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...

Effect of Blended Fly ash and Superplasticizer on Strength of Cement

Fly ash is a byproduct of the combustion of the pulverized coal in thermal power plants. Fly ash collected from each hopper in the ESP system are transported and stored in the silo. It is known that the properties of fly ashes collected from each hopper in an ESP system varies as we move from the boiler (Hemming et al., 1994; Itskos et al., 2009 Read More...

Cohesive Soil and Fly Ash Mixture As Wall Filling Material

The performance of filling material and its interface friction properties with the geosynthetics would directly influence the application properties of the geosynthetics reinforced earth retaining walls. Through Triaxial test experiments performance include studies of shear parameters of cohesive soil and fly ash mixture in this paper. The results indicate that Read More...

Potential Benefits of Flyash in Attaining the Workability of Silica

Building industry, is one of the key areas of infrastructure development & for catering to the requirements of building materials, we are dependent on natural resources. As natural resources are depleting day by day, we have to think of alternate measuries. Use of industrial wastes for this purpose is beneficial as by this, not only natural resources Read More...

Conibase® Infrastructure Waterproofing and Protection

BASF Construction Chemicals
BASF Construction Chemicals has developed a range of waterproofing, repair and protection systems utilising the latest cementitious, epoxy, polyurethane and composite technologies. Its Conibase® waterproofing systems have been developed to serve Read More...

Why Brick Bat Coba Not the Correct Method for Terrace Waterproofing?

Brick Bat Coba
India is having more than 4000 kms of coastal line. Generally, these coastal areas receive more than average rainfall in the rainy season. The homes in these coastal areas are, therefore, more prone Read More...

Water-Tight Construction with One-Component Dry-Mortar Systems

Dry-Mortar Systems
While essential for Indian farmers, the monsoon rains are a big problem for many house owners. Wet ceilings and moldy walls are common, and water penetration can even destroy supporting structures over a period of time. New Read More...

A Review of Waterproofing Systems

Waterproofing Systems
The waterproofing of buildings to prevent the ingress of water is an activity, which, perhaps is practiced in one form or the other, ever since the first building was built on earth. The methodology has Read More...

Ground Control in Hard Rock Using Fibre Reinforced Shotcrete

Fibre Reinforced Shotcrete
Fibre Reinforced Shotcrete (FRS) linings have been used for ground support in tunnels and mines for many years. Several guides exist on the use of shotcrete in general construction [1-3] and these Read More...

Waterproofing Chemicals & Systems - Market Overview

Waterproofing Chemicals
Increasing cost of construction coupled with rising costs of raw materials and labor have today led to the implementation of advanced waterproofing products and solutions for quality building Read More...

Utilization of Fly Ash in producing bricks from Cement

In Civil Engineering traditionally, we are using different materials in the form of building units. Some of the building units which we are using for construction are bricks and concrete blocks. Especially for bricks we have to use good plastic clay as primary raw material. This clay is often obtained from prime agricultural land, causing degradation as well Read More...

Concrete Overlays

Concrete Overlays
The need has never been greater for engineered strategies to preserve and maintain the nation's pavements. With shrinking budgets, ever increasing traffic volumes and loads, and the critical emerging focus on infrastructure sustainability Read More...
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New Building Material & Construction World
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Modern Green Structures & Architecture
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Lifting & Specialized Transport
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Indian Infrastructure & Tenders Week

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