Register Now

Login

Lost Password

Lost your password? Please enter your email address. You will receive a link and will create a new password via email.

Login

Register Now

Factors Influencing Earthquake Resistant Design of Structures

Structures are generally subjected to static and dynamic loads. The former is constant with time while the latter is time-varying. The majority of civil engineering structures are designed with an assumption that all the applied loads are static. ...

Guidelines for Earthquake Resistant Design of Structures

An earthquake is vibration of earth surface by waves emerging from the source of disturbance in the earth by virtue of release of energy in the earth’s crust. It is essentially a sudden and transient motion or series of motions ...

Types of Structural Design and its Processes

The entire process of structural planning and design requires not only imagination and conceptual thinking but also sound knowledge of practical aspects, such as recent design codes and bye-laws, backed up by ample experience, institution and judgment. It is emphasized that ...

Development Length of Reinforcement Bars

A development length can be defined as the amount of reinforcement(bar) length needed to be embedded or projected into the column to establish the desired bond strength between the concrete and steel (or any other two types of material). [caption id="attachment_22872" ...

RELIABILITY-BASED DESIGN

Reliability? “BEST bus services are very reliable” “BMC water supply is not very reliable” “In Mumbai, Western Railway’s service is more reliable than ...

Design of Steel Tanks

Design of Steel Tanks The steel tanks are defined as vessels made of steel plates. The steel tanks are ...