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Showing posts with label Concrete Structures. Show all posts
What happens when super plasticizer is added to concrete?

What happens when super plasticizer is added to concrete?

October 11, 2016 No comments:
Since from the start the concrete has gone through several tests, experiments and additions in order to make it suitable for some specific ...
Ready Mix Concrete Definition Types Advantages

Ready Mix Concrete Definition Types Advantages

September 19, 2016 No comments:
Ready mix concrete as the name suggest is the concrete that is already mixed in suitable proportions before arrival at site either on agitat...
Transparent or Translucent Concrete

Transparent or Translucent Concrete

September 16, 2016 No comments:
Have you ever seen a fa├žade or cladding giving look of a rock-hard material but still gives you a see-through and translucent look inside ...
Glass Fiber Reinforced Concrete

Glass Fiber Reinforced Concrete

September 01, 2016 No comments:
Fiberglass is basically a matrix in which very fine fibers of glass exists. Fiberglass material is usually used for making of boats or for t...
Concrete Vibration, Concrete Vibrators and its types

Concrete Vibration, Concrete Vibrators and its types

July 15, 2016 No comments:
Quality of concrete depends on many factors among which the most vulnerable and defenseless is workmanship. During pouring the concrete an...
Top 10 Concrete Structures of the World

Top 10 Concrete Structures of the World

February 22, 2016 No comments:
1 | Pantheon, Rome possibly by Apollodorus of Damascus, c126 AD The ancient Romans didn’t have reinforced concrete (that is, strengt...
Honeycombing in concrete, causes and remedies

Honeycombing in concrete, causes and remedies

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The finishing in concrete works is vital as for sure the final touches depend on it. The poor finish of concrete is not only wrong from ae...
Expansion Joints, Contraction Joints, Construction joints well explained [VIDEO]

Expansion Joints, Contraction Joints, Construction joints well explained [VIDEO]

October 28, 2015 No comments:
This video explains very easily various sorts of joints that are used and why they are intensionally used in the concrete construction. ...
Download Structural Dynamics theory and Computation PDF

Download Structural Dynamics theory and Computation PDF

January 17, 2015 2 comments:
The analysis and design of structures to resist the effect produced by time dependent forces or motions requires conceptual idealizations a...
Concept of Reinforced Earth

Concept of Reinforced Earth

November 16, 2014 No comments:
Reinforcement in the form of steel or synthetic strips called geo-strips are placed within an embankment, containing soil in various layers...