The Constructor - Civil Engineering Home for Civil Engineers

The Constructor - Civil Engineering Home provides informational resources to Civil Engineers around the globe on various subjects such as construction management, Structural Engineering, Building Construction Tips, How to Guides for Civil Engineers etc.

Construction Management Software – Comparisons, Features and Benefits

Construction management software helps to manage and execute construction project activities easily and effectively. Comparisons, features and benefits of these software are discussed. From the last 10-15 years’ technology has grown to become a necessary part of our lives. New innovations, ...

Equipment Used for Measuring Angles and Elevations in Surveying

There are various surveying instruments for measurement of angles and elevations. Types, properties, uses and details of these surveying equipment is discussed. Among the variety of instruments that are available to measure angles and elevations, it is important to choose the ...

Properties of Epoxy Resins for Repair and Rehabilitation of Structures

The synthetic resins like epoxy, polyester, acrylic, polyurethane and their similar type of resins are used widely for civil engineering applications. Synthetic resins are employed for:Grouting of cracks formed in the concrete structural elements Repair of concrete structures that got eroded Emergency repair ...

How to Improve Masonry Resistance Against Penetration of Water?

Masonry resistance against water penetration depends on materials used, types of wall, and quality of workmanship. Methods to improve water penetration resistance of masonry is discussed. There are number of methods by which the masonry water penetration resistance can be further ...