India’s Tallest ATC tower to open in December

A new air traffic control (ATC) tower is expected to begin operations in December at Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi, India. The tower is considerably taller than the airport's existing 60m-high tower, which was built in 1999. Constructed at a cost of Rs3.5bn ($53.8m), the structure will be the seventh tallest ATC tower in … Continue reading India’s Tallest ATC tower to open in December

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What is High Performance Concrete (HPC)?

High- Performance Concrete (HPC) contains mineral components and chemical admixtures having very specific characteristics, which give specific properties to the concrete. HPC has achieved the maximum compressive strength in its existing form of microstructure. The requirements for HPC used for the nuclear waste containment structures of Indian Nuclear Power Plants are normal compressive strength, moderate … Continue reading What is High Performance Concrete (HPC)?

What is Reactive Powder Concrete (RPC)?

Reactive Powder Concrete(RPC) is a developing composite material that will allow the concrete industry to optimize material use, generate economic benefits, and build structures that are strong, durable, and sensitive to environment. Reactive Powder Concrete was developed in France in the early 1990s and the world's first Reactive Powder Concrete Structure, the Sherbrooke Bridge in … Continue reading What is Reactive Powder Concrete (RPC)?