Types of soil

September 3, 2015 C. Venkatramaiah 0

A number of systems of classification have been evolved for categorizing various types of soil. Some of these have been developed specifically in connection with […]

Formation of soil

September 3, 2015 K.R. Arora 0

Soil is formed by the process of ‘weathering’ of rocks, that is, disintegration and decomposition of rocks and mineral at or near the earth’s surface […]

Types of Bricks

September 3, 2015 S. C. Rangwala 0

There are different types of bricks available on the market used for various kinds of purposes. These bricks can be categorized under various headings and […]

Soil Mechanics

September 2, 2015 C. Venkatramaiah 0

Soil mechanics is the study of engineering behaviour of soil when it is used either as a construction material or as a foundation material. This […]

Concrete blocks

September 1, 2015 S. C. Rangwala 0

The materials required for the production of the concrete blocks are aggregates, cement and water. The aggregates of various types have been used with varying […]

Bricks

September 1, 2015 S. C. Rangwala 0

Bricks are the small rectangular blocks typically made of fired or sun-dried clay, typically used in building. The bricks are obtained by moulding clay in […]

Mixing concrete

August 31, 2015 S. C. Rangwala 0

The process of rolling, folding and spreading of particles is known as the mixing of concrete. The materials of concrete should be mixed thoroughly so […]

No-fines Concrete

August 31, 2015 S. C. Rangwala 0

The no-fines concrete consists of cement, coarse aggregate and water. Thus the fine aggregate or sand is eliminated and such concrete has been adopted for […]

Ready Mix Concrete

August 31, 2015 Prasiddha 0

Ready-mix concrete (RMC) is a type of concrete which is manufactured in a cement factory, or specifically known as the batching plant, according to a […]

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