P C Varghese Building Construction

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Building Construction

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This book, a companion volume to the author's book on "building materials", explains the basics of building construction practices in an accessible style. It discusses in detail every element of building construction from start to the finish - from site preparation to provision of services (such as water supply, drainage and electricity supply). Besides, the text describes acoustics and maintenance of buildings, which are important considerations in construction of buildings.this book is primarily designed as an introductory textbook for undergraduate students of civil engineering as well as those pursuing diploma courses in civil engineering and architecture. Practicing engineers and any person who has a keen interest in the construction and maintenance of his/her own building will also find the book very helpful.separate appendix is given to discuss earthquake-resistant design of buildings. Review questions provided at the end of each chapter enable the readers recapitulate the topics. The references to is codes and standards make the text suitable for further study and field use. Because of the lecture-based presentation of the subject, the text will be of considerable benefit for the young teachers for their classroom lectures.

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Book Description PHI Learning, 2012. Softcover. Book Condition: New. First edition. This book, a companion volume to the author?s book on Building Materials, explains the basics of building construction practices in an accessible style. It discusses in detail every element of building construction from start to the finish?from site preparation to provision of services (such as water supply, drainage and electricity supply). Besides, the text describes acoustics and maintenance of buildings, which are important considerations in construction of buildings. This book is primarily designed as an introductory textbook for under-graduate students of civil engineering as well as those pursuing diploma courses in civil engineering and architecture. Practising engineers and any person who has a keen interest in the construction and maintenance of his/her own building will also find the book very helpful. KEY FEATURES : ? Separate Appendix is given to discuss earthquake-resistant design of buildings. ? Review Questions provided at the end of each chapter enable the readers recapitulate the topics. ? The references to IS codes and standards make the text suitable for further study and field use. ? Because of the lecture-based presentation of the subject, the text will be of considerable benefit for the young teachers for their classroom lectures. CONTENTS: Foreword ? Preface ? Acknowledgements 1. Components of a Building and Building Specifications 2. Site Preparation and Setting Out of Works 3. Earthwork and Anti-termite Treatment 4. Construction of Foundation 5. Brick Masonry 6. Block Masonry 7. Stone Masonry 8. Arches and Lintels 9. DPC and Waterproofing of Basements 10. Concrete Work 11. Temporary Works: Formwork and Scaffolding 12. Bending and Placing of Reinforcement in RCC Works 13. Plastering and Pointing 14. Flooring?General Considerations 15. Concrete and Brick Floors 16. Stone Floors 17. Ceramic Tile Floors and Walls 18. Resilient Floors 19. Woodblock and Parquet Flooring 20. Terrazzo Work 21. Flat-floor and Flat-roofs Constructions 22. Sloped Roofs 23. Doors, Windows and Ventilators 24. Timber Joints and Glazing 25. Stairs and Lifts 26. Painting 27. Waterproofing and Weatherproofing RC Roofs & Waterproofing Wet Areas 28. Roof Drainage and Repair of Leakage 29. Water Supply in Buildings 30. Drainage of Wastewater and Sewage above Ground 31. Drainage of Foul Water below the Ground Level 32. Electricity Supply in Buildings 33. Common Equipment Used in Construction of Ordinary Buildings 34. Municipal Requirements in Planning of Buildings 35. Design of Buildings for Comfort in Hot Climates 36. Acoustics of Buildings 37. Welding and Structural Steelworks 38. Joining Pipes 39. Miscellaneous Works 40. Maintenance of Buildings Appendices A. Design of Brick Masonry Walls B. Earthquake-Resistant Design of Masonry Buildings C. Estimating Costs and Material Requirements D. Major Items of Works for Construction of a Single-storey Residential Building E. Equivalent Plain Areas of Uneven Surfaces for Payment for Painting of Building Works F. Syllabus for Building Construction References ? Index Printed Pages: 472. Bookseller Inventory # 12250

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Book Description PHI Learning, 2012. Softcover. Book Condition: New. First edition. This book, a companion volume to the authorâs book on Building Materials, explains the basics of building construction practices in an accessible style. It discusses in detail every element of building construction from start to the finishâ"from site preparation to provision of services (such as water supply, drainage and electricity supply). Besides, the text describes acoustics and maintenance of buildings, which are important considerations in construction of buildings. This book is primarily designed as an introductory textbook for under-graduate students of civil engineering as well as those pursuing diploma courses in civil engineering and architecture. Practising engineers and any person who has a keen interest in the construction and maintenance of his/her own building will also find the book very helpful. KEY FEATURES : ? Separate Appendix is given to discuss earthquake-resistant design of buildings. ? Review Questions provided at the end of each chapter enable the readers recapitulate the topics. ? The references to IS codes and standards make the text suitable for further study and field use. ? Because of the lecture-based presentation of the subject, the text will be of considerable benefit for the young teachers for their classroom lectures. CONTENTS: Foreword ⢠Preface ⢠Acknowledgements 1. Components of a Building and Building Specifications 2. Site Preparation and Setting Out of Works 3. Earthwork and Anti-termite Treatment 4. Construction of Foundation 5. Brick Masonry 6. Block Masonry 7. Stone Masonry 8. Arches and Lintels 9. DPC and Waterproofing of Basements 10. Concrete Work 11. Temporary Works: Formwork and Scaffolding 12. Bending and Placing of Reinforcement in RCC Works 13. Plastering and Pointing 14. Flooringâ"General Considerations 15. Concrete and Brick Floors 16. Stone Floors 17. Ceramic Tile Floors and Walls 18. Resilient Floors 19. Woodblock and Parquet Flooring 20. Terrazzo Work 21. Flat-floor and Flat-roofs Constructions 22. Sloped Roofs 23. Doors, Windows and Ventilators 24. Timber Joints and Glazing 25. Stairs and Lifts 26. Painting 27. Waterproofing and Weatherproofing RC Roofs & Waterproofing Wet Areas 28. Roof Drainage and Repair of Leakage 29. Water Supply in Buildings 30. Drainage of Wastewater and Sewage above Ground 31. Drainage of Foul Water below the Ground Level 32. Electricity Supply in Buildings 33. Common Equipment Used in Construction of Ordinary Buildings 34. Municipal Requirements in Planning of Buildings 35. Design of Buildings for Comfort in Hot Climates 36. Acoustics of Buildings 37. Welding and Structural Steelworks 38. Joining Pipes 39. Miscellaneous Works 40. Maintenance of Buildings Appendices A. Design of Brick Masonry Walls B. Earthquake-Resistant Design of Masonry Buildings C. Estimating Costs and Material Requirements D. Major Items of Works for Construction of a Single-storey Residential Building E. Equivalent Plain Areas of Uneven Surfaces for Payment for Painting of Building Works F. Syllabus for Building Construction References ⢠Index Printed Pages: 472. Bookseller Inventory # 12250

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