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Good Morning.

You are already following this blog. Everyone of you need to be congratulated for this decision. You are all interested to acquire further knowledge in Civil Engineering.

Recently I have uploaded interesting videos for you.


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Cutting Length of a Footing Bar  [ Marathi ]

How to find ratio from the grade  [ Hindi ]

How to calculate materials in concrete [ Hindi ]

These videos have been specially made in Hindi and Marathi as I have seen that some students do have difficulties in understanding the English.

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Importance of English at sites 

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What’s Casing in Pile foundation?  

Dear friends, 

During the boring for piles foundation, a mild steel pipe is used in the top portion. This is known as the casing. The purpose of casing is preventing the black cotton soil from falling into the pile hole. 

Read this post for the details :

Why is casing used in pile construction? by Santosh Kulkarni

What if RCC beams and slabs are cast at different times? 

What if beam and slab are not casted monolithically but casted individually? by Santosh Kulkarni

Curing of RCC beams? 

Hello friends,

You must be wondering how’s the curing of the RCC Beam takes place? 

Read through this answer here :

If the beams and slabs of a building are casted monolithically, then how is curing beams done? by Santosh Kulkarni

Why Online course ?

Dear Friends ,

You are in touch with the posts on this blog and hence you must be quite aware that we are offering On Line courses for Civil Engineers ?

You must have already read this article :

Get ready for a Pay Hike  

Various courses are offered :

have a look here :

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You might be wondering what are the advantages of this Online Course ?

  1. It saves time commuting to & fro the real Class room .
  2. The course is attended directly from your hand set.
  3. You can complete  the assignments just in the routine time.
  4. Cost is negligible as compared to the conventional classes.
  5. You can be up to date on the technical front through this class.
  6. You can continuously upgrade yourselves while on the go.

Quite recently , we have launched this focussed On line Course :


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What is Bar Bending Schedule ?

Hello Friends ,

The Blog has recently achieved a status of having 850 Followers .

Various Initiatives are regularly planned for the engagement and enlightment of the readers.

One such initiative is ” On Line courses for Civil Engineers ” which have been commenced from Sept 2016.

Many students have benefitted through the Basic Module for construction .

” The On line courses “ is an appropriate medium for learning new concepts or for honing the skills without disturbing the routine activities .

Now presenting the On line course on “BAR BENDING SCHEDULE ” which was requested by many students for some time.
This article explains the course Objectives and other details you would like to know.

Hope you get registered for this course by 15th April 2017 .

Course begins from 20th April 2017.

All the best !










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