SITE INVESTIGATION: HOW TO PLAN IT

SITE INVESTIGATION: HOW TO PLAN IT

Planning a site investigation is an essential component when preparing for an upcoming project.

It helps you identify the ground conditions which might affect the proposed development. As well as enables better understanding of the site and immediate surroundings, which will enable safe and economic developments.

A site Investigation is

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NINE PROCEDURE FOR BUILDING A FOUNDATION

NINE PROCEDURE FOR BUILDING A FOUNDATION

A good foundation must be design not only to be safe but must aim to save construction cost, time and material. That is why a procedure is needed to help educate clients when it comes to building it.

Foundation is the lowest load-bearing part of a building, typically below ground

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HOW TREE ROOT AFFECT BUILDING

HOW TREE ROOT AFFECT BUILDING

It is important to understand that tree root close to a building can affect it especially when the settlement is unequal. This occur when active tree roots dry out the soil causing differential soil shrinkage.

This shrinkage affect the bearing capacity and lead to movement in the building, especially in

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CIVIL ENGINEERING PROJECT MANAGER AT MAINONE, NIGERIA

CIVIL ENGINEERING PROJECT MANAGER AT MAINONE, NIGERIA

MainOne is a leading provider of innovative telecom services and network solutions for businesses in West Africa. MainOne is looking for Civil Engineering Projects Manager to be responsible for the management of assigned projects in Nigeria.

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Civil Engineering Projects Manager will be responsible for the management of

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SENIOR STRUCTURAL DESIGNER VACANCY AT TRS STAFFING SOLUTION, SOUTH AFRICA

SENIOR STRUCTURAL DESIGNER VACANCY AT TRS STAFFING SOLUTION, SOUTH AFRICA

TRS staffing solution was established in 1984, it works around the world finding and connecting the best talent with organisations which; design, build, operate and maintain infrastructure, manufacture goods and products, or offer supply.  TRS staffing solution  is looking for Senior Structural Designer  to join their South Africa Office.

Job

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HOW IS CONCRETE VITAL TO ANY STRUCTURE

HOW IS CONCRETE VITAL TO ANY STRUCTURE

Concrete is one of those priceless materials that can never be ignored during any construction project. It is a material that enhance the strength of your building or your structure. The material is the single most widely used in the world.

Concrete comes from the Latin “concretus” which means to

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CIVIL ENGINEERING LEAD VACANCY AT TRS STAFFING SOLUTION, SOUTH AFRICA

CIVIL ENGINEERING LEAD VACANCY AT TRS STAFFING SOLUTION, SOUTH AFRICA

TRS staffing solution was established in 1984, it works around the world finding and connecting the best talent with organisations which: design, build, operate and maintain infrastructure, manufacture goods and products, or offer supporting services. TRS staffing solution are seeking for Civil, Structural and Architectural Engineering Lead with EPC/EPM experience …

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Consultancy: Challenges of Civil Engineering Firm in Nigeria

Consultancy: Challenges of Civil Engineering Firm in Nigeria

The wealth creation cycle in construction industry revolves around the political climate, economy, government policies, availability of resources, technology, and skilled manpower. Thousands of engineering graduates leave school in Nigeria each year, and the job opportunities are getting leaner by the day. If I may say, this trend is worse …

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WHY ARE STIRRUPS IMPORTANT IN CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

WHY ARE STIRRUPS IMPORTANT IN CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

Stirrups is an important material in the construction industry. It’s important is vital because it is help makes the reinforcement to be in place before the concrete is poured. It also help to resist lateral shear and provide stability to the reinforcement of steel bars.

It also makes sure that …

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FOUR STEPS TO DESIGNING THE STRUCTURAL LAYOUT OF A BUILDING

FOUR STEPS TO DESIGNING THE STRUCTURAL LAYOUT OF A BUILDING

How to design a building’s structural layout – General Arrangement for a Building

The general arrangement (GA) of a building is a document that states patently  the nature of the structural elements in a building. you can also call the General Arrangement (GA), the Structural layout. The document shows components …

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