Basic Civil Engineering Building Materials and Construction Stones, Bricks, Cement, Lime, Timber-types, Properties, Test and uses, Laboratory tests concrete and mortar materials : Workability, Strength properties of concrete, Nominal proportion of concrete preparation of concrete, Compaction, Curing. Elements of building construction, Foundations conventional spread footings, RCC footings, Brick masonry walls, Plastering and pointing, Floors, Roofs, Doors, Windows, Lintels, Staircases - Types and their suitability. Surveying and Positioning Introduction to surveying Instruments - Levels, Thedolites, Plane tables and related devices, Electronic surveying instruments etc. Measurement of distances - Conventional and EDM methods, Measurement of directions by different methods, Measurement of elevations by different methods, Reciprocal leveling. Mapping and Sensing Mapping details and contouring, Profile cross sectioning and measurement of areas, Volumes, Application of measurements in quantity computations, Survey stations, Introduction of remote sensing and its applications. Engineering Mechanics Forces and Equilibrium : Graphical and analytical treatment of concurrent and nonconcurrent co-planner forces, Free diagram, Force diagram and Bow's notations, Application of equilibrium concepts : Analysis of plane trusses : Method of joints, Method of sections. Frictional force in equilibrium problems. Centre of Gravity and Moment of Inertia : Centroid and centre of gravity, Moment of inertia of area and mass, Radius of gyration, Introduction to product of inertia and principle axes. Support reactions, Shear force and bending moment diagram for cantilever and simply supported beam with concentrated, Distributed load and couple.
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Book Description Technical Publications, 2011. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. first edition. 892 pages. 9.50x7.20x1.60 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 9350380102