Sun.Jun 09, 2019

Maryland Reverting to Certifiable In Lieu of Certified Green Building

Green Building Law Update

In response to an act of the Maryland legislature in 2018, the state is proposing a watershed revamp of its current mandatory green building requirements for new public school buildings. The public is being invited to comment on the proposal.

What are the Earthquake Effects on Structures?

The Constructor

Earthquake is the most dangerous natural phenomenon that generate sizable destruction in structures. It is reported that, two sources of mistakes. Earthquake Engineering Loads Structural Design Structural Engineering Design Structural

Details of stress-strain curve in steel bars

Construction Cost Estimating

The objective of stress-strain curve is to define the behavior of steel bars under loads. To develop the curve, the steel specimens are examined. A steel specimen is progressively drawn through a testing machine unless it breaks, and then stress and respective strains are recorded.

What are the Bases of Plastic Analysis of Beams and Portal Frames?

The Constructor

Plastic analysis is the method through which the actual failure load of a structure is calculated. This failure load can be significantly greater. Structural Design Structural Engineering Continuous beams Design Plastic Design Plastic Hinge Mechanism Portal Frame Structural

You Can't Improve Construction Safety from Inside a Filing Cabinet

How mobile technology can mitigate risk, save money, and provide a competitive advantage.