Monthly Archive:: December 2019

Roof cladding selection – new age material for special area application

By Manos De Design and selection of suitable material for cladding is a specialized science and the rigours of design are in many ways like structural design of the primary framing of a building that resist the loads. Cladding is the outermost skin of the building and its design is mostly dominated by consideration of […]

Low Grade Heat Utilisation

By Bharat Yadav Energy is utilised in the industry in different forms such as electricity, steam, and thermal.  One of the measures of sustainability is specific energy consumption. One of the energy conservation measures is to recover and utilise low grade heat energy in some form.  Here is an overview of low grade heat utilisation. A […]

Instrument Interface with Non-Metallic pipelines

By: Sunil Agarwal / Pankaj R. Nayak (Tata Consulting Engineers Limited) Non-Metallic pipelines Fiber reinforced plastics (FRP)  is a composite material made of a polymer matrix reinforced with fibers. Glass, Carbon, Aramid etc. can be used as a fiber of the composite and the Polyester, Vinyl ester or Epoxy plastics acts as a thermosetting resin. Fiberglass (GRP) is one type of […]

Information And Communication Technology For Smart Bus Shelter

C SAILAJA Technology Principal, TCEL, Chennai An intelligent transportation system (ITS) is an advanced application of ICT in the transport sector providing ‘Smarter’ methods to make travel a more safer & coordinated experience to the public. It involves advanced networking technologies, thereby interfacing with other applications such as traffic management, Parking management etc. to provide amenities at […]