After watching this construction video tutorial, you will understand better how to work out proportion of water and cement in concrete. Generally, the water cement ratio remains at under 0.4 to 06 according to IS Code 10262 (2009) toward nominal mix M7.5, M10, M15, M20 and M25. To determine how much water is required in […]
In this AutoCAD video tutorial series, I have explained steps of making a simple 2 bedroom floor plan in AutoCAD right from scratch.
In this article, we will briefly explain the method for computing the weight of a pipe made of iron. 1) Work out the entire cross sectional area of pipe. 2) Work out the entire volume of pipe with the following formula. volume = total cross sectional area x length of pipe. 3) Work out the weight […]
We will explain here how to work out the size and capacity of a water tank with a rectangular or square shape. Use following formula to find out volume of tank Volume of tank = Length x Breadth x Height Length is taken as = 12 feet; breadth is taken 8 feet; height is taken […]
After watching this construction video tutorial, you will know how to design eccentrically loaded column for reinforced concrete structure with the use of excel based program. Download Eccentrically Loaded Column Spreadsheet To learn the detail calculation process with excel, go through the following construction video tutorial.
We will explain here how to make an access ramp for elderly, handicap, and wheelchairs. ADA slope recommendations and more.
In this video tutorial, we will explain how to calculate the quantity or number of trucks required for cut-filling of soil……..
A bill of quantities (BOQ) is a document used in tendering in the construction industry / supplies in which materials, parts, and labor (and their costs) are itemized. It also (ideally) details the terms and conditions of the construction or repair contract and itemizes all work to enable a contractor to price the work for […]
Essential Skills For Civil Engineers Decisionmaking skills. Civil engineers usually balance multiple and frequently conflicting objectives, like determining the feasibility of plans with regard to financial costs and safety concerns. Urban and regional planners usually look to civil engineers for advice on these issues. Leadership skills. Civil engineers take ultimate responsibility for the projects that […]
A Risk Register also referred to as a Risk Log, is a master document which is created during the early stages of your project. It is a tool that plays an important part in your Risk Management Plan, helping you to track issues and address problems as they arise. Download