• Posts Tagged ‘Trends and Challenges in Structural Engineering and Construction Technology’

    Connect to the future: BIM for Construction – Autodesk AutoCAD

    by  • April 25, 2017 • Articles, Construction Information, Editorial, Expert Lecture, India, Softwares • 0 Comments

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    BIM for Construction 26th April 2017 (Wednesday)   |   03:00 PM – 04:00 PM (IST) Connect to the future: BIM for Construction Advances in technology are ushering in a new era where connectivity is ubiquitous and data is at the center of every building and infrastructure project – informing every person, process and decision –...

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    Tunnel Form Construction Technique – Complete Procedure

    by  • April 3, 2014 • Building Construction, Construction Information, Editorial • 0 Comments

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    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...

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    Building Energy Efficient Buildings

    by  • November 30, 2013 • Architecture, Construction Information, India, Innovation & Green Building • 0 Comments

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    Sustainable Architecture To promote sustainable architecture, India is collaborating with Switzerland to utilise Swiss expertise for designing energy efficient buildings in the country. In this regard, Indian and Swiss governments have entered into a five-year Memorandum of Understandings on July 26,2013. The Indo-Swiss projects on Building Energy Efficiency Project (BEEP) brings together builders, developers...

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    Self Compacting Concrete: Powder Material Options

    by  • January 23, 2011 • concrete, DURABILITY ENHANCEMENT OF SCC DUE TO FLYASH, EFFECT OF FLYASH ADDITION IN CONCRETE, SCC WITH FLYASH, Self compacting concrete (SCC) • 0 Comments

    Trends and Challenges in Structural Engineering and Construction Technology INTRODUCTION Self compacting concrete (SCC) does not require mechanical means to compact it,  when placed in reinforced concrete members. It flows and fills in all the corners  with self weight only and does not segregate. The method for achieving self compactability  involves not only high...

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