Editorial

Letter from the Publisher

With this issue, we celebrate our twentieth anniversary. We take this opportunity to reflect on the journey of infrastructure development in India. The issue provides a view of the past 20 years – progress, setbacks, […]

Spotlight

20 Landmark Projects: Marking milestones

In the past two decades, the infrastructure sector has witnessed the commissioning of landmark projects, some of which are no less than engineering marvels, beating all construction odds, setting new technology benchmarks and making a […]

Infrastructure Finance

Sector Review: Phases of highs and lows

In the 1990s, infrastructure projects were financed primarily through budgetary allocations and long-term debt provided by development financial institutions (DFIs). However, with the withering away of DFIs and the emerging role of commercial banks in […]

Power

Sector Review: A paradigm shift

The power sector has undergone much transformation in the past 20 years. Significant legislative reforms including the Electricity Act, 2003, unbundling of state electricity boards (SEBs) and the formation of regulatory commissions, undertaken during the […]

Ports & Shipping

Sector Review: Undergoing a sea change

Over the past two decades, the port sector in India has undergone significant changes with the introduction of new policies, amendments to existing policies, increase in cargo traffic, spurt in private participation, and the development […]