NIT Syllabus Raipur 7th Semester Civil Engineering

NIT-RaipurVII SEM

Civil Engineering SYLLABUS

 

Seventh Semester

Structural Engineering Design – III

 

Code: CE- 711

Total Theory Periods per Week:

4 Total Tutorial Periods per Weeks: 1 Total Marks: 120

 

Teacher’s Assessment: 20 First Examination: 15 Second Examination: 15 End Semester Examination: 70

 

Unit 1

 

Plate Girders

 

Riveted and Welded Plate Girders – Design of cross-section, curtailment of flange plates, stiffeners,

splices.

 

Unit 2

 

Connections

 

Simple, Semi-rigid and Rigid Connections, Connection Configurations, Framed and seated

connections, Moment resistant connections.

 

Industrial Buildings

 

Various components of an industrial building, Loads and load combinations, Design of purlins, roof

trusses, Industrial building frames, gantry girder and bracings.

 

Unit 3

 

Steel Tanks and Chimneys:

 

Pressed steel tank including tiers, stays, foundation and staging, self-supporting steel chimneys.

 

Unit 4

 

Steel Bridges

 

Plate girder and Truss Bridges, General arrangement, Design loads for Highway / Railway steel

bridges, Design of Truss bridge for Railway loading.

 

Name of Text Books:

 

Design of Steel Structures – B.C. Punmia, Jain & Jain (Laxmi Publication, New Delhi)

Design of Steel Structures – A.S. Arya and J.L. Ajamani (Nemchand and Bros., Roorkee)

 

Name of Reference Books:

 

Design of Steel Structures (Vol. – I & II) – Ram Chandra (Standard Book House, New Delhi)

Design of Steel Structures – Dayaratnam (Wheeler Publishing, New Delhi)

Design of Steel Structures – E.H.Gaylord and C.N. Gaylord (Mc Graw Hill, New York)

Steel Structures: Design and Behaviour – C.G.Salmon and J.E.Johnson (Harper and Row, New York)

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National Institute of Technology Raipur (CG)

 

Civil Engineering Department

 

Seventh Semester

 

Water Resources Engineering – I

 

Code: CE- 712

Total Theory Periods per Week:

3 Total Tutorial Periods per Weeks: 1 Total Marks: 120

 

Teacher’s Assessment: 20 First Examination: 15 Second Examination: 15 End Semester Examination: 70

 

Unit1 Introduction :

 

Need for Irrigation, Advantages and Disadvantages of irrigation, development of irrigation

in India. Types of Irrigation systems – Flow Irrigation, Tank Irrigation, Lift Irrigation, Tube Well Irrigation. Soil-

Water-Crop relationship, Soil groups in India.

 

Methods of Irrigation:

 

Introduction, requirement of irrigation methods, surface and sub surface

irrigation, sprinkler and drip irrigation.

 

Water Requirement of crops :

 

Introduction, Water requirement of crop, quantity of water for irrigation,

consumptive use of water or evapo-transpiration, crop season and crops of India, crop period and base period,

delta, duty of water, relationship between delta duty and base period, factors affecting duty, methods of

improving duty, Intensity of irrigation, irrigation requirement of crops.

 

Unit 2 Canal Irrigation :

 

Classification of canal, parts of canal irrigation system, canal alignment, lay-out of

canal system, typical canal cross section, command areas, losses in irrigation systems, water

requirement of irrigation channels.

 

Design of Stable Channels in Alluvium :

 

Introduction, Kennedy’s silt theory, Garret’s diagram, Lacey’s

Theory, Lacey’s regime equations, Lacey’s shock theory, Design of channels by Kennedy’s and Lacey’s

theories, Use of Lacey’s diagrams, maintenance of Irrigation channels, sediment transport, silting of canals and

its control.

 

Design of Lined channels :

 

Introduction, benefits of lining, types of lining, economics of lining, procedure

and design of lined canals.

