Parapet Wall

Parapet Wall

A parapet wall is a low or dwarf wall constructed along the edge of the roof, terrace, walkway, balcony, etc; Parapet walls can be constructed using different materials like reinforced cement concrete, steel, aluminum, …

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Types of Cement

types of cement

There are various types of cement used in the construction, each type has its own different properties, uses & benefits, depending on the composition material used during its manufacturing. Cement is a binding material …

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Types of Concrete Blocks

Concrete Block Types

There are various types of concrete blocks used in the construction of the structures such as houses, buildings, etc. that are manufactured in any required shape and size. The distinctive dimensions of concrete blocks …

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RQD [Rock quality designation]

RQD (Rock quality designation)

Rock Quality Designation (RQD) is a rough measure of the degree of jointing or fracture in a rock mass, measured as a percentage of the drill core in lengths of 10 cm or more; …

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Caisson Foundation

Caisson Foundation

Caisson foundations is a form of deep foundation that is built above ground level, then submerged to the required level by excavating or dredging material within the caisson; Caisson (sometimes called “piers”) are made …

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