As the construction phase of your house nears end, roofing comes into picture. Calculation of the area of the roof and the material required to complete the flooring becomes the main focus. The calculations for the area and the materials required for the flooring can be done using a Roofing Calculator which makes troublesome process […]

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construction and civil engineering software

## Calculate Construction Material using Online Calculators and Designers

For any construction project, small or big, it is necessary to make initial rough estimations. Designing, calculations and estimations are to be done to know the overall budget of the project. These calculations take the maximum amount of time of the designer or the construction contractor. To make things easier, faster and efficient, there is […]

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## Preparing Bar Bending Schedule Sheets using Bar-Be-Que Software

Bar Bending Schedule is the sheet containing all the information for the bars to be used for RCC, such as length, diameter, bending angle, thickness, type, location and number of bars. It contains the detailed drawing of each element. Creating BBS is an extremely rigorous and time consuming process. Precision is important. Also steel bars […]

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## MACROZA Wall Chaser makes your wall chasing job easy

MACROZA wall chaser is a specialised power tool used for cutting narrow grooves in walls. The tool is usually powered by an electric motor which drives a pair of grinding discs positioned closely together. A few guideline to be kept in mind while doing the chasing work are – Chase cut-outs should always be vertical […]

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## Costimator Estimating Software – Review and Download A Free Trial Pack

The rough calculation of the cost of a program, project, or operation is the Cost Estimate. This overall estimation process results in the cost estimate. The cost estimate has a single total value and may have identifiable component values. Providing a cost estimation which is not only accurate but also profitable to the contractor is […]

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## Reinforced Concrete Building Tutorial in Midas GEN 2015

Reinforced concrete is a composite material in which concrete’s relatively low tensile strength and ductility are counteracted by the inclusion of reinforcement having higher tensile strength or ductility.Reinforcing schemes are generally designed to resist tensile stresses in particular regions of the concrete that might cause unacceptable cracking and/or structural failure. For a strong, ductile and […]

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## PlansandSpecs – Manage Construction Project Documents Easily

Any project, be it construction or any other, involves a lot of documents. A construction projects to be specific, involves following documents – Contract Agreements and Contracts Statement of Work General Conditions Special Conditions Bill of Quantities Drawings Master Format Outline Creating Construction Schedule Costs in Construction Industry List of Common Types of Construction Insurance […]

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## Concrete Calculator Application by Concrete Network

The estimation of weight and volume of concrete required for the size, or area, of the land that needs to be covered, is called concrete estimation. Concrete is the base of any construction project, be it home or some multi-storied building. If the concrete foundation is strong then the overall structure will be almost perfect […]

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## Review of BluebeamRevu Softwre – Estimating with BluebeamRevu

Civil engineers come across a number of projects daily. Be it small like designing and constructing a 1BHK or be it the project of a multi-storied business hub, the work is never easy. The project includes designing and estimation of everything. Even the most insignificant detail becomes relevant. Let us take an example and try […]

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## Download Estimator – Powerful Civil Construction Estimation Software

Cost estimators collect and analyze data in order to estimate the time, money, materials, and labor required to manufacture a product, construct a building, or provide a service. Estimators are responsible for obtaining tenders, obtaining of material costs, calculation of tenders taking into consideration project management and overheads. The role of an estimator can be […]

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