Russia and Japan begin to cooperate on “Smart Cities”
Speaking at the 9th meeting of the Russian-Japanese working group on urban issues, Russia's Deputy Construction Minister Andrey Tchibis said that an agreement was reached between Russia and Japan on cooperation within the “Smart City” project.
Rosatom to build Center for Nuclear Science and Technology in Zambia
Within the framework of the 2018 Atomexpo international forum in Sochi, a contract was signed between the Russian state nuclear corporation Rosatom and Zambia on the construction of the Center for Nuclear Science and Technology in this South African state.
Russian regulatory agency approves Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project
The Directorate-General for State Environmental Review of the Russian Federation (Glavgosexpertiza) has studied the documentation for the construction of Nord Stream 2 pipeline, through which gas will be delivered from Russia to Germany, the agency told Construction.RU today.
Mechanisms of construction: in the USSR, in the West — and what is now in Russia?
The October Revolution centennial is a moment to reflect on how the Soviet construction industry worked. What mechanisms, in the light of the current state of the construction sector, are considered to be the most effective. What Soviet experiences are close to modern foreign practices and how to use the lessons learned in solving our vital problems. We talked about all of this with the honorary builder of the Russian Federation, government award holder, Doctor of Technical Sciences and Professor at the Moscow State University of Civil Engineering (MGSU), Azary Abramovich Lapidus.