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Footing depth in case of a BC soil? 

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You must have heard about the black cotton soil. It’s also known as the bc soil. It expands when it comes in contact with the water and shrinks when the water dries up. 

So now the question is how to decide the depth of footing in case of bc soil? 

Read through this article for the complete information about this aspect. 



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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

Flat slab or PT slabs? 

For a 10 x 4 m RC slab, which is a better option, a PT slab or a flat slab? by Santosh Kulkarni https://www.quora.com/For-a-10-x-4-m-RC-slab-which-is-a-better-option-a-PT-slab-or-a-flat-slab/answer/Santosh-Kulkarni-37?share=06e22f74&srid=zM5g

Structural designer not from India? 

Is a structural certification provided by a non-Indian structural engineering consultant valid … by Santosh Kulkarni https://www.quora.com/Is-a-structural-certification-provided-by-a-non-Indian-structural-engineering-consultant-valid-in-India/answer/Santosh-Kulkarni-37?share=92147464&srid=zM5g

M sand economical than Natural sand ?

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Every year during the rainy season , the natural or river sand becomes short supply. Construction work suffers. There are other options available for the river sand…such as Crushed sand or M sand.

This post explores whether using the M sand as a replacement to the natural sand is econoimcal ?

Read it to know

Is a manufactured fine aggregate pricier than sand? by Santosh Kulkarni https://www.quora.com/Is-a-manufactured-fine-aggregate-pricier-than-sand/answer/Santosh-Kulkarni-37?share=bb5ce272&srid=zM5g