HSE PROCEDURES FOR JOB TENDER
We know that all jobs are associated with risk, so it is vital that a good Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) plan is available. The construction industry is prone to many hazards and potential accidents, that is why HSE plan is needed. The Health, Safety, … Read More
Concrete is a construction material composed of cement, fine aggregate (sand) and coarse aggregate mixed with water. It is a material that starts setting and gradually with increased bonding becomes hard like stone.
Its importance is key because it contributes extensively in buildings, bridges and most infrastructural projects. The material … Read More
When you hear the word quality control on construction site, as an engineer your mind will quickly take you to the planning, management, statistic and engineering of the site. But over the years, we have seen that high quality projects are not the primary objective for most clients which are … Read More
Infrastructure is vital for any economy to grow. It is also essential that for any developing countries to grow, then Infrastructure must be at the forefront. We all know that Africa has a huge potential but lack or inadequate infrastructure is affecting it.
This inadequate infrastructure remains a major obstacle … Read More
AUTOCAD is a one of the software which has been a great benefits to engineers. It has also made users to conceptualize ideas, produce designs and drawings to produce accurate results.
In the past Autocad was use for only mechanical engineers but due to its success, other professional adopt the … Read More
Concrete is one of the most important element in any construction process. It deals with adding fine and coarse aggregate bonded together with a fluid cement which hardens over time.
Concrete curing is a process whereby concrete are secure from loss of moisture and kept in a reasonable temperature range. … Read More
Young engineers in the industry some times find it hard at the beginning. But it is important they realize and try to develop themselves. It can be in the area of doing more research, network with their peers and getting a good mentor.
In this article, we would be discussing … Read More
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 … Read More
The role of a quantity surveyor is very important when it comes to building a house. So it is important that the survey of a building is done by a good Quantity Surveyor. They are responsible for the cost of any building project – from initial estimates, right through to … Read More
Reinforcement in concrete may be simple bar or series of bars, bend to a given schedule which is known as bar schedule. It is also one of the most widely used modern building materials.
This article is to enable supervisor going or are already on site to understand how to … Read More
We know that concrete is the most widely used materials in the construction Industry. It is so vital because it improves the aesthetic value of your building. It also make it more appealing to your clients and the end users. Concrete is the most sustainable building material that you can … Read More
When i was an undergraduate student back then, we always refer to ourselves as the mother of engineering. Because we feel that we are in a profession that gives birth to so many careers. This article is a guide for all civil engineers to understand what is important before going … Read More
Concept Of Environmental Engineering
Environmental engineering system is the branch of engineering concerned with the application of scientific and engineering principles for human protection. It has an effects of adverse environmental factors such as protection of environments, both local and global. It also has the potential to deleterious effects natural … Read More
Foundation is one of the structural element that is use when designing a building. When i was an undergraduate student, Our lecturers always tell you that we should be very careful during design. Fast-Forward years later, i now understand why design of a structure is important.
So i will be … Read More
Engineering is vital because without it society is nothing.
Engineering is important because in our modern society its practise has been for one permanent reason which is benefiting mankind. It has constantly been interacting with our environment by sustaining human life. Apart from it been exciting and challenging, it also … Read More
Technology is becoming an important part of our lives, and engineering projects are adopting these innovations.
Technology adoption in the engineering industry has been enormous. The industry has seen some transformation in how projects are executed and managed. Over the years, lapses in productivity gap and lack of tech adoption … Read More
Cities are becoming more and more overpopulated, that’s why living in a flat in the center of a busy city is becoming more and more expensive and uncomfortable. So it is very important that everybody have an accommodation because it is an important needs in the life of any person.… Read More
Don’t you wish you could turn back the clock and apply the lessons you’ve learned later in life to the decision you made earlier in your career? Well, if you’re a new engineer, here’s your chance. We collected advice from experienced engineers, asking what they wish they knew when they … Read More
Engineering consultant are individuals that develop the ability to understand clients’ problems, empathize with their pain, and find solutions. The individual is also task with assisting the client with technical expertise and knowledge on a particular problem. People come to consultants for several reasons. So it is very important for … Read More
The role of a civil engineer in the advancement of civilisation and the cause of mankind cannot be overemphasized. If for any reason you find yourself studying civil engineering in an institution of higher learning, you should feel lucky provided you are convinced that you are where you are supposed … Read More