Lightweight Fiber-Reinforced Houses

Lightweight Fiber-Reinforced Houses
lex Liew Chung Meng, an innovator of Lightweight Concrete Methodology (LCM) for low-cost housing, has been approached by a Kolkata-based construction company, which has secured an order to build 18,000 low-cost housing units. To Read More...

Water Management in High-Rise Buildings

Water Management in High-Rise Buildings
According to a recent report by Niti Aayog, India is suffering from the worst water crisis in its history, with around 600 million people facing severe water shortage. If this continues, there will be a 6% loss in the country's GDP Read More...

A Revolution in Concrete Floors-Free Movement (FM) and its Importance

A Revolution in Concrete Floors-Free Movement (FM) and its Importance
With growth and Industrialization, the demand of industries has been increasing, especially for the fast-track projects. Consequently, the importance of flooring (mainly concrete flooring) in the operation of the industries is Read More...

SMART HIGHWAYS

SMART HIGHWAYS
Smart living through smart products and services is today a worldwide trend being promoted by IT companies. These companies are putting lot of efforts and resources to create useful digital solutions for promoting business Read More...

National Institute of Securities Markets

National Institute of Securities Markets
National Institute of Securities Markets (NISM) is an educational initiative of SEBI (Securities Exchange Board of India). In securities markets, NISM is already recognised all over the world. NISM entrusted the work Read More...

Aerial Rope Transit - (Cable Car) for Public Transport

Aerial Rope Transit - (Cable Car) for Public Transport
Aerial Rope Transit - (Cable Car) for Public Transport Advanced transport technologies have improved mobility of men and materials in both normal and specific conditions. Numerous transit technologies have been Read More...

The New Rural Reality: Impact of Digitisation

The New Rural Reality: Impact of Digitisation
Tapan is a middle aged resident of Bhogpur village in District Purba Medinipur, 75 kms from Kolkata, involved in his traditional family business of farming. For several years he had been visiting his nearest Read More...

Seismic Vulnerability Assessment and Strengthening of Existing Reinforced Concrete Buildings

Seismic Vulnerability Assessment and Strengthening of Existing Reinforced Concrete Buildings
Some of the severe earthquakes that occurred across the world after the year 2005 are Nepal M 7.8 (2015), Haiti M 7.0 (2010), Southern Sumatra, Indonesia M 7.5 (2009), Eastern Sichuan, China M7.9 (2008), and Java, Indonesia Read More...

Catalyzing Employability through Infra, Social and Rural Development Projects

Catalyzing Employability through Infra, Social and Rural Development Projects
With 65% of India’s population composed of youngsters facing job deficit, our demographics dictate that infrastructure, social and rural development projects can be one the important role models for solving Read More...

Seismic Design Concept for Non-Structural Connections using Post-installed Anchors

Seismic Design Concept for Non-Structural Connections using Post-installed Anchors
As the seismic activity in and around India, has been steadily increasing, the government has taken the initiative to conduct several workshops and trainings to spread awareness on the subject. Seismic design of Read More...

IESC: Transforming the skill landscape

IESC: Transforming the skill landscape
Over the years, growth in the infrastructure equipment sector has been synonymous with the economic health of the country. In 2010, the sale of construction equipment was around 60,000 units and expected Read More...

Effects of Blast Loading on Engineering Structures – An Overview

Effects of Blast Loading on Engineering Structures – An Overview
The present study aims at providing an overview on the blast loading and blast effects on engineering structures. The use of vehicle bombs to attack city centers has been a feature of campaigns Read More...

Characteristics study of Stabilized and Compressed Laterite Soil Bricks

Characteristics study of Stabilized and Compressed Laterite Soil Bricks
There is a need for development of alternative materials for the building industry with low carbon footprint and at the same time to save energy. Clay has been used as a building material from the beginning Read More...

Behavior of Reduced Beam Section Moment Connection With Varying Thickness of Continuity Plate

Behavior of Reduced Beam Section Moment Connection With Varying Thickness of Continuity Plate
Reduced beam section (RBS) connection is investigated and is widely used in US, Japan and Europe. However, very limited study is conducted with respect to Indian profiles. This study is conducted Read More...

