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Nazanin Nafisi, Osman Mohd Tahir, Sara Nafisi, Nazri Ishak

Article ID: 2138
Views - 673  (Abstract) PDF - 104  (Download)
Abstract: Residents have chosen to be living in urban regions in recent years largely due to the accessibility of job opportunities and public services. These led to a fast increase in the amount of people live in urban regions and cities. As a result, a large amount of the property used for agricultural activities was transformed into factories, ho...
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Mª Dolores Álvarez Elipe

Article ID: 2155
Views - 457  (Abstract) PDF - 27  (Download)
Abstract: “Push-and-pull” efficient structures have been inconceivable between XVIII centuries. It is because of the incapacity of obtain an efficient behaviour of tensioned material. Since XVIII centuries, architecture developed some structural knowledge generating novel structural forms in the architecture and engineering that were not known before. Tensegrities ...
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Chidozie Maduabuchukwu Nwakaire, Chukwurah Henry Aginam, Chinenye Alfred Chidolue

Article ID: 2223
Views - 468  (Abstract) PDF - 37  (Download)
Abstract: Rice Husk Ash (RHA) has been found as a potential partial replacement for cement in concrete. This study attempts to make an evidence based evaluation of the sustainability and benefits of RHA utilisation as partial replacement of cement in road concrete works within Anambra State of Nigeria. The ashes of the rice husks collected from different locations ...
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Jin Ma

Article ID: 2201
Views - 437  (Abstract) PDF - 33  (Download)
Abstract: The construction method of continuous paving of the upper and lower base of the water stable macadam base can improve the construction efficiency, overcome the quality problems of the traditional layered paving of the upper and lower base, such as untimely curing, slow construction, poor interlayer bonding, contraction joint and interlayer, so as to ensur...
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Ibrahima Sow, Ibrahima Khalil Cisse, Souleymane Mbingue

Article ID: 2059
Views - 466  (Abstract) PDF - 30  (Download)
Abstract: The study of the performance of raw clay bricks has made it possible to develop laterite in Eco village construction projects. Identification tests (particle size analysis, Atterberg limits, Proctor, shrinkage limit, and sand equivalent) made it possible to characterize the laterite, the sand, and the E1 mixture (70% laterite and 30% sand). By adding bind...
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