## How To Calculate Water Cement Ratio In Concrete | Water Cement Ratio Chart

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 […]

## How To Make A Simple Floor Plan In AutoCAD

In this AutoCAD video tutorial series, I have explained steps of making a simple 2 bedroom floor plan in AutoCAD right from scratch.

## Pipe Weight Calculation Formula | Learn How To Calculate Weight Of Pipe

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 […]

## Water Quantity Calculation In Rectangular Tank | Learn How To Calculate Water Quantity

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 […]

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## 5 Ways to be the Best Project Manager

A project manager is a professional in the field of project management. Project managers have the responsibility of the planning, procurement and execution of a project, in any undertaking that has a defined scope, defined start and a defined finish; regardless of industry. Here are the 5 things you need to do…. Provide plenty of skills […]

Download this free human-resource management plan or staffing management plan templates for MS Word. Contents of the template include the following. 1. Project Summary 2. Project Schedule (High Level Project Timeline) 3. Project Deliverables and High Level Work Breakdown Structure 4. Project Resource Requirements & Assignments 5. Resource Costs 6. Proposed Project Team 7. Resource […]

## Thumb Rule Used In Civil Engineering

Thumb rule is a general principle that gives practical instructions for accomplishing or approaching a certain task. Typically, rules of thumb develop as a result of practice and experience rather than from scientific research or theory. For example,  required covered area is multiplied with thumb rule to obtain rough quantities of the material. Assume that 3 different houses are […]

## High Rise Construction and Form Work

Watch how to efficiently manage form work during the construction of high rise buildings or structures. Aluminum formwork is a rapid construction system for forming steel-reinforced concrete structures that are cast in place. The company Wall-Ties & Forms provides aluminum formwork for single and multi-story building reinforced concrete construction. Walls and slab can be placed at […]

## Mat Foundation | Types Of Mat Foundation

A mat foundation is a continuous foundation with a thick slab that supports a whole structure. The foundation is shallow and poured over reinforcing mats. They are sometimes referred to as raft foundations. What is the difference between raft and mat foundation? Mat foundation is otherwise called as Raft Foundation and its working principle is similar to shallow foundation. Mat foundation […]