Construction of Bridge Over River Yamuna

Construction of Bridge Over River Yamuna
The national capital territory of Delhi is bustling with construction activities. Apart from the preparatory works for the ensuing Commonwealth Games scheduled for 2010, Delhi is a fast growing city Read More...

A Study on Cable Stayed Footbridge

A Study on Cable Stayed Footbridge
Dr. S.V.Itti, Professor, Department of Civil Engg, K.L.E.S's College of Engg & Technology Belgaum, Ravishankar M. Madagouda, M.Tech Student. In the last decade, several investigations have been directed to condition assessment of cable Read More...

Water Highways The Aqueduct Wonders

Water Highways The Aqueduct Wonders
Getting water to where it is needed has been a concern from times immemorial. While early civilizations set themselves up close to water sources, there were difficulties as the settlement spread. Aqueducts or water bridges Read More...

Critical Review Points on the Design and Construction of Concrete Roads in India

Critical Review Points on the Design and Construction of Concrete Roads in India
The revival of the cement industry in the country coupled with other factors that have boosted the prospects of constructing road projects in the country has made the transportation engineers to sit together, and re-orient their pavement Read More...

Salient Drainage Design Aspects for Roads & Highways

Salient Drainage Design Aspects for Roads & Highways
Dr. S. S. Seehra, Chief Consultant, Roads & Highways SNC–LAVALIN SPAN Consultants (Member of the SNC–LAVALIN Group Inc.) & Former Director–Grade Scientist & Area Advisor, Central Road Research Institute, New Delhi Read More...

Tekla Structures 3D BIM Technology used in Rabale Railway Station

Rabale Railway Station
Rabale railway station located in the planned city of Navi Mumbai, is an extension to the Mumbai Suburban Rail Network. This new project line was proposed to offer connectivity between Thane and Navi Mumbai Read More...

Tekla India User Meet A Grand Success

Tekla India User Meet A Grand Success
Heralding new revolution in ever expanding Indian infrastructure sector,Tekla India user meet drew an overwhelming response from over 100 companies and a large number of software users. The three days meet held in Mumbai, was aimed at making the Read More...

Needed Characterization of Modified Binders in India

Needed Characterization of Modified Binders in India
The thermo mechanical properties of bituminous binder have a major effect on its subsequent in-service performance. The rheology of conventional binders is relatively simple and behavior can be Read More...

A Paradigm Shift

A Paradigm Shift
All the developed countries of the world, irrespective of their geographical and ideological barriers, have made a mark in the field of economic development and social upliftment only after putting in place Read More...

MIDAS India Establishes its R&D Centre in Mumbai

MIDAS India
MIDAS India has established a new office in Mumbai, to provide support and to distribute superior technology in India, Southwest Asia and Western Countries. Midas Software developed by the steel giants Read More...

Bentley Systems Launches Future Cities India 2020 Competition

Bentley Systems Future Cities India 2020
Bentley Systems together with the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India launched Future Cities India 2020, final competition 2008-2009, at the American Centre in New Delhi Read More...

Building Information Modeling for Construction

Building Information Modeling
The building was composed of thousands of parts and we (the project team) expected the contractor to take these multiple drawings and figure out how to construct the building Read More...

AceCad Software India: Building Information Modelling Concept

AceCad Software India
How can the often complex structural steelwork supply chain be organised to the benefit of all involved, enabling the necessary individual competitive advantages throughout contracting, whilst delivering complete project management facilities to the Engineering team? The answer lies in a very real and direct implementation Read More...

Digitizing Software

Nirvana Technologies has released PLUS-Replicam- Digitizing Software to Replicate Templates, version 1.xx. PLUS-Replicam is a digitizing software that helps generate accurate drawings of complicated shapes quickly from digital images. Just start with a photograph of your template, calibrate the image in PLUS-Replicam and trace the outline of the shape automatically or manually and save it as a DXF file Read More...

Bentley Releases STAAD.Pro 2007

Bentley's Research Engineers Solutions Center has released STAAD.Pro 2007 – Bentley's comprehensive structural analysis program for static, dynamic, or pushover analysis of bridges, containment structures, embedded structures (tunnels and culverts), pipe racks, steel, concrete, aluminum or timber buildings, transmission towers, stadiums, and other structures. The STAAD.Pro 2007 interoperable design software supports Read More...

‘QTY’ and ‘SUPER RATE ANALYSIS’

Demand for 'simpler' tools for engineering analysis, design, planning and control, is unceasing and ever growing. This is so mainly because of increasing complexities of tasks and decreasing durations to achieve them. Therefore, any tool or software that addresses both variety and time constraint becomes interesting. The subject software programs invite our interest for this reason. Read More...

