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HCC achieves tunnel boring on crucial Delhi Metro III project

Infrastructure major, Hindustan Construction Company (HCC) successfully achieved a major breakthrough by day lighting the tunnel on Dwarka-Najafgarh metro corridor. The 665-meter tunnel is part of the ambitious phase III of Delhi Metro.

The tunnel day-lighting event was witnessed by Dr. Mangu singh (MD), Shri Jitendra Tyagi (DW) and Shri Rajan Kataria (CPM).

The Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) was launched at shaft near Sai Baba Temple and emerged out at the shaft near Hanuman Temple of Najafgarh. The same TBM will once again be deployed at the Human Temple end to dig another tunnel parallel to the tunnel completed today.

This is the third contract for underground metro being executed by HCC since October 2012 under the phase III of Delhi Metro. HCC has already completed three contracts under phase I and phase II of the Delhi Metro.

The scope of work for Package CC-66, which is underway, includes construction of 224 meter open ramp, 219 meter covered ramp  including a launching shaft, tunnel by EPBM method for 665 meter length, Cut & Cover 198 meter and station box of 288 meter. The contract also includes construction of one of the biggest underground station namely Najafgarh which is 290 meters long and 30 meters in width.

Arun Karambelkar, President and Whole Time Director, HCC Ltd, said “Overcoming all odds, the HCC project team sustained round-the-clock work to achieve this milestone. HCC has been undertaking challenging assignments in underground metro development and repeat order from DMRC reflects our ability to execute complex projects.”


JSW Cement awarded as “The Best Enterprise Award” at Europe Business Assembly

JSW Cement, one of the leading cement brands of India has been awarded “The Best Enterprise Award” at the Europe Business Assembly (EBA). EBA is an international organisation working towards promoting collaboration, innovation and development for business and education worldwide. JSW Cement has been awarded for its strong position on the international market, their desire to continue international expansion and welfare of their workers as well as the high quality of goods and customer satisfaction which they provide.

The awards were held on the 29th of June, 2016 in Bad-Ems, Germany. Amongst the organisers of the forum there was European Medical Association (EMA), Belgium, a distinguished professional healthcare association founded by doctors for doctors aiming to add European dimension to their professional and social life. Key-notes were made by Honourable members of the Academic Union Oxford. The Official Partner of the event was CRDB Bank Plc (Tanzania), the distinguished member and partner of the Europe Business Assembly

Mr Rahul Akkara, Vice President, Strategy & Brand said,” We are extremely happy and honoured to have been recognized by the Europe Business Assembly with ‘The Best Enterprise’ award. This esteemed global recognition motivates JSW Cement to continue working towards achieving our goal to be the global leader in the cement industry by delivering best quality goods and services.


Supreme Holdings and Hospitality (India) Ltd. forays into Real Estate

Belmac, the real estate arm of Supreme Holdings and Hospitality (India) Ltd., today announced the launch of its first premium residential project, Belmac Residences in Pune. Located at Wadgaon Sheri, the project offers an ideal combination of staying connected to the city and also promises a great neighbourhood, due to its proximity to Kalyani Nagar and Viman Nagar. Spread across 6 acres and 1 acre per building, this residential project consists of G+15 storey towers ranging from 2BHKs and 3BHKs. Offering a floor area of 1400 sq. ft to 3200 sq. ft., the apartments are priced at 1.22 cr. and 1.9 cr. for 2 & 3 BHK respectively.  The project covers a total of 1, 60,000 sq. ft. landscape area with 12 acres of land for PMC garden right opposite to the project site.

Speaking at the launch, Mr. Prateek Jatia, Executive Director, Belmac said, “We at Belmac are excited to launch our first project in Pune. We believe that Pune market has a great potential and is one of the most important real estate market. We look forward to building our presence here. The launch of Belmac Residences is in line with our strategy of establishing a strong footprint in large developing markets across the country. ”n


British High Commissioner visits JCB factory in Delhi

The British High Commissioner to India, Sir Dominic Asquith KCMG, visited JCB India Headquarters on the 16th of June 2016. The High Commissioner was on an official visit to JCB India Limited, India’s leading manufacturer of earthmovingand constructionproducts.

Visiting the JCB Headquarters, he said, “JCB has had a remarkable story of manufacturing in India through its journey spanning over three decades. These yellow diggers are contributing immensely to India’s infrastructure and I am delighted to be here at JCB’s state-of-the-art facility at Delhi.”

Speaking on the occasion, JCB India Limited’s MD and CEO, Mr. Vipin Sondhi said, “It is a great privilege for JCB to have Sir Dominic Asquith with us at the world’s largest Backhoe Loader manufacturing plant. During this visit JCB was able to showcase its commitment to the Make in India program through investments in manufacturing, technology and skills”.

Sir Dominic AsquithKCMG will also visit other JCB facilities at Jaipur and Pune over his two day program.


The new Terex® Cedarapids CRC1150

portable cone plant delivers big production at a practical price. The highly mobile plant features the new TC1150 cone crusher that utilizes high efficiency roller bearings and boasts several notable advancements that enhance performance and functionality. New key features include automated cone controls and larger closed side settings. The crusher is powered by a 300 hp motor and drive, all mounted on a rubber isolated frame. The plant includes an oversize cone feed hopper extension with overflow chute, “straight-line” undercrusher conveyor, metal detector, and service platforms. Easy maintenance features include conveniently located grease banks and a ground access cone lubrication module.

The new Terex® Cedarapids CRH1313R delivers big production and has the versatility to handle rock crushing, concrete recycling, and asphalt recycling. The highly mobile plant is a complete stand-alone closed-circuit unit with three product capability. The plant features a high production Cedarapids IP1313 impactor with a 3 or 4 bar 50” (1270 mm) rotor powered by a Tier 4, 450 hp (335 kW) diesel engine, direct drive to crusher, and 200 hp (150 kW) generator. Uptime is maximized with a heavy-duty undercrusher pan feeder that protects the conveyor belt from damage by absorbing the high velocity discharge from the crusher. More capacity is possible because of the 5’x16’ (1515 x 4875mm) patent-pending dual-slope 2-deck screen which handles heavier loads. In addition, the capability to return both screen deck products to the crusher maximizes production. A rugged 48” x 16’ (1220 x 4875 mm) high-stroke Cedarapids “Advantage” feeder with 60” (1525 mm) grizzly bar or optional stepped tine style grizzly section feeds the impactor. The new CRH1313R portable impactor/screen plant is simple to operate, quick to set up, and easy to transport


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