NIT Hamirpur Syllabus Construction Technology

 

NIT Hamirpur Syllabus  CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY

 

CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY

           A. Building materials: Stone: Classification and   requirements ; Brick: classification, manufacturing,

harmful   ingredients, testing, constituent   of   a   good   brick   earth;   lime: manufacturing,

field?testing, artificial hydraulic lime; Timber: classification, structure, seasoning, defects ; Paints:

Constituents,  types,  characteristics  of  varnishes.

B. Concrete technology: Cement: Composition, manufacture, field?testing, storage; Cement  concrete;

workability,  durability,  characteristic  strength, physical  tests.   

C.   Building construction: Stone masonry: safe permissible loads, brick masonry: bonds, laying,

reinforced brick work, defects, glass block masonry, Partition: Non load  bearing, brick,  clay  block,

timber   and   glass, cavity   walls; Dampness: sources,   effects,   prevention,   materials   used, Roof

types, Floor type: brick,  cement  concrete,  terrazzo, mosaic,  tiled, doors  and  windows.

D.   Construction equipment:   Selection, bulldozer, dumpers, trenchers,excavators,   hoe,   hoists,

graders,  piling  hammers,  pumps, compressors, bitumen mix  plant,  rollers,  clam  shell,  aggregate

production techniques,  crushers.     

Books:   

1. Properties of concrete:  A.M. Neville   

2. Engineering  Materials:  Surinder  Singh

3. Civil Engineering Materials:  Kulkarni   

4. Building Material, Rangawala

5. Building Construction:  B.C. Punmia

6. Building  Construction:  Sharma  and  Kaul

7. Building  Drawing :  Shah  Kale  and  Patki

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