Dissertations on Civil Engineering

Civil Engineering is a branch of engineering that focuses on public works and facilities such as roads, bridges, dams, harbours etc. including their design, construction, and maintenance.

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Wind Effect on High Rise Buildings
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Introduction: The aim of the project is to investigate the effect of wind design of high rise buildings, what are the type of wind design, and calculating the shear force, bending moments and the sway of the wind load on high rise buildings.... Last modified: 23rd Jun 2021

Analysis of the Healing Efficiency of Self Healing Concrete
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Introduction: This research intended to analyse the crack-healing efficiency of autonomously self-healing concrete developed through the incorporation of bacteria and an organic medium into the cement matrix as a means of inducing MICP.... Last modified: 23rd Jun 2021

Engineering Dissertation Topics
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Introduction: A selection of example engineering dissertation topics to help and inspire you when looking for engineering dissertation topic ideas.... Last modified: 11th Mar 2021

General Concrete Damage and Defects
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Introduction: Chapter 1      INTRODUCTION   General Introduction   Over recent years in construction,  vast changes in the operation of projects has occurred. Complex designs of building are introduced t... Last modified: 13th Dec 2019

Reducing the Carbon Footprint of Infrastructure
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Introduction: Literature review Why we need to reduce the carbon footprint of infrastructure The UK has a legally binding commitment to achieve an 80% reduction in its carbon emissions by 2050 and although there a... Last modified: 12th Dec 2019

Earthquake Simulation for Buildings
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Introduction: Abstract Earthquake is an independent natural phenomenon of vibration of the ground which can become dangerous mainly when it is considered in relation with structures. Earthquakes can be very weak, w... Last modified: 12th Dec 2019

Application of Thermal Insulation
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Introduction: 1.2 – Problem Statement Energy saving in buildings has become a question of crucial importance in many countries. At the same time, the requirements for satisfactory indoor climate with low elec... Last modified: 11th Dec 2019

Geographic Information System (GIS) for Location of Bus Stop
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Introduction: 1.1 Background Transportation is a system that considers the complex relationships between networks, the demand and space. Transit on the other hand is dominantly an urban transportation mode. Since t... Last modified: 11th Dec 2019

Lateral Stability of Steel Buildings
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Introduction: Contents CHAPTER 1 1.0 INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background BS5950/ EC3 Steel frame 1.2 Steel frames 1.3 Braced frame 1.4 Unbraced frame 1.5 Problem statement 1.6 Objective 1.7 Scope of the present study CHAPT... Last modified: 11th Dec 2019

Designing a Conventional Water Treatment Plant
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Introduction: Table of Contents 1.0 Introduction 1.1 Water Quality Analysis 1.2 Additional Treatment Required 2.0 Overview of Water Treatment Unit Processes 2.1 Intake and screening 2.2 Coagulation (rapid mix) 2.3... Last modified: 10th Dec 2019

Strategies for Hurricane Damage on Pavements
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Introduction:   CHAPTER-1: INTRODUCTION What is pavement: Pavement in civil engineering is durable surfacing of a road, airstrip, or similar area. The primary function of a pavement is to transmit loads to the ... Last modified: 10th Dec 2019

Wind Turbine Site Feasibility Report
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Introduction: Table of Contents List of Figures List of Tables 1 Introduction 2 Site Location 2.1.1 Proposed sites 2.2 Wind Resource 2.2.1 Wind Speed at Various Heights 2.2.2 Planning Permission 2.3 Variatio... Last modified: 10th Dec 2019

Development of the Open City in Public Spaces
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Introduction: “Reclaiming city streets and public spaces for people” Abstract Public spaces matter much more than either individual buildings or vehicular traffic. All often cities simply continually and re-a... Last modified: 9th Dec 2019

Design of Horizontal Curve for Road Development
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Introduction: INTRODUCTION  GENERAL Under section 22 of Gujarat town and urban planning act, Rajkot Urban Development Authority- RUDA was constituted. Total are covered for this development was four hundred eigh... Last modified: 9th Dec 2019

Reduce Embodied Carbon in Low-rise Office Buildings in the UK
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Introduction: USE OF NATURAL BUILDING MATERIALS TO REDUCE EMBODIED CARBON IN LOW-RISE OFFICE BUILDINGS IN THE UK            Background   Carbon Reduction from the built Environment (Importance and nee... Last modified: 9th Dec 2019

The Effectiveness of Current Flood Defences in the UK
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Introduction:   Literature Review and proposed methodology ABSTRACT: This literature review will examine literature relating to the 2015 Cumbria flood event and other high-risk flood areas in the UK. This is in ... Last modified: 9th Dec 2019