How to Classify Soil according to AASHTO?

Saad Iqbal | 🗓️ Modified: November 12, 2013 | ⏳ Read Time: 5 min | 👁 Post Views: 291

American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) has devised a Soil Classification system; so you can find here how to classify soil according to AASHTO classification system.  Soil although has many definition but for civil engineers it is the material on which and by which engineers build their structures, due to the diversified … Read more

Now You can Land Airplanes in the Sea – Kansai International Airport Japan

Saad Iqbal | 🗓️ Modified: November 12, 2013 | ⏳ Read Time: 7 min | 👁 Post Views: 152

Japan, the land of rising sun was advancing with technology at a fast rate after World War II, Its economy was on the verge of stabilization. But here the question arises where do you put a plane in a space that run out of space? The Japanese have found its answer you can make the … Read more

Environmental Problems In Rawalpindi And Islamabad

Saad Iqbal | 🗓️ Modified: November 12, 2013 | ⏳ Read Time: 15 min | 👁 Post Views: 632

Islamabad the Capital of Pakistan, is the land of green lush grass covered grounds and sky kissing high mountains of Margalla, Wide tree-lined streets, large houses, elegant public buildings and well organized bazaars, Rawalpindi the joined twin city of Islamabad is showing the face of old traditions, narrow streets, old architectural buildings. The two cities … Read more

25 key points for civil site engineer (MUST KNOW)

Saad Iqbal | 🗓️ Modified: November 10, 2013 | ⏳ Read Time: 12 min | 👁 Post Views: 748

Site Engineers Play an important role for the success or failure of any project; they are the front force of any construction or consultant company, they have to face harsh weathers, large amount of man power; and they comes in direct execution of any project; to know more about site engineers, what are its responsibilities; … Read more

918 meters long concrete water bathtub in Germany

Saad Iqbal | 🗓️ Modified: November 9, 2013 | ⏳ Read Time: 2 min | 👁 Post Views: 154

You might have seen roads crossing over each other in an interchange where one road is being lifted over the other to avoid conflicts, reduce time delays and avoid accidents, but until now you must not have seen two waterways carrying huge bulky barges (ships) crossing one over the other. Named as “Europ’es Larges Water … Read more

🔧 Concrete

  • In mechanical properties of various solid materials, two of the most important concepts are that of stress and strain. It is crucial in understanding how an object behaves or reacts when you apply a force on it. Stress and strain help in identifying the strength, deformation, and various other mechanical properties of the object. If ... Read more

  • When it comes to building your dream home, one of the fundamental decisions you’ll face is choosing the right construction material. Among the myriad options available, residential concrete stands out as a reliable and versatile choice. In this comprehensive guide, we will delve into the comparisons between residential concrete and other popular construction materials, weighing ... Read more

  • The early stages of a Value Methodology (VM) study are crucial, and “Strategic Planning in VM: Navigating the Pre-Workshop Phase” provides an in-depth examination of the significant role played by strategic planning during this phase. Careful planning and foresight are essential when establishing foundational strategies and objectives, which set the tone and direction for the ... Read more

  • The versatility and durability of a material matter when it comes to construction projects. One crucial component is concrete, which works well for different structures regardless of the project size. You can use it for large-scale construction ventures or minor DIY projects at home, but understanding its fundamentals matters. This makes you have a robust ... Read more

  • In modern construction, where precision and efficiency are critical, a variety of additives and materials have emerged to improve the performance and ease of concrete. One of these key ingredients is water reducing agents, which are superior admixtures that play a key role in shaping the performance and properties of concrete mixtures. In this comprehensive ... Read more

  • So, how do you calculate concrete mix ratio? When you’re involved in construction, determining the right amount of building materials is essential be it pcc mix ratio, or lean mix concrete. In case of concrete, the quantities are determined by the mix proportions or the mix design. So, let’s delve into concrete mix calculations for ... Read more

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