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Components or Materials of Concrete and their Storage Methods

The concrete is manufactured using cement, sand, gravel and water as the main components materials. The active material in concrete is cement which binds other materials physically and chemically with water and solidifies. Sometimes admixtures are used in concrete to ...

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Sedimentation Tank Design Parameters

Sedimentation is the process of removing suspended coarser particles in water by settling down them to the bottom of tank. For a particle to settle down, the flow velocity must be reduced. This process is carried out in a structure ...

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Components of Sewer Sanitary Project Cost

The components of sewer sanity project cost such as design and construction cost are discussed in the following sections. Components of sewer sanitary project cost Design Cost This involves the cost of planning, studying various options, environmental evaluation, geotechnical investigation, surveying, engineering ...

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Methods of Setting Water Distribution System Layout

The layout of water distribution system tells us the network of pipes provided in the area and helps to determine the repair locations if any damages occurs. Here we will discuss about the different layout methods used in distribution system. The ...

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