Dissertations on Building Materials

Building materials refers to any material that is used for construction. Many different natural materials were used historically for building such as wood, clay, stone etc. but the material most commonly used in construction is now concrete.

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Evaluation of Accoya Wood as Cladding for Rainscreen Facades

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The aim of this report is to evaluate the use of Accoya as cladding to the construction industry. Accoya will be installed as cladding on the proposed design for the Paisley Cultural Centre, which comprises a theatre and a library....

Last modified: 19th Nov 2021

Ultimate Load Capacity of Reinforced Concrete Slab

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Introduction to a dissertation to find the elastic and plastic method of reinforced concrete slab analysis utilizing yield line and finite element method respectively....

Last modified: 3rd Sep 2021

Aggregate Selection for Concrete

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ABSTRACT Globally issues of environment and climate change are major problems. In 21st Century construction industry is at its peak (including dismantling concrete structures). It is the only time wh...

Last modified: 13th Dec 2019

Ration Materials Distribution based on GSM and RFID Technology

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CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION  Public Distribution System is government administered chain of shops which distributes groceries at subsidized rates. There are about 5,00,000 ration shops across India. In ...

Last modified: 13th Dec 2019

Benefit of Fibres Addition to Normal Strength Concrete

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Benefit of Fibres Addition to Normal Strength Concrete: An Empirical Model for the determination of Tensile Capacity and Fracture Energy Abstract Fibre-reinforced concrete is widely used in constru...

Last modified: 13th Dec 2019

Response of a Reinforced Concrete Structure to Different Loads

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CHAPTER 1  INTRODUCTION 1.1 GENERAL In this age of technology, studies on materials are being done at micro as well as nano levels. Concrete has been regarded as a low tech and well understood mater...

Last modified: 13th Dec 2019

Analysis of Interlocking Brick Mechanical Responses

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Abstract It was only recently that segmentation or fragmentation has been used to produce new materials and structures with exceptional performance. The concept of topological interlocking as an engi...

Last modified: 9th Dec 2019

Experimental Investigation of Fracture Energy of Normal-strength and High-strength Concrete

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Abstract The aim of this report is to investigate the fracture energy of normal and high strength concrete. Concrete is a composite material, a typical concrete mix will contain aggregate, cement &a...

Last modified: 9th Dec 2019

Early Strength and Durability Properties of Very High Volume Fly Ash Mortar

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Experimental Investigation to improve the early strength and durability properties of very high volume fly ash mortar with addition of lime and silica fume Concrete is the most used material on earth ...

Last modified: 9th Dec 2019