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Uses of CPM & PERT in Construction Projects

CPM and PERT in construction projects are the tools used for efficient management of activities. CPM is the Critical Path Method and PERT is Program Evaluation and Review Technique. In this article, I will try to briefly introduce uses of CPM & PERT in Construction Projects. If you have any doubt about this article, please …

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List of Tests for Bitumen as per Indian Standard

Overview Bitumen is the most important binding material for the construction of flexible pavement, which gives more strength than other materials used for flexible pavement. Therefore, a piece of thorough knowledge of the tests on bitumen is a must in the fields of civil engineering. Here, I am trying to give some names of tests …

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Different Types of Failure of Foundation

Introduction Types of foundation failure depend on the load it is subjected to. A foundation can fail in three different ways under loads. They are as follows: Punching shear failure of the foundation One-way shear failure of the foundation Flexure failure of the foundation. The above three modes of failure should be checked during the design …

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