Layout of Building

November 1, 2015 Adnan Sharif 0

Layout of a building or a structure shows the plan of its foundation on the ground surface according to its drawings, so that excavation can […]

Brick Veneer

September 15, 2015 Prasiddha 0

Brick veneer is a non-structural layer of brick used in construction of buildings, placed at outer layer, generally backed by an air space. The materials […]

Retaining Wall

September 10, 2015 K.R. Arora 0

Retaining wall is a relatively rigid wall used for supporting the soil mass laterally so that the soil can be retained at different levels on […]

Cofferdam

September 8, 2015 K.R. Arora 0

The word ‘coffer’ means a casket, chest or trunk. A cofferdam is a temporary structure built to enclose an area for excavation of foundation. Coffer […]

Concrete Companies

September 7, 2015 Prasiddha 0

There are lot of concrete companies across the world located in various countries. We have tried to list out some of the popular concrete companies […]

Soil Erosion

September 4, 2015 D. Venkat Reddy 0

Soil is considered one of the reusable materials for the survival to life on earth. Soil is the topmost layer of the earth, formed due […]

Bitumen

September 4, 2015 S. C. Rangwala 0

The bitumen is the binding material which is present in asphalt. It is also sometimes called as the mineral tar. It is obtained by partial […]

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 […]

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