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Bituminous Materials – Types, Properties and Uses in Construction

Materials that are bound together with bitumen are called bituminous materials. The use of bituminous materials were initially limited to road construction. Now the applications have spread over the area of roof construction, for industrial purposes, carpet tiles, paints and ...

Professional Construction Management and its Benefits for Construction Projects

A professional construction management team consists of professionally efficient construction managers and individuals. These professional construction management team carry out the planning, designing and construction of projects in an integrated manner. Conflicts due to any disagreeing between the team members is ...

What is Rebaring Technique in Reinforced Concrete Construction?

Rebaring technique in reinforced concrete construction is a method for proper fabrication and placement of reinforcement bars as per the design and drawings for RCC works. We know that, concrete is very strong in compression and weak in tension. The reinforcement ...

Durability of Ground Granulated Blast Furnace Slag GGBFS Concrete

Durability of concrete is an important factor considered for structures. Effect of GGBFS of durability properties of concrete is discussed in this article. Durability is an important factor that must be appreciable for any structure so that it is performing for ...

Trenchless Renewal Methods for Replacement, Renovation of Pipelines

The trenchless renewal methods and innovations in construction is still developing. The trenchless renewal method helps in providing facilities like replacement, rehabilitation, renovation or upgradation. Collectively we regard it as renewal method, where a new life is given to an already ...