Innovation in the Reinforced Concrete – Bamboo Use!

Steel reinforcement and bamboo reinforcement use the same construction techniques, mix proportions and design so they both give excellent results(Innovation in the Reinforced Concrete – Bamboo Use!). Bamboo is a new material for reinforced practice and there are more advantages in its favor: natural, renewable material, used in the construction for centuries and more.     […]

QUANTITY & RATE ANALYSIS FOR REINFORCED CONCRETE

Today we will see how to prepare rate analysis for Reinforced Concrete (RCC) work. First step to rate analysis is the estimation of labour, materials, equipments and miscellaneous items for particular quantity of reinforced concrete. The second step is to determine the component of structure for which the RCC rate analysis is required, as the […]

Elements of the moulds used for the formation of structural reinforced concrete

The elements of the moulds used for the formation of structural reinforced concrete members are separated in four categories: 1. Surface elements or planking 2. Horizontal bearing elements or beams 3. Scaffolds or staging 4. Accessories like connectors The mould elements might be conventional or industrialized. The former are mainly made out of natural timber […]

REINFORCED FLAT SLAB DESIGN EXCEL SHEET

Flat slab system is an important division of concrete floor system. A civil engineer must know all the aspects regarding the flat floor system. Here, we have tried to gather various reading materials available in the web about flat slab floor system in one place. These materials are originally located at different websites. A civil […]

Design of Reinforced Concrete Staircase (download excel spreadsheet)

Reinforced  Concrete  Staircase Reinforced  concrete  is  perhaps  the  most  suitable  of  all  the  said materials for the construction of stairs. The various advantages of reinforced concrete stairs are given below They have requisite fire resisting qualities to a great extent They  are  durable   strong   pleasing  in  appearance  and  can  be They  are  durable,  strong,  pleasing  […]