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Concrete Pumps – Types and Selection

Concrete Pumps – Types and Selection

Concrete pumps are tools used to convey liquid concrete from the source of concrete to the place of casting. The basic principle, the types, and selection of concrete pumps based on work are explained briefly in this article. Principle of Concrete ...

Top Free Construction Software

Top Free Construction Software

Various free construction software are available in online which increases productivity, efficiency and helps in scheduling and costing of project activities. These list of free software for construction projects is provided in this article. Construction software is the collection of programs, ...

Basics of Building Construction

Basics of Building Construction

Understanding the basics of building construction helps to construct a building project successfully. The steps involved in building construction are explained in this article. Basic Steps in Starting a Building Project When there is a plan to develop a new building, it ...

Risk Management in Construction Projects

Risk Management in Construction Projects

Risk management in construction industry is an important part of the project planning and management. Various risks associated with construction projects such as financial risks, environmental risks, socio-economic and construction related risks are studied and dealt in risk management. The volatility ...

Types of Drawings used in Building Construction

Types of Drawings used in Building Construction

Different types of drawings is used in construction such as architectural drawings, structural, electrical, plumbing and finishing drawings. These drawings provides layout plans and details for construction of each and every part of the building. Drawings plays an important role in ...

Civil Construction Project Technical Specification and its Contents

Civil Construction Project Technical Specification and its Contents

What is Technical Specification of a Civil Construction Project? Technical specifications are written requirements and instruction which is used with construction drawings to complete heavy civil construction projects. So, information provided in technical specifications and construction drawings are different. If the information ...

What are Causes of Schedule Delays in Construction Projects?

What are Causes of Schedule Delays in Construction Projects?

There are various factors that lead to schedule delay in construction project. Factors might be different from one project to another one. In this article, the most important and common causes of delays in schedule construction will be discussed. Causes of ...