Category : Construction Engineering & Management

Construction Engineering & Management provides information on Equipments, Contracts, Project Management and cost estimation of project.

Quality, Handling and Installation of Sewer Sanitary Pipes

Quality checking, handling and installation of sewer sanitary pipes requires utmost care. It is required to employ suitable material quality and appropriate construction practices to construct satisfactory sewer sanitary system. The evaluation of sanitary sewer pipe quality along with its ...

Design and Construction of Flexible Sewer Sanitary Pipes

There are various types of flexible pipes used in of sewer sanitary system such as ductile iron pipe, acrylonitrile-butadiene styrene composite pipe and ABS solid wall pipe, polyvinyl chloride pipe, polyethylene pipe, fiberglass reinforced plastic, reinforced plastic mortar pipe and ...

Special Construction of Sewer Sanitary Pipe System -Methods and Considerations

There are certain conditions that may be encountered during sewer sanitary pipe system construction. Construction consideration in these conditions, such as shown in Figure-1 and Figure-2 where sanitary sewer crossing waterway does not fall into standard construction cases and they ...

Earthen Wall Construction Methods and Material Tests

Different methods of earthen wall construction, its categories, material properties and tests, earthen construction for seismic prone areas are discussed. Historically, earthen materials have been used for building construction and its utilization is still ongoing due to certain advantages such as ...

Methods of Groundwater Control in Excavations at Construction Sites

Groundwater causes extreme geotechnical problems in excavations such as sand running for most of construction projects such as tunneling. So, issues caused by ground water would increase construction budget and extend construction time unless the ground water is properly controlled ...

Methods for Calculating Cost of Engineering Consultant Services

There are several methods by which calculation of engineering consultant services cost can be carried out in construction. It is possible to employ various charging approach at different phase of the consultant services. The application of each method or combination of ...

What Services are Provided by Engineering Consultants in Construction?

Engineering consultants may provide inclusive engineering services but there are consultants which are specialized in specific engineering areas for instance structural, geotechnical, and environmental. Generally, the necessity for engineering services is based on the nature of the project and capability of ...

Engineering Properties of Aluminium Construction Material

Aluminium is used as a construction material in different forms for both residential as well as industrial applications. Various engineering properties of aluminium as a construction material is discussed. Introduction of Aluminium Material As a general description about the element “aluminium”, it ...

Classification of Building Cost Estimates – Approach and Accuracy

The building cost estimates can be classified in many ways. The three major and significant ways in which the building cost estimates can be classified are:Based on the Degree of Project Definition Based on the end usage of the Estimate Based on ...

3D Reconstruction Technique in Civil Construction -Process and Details

The method of 3D reconstruction in civil construction involves the procedure of development of Three – dimensional models from three numbers of two – dimensional orthographic views. 3D reconstruction method in building construction technology faces certain advantages as well as limitations ...