Defects in Brick Work and their Remedies

\"sulphate attack on mortars, unsound materials, frost action, corrosion of iron and steel, crystallization of salts, linear changes resulting from variation in moisture content\"While doing brickwork and after the brick is completed there are certain defects which has to be faced, these defects they must be avoided and remedial measure…continue reading →

What is Liquidated damages? What are its clauses

Monetary compensation for a loss, detriment, or injury to a person or a person\'s rights or property, awarded by a court judgment or by a contract stipulation regarding violation of contract.DefinitionCash compensation, agreed to by signed, written contract for breach of contract, payable to the aggrieved party. {Law Dictionary: (Black\'s…continue reading →

12+ Skills civil engineering students must have

Throughout the four years I have spent in an engineering college I have gone through various challenges and difficult situations where your survival sometimes look difficult for you and you think“Now it’s the time to leave this world”. Don’t take engineering as easy as sciences or arts, although not any…continue reading →

Methods to find your coordinates on globe

A coordinate system that helps us finds the location on the Earth by using set of numbers and letters. Among these coordinates one of the number represents vertical position and other two numbers represent horizontal position. Commonly they are called latitude, longitude and elevation.Finding Your CoordinatesLongitudeLongitude is that geographic coordinates…continue reading →