www.sefindia.org

STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING FORUM OF INDIA [SEFI]

 Forum SubscriptionsSubscriptions DigestDigest Preferences   FAQFAQ   SearchSearch   MemberlistMemberlist   UsergroupsUsergroups  RegisterRegister FAQSecurity Tips FAQDonate
 ProfileProfile   Log in to check your private messagesLog in to check your private messages   Log in to websiteLog in to websiteLog in to websiteLog in to forum 
Warning: Make sure you scan the downloaded attachment with updated antivirus tools  before opening them. They may contain viruses.
Use online scanners
here and here to upload downloaded attachment to check for safety.

Search found 110 matches
www.sefindia.org Forum Index
Author Message
  Topic: Congrats to Prof Sudhir K Jain for the Padma Shri Award
sangeeta_wij

Replies: 9
Views: 1351

PostForum: SEFI General Discussion   Posted: Mon Jan 27, 2020 7:30 am   Subject: Congrats to Prof Sudhir K Jain for the Padma Shri Award
All of us as Structural Engineers have benefitted tremendously from Team Sudhir Jain, and his love and passion for the profession. Heartiest Congratulations to Dr Sudhir Jain and a great moment of pri ...
  Topic: Failure of overhead water tank,at BANKURA,WEST BENGAL
sangeeta_wij

Replies: 35
Views: 5990

PostForum: SEFI General Discussion   Posted: Thu Jan 23, 2020 10:30 am   Subject: Failure of overhead water tank,at BANKURA,WEST BENGAL
Yes, local buckling could be a reason, and it will be helpful to know the diameter of the shaft as well as the size/shape of the top .In any case, 1893 Code for Tank design has changed quite drastical ...
  Topic: Significance of Technical Audits of all buildings
sangeeta_wij

Replies: 0
Views: 802

PostForum: SEFI General Discussion   Posted: Wed Dec 04, 2019 7:30 am   Subject: Significance of Technical Audits of all buildings
Dear Friends
Hi
I hope we are all aware of the mandatory provisions of Ch-II NBC vis a vis the issue of Technical Audits for all important buildings and all buildings>15 m in height ; it’s ...
  Topic: Do Read-Sub-Standard Tall Building Design In Australia-Welcome to the Faulty Towers state, where any mug's an engineer
sangeeta_wij

Replies: 21
Views: 5279

PostForum: SEFI General Discussion   Posted: Thu Feb 07, 2019 6:30 am   Subject: Do Read-Sub-Standard Tall Building Design In Australia-Welcome to the Faulty Towers state, where any mug's an engineer
Dear Mr Nagendra Babu
I recommend everyone must read NDMA guidelines for lending institutions for approving Projects and has elaborate clauses related to structural safety as well as other parameter ...
  Topic: Do Read-Sub-Standard Tall Building Design In Australia-Welcome to the Faulty Towers state, where any mug's an engineer
sangeeta_wij

Replies: 21
Views: 5279

PostForum: SEFI General Discussion   Posted: Thu Jan 31, 2019 7:30 am   Subject: Do Read-Sub-Standard Tall Building Design In Australia-Welcome to the Faulty Towers state, where any mug's an engineer
Dear Alok
I am surprised at your attempted defence of the engineering fraternity, as the Report does clearly show a lot of possible goof ups, in design, detailing and construction quality. I hope to ...
  Topic: Do Read-Sub-Standard Tall Building Design In Australia-Welcome to the Faulty Towers state, where any mug's an engineer
sangeeta_wij

Replies: 21
Views: 5279

PostForum: SEFI General Discussion   Posted: Tue Jan 29, 2019 10:30 am   Subject: Do Read-Sub-Standard Tall Building Design In Australia-Welcome to the Faulty Towers state, where any mug's an engineer
It’s shocking and an eye opener Alpa, thanks for sharing. Makes me feel less bitter about the design blunders which we routinely come across while reviewing well known Consultant designs.


...
  Topic: How to find roof stability of old building?
sangeeta_wij

Replies: 28
Views: 5848

PostForum: SEFI General Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 29, 2018 5:30 am   Subject: How to find roof stability of old building?
Dear Ravi Kumar
It’s possible these days to determine steel reinforcement dia and spacing using a Ferro Scanner; if you don’t wish to use anything so elaborate, simply remove cover in a s ...
  Topic: Hospital collapse
sangeeta_wij

Replies: 7
Views: 2240

PostForum: SEFI General Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 01, 2018 1:30 pm   Subject: Hospital collapse
Dear Dipak

We’ve been reviewing some Tall structures recently and find many glaring instances of Poor/inadequate designs or designs carried out often by Structural Consultants under pressure from ...
  Topic: Hospital collapse
sangeeta_wij

Replies: 7
Views: 2240

PostForum: SEFI General Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 01, 2018 10:30 am   Subject: Hospital collapse
It is indeed very sad to read and learn about the structural failures, especially in the hospital, in the recent Indonesian eq; the same thing had happened in Nepal and I hate to say ,it may happen ag ...
  Topic: Top and bottom reinforcement in isolated footing
sangeeta_wij

Replies: 27
Views: 19073

PostForum: SEFI General Discussion   Posted: Sun Aug 12, 2018 8:30 am   Subject: Top and bottom reinforcement in isolated footing
You may use a pin connection only if the drift on top is in permissible limits; usually for large spans and large height structures, this maynot be a good idea as the displacements on top maybe very h ...
 
Page 1 of 11 Goto page 1, 2, 3 ... 9, 10, 11  Next
All times are GMT
Jump to:  


© 2003, 2008 SEFINDIA, Indian Domain Registration
Publishing or acceptance of an advertisement is neither a guarantee nor endorsement of the advertiser's product or service. advertisement policy