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Showing posts with label Civil Engineering Dictionary. Show all posts
What is Frost Wall? Purpose & Types

What is Frost Wall? Purpose & Types

October 21, 2017 No comments:
Building houses and structures in extreme climates is always a challenge, the temperature depending characteristics of building materials ...
Difference Between Shear Wall and Column

Difference Between Shear Wall and Column

June 07, 2017 No comments:
Yesterday on our one social networking platform a student from India asked us a question “What is the difference between a Shear Wall and a ...
What is Stepped Foundation

What is Stepped Foundation

February 21, 2017 No comments:
The natural surface of ground is not always level and mostly to such an extent that there may be a considerable slope either across or along...
What are Culverts? Definition and Types

What are Culverts? Definition and Types

January 31, 2017 No comments:
An opening through an embankment for the conveyance of water by mean of pipe or an enclosed channel is called Culvert. It is a actually a tr...
What Is Development Length And Factors Affecting It?

What Is Development Length And Factors Affecting It?

December 13, 2016 No comments:
Provision of reinforcement in concrete, we all know, is due to its tension carrying capability which can be utilized completely provided the...
What is Bar Bending Schedule?

What is Bar Bending Schedule?

November 05, 2016 No comments:
Bar Bending Schedule or BBS is actually a detailed tabulated worksheet showing the particulars of reinforcing bars as needed in reinforcemen...
How to Construct Bar Bending Schedule of a RCC Beam?

How to Construct Bar Bending Schedule of a RCC Beam?

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Now let us develop bar bending schedule manually from the start and for the beginners who are just about to dive in this field. Longitud...
What are the qualities of a good bar bending schedule?

What are the qualities of a good bar bending schedule?

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It is always ensured that the person preparing the bar bending schedule must have a solid site execution experience. The rebar designatio...
What information a bar bending schedule should contain?

What information a bar bending schedule should contain?

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Bar Bending Schedule or BBS is actually a detailed tabulated worksheet showing the particulars of reinforcing bars as needed in reinforcemen...
Use of Soil-Cement in Pavement and Highways

Use of Soil-Cement in Pavement and Highways

September 30, 2016 No comments:
Soil cement is a highly dense and tightly compacted, hard or semi-rigid, durable and low cost mixture of pulverized natural soil, cement and...