Top 10 construction companies in the world

10. Laing O’Rourke The British-based company is young compared to some of its fellow top-tenners, but has quickly expanded, working on several high-profile projects in the last decade, including Ascot Racecourse and Heathrow Airport Terminal 5. Oversees it is currently involved in the huge Al Raha beach development in Abu Dhabi. 9. Royal BAM Group […]

Bearing Walls Under Out-of-Plane Loads: A Design Overview

Bearing Walls Under Out-of-Plane Loads: A Design Overview  Bearing walls are structural compression members which also may resist out-of-plane lateral loads. The resulting moments are referred to as weak-axis bending. A tilt-up wall panel exposed to wind is an example of this type of wall. Per ACI 318-14, bearing walls may be designed as compression […]

Brilliant Way to Decorate Your Stairs

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CHECK LIST FOR QUALITY CONTROL OF RCC WORKS

CHECK LIST FOR QUALITY CONTROL OF RCC WORKS CHECK LIST FOR QUALITY CONTROL OF RCC WORKS Carry out slump test at regular intervals to ensure proper workability. While concreting cubes must be taken to as per IS: 456 – 2000 to ensure the quality and strength of concrete by testing at 7, 21, and 28 […]

Design of Retaining Wall Excel Sheet

Retaining walls are used in the construction of basement below ground level, wing walls of bridge and to retain slopes in hilly terrain roads. Retaining wall can be constructed with masonry as well as reinforced concrete. In case of masonry retaining wall, the thickness of wall increases with height because masonry resists the lateral pressure […]