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...

VINNAPAS® Polmyer Powders

VINNAPAS Polmyer Powders
Usually invisible, but always indispensable: WACKER's polymer dispersible powders have been leaving their mark on the construction industry for 50 years. Enabling high-quality mineral building materials with precisely Read More...

Eco-Friendly Thermolastic Protective Coating

Thermolastic  Protective Coating
Thermacoat™ is an advanced water based acrylic latex coating that is temperature insulating and acts as a water proofing barrier coating. It is cost effective, easy to apply and can save 30% or more in energy costs. While other 'white' / elastomeric Read More...

Savcor India Offers Protection of Corroding RC Structure

Savcor India RC Structure Protection
Chloride extraction or desalination is a proven technology for the protection of reinforced concrete structural members of pulp mills in the paper industry. Pulp mills are large industrial facilities that convert timber, wood Read More...

Numerical Study for Retrofitting of RC Columns for Blast Loading

Numerical Study for Retrofitting
The paper presents the effect of blast loads generated as a result of explosive charges on the existing exterior reinforced concrete (RC) circular column of a typical building. A wide range of parametric Read More...

Fiber Reinforced Polymer Composites

Fiber Reinforced Polymer Composites
To meet up the requirements of advanced infrastructure, new innovative materials/ technologies in construction industry has started to making its way. Any technology or material has its limitations Read More...

Retrofitting of Concrete Buildings Using Steel

Retrofitting of Concrete Buildings
The retrofitting becomes necessary to enhance the performance of structures including those encountered loss of strength due to deterioration or which have crossed their expected life. The success Read More...

Condition Assessment and Distress-diagnostic Techniques

Distress-diagnostic Techniques
This paper discusses the critical requirement of the correct condition assessment of concrete structures and an open minded approach to assess the cause of structural distresses and related symptoms Read More...

Foundation Practices & Rehabilitation of Structures on Expansive Soils

cracks in exterior walls
Expansive soils popularly known as Black cotton soils in India are highly problematic, as they swell on absorption of water and shrink on evaporation thereof. Because of this alternate swell and shrinkage Read More...

Structural Strengthening of Brick Masonry Walls

Brick Masonry Walls
A sprawling palace complex built in 1893 and belonging to the Nizam family, rulers of the erstwhile princely state of Hyderabad in India, is currently being developed as a luxury heritage palace hotel by a Read More...

Repair and Rehabilitation of Sewage Treatment Plants

Repair Rehabilitation of Sewage Treatment Plants
The repair and rehabilitation of civil structures of sewage treatment plants (20 & 40 MGD and 4 digesters of 12 MGD) at Keshopur in Delhi has been taken up with a basic view to ensure that by doing so it is Read More...

Multi-sustainable Ferrocement Concrete Technology

Multi-sustainable Ferrocement Concrete Technology
Reinforced Cement Concrete is the material of construction used today alongwith steel construction. Inspite of its wide-spread use, the lacuna is the requirement of waterproofing and repairs after every few years has been persisting Read More...

Treatise on Condition Surveys for Concrete and Masonry Structures

Surveys for Concrete and Masonry Structures
Condition assessments of structures are performed for various purposes and for various causes. Consultants who are involved in repairs/retrofitting of structures should possess knowledge and Read More...

Techniques for Concrete Quality Measurements

Techniques for Concrete Quality Measurements
This method of testing was originally developed for use on concrete and the published accounts of its application are concerned predominately with this material. A considerable volume of literature has Read More...

Cutting Edge Solutions for Waterproofing and Underdeck Insulation

Cutting Edge Solutions for Waterproofing and Underdeck Insulation
Establish in 1942, Supreme Industries Ltd. pioneered path-breaking plastics products by offering advanced solutions for various industries. Atul Khanna, GM - Thermal Insulation Division and Ajay Mohta, GM – Construction Accessories Division of The Supreme Industries Ltd., Read More...

Indian Scenario of Repair and Exhaustive Referencing

Repair and Exhaustive Referencing
Repair industry in India and for that matter throughout the world is like the story of an elephant that is described by seven blind people. Whichever part of the elephant comes in the hands of a blind Read More...

Modern Waterproofing Group

Modern Waterproofing Group
Modern Waterproofing Group has a long history in the waterproofing industry since 1950s and is providing all types of insulation such as APP & SBS modified Bituminous Waterproofing Membrane, Spunbond Polyester Geotextile Read More...

Texsa Offers Range of Waterproofing Membranes

Texsa Waterproofing Membranes
Texsa India Ltd, one of the leading manufacturers of various types of bitumens membranes (Moply, Morterplas, Texself etc) and synthetic membranes (Vinitex-PVC membrane and "Texalon-TPO membranes) also offer a wide range of LAMs to choose Read More...

Effect of Humidity and Temperature on Properties of High Performance Concrete

Effect of Humidity and Temperature  on Properties of High Performance Concrete
High performance concrete (HPC) has been used more widely in recent years due to the increasing demand for durable concrete. Structures that are exposed to aggressive environments reveal that high strength concrete alone cannot Read More...

Precast Ferrocement Roofing Units

Precast Ferrocement  Roofing Units
Ferrocement is one of the most suitable construction materials for roofing systems is Precast or cast in situ form. It offers high strength, resistance against ingress/seepage of water, high crack resistance and can offer solution Read More...
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Indian Infrastructure & Tenders Week

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