Manufactured sand its Properties

Manufactured Sand is a sand produced from crushing of granite stones in required grading to be used for construction purposes as a replacement for river sand. Read More about Manufactured Sand. The properties of Manufactured sand used for construction are: Higher Strength of concrete: The manufactured sand has required gradation of fines, physical properties such […]

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Tunnel Form Construction Technique – Complete Procedure

Tunnel Form Construction Technique was invented over 50 years ago. The use of tunnel-form produces high quality monolithic structures. It eliminates the use of any subsequent wet trades (Plastering etc). It is basically an operation to cast walls and slabs in one operation in a daily cycle. This technique is highly systematic, earthquake proven and […]

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Low Cost Housing : Earthen Construction – Benfits and Limitations

EARTHEN CONSTRUCTION – ALTERNATE LOW COST HOUSING Earth is the oldest building material. It use is as widespread as humanity as well. Nearly half the world’s population lives in structures made with some kind of earthen construction technique. To this day, earthen construction remains the most economically viable and popular method of construction. Earth construction […]

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Trench less pipeline renewal and construction

Expert Lecture on “Trench less pipeline renewal and construction” By Dr. Declan Downey, Ex. ISTT Chair¬man and Environment Manager, Trenchless Opportunities Ltd., UK at IIT Delhi on July 24th 2013 The lecture was conducted in association with Indian Institute of Technology Delhi at the Department of Civil Engineering on July 24th. Mr. Pradeep K Gupta, […]

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JCB India Launches JS205LC Tracked Excavator

JCB India Launches JS205LC Tracked Excavator In an effort to constantly make its machines better, more productive, and more efficient, JCB India Ltd., India’s largest manufacturer of Construction Equipment recently unveiled The New JS205LC Tracked Excavator, well suited for earthwork, quarrying, road construction etc. With its rugged structure, best-in-class operator controls and whole range of […]

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