Category Archives: Construction

How many specimen cubes? 

Dear friends, 

On site, we need to cast specimen cubes for testing the concrete. This post explains how to remember the size and how many cubes are tested and at how much duration? 

How many cube specimens are used to find the maximum strength in concrete, and why? by Santosh Kulkarni https://www.quora.com/How-many-cube-specimens-are-used-to-find-the-maximum-strength-in-concrete-and-why/answer/Santosh-Kulkarni-37?share=31a02519&srid=zM5g

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How much Material  in concrete mix : 1:1.5:2?

Dear friends, 

This practice is going to be quite useful to you at the site. 

Even if this question is asked during the interview,you can be confident now. 

Please read this carefully and remember the trick. 

One cubic meter of cement concrete mixture of ratio 1:1.5:2 then what will be the quantity of c… by Santosh Kulkarni https://www.quora.com/One-cubic-meter-of-cement-concrete-mixture-of-ratio-1-1-5-2-then-what-will-be-the-quantity-of-cement-sand-and-aggregate/answer/Santosh-Kulkarni-37?share=eb34650d&srid=zM5g

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How much is the 7th day. strength of M20 ?

What is the compressive strength of grade 20 concrete at 7 days? by Santosh Kulkarni https://www.quora.com/What-is-the-compressive-strength-of-grade-20-concrete-at-7-days/answer/Santosh-Kulkarni-37?share=6f2ad0b5&srid=zM5g

Civil engineer shifting to other disciplines? 

What are your views on fresh graduates shifting to other fields due to the lack of opportunitie… by Santosh Kulkarni https://www.quora.com/What-are-your-views-on-fresh-graduates-shifting-to-other-fields-due-to-the-lack-of-opportunities-in-the-construction-field/answer/Santosh-Kulkarni-37?share=b851c7b8&srid=zM5g

Changing the career? Read this first. 

Experience in civil construction.. Still want to go for a different career? 

Read on to understand the pros and cons.. 

I have 25yrs experience in the construction industry, but want a change. What could I possibly … by Santosh Kulkarni https://www.quora.com/I-have-25yrs-experience-in-the-construction-industry-but-want-a-change-What-could-I-possibly-do/answer/Santosh-Kulkarni-37?share=426c63ba&srid=zM5g

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 https://www.quora.com/Why-is-casing-used-in-pile-construction/answer/Santosh-Kulkarni-37?share=5881c812&srid=zM5g