 

Unit 3 Water Logging and its Control :

 

Causes and ill effects of water logging, prevention and control,

reclamation of water logged and saline lands,surfacedrainage

 

Distribution of canal waters :

 

System of regulation and control, requirement of a good outlet, types of outlet.

 

Water Distribution System :

 

Rotational delivery (Warabandi), Continuous delivery and delivery on demand,

Role of command area development authority, Functions and organisational structures.

 

Unit 4 River behaviour and Training :

 

Objects, river characteristics, river patterns, classification of river

training works, methods of river training embankments, bank protection, spurs, cutoffs, pitched island, river

diversion, meandering causes and parameters.

 

Flood Control :

 

Introduction, Flood estimation by empirical and flood frequency studies, levees and

embankments, channel improvement, flood ways evacuation and flood plain zoning, economics of flood

control, National Policy of floods, floodforecasting.

 

Unit 5 Reservoir Planning :

 

Introduction, Type of reservoirs, storage zones of a reservoir, mass

curve and demand curve, determination of reservoir capacity, safe field.

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Flood Routing :

 

Graphical method, Modified Puls method, I.S.I method, trial and error method,

reservoir losses, reservoir sedimentation, life of reservoir, environmental effects of reservoirs.

 

Name of Text Books:

 

Irrigation Engineering and Hydraulic Structures – S.K. Garg (Khanna

Publications) Irrigation Engineering – B.C. Punmia (Laxmi Publications)

 

Name of Reference Books:

 

Irrigation, Water Resources and Water Power Engineering – Dr. P.N. Modi (Standard Book

House) Theory and Design of Irrigation Structures (Volume – I & II) – Varshney (Nem Chand &

Bros.) Irrigation Engineering – Asawa G.L. (New Age International Publications) Fundamentals

of Irrigation Engineering – Bharat Singh (Nem Chand & Bros.)

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National Institute of Technology Raipur (CG)

 

Civil Engineering Department

 

Seventh Semester

 

Structural Analysis III

 

Code: CE- 713

Total Theory Periods per Week:

3 Total Tutorial Periods per Weeks: 1 Total Marks: 120

 

Teacher’s Assessment: 20 First Examination: 15 Second Examination: 15 End Semester Examination: 70

 

Unit 1

 

Matrices Related to Structural Analysis:

 

Introduction, definitions of various types of matrices, Matrix algebra.

 

Introduction to matrix method of analysis:

 

Basic concept of analysis, Static and Kinematic Indeterminacy, Formulation of stiffness and

flexibility matrices, application to simple problems.

 

Unit 2

 

Matrix stiffness method of truss analysis:

 

Degree of freedom (Kinematic indeterminacy), deformation matrix, Element stiffness matrix, forcedisplacement

matrix, static matrix, global stiffness matrix, joint-force matrix, numerical examples.

 

Unit 3

 

Matrix stiffness method of beam and rigid frame analysis:

 

Joints and elements in beam vs degree of freedom, sending load on the elements to the joints,

static matrix, deformation matrix, element stiffness matrix, force displacement matrix, global

stiffness matrix, joint-force matrix, numerical examples, concepts of computer programming for

matrix method of structural analysis.

 

Unit 4

 

Introduction to plastic analysis of structures

 

Plastic Hinge concept, fully plastic moment, shape factor, collapse mechanism, static and kinematic

methods of collapse load, upper and lower bound principle theorems, design for fully plastic moment .

 

Name of Reference Books:

 

1.

 

Indeterminate structural analysis by C.K. Wang, McGraw-Hill International Book Company.

 

2.

 

Matrix analysis of framed structures by W. Weaver and J.M. Gere, CBS Publishers and

distributors, Delhi

 

3.

 

Matrix analys of structures by Aslam Kassimali, Brooks/ Cole Publishing Co. New York.

