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Progressive collapse analysis of RC buildings subjected to seismic loads
Harinadha B. Raparla and R. Pradeep Kumar
Study on stress corrosion cracking of prestressed strand in different environments
J.D. Rathod, B.S. Trivedi and A.R. Sankhat
Computation of fundamental time period of concrete gravity dam - A parametric study
Deepak Pal, Syed Samiullah, Vinay Kumar, Hari P. Samal and Milan Bandyopadhyay
A study on deterioration of reinforced cement concrete structures in Mumbai
Suresh C. Pattanaik, E. Gopalkrishnan and Sanjaya K. Patro
Estimation of long-term prestress losses of box-girder bridge span using the prestress loss models in Indian and International codes of practices and comparison with field measurements
P. Kamatchi, B. Dhayalini, K. Balaji Rao, S. Saibabu, S. Parivallal, K. Ravisankar and Nagesh R. Iyer




POINT OF VIEW: Desultory notes on application of materials science to deciphering concrete durability

Anjan K. Chatterjee

POINT OF VIEW: Dynamic response of reinforced concrete flexural members subjected to blast loading

Jayarajan P.

    Sustainable Interiors
    A training program on Sustainable Interiors will be held on 16 May, 2015 at Rachana Sansad’s Institute of Environmental Architecture, Mumbai.

    AKC’s MAY 2015 Programs

    Constro 2016

    The Pune Construction Engineering Research Foundation (PCERF) is organising Constro 2016 during January 14 - 17, 2016 at Agriculture College Ground, Pune, Maharashtra.

    Advances in Science and Technology of Concrete
    The second R.N. Raikar Memorial International Conference and the ‘Banthia – Basheer International Symposium’ on Advances in Science and Technology of Concrete, will be held during December 18-19, 2015 at Hotel The Lalit, Mumbai.

    Construction Chemicals Industry of India

    The Construction Chemicals Manufacturers Association (CCMA) is organising an international conference on Suppliers to Construction Chemicals Industry of India during September 25-26, 2015 at Hotel The Lalit, Mumbai.


    The winners of the 4th Global Holcim Awards for Sustainable Construction have been decided – the trophies and USD 350,000 prize money go to projects in Colombia, Sri Lanka and the USA. All three prizes recognize architectural interventions that deliver tangible benefits to local communities: Turning a decommissioned water reservoir into a park in Medellín, rebuilding social fabric through a community library in Ambepussa following Sri Lanka’s civil war, and creating public zones and flood-protection for the island of Manhattan.

    Construction Chemicals Conference-2015

    The "Construction Chemicals Conclave-2015" is being organized on May 8, 2015 at New Delhi.

    Indian Roads & Highways Summit

    The 4th Indian Roads and Highways Summit will be held on May 15, 2015 at Hotel Radisson Blu, Dwarka, New Delhi.

    Smart Cities India 2015

    An exhibition and conference on Smart Cities will be held during May 20-22, 2015 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. The sectors will include smart governance, smart energy, smart environment, smart transportations, smart IT and communications, smart health, smart education, smart buildings. The range of exhibitors would cover all sectors.

    Construction Equipment Procurement Summit 2015

    The Construction Equipment Procurement Summit 2015 will be held on May 14, 2015 at Hotel Crowne Plaza, Okhla New Delhi.

    Advanced Training Programme on Energy Efficiency

    The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) is organising an Advanced Training Programme on Energy Efficiency during 23 & 24 April 2015 at Delhi


    On behalf of the organizing committee, we are pleased to invite you to submit an abstract for the Fifth International Conference on Geotechnique, Construction Materials and Environment, GEOMATE 2015, that will be held in Osaka from 16 to 18 November 2015.

    BIS Standard for public comments
    As part of the ambitious project of continual development/revision of Indian Standards relating to Cement and Concrete, a draft Indian Standard on aggregate for concrete is hereby issued in Wide Circulation for eliciting public comments.

    ICI-ACECON 2015

    The Indian Concrete Institute (ICI) will be holding the Fourth Asian Conference on Ecstasy in Concrete on October 8-10, 2015 at Kolkata, India.


    The National Council for Cement And Building Materials is organising an International on Cement and Building Materials during December 01 to 04, 2015 at Manekshaw Centre, Parade Road, Delhi Cantt., New Delhi.

    Concrete Show India 2015

    Concrete Show India, will be held during 7 – 9 May, 2015 at the Bombay Convention & Exhibition Centre, Mumbai. The event will showcase the best and newest technologies in machinery, equipment, commercial concrete products, services and systems from industry suppliers.

    Structural Engineers World Congress (SEWC)

    The fifth Structural Engineers World Congress (SEWC) will be held during October 19-22, 2015 at Singapore.

    ROOF INDIA 2015

    The 14th edition - ROOF INDIA 2015 will be held during 22 – 24 May 2015 at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai, India.

    Our World in Concrete Structures

    The 40th conference on ‘Our World in Concrete & Structures’ will be held during 26-28 August 2015 at Singapore.

    IABSE Geneva 2015

    The International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering (IABSE) is organising the IABSE structural engineering Geneva conference during September 23 to 25, 2015 at International Conference Centre, Geneva, Switzerland.