Punjab approves new building rules to boost construction industry

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHANDIGARH The Punjab Cabinet, led by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, on Saturday paved the way for easing of building rules to give a further boost to the construction industry while facilitating better urban planning and development in the state. The cabinet stamped its approval on the Punjab Urban

Innovative Building Construction Materials

By Murari Chaturvedi (Founder,Editor Accommodation Times) Accommodation Times, is the only newspaper in India, which is shouting since decades to give ‘industry status’ to the building construction industry. But so far, nothing is being done in this regard. The government has granted industry status to the Indian Film Industry, but nothing is

Accommodation Times successfully completes 2nd Innovative Construction Material Awards celebration & 1st Tall Building Congress

By Accommodation Times News Service Once again Accommodation Times hosted a successful event on 1st Tall Building Congress 2016 a very interactive and deep through knowledgeable Panel Discussion and Award Ceremony. Taking the 30 years tradition of glorious award ceremony to the next level publication organised its 2nd Innovative Construction Material

Technological innovations in construction propel green building concepts

Accommodation Times News Services By Mr. Shabbir Kanchwala, Senior Vice President, K Raheja Corp I am reminded of the words of Al Gore, “As more and more people understand what’s at stake, they become a part of the solution and share both in challenges and opportunities presented by the climate crisis.” At the time when the

Redevelopment and reconstruction of old, dilapidated, and unsafe buildings in the CRZ-II area shall be allowed

By Accommodation Times News Services Special Consideration under CRZ The 1991 Notification provided for the uniform regulation of the coastal areas in the entire country irrespective of the environmental diversity, socio-economic conditions, developmental pressures etc. In the 2011 Notification special provisions have been inserted, keeping in view the diverse problems faced

Permission for any construction on the terrace of building:HC

By Accommodation Times Bureau Bombay High Court in its latest decision has said that if any company wants to put-up hoardings on the buildings it is mandatory to first take permission from RWA( Resident Welfare Association) and the people living on the top floors. Usually the resident of top floor if wants to construct

Use of Bamboo in Housing and Building Construction

By Accommodation Times *By Alok Deshwal, PIB Wood has been used for centuries as a common material in construction of buildings and other structures. Similarly Bamboo has a long and well established tradition for being used as a construction material throughout the tropical and sub-tropical regions of the world. With