# BASICS OF CIVIL ENGINEERING

Course Code:ESCM4202

Author:uLektz

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Regulation:2010

Categories:General Engineering

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Description :BASICS OF CIVIL ENGINEERING of ESCM4202 covers the latest syllabus prescribed by Biju Patnaik University of Technology (BPUT) for regulation 2010. Author: uLektz, Published by uLektz Learning Solutions Private Limited.

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##### Topics
###### UNIT-I: MECHANICS

1.1 Mechanics: Concurrent forces on a plane – Composition and resolution of forces and equilibrium of concurrent coplanar forces, Method of projections, Methods of moment, Friction.

1.2 Parallel forces in a plane- Two parallel forces, General case of parallel forces, Center of parallel forces in a plane and center of gravity- centroids of composite plane figure and curves, Distributed parallel forces in a plane.

1.3 General case of forces in a plane- composition of forces in a plane and equilibrium of forces in a plane.

###### UNIT-II: PLANE TRUSSES

2.1 Plane trusses- method of joints and method of sections.

2.2 Moments of Inertia- Plane figure with respect to an axis in its plane and perpendicular to the plane- parallel axis theorem, Moment of Inertia of material bodies.

2.3 Rectilinear Translation- Kinematics- Principles of Dynamics- D’Alemberts Principles, Momentum and impulse, Work and Energy- impact

###### UNIT-III BUILDING MATERIAL AND BUILDING CONSTRUCTION

3.1 Building Material and Building Construction: Bricks: Brick as a construction material and its importance, qualities of a good brick

3.2 Stone: classification, composition and characteristics

3.3 Cement: Classification, tests for cement, uses of cement, types of cement,

3.4 Concrete: Quality of mixing water, Workability, vibration of concrete, concrete mix design, Grade and strength of Concrete.

3.5 Building Components and their basic requirements

3.6 Foundation: Types of foundation, spread foundations, pile foundations

3.7 Mortar, Stonemasonry, brick masonry, roof, floors

3.8 building services: air conditioning, fire protection, ventilation.

###### UNIT-IV: SURVEYING

4.1 Surveying: Linear measurement and chain survey: Use of chains and tapes for measurement of correct length of lines, direct and indirect ranging

4.2 Compass surveying: Use of prismatic compass, bearing of a line

4.3 Local attraction, Introduction to modern surveying instruments EDM and Total Station.

4.4 Transport, Traffic and Urban Engineering: Introduction to planning and design aspects of transportation engineering, different modes of transport

4.5 Highway engineering, rail engineering, airport engineering, traffic engineering, urban engineering