Construction Technology: The need of the hour!

CW is organising the CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY SUMMIT on July 22-23, 2021, virtually to identify proven, innovative and globally established construction technologies. Read more...

Saudi’s Alfanar acquires wind turbine maker Senvion India from Senvion

Senvion India will provide full EPC and O&M solutions for wind power projects to customers in India. Riyadh-based Alfanar holds 600 MW capacity in India won via auctions conducted by SECI. Read more...

Maire Tecnimont bags $170 million EPCC contract from IOCL

The contract with IOCL is for the implementation of a new polypropylene plant and related facilities in Barauni, Bihar. Tecnimont S.p.A. and its Indian entity, Tecnimont Pvt Ltd will execute the contract. Read more...

Tecnimont and Siemens sign MoU for digital predictive maintenance services

The tools will improve plant operability and reduce maintenance costs. The two companies will work together on feasibility studies and identify clients to promote the application of the technology. Read more...

New DRDO Procurement Manual 2020 encourages participation of MSMEs, start-ups

The new DRDO Procurement Manual will facilitate the indigenous defence industry by simplifying the processes and ensure their participation in design and development activities. Read more...

IPF Buyer-Seller Summit: Fulfilling Make in India goals

The virtual Summit - which saw participations from Defence Investor Sell (MoD), SAIL, Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd, Godrej & Boyce and Vedanta Aluminium - enlightened vendors about procurement strategies of big buyers and help MSMEs be part of their supply-chain. Read more...

GeM has potential to reach Rs 5-7 trillion in GMV: Talleen Kumar

In this interview with Rakesh Rao, Talleen Kumar, IAS, CEO of Government e-Marketplace (GeM), which has annual sales of over Rs 630 billion in gross merchandise value (GMV), explains how GeM is making public procurement more transparent & efficient leading to creation of a vibrant buyer-seller ecosystem Read more...

Contractor of smart metering project in J&K drops Chinese supplier on REC arm’s directives

This follows an order, issued by Ministry of Power on July 2, 2020, mandating prior permission of GoI for any import of equipment/ components/parts from “prior reference” countries along with testing of the same in certified and designated laboratories. Read more...

India imposes restrictions on bidders from neighbouring countries for public procurement

IEEMA welcomes this government policy on bidding regulations for national security reasons. Bidders from these countries will be eligible only if they are registered with DPIIT. Government has provided relaxation for procurement of COVID medical supplies till December 31. Read more...

Siemens acquires C&S Electric for Rs 2100 cr to meet increasing electrification

In order to meet the increasing demand for electrification across industry, infrastructure and buildings in India, Siemens Ltd. has signed an agreement to acquire New Delhi-based C&S Electric Limited. Read more...

Leverage logistics to rack up profits

Samir Lambay offers insight into how organised logistics can help increase profits for modern businesses. Read more...

DIPP seeks industry inputs to increase local content in govt procurement

FICCI to submit the list of products that industry supplies to Government/PSUs along with the major raw materials/inputs/components/sub-assemblies of each of these supplied products Read more...

NLC India Ltd

NLC India Ltd (NLCIL) formerly Neyveli Lignite Corporation is a profit making, Government of India Enterprise involved in mining of lignite and generation of power through lignite based thermal power plants. NLCIL comes under administrative control of Ministry of Coal and serves as an important source of power generation to the states of Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Telangana, Rajasthan and Union Territory of Pondicherry. Read more...

Praj receives award in the green procurement practices category at ELSC Conclave 2017

Praj Industries, a global process solutions company, has secured procurement excellence award in the category of 'Best Green Procurement Initiative of the Year'. Girish Rishi, CEO of JDA Software and chief guest of the function, presented this award to Praj officials at the 11th Express Logistics & Supply Chain (ELSC) Conclave held in Mumbai. Read more...