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National Institute of Technology Raipur (CG)

 

Civil Engineering Department

 

Seventh Semester

 

Quality Control and Assurance in Construction

 

Code: CE- 7141

Total Theory Periods per Week:

3 Total Tutorial Periods per Weeks: 1 Total Marks: 120

 

Teacher’s Assessment: 20 First Examination: 15 Second Examination: 15 End Semester Examination: 70

 

Unit 1

 

Construction Projects

 

Agencies involved in Construction Projects, mutual relationship, quality control at site; and whose job

is it.

 

Unit 2

 

ISO / IS Requirements

 

IS 9000 (Parts 1 to 4) (Pt 1; 1994, Pt 2; 1993, Pt 3; 1991, Pt 4; 1993) for Total Quality Management.

ISO 14000 – 1988 for environment – Impact of large construction projects.

 

Unit 3

 

Quality Control on Construction Projects

 

Inspection of reinforced concrete, masonry and steel works, testing techniques and quality at reports.

 

Unit 4

 

Statistical Analysis

 

Sampling frequencies, statistical and reliability analysis, optimum sample size.

 

Unit 5

 

Quality Assurance

 

Quality Assurance in constructions

 

Name of Text Books:

 

ISO 9000 in Construction – Nee, Paul A. (Wiley Interscience Publication, 1994)

IS: 14000, – Quality System – Guidelines for Selection and Use of Standards on Quality System 1988.

 

Name of Reference Books:

 

ISO 9000 in Construction –Wah, L.S., Min., L.C. & Ann, T.W. (McGraw Hill Book Company, 1996)

Construction Engineering and Management – S. Seetaraman (Umesh Publication)

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National Institute of Technology Raipur (CG)

 

Civil Engineering Department

 

Seventh Semester

 

Safety in Construction

 

Code: CE- 7141

Total Theory Periods per Week:

3 Total Tutorial Periods per Weeks: 1 Total Marks: 120

 

Teacher’s Assessment: 20 First Examination: 15 Second Examination: 15 End Semester Examination: 70

 

Unit 1

 

Construction Project

 

A brief outline project definition, elements, relation to safety, types of projects and safety hazards.

 

Unit 2

 

Construction sites and safety

 

Tools – Electrical, Pneumatic, Grinding, Hand tools.

Machinery – Earth moving, Concrete Breaker, Carpenters, Transporting, Batching Plant and Concrete

Mixer, Dumpers.

Material Handling – Various materials and their effects, storing materials.

Common Risks and Hazards.

 

Unit 3

 

Planning Safety for Construction Projects

 

Safety Construction Safety, Legal Requirements, First-Aid, Safety Clauses in contract, Safety Policy,

Safety deposit, Safety Officer, Safety Committees, Safety of Contractors Worker.

 

Unit 4

 

Safety Practices

 

Roads and bridges, tunneling, buildings, and structures, (excavation, blasting, consent, machinery,

transportation, concrete structures, piling, deep foundations, compressed air, tunneling, dewatering,

structural steel erection, floors, and walk opening, demolition, use of ladders, electrical works, welding

and cutting, grinding and chipping, hoisting apparatus, A.C. Roofs.

 

Unit 5

 

Modern project

 

Special Safety practices for Modernisation Project

Planning for sequential operations and emergencies first aid, fire hazards and preventive methods.

 

Name of Text Books:

 

Construction Safety, Security and Loss Prevention – B. Fulman.

 

Name of Reference Books:

 

Fundamental of Construction Safety – P.T. Armstrong.

