Materials Estimations of Building – Concrete volume and Mixing Ratio

Materials Estimations of Building - Concrete volume and Mixing Ratio

Materials Estimation of Building.(MEB) Concrete Volume Calculation To calculate the amount of concrete that is needed for a particular job, we must be acquitted with the following Mixing ratio Density of ordinary Portland cement =1440kg/m3 Density of sharp sand and shipping or gravel.=1600kg/m3 1000kg=1tonne 1 tone = 0.63m3 for both sand and gravel Water cement ratio = 0.5, 0.6, 0.7

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Who Owned Your Life – Manual of Life

Who Owned Your Life - The Manual Of Life

Who Owned Your Life?  What is life? The principle or force consider underlining the distinctive quality of animate being, is what is term life. What is living has life and moved. While in death movement ceased. Again, life can be defined as the ability to breathe, grow, reproduce which people, animals, and plants have before they die which object such

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Christianity and Politics – Ways of Coming into Power

Christianity and Politics - Ways of Coming into Power

Christianity and Politics (By Pst. Innocent O. Philip) Should Christians Be Involved In Politics? The involvement of Christians in politics has been a challenge and a bone of contention within and outside the Christian race (Christendom). What is Christianity? Christianity is derived from the word Christian which simply means biblically “Christ-like”. But for the purpose of this article, I define

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Excavation of Building Foundation Trench – Methods of Excavation

Excavation of Building Foundation Trench - Methods of Excavation

Excavation of Building Foundation Trench. What is Excavation? This is the remover of the topsoil to a reasonable depth along the foundation line as set out on the profile to get a more firm ground (soil) that can withstand the building load on which the foundation concrete is been laid. Why Should We Remove Topsoil? The topsoil of a construction

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Fitting into Gods plan – Gods standard and Principles

Fitting into Gods plan - Gods standard and Principles

Fitting into Gods plan Our God is a God of purpose; He has a purpose and good thought for every individual on planet earth. God has a unique and divine purpose for your existence today. (Jere. 29:11) For the unique purpose and plan of God concerning your life to be fulfilled, Heaven demand a rightful living from you which is

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Time – What Is Time

Time - What Is Time

No Time! …..Ecclesiastes 3:1 – 22 What Is Time? This is the indefinite continued progress of existence and events that occur in apparently irreversible succession from the past through the present to the future. I woke up very late; there was no time to tell HIM good morning and ask HIM for direction because I had to hurry to work. I could not tell somebody about HIM throughout the day because I was so

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Profile Boards Placement – Excavation and Wall Width

Profile Boards Placement - Excavation and Wall Width

Profile Boards Placement What is a building profile board? A building ‘profile boards’ is a board used to transfer the plan outline of a building onto the ground. Profile boards are held securely in one place and are made level and parallel to the floor. see figure below.   Establishment Of Excavation Width And Wall Thickness On The Profile Boards     The figure above shows a continuous profile

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Building Plan Setting Out – Methods Used in Setting Out

Building Plan Setting Out What is setting out? This is the process of transferring the information provided in working drawing (plan) by the designing engineer or architect to the ground. This task is carried out by either a civil engineer who can be referred to as site engineer. Or a builder (someone that study building). Building plan setting out is

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