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The Four Generations of High Rise Building Construction

The level of high rise construction we see today is a result of series of construction process and development carried throughout years. Initially, it was heavy and sturdy structures, which with time have changed to lightweight structures as we see ...

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Materials Used for Bridge Construction

Materials Used in Bridge Construction Stones, Timber, Concrete and Steel are the traditional materials that are used to carry out bridge construction. During the initial period, timber and stones were used in the construction, as they are directly obtained from nature ...

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Components of a Hydropower Plant and their Functions

What is Hydropower Plant? Hydropower plant uses hydraulic energy of water to produce electricity. The power obtained from this plant is termed as hydroelectric power. Nearly 16% of total power used by the world is represented by hydropower. There are several types ...

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What Factors Causes Failure of Concrete Structures?

Different factors cause the failure of concrete structure such as errors from design stage to construction stage and to occupancy. The main causes of failure of concrete structures are discussed. What Factors Causes Failure of Concrete Structures? The main factors that affect ...

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How to Prevent Corrosion of Suspension Bridge Cables?

Corrosion of the cables of suspension bridges is one of the factor causing deterioration of the bridge structure. The causes and prevention of corrosion of suspension bridge cables is discussed. Main cables in suspension bridge structure are used to carry bridge ...

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Construction of Concrete Block Retaining Walls with Steps

How to Build Concrete Block Retaining Walls? Construction of concrete block retaining walls, with step by step process, materials, advantages, applications and its construction inspection are discussed. Retaining wall structure is commonly constructed to retain earth mass or back fill materials. It ...

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