Pervious Concrete: Composition, Construction Considerations, Properties| Benefits, Limitations|

Pervious Concrete

Pervious concrete, also known as no-fines, gap-graded, permeable, or enhanced porosity concrete, represents an innovative solution for managing and treating stormwater runoff. When employed in pavement applications, it has the ability to efficiently capture and retain stormwater, allowing it to infiltrate the ground and replenish groundwater resources. Its low or absent fine aggregate content (like … Read more

Characteristics of Good Building Stone | Construction Aggregate Properties

Building stones used in construction

Characteristics of Good Building Stones Every building stone which is used for construction, cannot satisfy all the ideal requirements. For example, when the stone satisfies the requirement of strength and durability, it may not do the same with other necessities such as ease of dressing. Hence it is the job of the site engineer to … Read more