Construction Technology – II

To impart knowledge of techniques used in the construction of various components of load bearing, frame, composite structures along with practical experience and related application of Tools, Equipment and Plants used in Construction Industry. It covers topics such as Formwork & scaffolding systems, Floors and floor finishes, Wall finishes etc.
COURSE CONTENTS S. NO. TOPICS 1 FORMWORK • RELEVANT CODAL PROVISIONS AND SIGNIFICANCE OF QUALITY, ECONOMY AND SAFETY ASPECTS IN FORMWORK SELECTION • CONVENTIONAL ERECTION METHOD OF ERECTION OF VARIOUS STRUCTURAL COMPONENTS USING TIMBER, PLYWOOD AND STEEL. • FEASIBILITY OF MODULAR FORMWORK SYSTEM AND ITS COMPONENTS • QRS AND ALUMINIUM FORMWORK • FORMWORK FAILURES 2 SCAFFOLDING • SCAFFOLDING TYPES AND VARIOUS SUPPORTING SYSTEMS AND ACCESSORIES INCLUDING H-FRAMES, CUPLOCK ACCESS SCAFFOLD, UNIVERSAL SCAFFOLDING, WEDGELOCK SCAFFOLDING, ETC. • QUALITY ECONOMY AND SAFTEY ASPECTS OF SCAFFOLDING AND SUPPORTING SYSTEMS 3 EQUIPMENT SELECTION • FACTORS AFFECTING SELECTION- TYPES, ECONOMY, SOURCE, AVAILABILITY • FACTORS AFFECTING SELECTION (PARTICULAR) DEPEND ON ACTIVITY, POSITION AND PRODUCTIVITY. 4 OWNING AND OPERATING COSTS • DETAILED COST CALCULATIONS WITH BASIC CONCEPTS AND AS PER THE CURRENT MARKET TRENDS • CALCULATING EQUIPMENT OWNING AND OPERATING COSTS FOR ALL THE EQUIPMENTS AND MACHINERY ON SITE 5 EARTH HANDLING EQUIPMENTS AND CONCRETING EQUIPMENTS • DETAILED STUDY OF EQUIPMENTS USED IN EARTH WORK IN VARIOUS SITE CONDITIONS AND DIFFERENCE BETWEEN EACH • DETAILED STUDY OF CONCRETE HANDLING EQUIPMENTS RIGHT FROM CONCRETE RAW MATERIAL HANDLING TO CONCRETE COMPACTION AND CURING 6 FALSE CEILINGS • FALSE CEILINGS TYPES • MATERIALS, SYSTEMS AND METHOD OF CONSTRUCTION 7 INSULATION • Types of Insulation, materials and methods of construction

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