IL&FS Transportation Networks Limited

IL&FS Transportation Networks Limited

By Vrushti Mawani - May 05, 2011

Company Profile of IL & FS Transportation Networks Limited Produced by Rachel Allen Building Better Networks IL&FS Transportation Networks Limited (ITNL), promoted in Novem

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U.S Housing shows Recovery; New Home Sales rise by 11.1%

U.S Housing shows Recovery; New Home Sales rise by 11.1%

By Tom Parker - Apr 25, 2011

Following three straight months of declining new home sales, the American housing market displayed a small recovery in the month of March, with an 11.1% rise in the number of new h

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Swim in Bliss – 55 stories high! Marina Bay Sands’ Infinity Pool

Swim in Bliss – 55 stories high! Marina Bay Sands’ Infinity Pool

By Vrushti Mawani - Apr 19, 2011

One of Moshe Safdie’s “first principles” that form the basis of his design philosophy – “humanizing the megascale” takes on an entirely new dimension when considere

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Eco-friendly Fake Hills in Beihai, China: MAD Architects

Eco-friendly Fake Hills in Beihai, China: MAD Architects

By Vrushti Mawani - Apr 06, 2011

This Chinese firm, with its “MAD”-ly distinct sustainable building designs has managed to carve a niche for itself for sure. MAD Architects’ under-construction Fake Hills pro

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Virtualising Mumbai. The Cybertecture Egg by James Law & Ove Arup

Virtualising Mumbai. The Cybertecture Egg by James Law & Ove Arup

By Vrushti Mawani - Mar 28, 2011

Think Mumbai; what’s the first few visuals that flash by ? “Super-populated”, “ridden with slums and poverty”, “people living and working in exceedingly tiny depressing

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Japan's Construction Index surges on Reconstruction Demand Prospects

Japan's Construction Index surges on Reconstruction Demand Prospects

By Tom Parker - Mar 15, 2011

Kajima, Taisei see Record Highs Japan’s largest construction firm, Kajima, rose 22% to 259 yen, the biggest increase since Oct. 14, 2008, while the nation’s third-largest build

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Noah’s Ark Re-jigged

Noah’s Ark Re-jigged

By Vrushti Mawani - Mar 14, 2011

This giant floating steel-and-glass-vertical-doughnut hotel, claiming to offer a self-sustained environment, its lower half immersed in water and its upper half afloat, is nothing

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Strabag

Strabag

By Anna Domanska - Mar 03, 2011

On its way to the top STRABAG is one of Europe’s leading construction groups. With approximately 75,500 employees, STRABAG posted an output volume of around € 13.0 billion in 2

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California Desert Dreaming: Boom, much more than just a mirage

California Desert Dreaming: Boom, much more than just a mirage

By Vrushti Mawani - Feb 14, 2011

 A community for gay retirees in the Californian desert, Boom is about “inclusion, not seclusion; … living, not retiring”. A $250 million project being financed by Lo

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