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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Fundamental concepts of Column

A column is a special case of a compression member that is vertical. A reinforced concrete column is basically a vertical structural member, which helps to transfer the load from top to bottom in a …

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Difference between Beam and Column

In structural engineering we give names to different structural members based on their behaviour under applied load. Beam and column is also two structural members. Check out this post to know more about columns and …

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Minimum and maximum reinforcement in column?

The column is a vertical structure that helps transfer the load from top to bottom in a framed structure. Specifically, columns transfer the compressive load from top floors, ceiling, or beam to the foundation or the …

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