Author: R. N. Rai

Electricity Safety Precautions to Avoid Accidents and Shocks

Electricity is a basic necessity of life. It is as much dangerous as it is useful. If you follow some basic safety rules, then you’ll always save yourself from any electric hazard. TechPuffs brings for you some basic rules to follow when dealing with electricity. Safety Rules to Avoid Electric Shocks A website that helps in findin...Send message to all your Faceb...How to find radio stations in ...How to build better customer e... Switches or fuses should be opened or closed quickly. If you do them slowly then they cause sparks and hence significantly reduce the life of the...

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Civil Engineering : The Mother of All Constructions

Civil Engineering is a broad field of engineering that deals with the planning, construction of fixed structure, or public works, as they are related to earth, water, or civilization and their processes. Most civil engineering today deals with power plants, bridges, roads, railways, structures, water supply, irrigation, sewer, flood control, transportation, telecommunications and traffic. Civil engineering is the mother of all construction and is the core essence of infrastructure. Development of any country can be broadly guessed on the basis of construction works done. Civil engineers chiefly work with construction, design and maintenance of man-made and natural built environments....

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Modern Hi-Tech Bridges for 21st Century

Bridges are the most important parts of our life. Every day we cross small or long bridges while travelling with our transport vehicles. In old days bridges were constructed by using bricks and cement mortar or lime mortar. Now a day’s long and short bridges are constructed by using reinforced cement concrete in which. The bridge of 21st century won’t be made of steel and concrete, but of strong, lightweight materials equipped with electronic and optical sensors that warn engineers of any potential structural problems. The professors and students from a variety of engineering disciplines are building a prototype...

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Material Requirement for Construction of Residential Houses

One of the most basic questions while constructing a house is – which materials are to be used and in how much quantities? A website that helps in findin...Send message to all your Faceb...How to find radio stations in ...How to build better customer e... We are providing here a very important table for amount of different materials to be used during construction of single or multi-storeyed residential buildings. This table may be used by builders, civil-engineers and architecture analysts. * In the table provided below “A” is Plinth Area in sq. m. METERIAL SINGLE STOREY DOUBLE STOREY FOUR...

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Important Tips for Construction of Residential Houses

To construct a building, first of all calculation of various areas is the necessary step. Let’s first learn about different type of areas involved in construction of a building. Plinth Area In building architecture, a plinth is the base or platform over which any building or any architectural structure is constructed. Plinth area is built up covered area of a building measured at floor level of any storey. Plinth area is calculated by taking the external dimension of the floor level excluding plinth of f-sets. If any courtyard, open areas, balconies, cantilever projections are not included in plinth area...

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