Curing Vertical Surface by Wet Covering

January 31, 2018 0

Curing vertical surface by wet covering Application of Heat:  The  development of strength  of concrete is  a  function of  not only time but also that  of temperature.When concrete  is subjected  to higher  temperature it accelerates the hydration process resulting in faster development of strength. Concrete cannot be subjected to dry Read More

Precast Concrete Stairs for Easy Construction

January 30, 2018 0

Precast Concrete Stairs for Easy Construction Those intending  to have long lasting and tempting staircases may opt for precast concrete spiral stairs. These stairs not only attract others but also help to enhance the value of any property in a Read More

Types of Reinforced Concrete Columns

January 30, 2018 0

Types of Reinforced Concrete Columns Columns support primarily axial load but usually also some bending moments.The combination of axial load and bending moment defines the characteristic of column and calculation method. A column subjected to Read More

Responsibilities for Construction Manager

January 30, 2018 0

Responsibilities for Construction Manager Take responsibility for subcontractor coordination, scheduling and quality control Develop procedures for executing such activities, and implement procedures in coordination with the project team Perform additional construction management activities, including development Read More

Self-Compacting Concrete

January 29, 2018 0

Self-Compacting Concrete In terms of construction, self-compacting concrete (SCC) is a relatively new technology. Since its introduction over 10 years ago in Japan, the concept of SCC has captured the imagination of researchers and practitioners Read More

High Performance Concrete

January 29, 2018 0

High-Performance Concrete High  performance  concrete  (HPC)  was  defined  by  the  American  Concrete  Institute  [ACI  1994]  as concrete which meets special performance and uniformity requirements that cannot be achieved by using only  the  conventional  materials  and  Read More

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