Scaffolding | Scaffold Components | Types

Independent scaffolding with safety signs, lights and hazard warning

Scaffolding Temporary support required to provide a safe and convenient working surface is known as scaffold or scaffolding. There is a limit to the safe working height at which a worker can access the building work from ground level. Scaffolding is used on new-build projects and for work to existing structures, including maintenance and repair work. The temporary structure … Read more

Use of Synthetic Fibres in Concrete Flooring and Plastering |Advantages

Synthetic Fibres

Advantages & Benefits of Synthetic Fibres in Concrete Flooring & Plastering Applications Use fibres in concrete or concreting materials as an additive, dates back to Romans & Egyptians period. Romans included bits of horse hair in the construction of Roman Colosseum which was built in 80BC and the Egyptians used straw in their bricks for … Read more

Bridge Engineering & Wind Engineering Seminar, Project and Thesis Topics Part 2

Bridges and Roads Project Topics

Topics on Road, Road Engineering & Wind Engineering Part 2 Find latest and state of the art topics for civil engineering Projects, Seminars, Dissertations and Presentations on Bridge, Road Engineering & Wind Engineering. CivilDigital.com brings you series of uncommon and exclusive civil engineering project topics. Selecting the right project topic has a major impact on … Read more

Topics on Building Technology

Topics from Building Technology

Topics from Building Technology Bricks- IS classifications, Properties and testing, Types of bricks, Tiles, Manufacture, properties and uses, aerocon blocks- Types of tiles ; Ceramic products, Lime, Classification, Manufacture, properties and uses ; Plastics, properties, reinforced plastics- uses- light roofing materials, glass- manufacture, testing, geosynthetics, classification, aluminum composite panels, uPVC panels, industrial timber products, manufacture … Read more

Concrete Technology Seminar Topics : State-of-Art

Concrete Technology

Seminar Topics on Concrete Technology : State-of-Art Find latest and state of the art topics for civil engineering Projects, Seminars, Dissertations and Presentations on Concrete Technology. CivilDigital.com brings you series of uncommon and exclusive civil engineering project topics. Selecting the right project topic has a major impact on your career. Choosing civil engineering project topic … Read more

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) Civil Engineering 2014 Part 1 Multiple Choice Questions

Target GATE 2016

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) Civil Engineering 2014 Part 1 Multiple Choice Questions [mlw_quizmaster_leaderboard mlw_quiz=21]   Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) Civil Engineering 2016 Part 1 Multiple Choice Questions Section 2: Structural Engineering Engineering Mechanics: System of forces, free-body diagrams, equilibrium equations; Internal forces in structures; Friction and its applications; Kinematics of point … Read more

Scaffolding

Scaffolding structures that need to be designed

Scaffolding There is a limit to the safe working height at which a worker can access the building work from ground level. Therefore some form of temporary support is required to provide a safe and convenient working surface. This is known as scaffold or scaffolding. Scaffolding is used on new-build projects and for work to existing structures, including … Read more

Spalling of Concrete – Causes, Prevention & Repair

Spalling of Concrete slab due to corrosion

Spalling of Concrete – Causes, Prevention & Repair ingress of moisture of air into concrete causes corrosion of reinforcement and results in the volume expansion of steel bars, consequently causing cracks & spalling of concrete cover The word Spall in engineering, describes the chips or fragments of a material that is broken off a bigger … Read more