Construction Engineering and Management – S. Seetaram (Umesh Publication)

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National Institute of Technology Raipur (CG)

 

Civil Engineering Department

 

Seventh Semester

 

Construction Management

 

Code: CE- 7141

Total Theory Periods per Week:

3 Total Tutorial Periods per Weeks: 1 Total Marks: 120

 

Teacher’s Assessment: 20 First Examination: 15 Second Examination: 15 End Semester Examination: 70

 

Unit 1

 

The Owner’s Perspective

 

Introduction-The project life cycle-Major Types of Construction-Selection of Professional Services-

Construction contractors-Financing of constructed facilities-Legal and regulatory Requirements-The

changing Environment of the construction Industry-The Role Project Managers

 

Unit 2

 

Organizing for Project Management

 

What is project management? – Trends in Modern Management-Strategic planning and project

programming- Effects of project risks on organization-Organization of Project Participants-Traditional

designer-Constructor sequence-Professional construction management-Owner-Builder-Operation-

Turnkey operation-Leadership and Motivation for the Project team-Interpersonal behaviour in project

organization-perceptions of Owners and Contractors

 

Unit 3

 

The Design and Construction Process

 

Design and construction as an integrated system-Innovation and technological Feasibility-Innovation

and technological feasibility-Design Methodology-Functional Design-Physical Structures-Geo-

Technical Engineering Investigation-Construction Site Environment-Value engineering-Construction

Planning-Industrialized Construction and Prefabrication-Computer -Aided Engineering

 

Unit 4

 

Labour, Material and Equipment Utilization

 

Historical Perspective – Labour Productivity-Factors Affecting Job-Site Productivity-Labor Relations in

construction-Problems in collective bargaining-Materials Management-Materials Procurement and

Delivery- Inventory control-Tradeoffs of cost in Material Management-Construction Equipment-Choice

of Equipment and Standard production Rates-Construction Processes Queues and Resource

Bottlenecks

 

Unit 5

 

Cost Estimation

 

Costs Associated with Construction Facilities-Approaches to cost estimation-Type of construction cost

estimates- Effects of scale on construction cost-Unit cost-Method of estimation-Methods for allocation

of joint costs- Historical cost data-Cost indices-Applications of cost Indices to Estimating-Estimate

based on Engineers List of Quantities-Allocation of Construction costs over time-Computer Aided cost

Estimation-Estimation of operating costs

 

Name of Text Books:

 

Construction Project Management Planning, Scheduling and Control – Chitkara, K.K. (Tata McGraw

Hill Publishing Co., New Delhi, 1998)

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Project Mangement: A systems Approach to Planning, Scheduling and Controlling – Harold Kerzner

(CBS Publishers & Distributors, Delhi, 1988)

 

Name of Reference Books:

 

Project management for Construction: Fundamental Concepts for owners, Engineers, Architects and

Builders – Chris Hendrickson and Tung Au, (Prentice Hall, Pitsburgh, 2000)

Construction Project Management – Frederick E.Gould (Wentworth Institute of Technology, Vary

E.Joyce, Massachususetts Institute of Technology, 2000)

Project Management – Choudhury, S. (Tata McGraw Hill Publishing Co., New Delhi, 1988)

Applied project Engineering and Management – Ernest E. Ludwig (Gulf Publishing Co., Houstan,

Texas, 1988)

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National Institute of Technology Raipur (CG)

 

Civil Engineering Department

 

Seventh Semester

 

Construction Equipments and Techniques

 

Code: CE- 7141

Total Theory Periods per Week:

3 Total Tutorial Periods per Weeks: 1 Total Marks: 120

 

Teacher’s Assessment: 20 First Examination: 15 Second Examination: 15 End Semester Examination: 70

 

Unit 1

 

Construction Equipments

 

Fundamentals of earthwork operations – Earth moving operations -Types of Earthwork

EquipmentTractors, Motor Graders, Scrapers, Front end waders, Earth Movers.

Equipment for Dredging, Trenching, Tunnelling, Drilling, Blasting-Equipment for compaction-Erection

Equipment.

Types of pumps used in construction – Equipment for Dewatering and Grouting -Foundation and Pile

Driving Equipment.

Forklifts and Related Equipment – Portable Material Bins – Conveyors – Hauling Equipment.