AceCad Software India User Meeting 2008

AceCad Software India has grown dramatically over the past two years in line with the substantial worldwide demand for AceCad Software’s steelwork solutions. To strengthen links and serve & support our valued clients AceCad Software conducts annual ser meetings around the world in key markets. AceCad’s latest user meeting in South Africa on 22 July 2008 drew confirmed attendances from 90 companies. Read More...

Characteristic Analysis of Flyash and Micro Silica

Flyash is one of the promising pozzolanic materials that can be blended with Portland cement for the production of durable concrete and at the same time it is a value added product. Addition of flyash to Portland cement not only improves the strength of concrete, but also forms a calcium silicate hydrate (CSH) gel around the cement particles which is highly Read More...

Operational Maintenance Strategies for Roads and Highways

Operational Maintenance Strategies for Roads and Highways
Connectivity between towns, cities and different areas is an essential component in the development of a Nation. Roads and Railways provide this connectivity. High speed road corridors have been one Read More...

Practical Problems of Highway Construction in Black Cotton Soil Area

Practical Problems of Highway Construction in Black Cotton Soil Area
Black cotton soils are inorganic clays of medium to high compressibility and form a major soil group in India. They are characterized by high shrinkage and swelling properties. This Black cotton soils occurs mostly in the central and western parts Read More...

Steps to Improve Roads on Black Cotton Soils

Steps to Improve Roads on Black Cotton Soils
Generally, lands with black cotton soils are fertile and very good for agriculture, horticulture, sericulture and aquaculture. Good irrigation systems exist, rainfall is high and people are affluent in these areas Read More...

Structural Strength Enhancement of Rigid Pavement Using Scrap Steel Fibre Reinforcement

Structural Strength Enhancement of Rigid Pavement Using Scrap Steel Fibre Reinforcement
The performance of a pavement or overlay depends on the engineering properties of the material used in construction. The application of Steel Fibre Reinforced Concrete (SFRC) as composite matrix is potentially Read More...

Bridge Construction Management

Bridge Construction Management
Success of any project depends upon how best the activities are managed from conception till completion. There are various steps which add to in overall completion of the project viz. timely decision, timely approval of design, & drawings Read More...

Polypropylene Fiber Reinforced Precast Concrete Blocks for Roads and Pavements

Polypropylene Fiber Reinforced Precast Concrete Blocks for Roads and Pavements
Roads are important infrastructure providing connectivity between cities, towns and even villages. Though there are large number of unpaved roads connecting interior villages, paved roads are convenient Read More...

Durability of Concrete Bridges and Roadways

Durability of Concrete Bridges and Roadways
Much of the bridges and roadways construction is with concrete: reinforced and prestressed. This preference for concrete as a construction material stems from its strength, versatility, easy formability as well as the easy Read More...

Concrete Block Pavements for Roads

Concrete Block Pavements for Roads
Road surfaces may be paved or unpaved. Paved roads have flexible, rigid or a combination of the two types of surfaces. Rigid pavements consist of several types. They could be made from concrete; they could Read More...

Polymer and Steel Fiber Reinforced Concrete in Pavements

Polymer and Steel Fiber Reinforced Concrete in Pavements
Fiber reinforced concrete is defined as a composite material consisting of concrete reinforced with discrete randomly but uniformly dispersed short length fibers. The fibers can be made of steel, polymer or natural materials. Woven fabrics, long wires, bars, and Read More...

4/6 Laning Hyderabad – Vijayawada – Machilipatnam NH–9

4/6 Laning Hyderabad – Vijayawada – Machilipatnam NH–9
India’s NH-9 highway runs from Hyderabad, the capital city of state of Andhra Pradesh, to Machilipatnam, a port on the Bay of Bengal. As part of its National Highways Development Project, an ambitious four-phase program to upgrade Read More...

Rapid Construction of Dhansiri Bridge

Rapid Construction of Dhansiri Bridge
The army convoys originating from Rangapahar Army Cantonement (Dimapur, Nagaland) and proceeding towards NH-39, perforce had to pass through built up area of Dimapur town, causing avoidable inconvenience to the free and quick movement of the Read More...

Design & Construction of Yamuna Bridge

Design & Construction of Yamuna Bridge
The building of the two-track metro rail bridge across Yamuna exemplifies the expertise, planning and attitudinal excellence that has gone into the making of the Shahdara-Tis Hazari section of the Delhi Metro Read More...
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