Surveyor’s Day: profession of the brave
An architect designs buildings, a constructor builds them. The work of a surveyor is not so obvious. But not a single construction project can do without a surveyor. It is him who must study in details the construction site long before the construction itself starts: carry out geodetic, geological, hydrometeorological, environmental and geotechnical studies. More than that, he must investigate underground waters, the ground under the foundation of the future building, fulfil the analysis of soil contamination. All these activities provide for careful location of construction objects and prevent from the hazardous processes’ development. The peculiarities of the profession of a surveyor and the problems existing in the field of survey conducting were discussed at the recent event of Surveyor’s Day sponsored by NOPRIZ – National Association of Designers and Surveyors.
World Cup 2018: 12 stadiums finished, 108 in the ether
Every day the countdown continues for the opening of the World Football Championship, which will take place in Russia in 2018. The question of whether the country will manage to do everything in time during these crisis-ridden times is worrying everybody.
Only 9 steps to all your permits
With the new “9 steps from a project to an object” program, Moscow will save budget money and developers’ money
Will Moscow become the capital of composites in Russia?
A composite cluster has been created in Moscow. Will that allow the production and consumption of composites to achieve a qualitatively new level? A Moscow composite cluster has been created with the support of the Ministry of Economic Development, the Ministry of Trade and Industry and the Moscow government. The creation of the cluster will allow the production and consumption of composites in the capital to achieve a qualitatively new level and will give the city the status of being the all-Russia capital of composites.
Summer in Crimea: will they manage to build everything as planned?
Large-scale financing for the development of the Republic of Crimea is to be allocated from the federal budget. Will the builders manage to use the money efficiently? An exclusive interview with the Minister of Construction and Architecture of the Republic of Crimea about the prospects for the development of the Crimean construction complex. Crimea is one part of the Russian Federation which is to be significantly developed. What is being constructed, reconstructed and upgraded? We asked the Minister of Construction and Architecture of the Republic of Crimea, Sergei Kononov.