 

Unit 2

 

Equipment for Production of Aggregate and Concreting

 

Crushers-Feeders-Screening Equipment-Handling Equipment-Batching and Mixing Equipment-

Hauling, Pouring and Pumping Equipment-Transporters.

 

Unit 3

 

Sub-structure Construction Techniques

 

Box jacking -Pipe Jacking-Under Water Construction of diaphragm walls and basement -Tunnelling

techniques piling techniques-driving well and caisson-sinking cofferdam-cable anchoring and groutingdriving

diaphragm walls, sheet piles-laying operations for built up offshore system-shoring for deep

cutting-Large reservoir, construction with membranes and Earth system-well points-Dewatering and

stand by Plant equipment for underground open excavation

 

Unit 4

 

Super Structure Construction

 

Vacuum Dewatering of concrete flooring-Concrete paving technology-Techniques of construction for

continuous concreting operation in Tall buildings of various shapes and Varying sections-Launching

Techniques-Suspended from work-erection techniques of tall structures, Large span structures-

Launching techniques for heavy decks in situ prestressing in high rise structures, aerial transporting

handling erecting light weight components on tall structures-erection of latice tower as and rigging of

transmission line structures.

 

Unit 5

 

Repair Construction

 

Mud jacking grout through slab foundation-micropiling for strengthening floor and shallow profilepipeline

laying protecting sheet piles, screw anchors-sub grade water proofing under pining advanced

techniques and sequence in demolition and dismantling.

 

Name of Text Books:

 

Construction Planning, Equipment and Methods (5th Edition) – Peurifoy, R.L., Ledbetter, W.B.and

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Schexnayder, C. (McGraw Hill, Singapore, 1995)

Construction Equipment and Management – Sharma S.C. (Khanna Publishers New Delhi, 1988).

 

Name of Reference Books:

 

Construction Equipment and Job Planning – Deodhar, S.V. (Khanna Publishers, New Delhi, 1988)

Construction Equipment and its Planning and Application – Dr. Mahesh Varma (Metro-politan Book

Company, New Delhi-, 1983)

Practical foundation engineering hand book – Robertwade Brown (McGraw Hill Publications, 1995)

Construction Dewatering: New Methods and Applications – Patrick Powers. J. (John Wiley and Sons,

1992)

Advanced Construction Techniques – Jerry Irvine (CA Rocketr, 1984)

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National Institute of Technology Raipur (CG)

 

Civil Engineering Department

 

Seventh Semester

 

Transportation Planning and Management

 

Code: CE- 7142

Total Theory Periods per Week:

3 Total Tutorial Periods per Weeks: 1 Total Marks: 120

 

Teacher’s Assessment: 20 First Examination: 15 Second Examination: 15 End Semester Examination: 70

 

Unit 1

 

Introduction

 

Urbanization and transportation problems, transportation sector in five year plans, regional

transportation plans, comprehensive transportation planning, goals and objectives, principles of

transport planning, process of urban transport planning.

 

Unit 2

 

Trip Generation Analysis

 

Trip classification, multiple regression analysis, trip rate analysis, category analysis.

 

Unit 3

 

Trip Distribution Analysis

 

Methods of trip distribution, uniform factor method, average factor method, frator method, furness

method, limitations of growth factor methods, elementary gravity model.

 

Unit 4

 

Model Choice Analysis

 

Determinants of mode choice, theoretical framework for discrete choice model, binomial and

multinomial logit model, choice-set determination, model specification, functional form, statistical

estimation, validation.

 

Assignment

 

Basic concepts, traffic assignment methods, all-or-nothing assignment, multiple route assignment,

capacity restraint assignment, diversion curves.

 

Unit 5

 

Economic Evaluation of Transport Plans

 

Need, costs and benefits of transport projects, methods of economic evaluation, benefit-cost ratio

method, first year rate of return, net present value methods, internal rate of return method.

