aMaterials Of Construction-IIa is intended to be used as a text book for Second Semester Diploma in Civil Engineering and is designed for comprehensively covering all topics relevant the subject as per the Syllabus Prescribed by the Board of Technical Education, Karnataka. The book contains six chapters. Chapter 1 - Cement, manufacture of cements, types and tests on cement discussed. Chapter 2 a Chapter 3 - deals with aggregates, tests of aggregates, mortar and its types. Chapter 4 - in this chapter concept of cement concrete, types, method of placing, compacting, curing, discussed. Chapter 5 - in this chapter paints and its types discussed. Chapter 6 - Consists of new modern materials used in Civil Engineering works and its properties. At the end of each chapter, Points to remember, Fill up the blanks a Descriptive type questions is given. To enhance the utility of book, Multiple Choice Questions are given towards the end of the book along with answers. This should benefit the students preparing for Common Entrance Test. It is hoped that this book will be immense use to teachers and students of Polytechnics. I wish to express my gratitude to MEI Polytechnic, Bangalore for providing me an opportunity to bring out this text book. I am grateful to Sri Nitin S.Shah, M/s Sapna Book House (P) Ltd., Bangalore for publishing this book within a reasonable time. I am thankful to M/s Datalink, Bangalore for neatly typing the manuscript of this book. I also express my sincere thanks to Sri C.Chandrashekar, HOD (Civil) and colleagues for their encouragement. The readers are welcome to send their valuable comments and suggestions for further improvement of this book.It is hoped that this book will be immense use to teachers and students of Polytechnics. I wish to express my gratitude to MEI Polytechnic, Bangalore for providing me an opportunity to bring out this text book.
|Title||:||MATERIALS OF CONSTRUCTION - II|
|Author||:||H. S. Vishwanath|
|Publisher||:||Sapna Book House (P) Ltd. - 2014-05-09|