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Category: Building

Articles on Building Construction including construction methods, building materials, and best practices for civil engineers related to building works.

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What are the Factors Controlling the Distance Between RCC Columns?

What are the Factors Controlling the Distance Between RCC Columns?

There is no specific rule to determine the desired distance between reinforced concrete columns. Factors like architectural considerations, function of the building, and the structure’s load play a significant role in determining an optimum span between two reinforced concrete ...

How To Future-Proof Buildings with These 7 Principles

How To Future-Proof Buildings with These 7 Principles

In today’s age of rapid technological development, it is challenging to keep up with the latest trends as technologies are being replaced with new innovations almost every day. Gadgets like smartphones and computers are replaced by a new and ...

How to Construct a Concrete Building: A Step-by-Step Guide

How to Construct a Concrete Building: A Step-by-Step Guide

The construction of concrete buildings is different from one structure to another based on the size, complexity, function, and materials of the building. Additionally, soil types, environmental conditions, availability of local skilled labor and construction equipment, and construction material ...

Mjøstårnet: The Tallest Timber Building in the World

Mjøstårnet: The Tallest Timber Building in the World

Mjøstårnet (pronounced:/mæo-stâr-nɛt/) is the tallest timber building in the world. It is a big step towards the adoption of green construction as it portrays timber as an exceptional replacement for bricks and cement. Mjøstårnet is 84.5 m tall and ...

Pixel Building: A Check on Carbon Emissions

Pixel Building: A Check on Carbon Emissions

The building construction sector is a significant contributor to the overall global carbon emissions. This includes the emissions during the construction phase as well as throughout the building’s operational life. The construction phase comprises emissions due to equipment, heavy ...