Invigorating the Economy & Tackling Lackluster Growth

Invigorating the Economy & Tackling Lackluster Growth
It may be an exaggeration but it is an exaggeration of a vital fact that the economic growth has slipped. It is no secret that the wave of DeMo and GST has affected many sectors of the economy Read More...

Environmental Considerations in Transport

Environmental Considerations in Transport
The availability and usage of different motorized modes of transport not only affect the environment but also contribute to global warming and climate change. Similarly, planning, designing Read More...

Solutions & Opportunities

Solutions & Opportunities
Increase in manufacturing activities along with improvements and repairs of existing floorings in the manufacturing units, is raising demand for better and more superior materials and solutions for the Read More...

Industrial Flooring Specification, Facts, and Advice

Industrial Flooring Specification, Facts, and Advice
Getting the floor right within an industrial facility is critical to ensuring that the site can maintain a safe, hygienic and efficient operational environment. However, choosing the optimum flooring Read More...

FE Analysis of fireworks work-room for Blast Loading - A PRAMETRIC STUDY

FE Analysis of fireworks work-room for Blast Loading - A PRAMETRIC STUDY
Blast loadings is generated due to various man made reasons such as from explosives or industrial imperfections. Although blast loadings can be considered as an exceptionally rare case but Read More...

Relevance of Safe Method Statement with Safety Plan

Relevance of Safe Method Statement with Safety Plan
Relevance of Safe Method Statement with Safety Plan As it’s basic constituent in building and construction projects. At the very basic level, it is pertinent to look at different synonyms of work Read More...

Various Waste Materials and Their Use in Construction

Utilization Of Waste In Construction
Due to dwindling of natural resources like rocks, sand etc., it has become essential to find alternative materials to these dwindling resources and to use available waste in construction industry. In this paper, an attempt Read More...

Time & Cost Overrun in Construction of a Steel Plant in Asia: A Case Study

Steel Plant Project Case Study
The paper presents a case study to investigate the delay, causes and its implications on the management & development of a steel plant project. Delay and cost overruns are common in construction projects and are Read More...

THE STRUCTURE WORKS OF MAHENDRA RAJ

Structure Works Of Mahendra Raj
He started his professional career with the structural designs of the buildings designed for the new capital city of Chandigarh by the famous French Architect Le Corbusier who is one of the Read More...

Boring Machine for Making Horizontal Bores Under the Ground

Horizontal Bores
Trenchless construction is a method of laying services under the ground without disturbing the surface structures. The imported underground horizontal drilling machines are available Read More...

Aspects of Structural & Civil Engineering in Deep Shaft Mine

Mobile Sinking Winch
The "DEEP SHAFT COAL MINE" consists of essentially two vertical shafts, one to hoist men and materials, and the other for winding coal from deeper seems."MINE SHAFT" surface structures Read More...

Sand for Concrete From Steel Mills Induction Furnace Waste Slag

Slag Crushed in Crusher
For the last 20 years, the use of by products of various origins in the production of concrete has become an increasingly widespread practice in the world. The main advantages are all the elimination of scraps Read More...

Optimization of Copper Slag and Fly Ash for Soil Stabilization

Soil Stabilization
Sub-grade soil stabilization is one of the primary and major processes in the construction of any highway. The aim of this research paper is to formulate a model to predict variation in the values of CBR Read More...

Building Resistant to Earthquake through Hidden/Strip Beam at Footings

Building Resistant to Earthquake
Studies on hidden beams have been carried by various researchers. Its use for high rise buildings with raft foundation is of very useful. However, its use for low rise buildings may not be effective to a considerable Read More...

Sustainability – A Cement Perspective

Sustainability Cement Perspective
The cement industry is one of two primary industrial producers of carbon dioxide (CO2), creating up to 5% of worldwide man-made emissions of this gas, of which 50% is from the chemical process Read More...

Failure and Collapse of civil engineering structures

World Trade Centre Twin Tower
The failure and collapse of civil engineering structures in general and buildings in particular has become a very common phenomenon in last few years. This paper highlights the new reasons of failure Read More...

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