Building and Construction

TBM world market

In the TBM world market, the demand for Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) Industry is anticipated to be high for the next six years.TBM consist of the rotating cutting wheel, called cutter head, followed by a main bearing, a thrust system and trailing support mechanisms. The type of machine used depends...

Earthmoving equipment, here the 10 world’s largest construction projects

Earthmoving equipment is the most important  asset for  the 10 of the world’s largest construction projects ranging from airports, dams, subways and industrial complexes to the International Space Station and its contemplated successors. These gigantic construction projects are unique for their unprecedented scale.  Al Maktoum Airport  – The Al Maktoum Airport,in...

Overwiew on the global stainless steel market

Stainless steel the metal of the 21st Century is less than a century old and has become an integral part of our everyday life. What about the global stainless steel market? It is categorized into four major applications: heavy industry, automotive and transportation, building and construction, and consumer goods. The...

Pilgrim Monument: more easy to reach thanks to the cable railway

The Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum, in Massachusetts, overlook all Provincetown from the High Pole Hill. It’s not easy for visitors climbing the hill and reaching the Pilgrim Monument, built in 1910 to commemorate the landing of the Pilgrims and 252 feet tall. So, the Provincetown Museum board has proposed constructing the...

TBMs also have traditions!

Every single one of Tunnel Boring Machines has a traditionally female name. It is a tradition, dating back to the 1500s when miners prayed to Saint Barbara to protect them from the dangers underground. During the third Century in Turkey, Barbara was brutally executed by her father because she secretly...