Default welcome msg!

The A to Z of Practical Building Construction & its Management

More Views

The A to Z of Practical Building Construction & its Management

Availability: In stock

About The Book
The book has been primarily written for the civil engineers, builders and contractors who are engaged in the actual execution of Civil Engineering Works and in general it will be useful for designers, architects, values and draftsmen, as a reference book. It has been written in accordance with latest ISI specifications and prevailing engineering practices. The specifications, terminology of materials of RCC have been fully described and methods of construction have been covered. Efforts have also been made to present the matter in very simple language.



Table of Contents
1. Construction Organization and its Management
2. Engineering Department and its Management
3. Site Set-up and Day to Day Working
4. Guideline to Start New Site
5. Planning and Programming
6. Importance of Consultants
7. Drawings and its Details
8. Purchase Department and its Management
9. Material Know-how and Requisition Procedure
10. Material Quality Testing and Reporting
11. Store Keeping and Material Stacking
12. Accidents and Safety Precautions
13. Correspondence and Reporting
14. Estimation and Costing
15. Agreements with Contractors
16. Periodic Billing
17. Theodolite Survey
18. Contour Survey and Levelling
19. Lineout and Building Setting
20. Construction Machineries, Equipments and Instruments
21. Excavation and Foundation
22. P.C.C. Work in Foundation
23. Plinth Work
24. R.C.C. Works
25. Concrete Blocks and Grills Casting
26. Masonry and Door/Window Frame Fixing
27. Internal and External Plastering Work
28. Water-Proofing, Damp-Proofing and Termite-Proofing
29. Plumbing and Sanitation Work
30. Flooring and Tiling
31. Door Shutters and Aluminium Windows Fixing
32. Electrical Works
33. Glass and Glazing
34. Painting Works
35. Elevator Work
36. Fire Fighting Systems
37. Road Work
38. Development Work
39. Extra Amenities
40. Possession Check-List
41. Repairs and Maintenance
42. Possession Brochure
43. Building Approvals
44. Marketing and Sales
45. Advanced Construction Techniques
46. ISO 9000
47. Units, Mensuration and Conventions
Appendix-I : Abbreviations
Appendix-II : Glossary of site words
General Index

Additional Information

Additional Information

Author Sandeep Mantri
Edition 2018
ISBN NO. 978-93-5192-141-7
Binding Hard Bound
Number of Pages 658
Size 8.5 × 11 inch

Product Tags

Use spaces to separate tags. Use single quotes (') for phrases.