Stamped Concrete

Stamped Concrete
Stamped concrete is color, pattern and texture embossed onto the surface of concrete before it fully dries. This process allows one to create the look of pavers, tiles, bricks and even wood, onto standard Read More...

Onward Chemicals Introduces FIBREX™ GLUED STEEL FIBERS

Onward Chemicals FIBREX™ GLUED STEEL FIBERS
Glued Steel Fibers are cold drawn steel fibers, glued together to form bundles and deformed to have hooked ends. They are manufactured by repeated mechanical drawing of low carbon steel wire rods, until the specified thickness is Read More...

In-Place Concrete Strength and Temperature: The Science of Maturity

In-Place Concrete Strength and Temperature: The Science of Maturity
One of the most important questions on any concrete construction project is "What is the strength of that concrete right now?" To answer that, contractors usually break concrete test samples (cylinders, cubes Read More...

Causes for Accelerated Structural Deterioration of Reinforced Concrete

Causes for Accelerated Structural Deterioration of Reinforced Concrete
In India, we come across many old buildings needing major repairs or go early in to a state of dilapidation condition to make them unfit for occupation. However, if a building has given about 25 to 30 years Read More...

Repair, rehabilitation techniques/systems for concrete structure

Repair, rehabilitation techniques
Versatility of Concrete is an established fact on account of its mouldability and durability. This makes it attractive for use in varied exposure conditions. Vulnerability of concrete to deterioration Read More...

Causes of Deterioration for Concrete and Masonry Structures

Causes of Deterioration for Concrete
The inadequate performance of constructed facilities is a cause for concern even for the most advanced of the nations in the world. The losses in downtime in itself, without even considering the effects Read More...

A Review on Consolidants for Repair of Deteriorated Structures

Deteriorated Structures
The concept of consolidation arises a possibility to keep the original artwork in original form. Hence, restoration process is the judgement of repair material which should be compatible with the existing Read More...

Elastomeric Coating

Elastomeric Coating
ELASTOMERIC COATING is a flexible protective coating based on styrene – acrylic copolymer for exterior or interior use. Applied as a liquid, it cures to form a durable, protective, waterproof membrane. It is Read More...

Effect of Mixing Methods in Behavior of Flyash Concrete

Effect of Mixing Methods in Behavior of Flyash Concrete
Fly ash is a good pozzolanic mineral admixture, which can replace large quantity of cement in the concrete. The positive effects of using fly ash in concrete are better quality of concrete, eco-friendly and preservation of resources Read More...

Chembond : Building Bonds for a Better Tomorrow

K- Fix Chemicals
Chembond Chemicals Limited is a known name in India, manufacturing a diverse range of specialty chemicals like – water treatment, metal treatment, construction chemicals, high performance coatings and industrial biotech products. Read More...

Supreme’s DURAble Waterproofing Solutions

Supreme DURAble Waterproofing Solutions
Supreme Industries, which has been offering durable, cost-effective and environment-friendly products for the construction industry for over six decades, counts its products - DURAboard HD100, DURAmembrane INSUshieldd Read More...

EPDM Membrane Waterproofing

EPDM Membrane Waterproofing
EPDM membrane is a lightweight, durable and weatherproof single-ply waterproofing membrane perfect for a wide variety of applications. It is an effective and high performance waterproofing system for Read More...

Civil Engineering | Properties of Concrete | Civil Engineering

In the past 60 years, significant changes have taken place in the type, properties of concrete and its constituent materials. During the 1940’s to 2000’s substantial basic research was conducted in the United States and many other Countries which produced a thorough understanding of the properties of concrete materials, such as cement and aggregates Read More...

Polypropylene Fiber Reinforced Concrete : An Overview

Polypropylene Fiber Reinforced Concrete : An Overview
The capability of durable structure to resist weathering action, chemical attack, abrasion and other degradation processes during its service life with the minimal maintenance is equally Read More...

Performance of Hybrid Fibre Reinforced Concrete

Performance of Hybrid Fibre Reinforced Concrete
This paper focuses on the experimental investigation carried out on hybrid fibre reinforced concrete (combination of hooked end dramix steel fibre and a non-metallic recron‘3s - polyester fibre) up Read More...