 

Major Issues

 

Public transport policy, intermediate public transport, non motorized transport, transport facility for

elderly population, women and children.

 

Name of Text Books:

 

Traffic Engineering and Transport Planning – Kadiyali, L.R. (Khanna Publishers, Delhi, 1996)

Transport Planning and Traffic Engineering – Flaherty, CAO (John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York,

1997)

 

Name of Reference Books:

 

Principles of Urban Transport Systems Planning – Hutchinson, B.G. (Scripta Book Company,

Washington, D.C., 1974)

Modelling Transport – Ortuzar, title D. and Willumson, L.G. (John Wiley & Sons, New York, 1995)

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National Institute of Technology Raipur (CG)

 

Civil Engineering Department

 

Seventh Semester

 

Advanced Transportation Engineering

 

Code: CE- 7142

Total Theory Periods per Week:

3 Total Tutorial Periods per Weeks: 1 Total Marks: 120

 

Teacher’s Assessment: 20 First Examination: 15 Second Examination: 15 End Semester Examination: 70

 

Unit 1

 

Highway Economics and Financing

 

Benefits from highway improvement, cost of highway transportation, highway method, benefit cost

ratio method, methods of raising highway finances.

 

Unit 2

 

Highway Materials

 

Evaluation of subgrade soil, group index, plate bearing test, C.B.R. test Bituminous paving mixes –

Requirements, Design of mixes, Marshall Method, Modified Hubbard-Field Method.

 

Highway Construction

 

Material, Equipment, Construction procedure and quality control in construction of water bound

macadam

roads, Bituminous roads and cement Concrete roads, Construction of joints in cement concrete

pavements, Joint fillers and scalers.

 

Unit 3

 

Design of flexible pavements

 

Design wheel loads, climatic variations, Empirical and semi-empirical methods of design, Group Index,

C.B.R. Triaxial, Mc Load Lumister’s layered system, North Dakota cone method, design of airport

pavements, various design factors, design of flexible airport pavements.

 

Unit 4

 

Design of rigid Pavements

 

Design considerations, wheel load stresses, temperature stresses, design of joints in cement concrete

pavements, design of rigid airport pavements.

 

Unit 5

 

Soil Stabilized road

 

Basic Principles of soil stabilization, various methods of soil stabilization, proportioning of materials,

Mehra’s method of soil stabilization, design of soil cement, soil lime and soil bitumen mixes, stabilization of

black cotton soil and desert sand pavement failure, evaluation and strengthening failure of flexible and rigid

types of pavements, aRoad nic and periodic maintenance, design of overlay with bankelmn beam, different

types of overlays, airport pavement overlays.

 

Name of Text Books:

 

Traffic Engineering and Transport Planning – Kadiyali, L.R. (Khanna Publishers, Delhi, 1996)

Transport Planning and Traffic Engineering – Flaherty, CAO (John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York, 1997)

 

Name of Reference Books:

 

Principles of Urban Transport Systems Planning – Hutchinson, B.G. (Scripta Book Company, Washington,

D.C., 1974)

Modelling Transport – Ortuzar, title D. and Willumson, L.G. (John Wiley & Sons, New York, 1995)

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National Institute of Technology Raipur (CG)

 

Civil Engineering Department

 

Seventh Semester

 

Traffic Engineering

 

Code: CE- 7142

Total Theory Periods per Week:

3 Total Tutorial Periods per Weeks: 1 Total Marks: 120

 

Teacher’s Assessment: 20 First Examination: 15 Second Examination: 15 End Semester Examination: 70

 

Unit 1

 

Introduction

 

3E’s of traffic Engineering, Special problems due to mixed traffic and other conditions in developing

countries, Concept of PCU.

 

Unit 2

 

Traffic Characteristics

 

Road user characteristics, Vehicular characteristics, Traffic flow characteristics, Capacity, Traffic

studies, Volume, Spot speed, Speed and delay, Origin and destination, Parking and accident.

