# Articles by khaled

### Irrigation and Water Power Engineering by B.C. Punmia

Books Name: Irrigation and Water Power Engineering Author/Writer: Dr. B.C. Punmia, Dr. Pande B.B. Lal, Ashok Kumar Jain Publisher: Laxmi Publications(P.) Ltd. ISBN: Edition: 16th Edition This book is a good book for civil and…

### Basic Questions about Civil Engineering

Often visitors left us a message about some basics of Civil Engineering. So I feel in need of this post according to their needs… What is Civil Engineering? A civil engineering is profession in which…

### How to Find No. of Triangles Within a Triangle?

Many people asked me to find an solution to the questions like find the Number of Triangles within a triangle. I researched a lot to find the solution of this Problem and found the following Data:…

### Top 5 World’s Largest Excavators

Different companies are making huge machines in the world. Excavators are mostly used construction equipment in the world. There are several manufacturars of excavators. The major excavator manufacturars are– CaterPillar Hitachi Komatsu Bobcat Kobuta John…

### Top 10 Civil Engineering Schools 2016

Do you have a cherish to study in one of the top universities of the world in the field of civil and structural engineering? The QS worlds top universities by subject shows you the right…

### How to determine Liquid Limit of a Soil?

Liquid Limit: Liquid limit of a soil is defined as the water content at which the soil mass changes its states from plastic state to liquid state. Procedure for determining Liquid Limit: The liquid limit…

### Shear Wall Design Excel spreadsheet

Shear Wall Excel Sheet Download Shear wall is a wall designed to resist lateral pressure. In most of the cases it is designed to withstand with the wind and seismic loads in any civil structure….

### EXCEL Spreadsheets for Civil Engineers

Excel Spreadsheets for Civil Engineers OK, Today we are going to provide five important civil engineering excel spreadsheets for designing of structures. Concrete Beam Design Excel Software Beam is a horizontal structure that carries the…

### Retaining wall Types and Definitions

Definition of Retaining Wall: A retaining wall is a civil engineering structure that generally exists some balancing lateral pressure to resist the lateral pressure of earth,soil and water. An retaining wall is also built to…

### Atterberg Limits

Atterberg Limits: Every soil contains water in its pore spaces and in the grain too. Atterberg limits are the certain water limits in the soil which demonstrates the critical positions of water content.Behavior of fine…

### Beam Design Procedure

OK,Guys! Hope you are fine. Today we are going to learn about Doubly Reinforced Beam Design in Ultimate Stress Design (USD) method. Many complications in design always been seen in different tutorials and today we…

### Shear Wall Design using ETABS

Document  Name:Shear Wall Design According to UBS 1997 ON ETABS Author/Writer: CSI Publisher: CSI Shear Wall: Definitions and Design Definition of Shear Wall: Shear Wall is a structural system that has bracing that prevents the…

### Properties of Concrete

Concrete Definition: Concrete is a stone like material prepared from a binder material with inert material. It is a artificial stone for using in structures. Properties of Concrete Concrete possesses some characteristics/properties. The properties of…

### What is meant by Creep and Shrinkage of Concrete?

Creep and shrinkage are one of the many properties of concrete. Questions about Creep and Shrinkage of Concrete are often to arise in many civil engineering works and also in the exams and interview board. Here…

### Common Civil Engineering Interview Questions

Civil engineering has five major parts and of course a lot of Civil Engineering Interview Questions arises from each of them with too much definitions to equations. We are going to present some civil engineering interview…

### 20 Interview Questions For Civil Engineers

20 Interview Questions For Civil Engineers Civil engineers are in need to know the viva questions frequently. Often the Viva Questions are so ridiculous and tough that it is almost impossible for the engineers to…

Sediment Load: All of the natural channels,streams generally carries sediment with the flow it has.It is generally a burden of flowing water which is carried by the velocity of flowing water and is termed as…

### BCS Civil Engineering Written Questions Solve-21st BCS

21st BCS Civil Engineering Written Questions and Solve– Transportation Engineering: Question-1: a) Write down the function of ballast in a railway track? Answer: What is Ballast? Ballast is the foundation of railway track and it…

### Surveying and its Classifications

Surveying: The art of determining relative positions of objects on the surface of the earth by taking measurements in the horizontal and vertical planes , is called surveying. Surveying may primarily divided into the following…

### Residential structural Design Guide : 2000 Edition

Books Name: Residential Structural Design Guide: 2000 Edition Author/Writer: US Department of Housing and Urban Development(Office of Policy Development and Research) Publisher: Partnership for Advancing Technology in Housing ISBN: Edition: Residential Structural Design Guide: 2000 Edition…

Book Name:HVAC Design Sourcebook Author/Writer: California Energy Commission Publisher: California Energy Commission Edition: 1st ISBN-13: 978-0071753036 ISBN-10: 0071753036 Heating,Ventilation and Air-Conditioning is become a part and parcel of each and every structures around us.From residential building…

### Theory of Plates and Shells -Timoshenko

Books Name: Theory Of Plates & Shells Author/Writer: S. Timoshenko and S. Woinowsky Krieger Publisher: Mc-Grawhill ISBN: 0-07-064779-8 Edition: Second Reissued: 2010     Old is Gold!This is a very basic and one of the…

### Two Way Slab Design Excel Sheet

Books Name: Two Way Slab Design Excel Sheet Author/Writer: allaboutfreebooks.com Publisher: allaboutfreebooks.com Slab is a broad and flat structural member mainly used on modern building. The length and width of slab is much higher than that of…