Important Abbrevations Used in Civil Engineering

The most common abbreviation used in civil engineering are as following: A.A.S.H.T.O – American Association of state highway Transport Official. A.C.I – American Concrete Institute. A.R.E.A – American Railway Engineering Association. A.B – Anchor Bolt Or Asbestos Board. AC – Asphalt Concrete. A.S.C – Allowable Stress of concrete. A.S.T.M – American society for testing materials. … Read more Important Abbrevations Used in Civil Engineering

Cement Concrete Specification for Design Mix 1:2:4

Detailed Cement Concrete Specification : The detailed cement concrete specification give information about quality and the quantity of the materials, proportion of mortar, workmanship, method of preparation and execution of work etc. The cement concrete specification is properly prepared which makes it easy on site for execution of cement concrete work. Coarse Aggregates : Course aggregate … Read more Cement Concrete Specification for Design Mix 1:2:4

Super Elevation and How to Calculate it

Super Elevation The inward transverse inclination provided to cross section of carriage way at horizontal curved portion of the road is called as Super Elevation. It is also referred as to Cant or Banking. Objectives : To counteract the effect of centrifugal force acting on moving vehicle. To help a fast moving vehicles to negotiate … Read more Super Elevation and How to Calculate it