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WHAT IS SOIL ENGINEERING? COURSE CONTENT, BOOK, PRACTICALS,VIDEOS

Civil engineer who specializes in soil analysis (geotechnical investigation), water drainage, and other factors influencing the designs of foundations and the structures built on them is called Soil Engineering.Soil mechanics one of the most important Subject of  Civil Engineering . We can easily understood the important of soil in foundation of structure and stability of the structure. This post…
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What is pile foundation? What are the Uses of different types of Piles?

A pile is a long slender foundation member, made either of timber, structural steel or concrete which might be cast-in-situ or driven and acts as a structural member to transfer the load of the structure to a required depth in deep foundations carrying a load which may be vertical or lateral or lateral plus verticalPile FoundationUses of Piles As far as deep foundations are concerned…
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How to Classify Soil according to AASHTO?

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…