The Swiss Franke Group has acquired an interest of 25% in Duravit AG, the German manufacturer of designer bathrooms and wellbeing systems. As part of the strategic partnership, the two companies plan to mutually develop innovative product series for the bathroom and kitchen area under their respective brands. This serves as the basis for further expansion and strengthening Read more...
CP Kukreja Awards for Design Excellence, a prestigious design competition conducted by the Foundation for Design Excellence in collaboration with Acetech and the Government of Finland, is back again. The competition invites young minds to re-imagine the future of our cities and submit bold, smart, efficient, and economic solutions to this dire problem Read more...
Furlenco Furniture
Online furniture rental company, Furlenco, is looking to expand to more cities with new products lines. Founded in 2012, the company has received $6 million from its parent company. It currently provides services in Bengaluru, Mumbai, and Pune and plans Read more...
Sewage Sludge Concrete
The scientists in Malaysia have discovered that dried sewage sludge could be recycled by adding it to cement to make concrete. Sludge disposal options in the country have been limited due to environmental regulations. According to the scientists, while there is a potential Read more...
Kone Elevator
Kone Corporation, the 8.6 billion euro finish escalator and elevator major is setting up a new plant near Sriperumbudur. We have been selling in India for the last 25 years and continue to expand our volume. Considering the long-term need for volume, we are building a large facility Read more...