Smart Solutions for Smart Cities

Smart Solutions for Smart Cities

We plan to seize the opportunity in a big way with our wide range of LED lighting products, including our newly launched Smart LED lights. Over the years, there has been a visible shift in India’s LED manufacturing scenario. The grey market has given way to indigenous manufacturing
More Than Just A Kitchen

More Than Just A Kitchen

The modular kitchen market in India is expanding as demand is no longer restricted to the upper middle-class. The growth in the per capita income of people, coupled with organised players offering services at affordable rates, are some of the factors that are giving a boost to
Designing For Nano Homes

Designing For Nano Homes

‘Small is beautiful’ is the new buzzword with Indian millennials when it comes to buying homes in metro cities. These young professionals are less focused on size and look for homes in locations close or well-connected to their workplaces so that their daily commute is reduced
Focus on Value, Not Cost

Focus on Value, Not Cost

The major hurdle in the industry is the lack of standardization of the waterproofing methods and also the numerous over the counter (OTC) products. If people randomly go for products endorsed by a celebrity and do not know the exact applications, then it
Controlled Cooling

Controlled Cooling

An HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) system is one of the most important systems in hotels and in the real estate industry. While designing a HVAC system, there are many details to be considered, with the three most important elements being energy conservation
FunderMax Adding Character to Buildings

FunderMax Adding Character to Buildings

The first impression is always important, and it is no different when it comes to buildings. The façade makes an important contribution in making a lasting impression of the building. ITES company’s global R&D centre in Bangalore is an example of one such iconic corporate
The W-hole Effect

The W-hole Effect

Perforated metal screens are valued elements in architecture and construction because of their versatility in terms of design aesthetics teamed with structurally strong properties. Their functionality in enabling light filtration and air circulation as well as recyclable attributes
Design, Build, Deliver

Design, Build, Deliver

Prefab is the future of construction in India. We can see many prefab multi-storey buildings (as high as 10 storeys) in Bangalore, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, and Delhi. Prefab is the fastest way to build a safe and quality assured structure that generates minimum pollution and makes
KEF's advanced Offsite Manufacturing

KEF's advanced Offsite Manufacturing

In offsite manufacturing, the planning, design, and fabrication of building elements are done in a controlled environment in a factory rather than on the construction site. The building elements are then transported to the location and put together onsite. While this process is
Built to Last

Built to Last

Sapa Building Systems India was approached to design and offer system for doors and glazing, while keeping the soul of the architecture and its functional aspects intact. Big leaf doors were to be integrated in the architecture, consisting of bottom panel as solid panel and top panel
Merits of uPVC

Merits of uPVC

There is rising trend in use of uPVC as fenestration material over traditional ones like aluminum, PVC, steel, and wood. Reasons such as affordability, higher security, weather resistance and other such factors have resulted in a growing market for uPVC windows and doors. uPVC has
The Feel-Good Factor

The Feel-Good Factor

Presently, since the Government is also stressing on healthcare and infra projects, requirement for HVAC for hospitals is on the rise. Large hospitals have total central systems, while small healthcare units have hybrid arrangement of VRF and chillers for OTs and ICUs. Similarly
Custom Create Doors & Windows

Custom Create Doors & Windows

Custom Create Doors & Windows Aluminium has a long lifespan and lasts for years without showing much wear and tear. The material stands up well to weather extremes yet retains its shiny look. If you live in areas that have high humidity or experience a lot of rain, it is best to select aluminium
Beyond The Four Walls

Beyond The Four Walls

There is a fundamental change in attitude toward the traditional office format as co-working as an alternate workspace concept catches the fancy of both medium and large organizations. According to Ramesh Nair, CEO & Country Head, JLL India, co-working is a disruptive business
Roofing Shingles for Sloped Roofs

Roofing Shingles for Sloped Roofs

Increase in awareness about multi-comfort living environment and sustainable design has spurred architects and builders to experiment with new ideas and novel roofing solutions. Roofs, today, are designed not only to be strong and watertight, but also to be lightweight yet sturdy