Monthly Archives: April 2017

Practical Steps in Design of Concrete Buildings | Modelling | Applying Loads | Analysis

Practical Steps in Design of Concrete Buildings Concrete is arguably the most important building material which plays an important role in all building structures. Its virtue is its versatility which is its ability to be moulded to take any shape required for various structural forms. The entire process of structural planning and design requires not… Read More »

Complete List of Different Methods of Tunnel Construction | Principal Tunneling Types

Methods of Tunnel Construction The method of Tunnel construction adopted for a project depends on various factors. Tunnel construction and Tunnel Engineering is considered to be one of the most sophisticated and specialized art in the field of Civil Engineering. Unpredictable ground conditions, environmental requirements and geological factors makes Tunneling a challenging job. Like immersed… Read More »

All about Flexible Concrete or Bendable Concrete | Engineered Cementitious Composite(ECC)

Engineered Cementitious Composite This article will enlighten a unique construction material i.e. the flexible concrete also known as bendable concrete. This material can bring the revolution because of its some special quality such as flexibility, self-healing, lighter weight, etc. In some countries such as Japan, Korea, U.S.A, etc the flexible concrete is used in many… Read More »