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Construction Management and Construction Technology Project Topics 1

Topics from Building Technology

Construction Management and Construction Technology Project, Thesis, Seminar and Presentation Topics List 1 Find latest and state of the art topics for civil engineering Projects, Seminars, Dissertations and Presentations on Construction Management and Construction Technology. CivilDigital.com brings you series of…
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Advantages of Steel Box Girder in Bridges | Disadvantages

open trapezoidal composite box girder during fabrication

Steel Box Girders Steel box girders are usually adopted in very long span bridges where it is necessary to keep the self-weight of the structure as minimum as possible. Depending on the width requirements single and multiple cell girders are…
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5 Reasons Why Prestressed Concrete is Required | Advantages of PSC

Prestressed Concrete Box girder transported from Yard to Site

Limitations of Reinforced Concrete without Prestressing Dead loads, imposed loads, deformations and load-independent effects such as temperature changes and shrinkage induces tensile forces in a RC beam. Since the tensile strength of concrete is low steel reinforcement bars are embedded…
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Weather Resistant Steel | Advantages | Use Restrictions

Architectural Structure made of Weather Resisting Steel of Weathering Steel

Weather Resistant Steel Weather resistant steel is a low alloy steel. Different from ordinary steel, weather resistant variant steel forms a protective oxide film called ‘patina’ in a appropriate environment. This oxide layer seals the surface and reduces corrosion loss….
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Ground Improvement Techniques | Complete List of Methods | Classifications

Ground Improvement by Dynamic Soil Compaction -

Ground Improvement Ground Improvement or Ground treatment is defined as “controlled alteration of the state, nature or mass behavior of ground materials to achieve an intended satisfactory response to existing or projected environmental and engineering actions” Ground Improvement by Vibration…
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