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## Types of Design Loads for Masonry Lintel with Calculations

Various types of loads are subjected on masonry lintel which need to be identified and calculated for design of masonry lintels. Lintel is defined as a transverse load beams which are positioned over an opening in a wall to support ...

## Concrete Mix Design as per IS 10262-2009 – Procedure and Calculations

Procedure for concrete mix design calculation as per IS 10262-2009 based on strength and durability, workability, economy is discussed in this article. To produce concrete of required strength and properties, selection of ingredients and their quantity is to be found which ...

## RCC SLAB DESIGN AND DETAILING GUIDE

RCC Slab design and detailing guidelines for depth of slab, loads on slab, reinforcement guide for one-way and two-way slabs have been tried to present here. Following are the RCC Slab Design and Detailing guidelines: RCC Slab Design Guidelines: a) Effective span ...

## DESIGN AND DETAILING ERRORS IN CONSTRUCTION

Common design and detailing errors in construction arises due to either inadequate structural design or due to lack of attention to relatively minor design details. These types of design errors are discussed below: (1) Inadequate structural design Due to inadequate structural design ...

## ISOLATED FOOTING DESIGN EXAMPLE AND EXCEL SHEET

Isolated footing design example with step by step procedure and isolated footing design excel sheet (spreadsheet) is also provided for easy and fast calculation. Learning design with examples is always the best method of learning. Step by step procedure ...

## ISOLATED FOOTING DESIGN GUIDELINES

Specifications for Design of footings as per IS 456: 2000 The important guidelines given in IS 456: 2000 for the design of isolated footings are as follows: Footings is designed to sustain the applied loads, moments and forces and the induced reactions ...

## FAILURE MODES OF CONCRETE COLUMNS

Reinforced concrete column is a compression member and transfers the loads from structure to the ground through foundations. There are three types of concrete columns based on its height and lateral dimension. Long columns are those whose ratio of height ...

## DESIGN AND DETAILING OF RCC BEAMS

RCC beams structural elements are designed to carry transverse external loads that cause bending moment, shear forces and in some cases torsion across their length. Concrete is strong in compression and very weak in tension. Steel reinforcement is used to ...

## METHODS OF RAFT FOOTING DESIGN

METHODS OF RAFT FOOTING DESIGN According to IS – 2950:1965, the design criteria of raft footings are given below: The maximum differential settlement in foundation on clayey soils and sandy soils should not exceed 40mm and 25 mm respectively. The maximum settlement ...

## DESIGN STEPS OF RCC MEMBER FOR SHEAR AND TORSION

Design of a reinforced concrete section for shear is carried on in the following steps: (a)  Determine nominal shear stress of concrete by using following formula: ...