Nano Technology by Microscopy Methods

The objective of this study is to review the role of nanotechnology in civil engineering applications. It also discusses the application of instruments to reach material properties...

Artificial Island

An artificial or man-made island is an island or archipelago (group of islands) that has been constructed by people rather than formed...

Study On Concrete With stone Dust

Study On Concrete With stone Dust As Fine Aggregate- Stone crusher dust, which is available abundantly from crusher units...

Multipurpose Stadium Using Solar Cooling Technology

Modern stadium design-  Since the days of Ancient Greece and Rome, the stadium...

Cost Effective Ferrocement Small House

Ferrocement is a highly versatile form of reinforced concrete made of wire mesh, sand, water, and cement, which possesses unique qualities of...

Gravity Dams

Dam is a solid barrier constructed at a suitable location across a river valley to store flowing water. GRAVITY...

Green Concrete

The concrete is made with concrete wastes which are eco-friendly so called as Green concrete. Most people associate GREEN concrete with concrete that is colored with pigment...

MIVAN - Aluminum Formwork

MIVAN is basically an aluminum formwork system developed by one of the construction company from Europe. In 1990, the Mivan Company Ltd from Malaysia started the manufacturing...

Pile Foundation

Pile foundations consist of piles that are dug into soil till a layer of stable soil is reached. Pile foundations transfer building load to the bearing ground with the greater bearing...

Dam Safety and Earthquakes

Until now no people have died from the failure or damage of a large water storage dam due to earthquake. Earthquakes have always been a significant aspect of the design and safety...

Papercrete

This is a recently developed material . It is made with re-pulped paper-fiber with a combination of Portland cement and or clay. This type of material is considered environmental...

Piping Fundamentals

It is a Tubular item made of metal, plastic, glass etc. meant for conveying Liquid, Gas or any thing that flows. It is a very important component for any industrial plant...

Prefabricated Structure

A prefabricated structure or building is a structure that has several factory built components that are assembled on a site. These pre-made components can consist of panels...

Watershed Management Concept and Principles

Watershed is not simply the hydrological unit but also socio-political-ecological entity which plays crucial role in determining food, social, and economical security and...

Disaster Management

Climate change is likely to be perceived through experience of extreme weather eventsTherefore, response to climate change will perhaps happen through adaptation to climate...

Use of Fly Ash in Concrete

Finely Divided Residue Resulting From Combustion Of Powdered Coal An Artificial Pozzolan Common Ingrediant In Concrete. First Used In Construction Of Hungry Horse Dam In USA...

Skyscrapers

Skyscrapers are known to be super tall building either residential, work place or of mix use. They are now tends to coincide with major downturns in the economy. Today the number...

Recycled Aggregate

Any construction activity requires several materials such as concrete, steel, brick, stone, glass, clay, mud, wood, and so on. However, the cement concrete remains the main construction...

Pile Corrosion

Piles are structures used to transfer loads from superstructure to the sub surface strata. When the subsurface stratum is water based or if we deal with a hydraulic structure...

Canal Irrigation

The main canal takes its supplies directly from the river through the head regulator and acts as a feeder canal supplying water to branch canals and major distributaries. Usually...