Staircase Design | Wooden Stairs | Architectural Stairs

In this exclusive video tutorial, Sami Ullah Stanikzai, the renowned civil engineer, has briefly described the steps necessary for making the design of a staircase along with Riser and Tread.In a staircase there are two sections like vertical section and horizontal section. Riser and Tread are the vital parts of a staircase. Tread The tread […]

Design Of Shear Reinforcement In A Beam And Column | Reinforcement In Concrete structures

In this construction video tutorial one can learn about why minimum shear reinforcement is arranged in beam and column for the reinforced concrete structure. The following types of stresses are available :- Simple or Direct Stress – It is categorized as tension, compression and shear. Indirect Stress – It is categorized as bending and torsion. […]

Meaning of Queen Post Roof Truss?

Truss is principally a trident or arc designs frame utilized greatly in roof covering. Queen Post truss is described as an inclined roofing brace utilizing 2 upright tie posts joined within the tie beam and the joists. The woody queen post roof varies from a king-post truss in holding 2 wooden supports or perpendicular part […]

Brief explanation of Highway Geometric Design

Geometric Design   Geometric design can be defined as follow :- Geometric Design of highways takes care of the dimensions and layout of noticeable features of the highway. It meets the necessities of the driver and the vehicle which range from comfort, effectiveness and security. Perfect geometric design can allow minimization of accidents and their […]

Concrete Reinforcement | Reinforced Concrete Fiber Types

The concept of using fibers or as reinforcement is not new. Fibers have been used as reinforcement since ancient times. Fiber-reinforced concrete (FRC) is concrete containing fibrous material which increases its structural integrity. It contains short discrete fibers that are uniformly distributed and randomly oriented. Fibers include steel fibers, glass fibers, synthetic fibers and natural […]