Ready-Mixed Concrete Plant: Analysis of Sludge Formed

Ready-Mixed Concrete Plant: Analysis of Sludge Formed
Ready-Mixed concrete is used in the civil engineering and construction business, for example: bridge, free way, dam and buildings. In Ready-Mix Concrete plant, concrete is produced at plant and it is delivered to Read More...

Illustration of Mix Design of Concrete by ISI Method

Illustration of Mix Design of Concrete by ISI Method
The concrete is widely used construction material. The main ingredient of the concrete is cement, aggregates, water and admixtures. Due to the varying properties of the materials used in concrete Read More...

Galvanizing - Past & Present

Galvanizing
Corrosion annually costs the U.S. economy 3.2 percent of the gross national product, over $279 billion. Indirect costs to the public could raise the percentage to as much as 6 percent. Some indirect costs Read More...

High Performance Concrete

High Performance Concrete
Concrete is the most versatile man made material of our times. As a material, its use today in the world is second only to water. This is because of its mouldability when fresh and its strength and durability characteristic when set Read More...

Indian Construction Chemicals : Spotting the Bonds and Breaks

Indian Construction Chemicals
While products like waterproofing compounds and solutions are checked out by home owners and repair workers alike, knowledge of the benefits of sophisticated Construction Chemicals products Read More...

Moisture Free Installation of Natural Stones

MYK Laticrete
Natural stone like Granite, marble, sand stone has long enjoyed use as an exterior and interior cladding, flooring material because of its inherent strength, abrasion resistance and superior weathering durability Read More...

Sustainability Initiatives for the Construction Industry in India

Sustainability Initiatives for the Construction Industry in India
Dr. S. K. Manjrekar, Immediate Past President, India Chapter of American Concrete Institute (ACI) and General Council members of BAI from Mumbai Centre was the keynote speaker at 'ACI Concrete Sustainability Forum III' held in Pittsburgh, USA. He addressed the Read More...

The Supreme Industries Launches DURAmembrane

Supreme Industries DURAmembrane
With over six decades of experience in providing innovative and cost effective solutions, Supreme Industries takes pride in being an undisputed leader in India's Plastic Industry. The Company's endeavour is Read More...

Solution for Basement Waterproofing

Basement Waterproofing
For the past 50 years Fosroc being world leader in construction chemical industry, and recognized as an effective solution provider in all areas of construction. Fosroc quality product can be found in nearly every major project around Read More...

Strength of Concrete vs Grades of Cement

Cements of different grades viz. 43 OPC (IS–8112)1, 53 OPC (IS-12269)2 and Portland Pozzolana cement (fly ash based), IS-1489 Part I3 etc. with different brand names are available in the market. However, when tested in the laboratory these cements do not give the strength corresponding to their grades in case of OPCs and markings such as 43 MPa Read More...

Plastic Mixed Reinforced Concrete - Behaviour

Plastic Mixed Reinforced Concrete - Behaviour
One of the main environmental problem today is the disposal of the waste plastics. The use of plastics in various places as packing materials and the products such as bottles, polythene sheets, containers Read More...

Cement Grouting to improve Bearing Capacity

Cement Grouting to improve Bearing Capacity
The land cost is increasing tremendously and decreasing availability of good construction site is building up pressure on the engineers to utilize even the poorest site either by providing special Read More...

Solution for Podium Slab Waterproofing

Podium Slab Waterproofing
For the past 50 years, Fosroc being world leader in construction chemical industry, has been recognised as an effective solution provider in all areas of construction. Fosroc quality product can be found in nearly every major project Read More...

3M Extreme Sealing Tape for Roof Sealing Application

Extreme Sealing
Increasingly, as every part of Construction Industry is leaning towards "Green" the roofing is moving towards more light transmittable material. What better way to conserve energy but Read More...

Significance of Curing of Concrete for Durability of Structures

Significance of Curing of Concrete for Durability of Structures
Concrete failures at site are associated to several reasons; right from concrete mix design, properties of materials used, mixing, placing, compaction, curing procedures and many more. There are many misconceptions about Read More...
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