 

Unit 3

 

Traffic Operations

 

Traffic regulations, Controls on vehicles, Drivers and flow, One way street tidal flow operation, priority

for high occupancy vehicles, Traffic control devices, Signs, Signals, Islands and markings, Design of

isolated traffic signals by IRC method.

 

Unit 4

 

Traffic Safety

 

Analysis of traffic accidents, Highway lighting, Effect of road conditions and road geometrics on traffic

safety, Traffic safety awareness.

 

Unit 5

 

Traffic and Environment

 

Pollution problems of cities, Noise pollution, Air pollution, Vibration, Environmental Impact

Assessment, Mitigative Measures.

 

Name of Text Books:

 

Traffic Engineering – McShane, W.R. and Roes, R.P. (Prentice Hall, New Jersey, 1990)

Traffic Engineering and Transport Planning – Kadiyali, L.R. (Khanna Publishers, Delhi, 1996)

 

Name of Reference Books:

 

Transport Planning and Traffic Engineering – Flaherty, CAO’(Ed.) (John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York,

1997)

Traffic Flow Fundamentals – May, A.D. (Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 1990)

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National Institute of Technology Raipur (CG)

 

Civil Engineering Department

 

Seventh Semester

 

Advanced Soil Mechanics

 

Code: CE- 7143

Total Theory Periods per Week:

3 Total Tutorial Periods per Weeks: 1 Total Marks: 120

 

Teacher’s Assessment: 20 First Examination: 15 Second Examination: 15 End Semester Examination: 70

 

Unit 1

 

Introduction, Soil classification, Special Charactertics of soil

 

Unit 2

 

Advanced field and lab testing; Field CBR and Cyclic Plate Load Test, SPT, Field Vane shear test etc.

 

Unit 3

 

Specification and methods of soil improvement, Geotextile reinforcements, Classical method,

Computer based method, Reliability based design

 

Unit 4

 

Embankment construction, Settlement calculation, Stage construction; Earth Retaining Structures:

Gravity walls,; Stability of Slopes:,

 

UNIT 5

 

Design of slopes in Hilly areas

 

Text book (TB):

 

1. Gulhati S. K. and Datta M., “Geotechnical Engineering”, Tata McGraw-Hill Publishing

Company Limited, 2005.

 

Reference books (RB):

 

1. Terzaghi, K. and Peck B., “Soil Mechanics in Engineering Practice”, John Wiley &

Sons, New York, 2

nd Edition, 1967.

2. Das B. M., “Advanced Soil Mechanics”, Taylor & Francis Publishers, 2

nd Edition, 1997.

3. Gopal, Ranjan and A.S.R. Rao, “Basic and Applied Soil Mechanics”, New Age

International Publishers, 2

nd Edition, 2000.

4. Lambe and Whitman, “Soil Mechanics”, John Wiley & Sons Inc., 1969.

5. Arora, K.R., “Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering” Standard Publishers

Distributors, 5

th ed., 2005.

6. IS 2720 (Part 31): 1969 Field Determination of California Bearing Ratio.

7. IS 1888: 1982 Method of Load Test on Soils.

8. Other Relevant BIS Codes.

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National Institute of Technology Raipur (CG)

 

Civil Engineering Department

 

Seventh Semester

 

Geoenvironmental and Geohazard Engineering

 

Code: CE- 7143

Total Theory Periods per Week:

3 Total Tutorial Periods per Weeks: 1 Total Marks: 120

 

Teacher’s Assessment: 20 First Examination: 15 Second Examination: 15 End Semester Examination: 70

 

Unit 1 Geoenvironmental Engineering

 

Waste generation; Sources and effects of subsurface contamination; Physical, Chemical and

biological characteristics of solid waste; Soil waste interaction; Contaminant transport.

