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Building A New India Fortifying the Construction Industry - The Need of the Hour

Author Name: G Venkata Prasad | Format: Paperback | Genre : Technology & Engineering | Other Details

India has a promising opportunity to emerge as a dominant Economic Power. To accomplish this objective, two key prerequisites are essential: the infusion of greater investments to develop world-class infrastructure, and the establishment of a strong construction industry capable of executing large-scale projects within set timelines. 

"Building New India" is an all-encompassing publication that delves into the potential of India's construction industry, considering the significant impetus provided by the Indian government. Authored by G Venkata Prasad, a respected figure with over four decades of experience in the Indian construction industry, the book offers an analysis of the industry's current state and a roadmap for its future trajectory. It addresses critical concerns such as delays and cost overruns, skilled labour shortages, adoption of innovative technologies, climate change mitigation, and the development of efficient contracting capabilities. Additionally, the book places considerable emphasis on nurturing future leaders who can successfully spearhead major infrastructure projects. 

Drawing inspiration from global best practices across diverse domains, "Building New India" encourages India to set ambitious goals and overhaul its work practices. It underscores the importance of collaboration among all stakeholders to enhance the industry's efficiency and leverage its immense potential for the nation's advancement.  

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G Venkata Prasad

G Venkata Prasad draws upon an extensive career spanning over 35 years at L&T and an additional five years as the Director of Operations at the Deep Foundations Institute of India (DFII), a non-profit organization affiliated with DFI USA. Throughout his career, he has cultivated a profound expertise in the construction and real estate sectors. Presently, he shares his wealth of knowledge by providing consultation services to companies in these industries, assisting them in optimizing their overall organizational performance. 

Passionate about construction and real estate, G Venkata Prasad also devotes time to research and regularly authors insightful articles on these subjects. Beyond that, he actively engages in mentoring civil engineering and construction management students, imparting them with indispensable skills necessary for excelling in the industry.