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by Patricia
Fri Mar 10, 2017 11:43 am
Forum: Civil Projects
Topic: what is REMEDY for plastic shrinkage cracks?
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what is REMEDY for plastic shrinkage cracks?

Hi All, Very recently we did RCC slab for my home using READY MIX concrete (M-30 Grade) Unfortunately we observed plastic shrinkage cracks immediately after completion of the slab casting (not the complete slab, only first half of the slab). The Quality In charge of READY MIX concrete supplier told ...
by Patricia
Fri Mar 10, 2017 11:42 am
Forum: Civil Projects
Topic: Simple beam calculation
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Views: 1537

Simple beam calculation

Uniform load of a total of 50 lbs even distribution on a 12 foot span with fixed supports. Square steel tube 1.5 inches square 14 gauge steel (wall thickness of .078") E = 30000000 psi I = 0.1502 W = 50lb L = 12 ft My deflection calculation differs from "Beam Boy" software and I can't find the error...
by Patricia
Fri Mar 10, 2017 11:38 am
Forum: Civil Projects
Topic: Shift Slave Nodes Dofs To Master Node
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Views: 1648

Shift Slave Nodes Dofs To Master Node

Hi. I'm reading a thesis about structure control and it says it shifts save nodes DOFs to master node but I do not know how. I think it wants to make several bays equivalent to one bay. Does anyone have any idea how it does that. Thank you Thesis Link: 2.3 MB http://oaktrust.library.tamu.edu/bi...U-...
by Patricia
Fri Mar 10, 2017 11:36 am
Forum: Civil Projects
Topic: Plinth area clarification
Replies: 0
Views: 1462

Plinth area clarification

In my newly constructed house the staircase falls within the plinth area. I am paying on per square foot of plinth area basis. Now the contractor wants staircase charges extra. My contention is since the stair case is within plinth area the same does not attract extra rate. Pl clarify if the contrac...
by Patricia
Fri Mar 10, 2017 11:33 am
Forum: Civil Projects
Topic: Architecture is not a profession, it’s a lifestyle
Replies: 0
Views: 1531

Architecture is not a profession, it’s a lifestyle

The School of Architecture and Planning was set up in the year 2013. The young architects at A P Goyal Shimla University are trained to design and create striking and responsible architecture. We promote a personalized student – teacher relationship that helps the student to approach design from the...
by Patricia
Fri Mar 10, 2017 11:31 am
Forum: Civil Projects
Topic: need clarity on architecture
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Views: 1419

need clarity on architecture

Hi All, 1 . My plot size is 30 feet * 56 feet. 2. In the gorund floor, I build the house using 12 pillars (each pillar contains four 16 mm rods and two 12 mm rods). 3. Each row contains three pillars and like that pillars built in four rows. 4. Each row is separated by 15 feets. 5. In the last 30 X ...
by Patricia
Fri Mar 10, 2017 11:29 am
Forum: Civil Projects
Topic: import AutoCAD plan to landscaping architects
Replies: 0
Views: 1517

import AutoCAD plan to landscaping architects

import AutoCAD plan to landscaping architects hi dears! is my first topic , and i am sure you can find a lot of grammar problem and bad english first sorry for my poor language --------------------------------- i am using from " landscaping architects " software version-2009. but i have a big proble...
by Patricia
Fri Mar 10, 2017 11:28 am
Forum: Civil Projects
Topic: Regarding selection of cement.
Replies: 0
Views: 1145

Regarding selection of cement.

Hi,
Could you please help me in selection of cement for 5 story commercial building. Which cement I should prefer- PPC, opc, or psc and also what about the grade (43,53...).
Thanks in advance!
by Patricia
Fri Mar 10, 2017 11:24 am
Forum: Civil Projects
Topic: alternate for fine aggregate - river sand???
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Views: 1120

alternate for fine aggregate - river sand???

As we all know, we are using riversand as fine aggregate for concrete mix, earth filling, levelling and such kinda works. But what will be the alternate source if river sand become unavailable in future?? Although we have Msand productions is that fulfill all the requirements for river sand??? And w...
by Patricia
Fri Mar 10, 2017 11:23 am
Forum: Civil Projects
Topic: How does dazzling rain affects freshly poured concrete ...?
Replies: 0
Views: 1121

How does dazzling rain affects freshly poured concrete ...?

complete scenario - Every thing was ready for the roof concrete (gang , centering, bar bending..etc - Indian style roofing ) Sunday it was sunny day ..so we decided to roof on Monday(place bangalore) ... everything was arranged for roofing . Monday it was cloudy , as per weather predictions it would...