 

Unit 2 Landills

 

Types of landfills; siting criteria; Waste containment principles; Types of barrier materials; Planning

and design aspects relating to waste disposal in landfills, in ash ponds and tailing ponds, and in rocks;

Regulatioins.

 

Unit 3 Geotechnical Earthquake engineering

 

Engineering seismology, strong ground motion, seismic hazard analysis, Local site effects and design

ground motions, liquefaction hazard evaluations and remedial measures.

 

Unit 4 Landslides

 

Causes and phenomenon associated with landslides, effect of rainfall on slope stability, earthquake

triggered landslides, landslides prevention, control and remedial measures

 

Unit 5 Other hazards

 

Ground subsidence, ground heave, erosion.

 

Text Book:

 

1. Gulhati S.K., Datta, M.: Getotechnical Engineering, Tata McGraw-Hill Publshing Company

Limited, New Delhi.

 

Reference Books:

 

1. Terzaghi, K. and Peck B., “Soil Mechanics in Engineering Practice”, John Wiley &

Sons, New York, 2

nd Edition, 1967.

2. Das B. M., “Advanced Soil Mechanics”, Taylor & Francis Publishers, 2

nd Edition, 1997.

3. Gopal, Ranjan and A.S.R. Rao, “Basic and Applied Soil Mechanics”, New Age

International Publishers, 2

nd Edition, 2000.

4. Lambe and Whitman, “Soil Mechanics”, John Wiley & Sons Inc., 1969.

5. Arora, K.R., “Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering” Standard Publishers

Distributors, 5

th ed., 2005.

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National Institute of Technology Raipur (CG)

 

Civil Engineering Department

 

Seventh Semester

 

Structural Engineering Drawing I Lab

 

Code: CE- 721

Total Periods per Week:

3 Total Marks: 50

 

Teacher’s Assessment: 30 End Semester Examination: 20

 

Study of complete standard drawing

 

a. Multistoried buiding

b. Bridge

c. Water tank

 

Experiments to be performed (Min 10 experiments)

 

Structural Drawings of Structural Engineering Design I and Structural Engineering Design II

 

List of Equipments / Machine Required:

 

List of Equipments – Computers and Software like AutoCAD, STRUDD, STADD etc

 

Recommended Books:

 

Detailing Books/ Codes

 

1 SP 16

 

2 R.C. C. Detailing Hand Book – Boughton

 

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National Institute of Technology Raipur (CG)

 

Civil Engineering Department

 

Seventh Semester

 

Computer Application in Civil Lab

 

Code: CE- 723

Total Periods per Week:

3 Total Marks: 50

 

Teacher’s Assessment: 30 End Semester Examination: 20

 

Experiments to be performed (Min 10 experiments)

 

1. A C++ program for determination standard deviation of any number of observations.

2. A C++ program for determination of correlation index.

3. A C++ program to perform regression analysis.

4. A C++ program to add any desired number of matrices.

5. A C++ program to multiply any desired number of matrices.

6. A C++ program to determine the inverse of a matrix.

7. A C++ program for solution of simultaneous linear algebric equations by Gauss elimination method.

8. A C++ program for solution of simultaneous linear algebric equations by Gauss Jordan method.

9. A C++ program for solution of simultaneous linear algebric equations by Matrix Inversion method.

10. A C++ program for numerical solution of ordinary differential equations by Runge-Kutta method.

11. A C++ program for numerical solution of ordinary differential equations by Predictor-Corrector

method.

12. A C++ program for the computation of area of any section by trapezoidal rule.

13. A C++ program for the computation of area of any section by Simpson’s rule.

14. Graphics programming for the generation of line of different styles.

15. Graphics programming for the generation of a rectangle, circle, ellipse of given dimensions.

 

List of Equipments / Machine Required:

 

PC system.

Turbo C++ compiler.

 

Recommended Books:

 

Let us C++ – Yeshwant Kanitkar (BPB Publications)

Problem Solving with C++ – Savitch (Addison Wesley Publication)

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