Longitudinal bars detailing of a column section

Longitudinal reinforcement is provided in column to carry thr applied axial load and bending moment along with concrete. Minimum longitudinal reinforcement It should be at least 0.8 percent of the gross cross sectional area required. …

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Detailing specification for a beam section

A beam is a structural element that is capable of withstanding load primarily by resisting against bending. We design beams by limit state method as per IS 456: 2000. We should consider different detailing specifications …

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What is stress??

Definition of stress Before defining stress at a point we must set the stage for the definition. Consider we have a deformable body, and this body bis in static equilibrium condition as shown in Fig …

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What is creep of concrete ?

Creep of concrete is a kind of deformation which occurs because of sustained loading. The gradual increase in strain, without increase in stress, with the time is due to creep. From this explanation it can …

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What is lean concrete ?

Lean concrete is a type of concrete in which the amount of cement is less , i.e less than 10 % of the total volume of concrete. In this type of concrete the aggregate to …

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What is cement ?

Cement is a binder material, and an important ingredient in concrete. In concrete cement along with water adheres to other materials and helps to hold them together. Cement used in construction are often lime or …

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