ISBN 9788175157156,Building Materials Technology

Building Materials Technology



Galgotia Publication

Publication Year 2012

ISBN 9788175157156

ISBN-10 8175157151


Language (English)

Civil Engineering

A lucid and comprehensive coverage of properties and uses of the materials commonly used in building construction very systematically and point-wise to the best advantages of students. Cement being soul of civil engineering structures with detailed discussion of its various types and recommendations. Cement concrete being wonder material for many many decade to come with exhaustive treatment including step by step calculation procedure of concrete mix design as per IS. Code. The most salient feature of the book lying in the introduction of the 110.20 chapter of "Wealth from Waste" and 'Innovative Building Materials" to reduce the burden of scarce conventional materials and to reduce the environmental hazards along with being very cost effective and [co-Friendly. Numerous self explanatory sketches, tables, graphs, illustrative examples and I.S. Code references to recapitulate the topics.