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Building Materials & Construction

Building Materials & Construction

Published by uLektz

Course Code:13A01304

Author:uLektz

University: Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Anantapur (JNTUA)

Regulation:2013

Categories:Civil

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Type :eBook

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Description :Building Materials & Construction of 13A01304 covers the latest syllabus prescribed by Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Anantapur (JNTUA) for regulation 2013. Author: uLektz, Published by uLektz Learning Solutions Private Limited.

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Topics
UNIT I:STONES, BRICKS

1.1 Properties Of Building Stones ,Relation To Their Structural Requirements,Classification Of Stones –Stone Quarrying, Precautions In Blasting, Dressing Of Stone

1.2 Composition Of Good Brick Earth Various Methods Of Manufacture Of Bricks Comparison Between Clamp Burning And Kiln Burning,Qualities Of a Good Brick,Refractory bricks

1.3 Wood: Structure – Properties – Seasoning Of Timber,Classification Of Various Types Of Woods Used In Buildings ,Defects In Timber

1.4 Alternative Materials For Wood,Galvanized Iron,Fiber-Reinforced Plastics, Steel, Aluminum

UNIT II:LIME AND CEMENT

2.1 Various ingredients of lime,Constituents Of Lime Stone ,Classification Of Lime,various Methods Of Manufacture Of Lime

2.2 Various types of cement and their properties,Various Field And Laboratory Tests For Cement,Various Ingredients Of Cement Concrete And Their Importance,Various Test For Concrete

UNIT III:ROOFING MATERIALS & FINISHINGS:

3.1 Characteristics Of Good Tile,Manufacturing Methods,Types Of Tiles

3.2 Use Of Materials Like Aluminium, Gypsum, Glass And Bituminous Materials-Their Quality

3.3 Damp Proofing And Water Proofing- Materials Used

3.4 Plastering, Pointing, White Washing And Distempering,Painting – Constituents Of a Paint

3.5 Types Of Paints – Painting Of New/Old Wood Varnish – Form Work And Scaffolding

UNIT IV:BUILDING COMPONENTS

4.1 Lintels, Arches, Vaults,Stair Cases – Types

4.2 Different Types Of Floors,Concrete, Mosaic, Terrazo Floors

4.3 Pitched, Flat And Curved Roofs. Lean-To-Roof, Coupled Roofs,Trussed Roofs,Rcc Roofs, Madras Terrace/Shell Roofs

4.4 King And Queen Post Trusses

UNIT V:MASONRY & FOUNDATIONS

5.1 Types Of Masonry,English And Flemish Bonds,Rubble And Ashlar Masonry,Cavity And Partition Walls

5.2 Foundations : Shallow Foundations – Spread,Combined Strap And Mat Footings Reinforced Masonry

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