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Influence of materials and orientations on energy efficiency of a building
Ashaprava Mohanta and Ashok K. Jain
Relationship between properties and compatibility of repair materials with substrate concrete
Rashmi R. Pattnaik and Prasada R. Rangaraju
Permeability and abrasion resistance of geopolymer concrete
Kolli Ramujee and M. Potharaju
Durability of high and ultra-high strength concretes subjected to aggressive chemical environments
K.V. Harish, J.K. Dattatreya and M. Neelamegam




1. Improving Concrete Quality
2. Design of Concrete Mixes

Obituary : Dr. C.S. Viswanatha

POINT OF VIEW: A review on use of municipal solid waste ash in concrete
M.R. Lavanya, M. Ibrahim Bathusha and B. Sugumaran

CASE STUDY: Construction of sump well and pump house by floating well technology
J.M. Mulay and Shital A. Surwade

    Recent trends in civil engineering

    The Indian Concrete Institute, GITAM University and The Indian Association of Structural Engineers will be organising a national conference on ‘Recent trends in civil engineering’ during February 20-21, 2015.


    AKC’s December 2014 Programs

    CIDC Tender
    On behalf of Construction Industry Vocational Training Council, New Delhi, tenders are invited for the construction of its training centre "Vishwakarma Tritiya" at village Basatpur, Tehsil- Dhaulana, Dist. Hapur, Uttar Pradesh

    The GRIHA Summit 2015

    The Green Rating for Integrated Habitat Assessment (GRIHA) announces dates of their 6th annual conference ‘The GRIHA Summit 2015’ to be held during 12-14 March 2015 at India Habitat Center, New Delhi.


    Postponement of event World of Concrete

    AKC’s November 2014 Programs

    Structural Engineering Convention 2014
    IIT Delhi is organising the Structural Engineering Convention 2014 (SEC2014) during December 22-24, 2014.

    UKIERI Concrete Congress 2015

    P.Y. Manjure honoured

    HOLCIM REGIONAL AWARDS - Africa Middle East

    Centre of Excellence

    The Centre of Excellence (COE) was recently inaugurated by Mr. Harish Badami, CEO & MD, ACC Ltd at its Thane Complex, Maharashtra, India.

    HOLCIM REGIONAL AWARDS - Europe and North America

    Emerging trends in Sustainable Habitat and integra

    The 12th international conference and exhibition on emerging trends in sustainable habitat and integrated cities will be held during November 13-15, 2014 at Mahatma Mandir, Gandhinagar, Gujarat.

    bC India 2014

    Messe München International, Germany is organising the BAUMA CONEXPO SHOW – bC India 2014 during December 15-18, 2014 at India Expo Centre, Greater Noida / Delhi.

    Concrete Show India 2015

    Concrete Show India 2015 will be held during 7 – 9 May, 2015 at the Bombay Convention & Exhibition Centre, Mumbai.


    The Fifth International Workshop on Performance, Protection & Strengthening of Structures under Extreme Loading - PROTECT2015 will be held during June 28-30, 2015 at Michigan State University in East Lansing, MI, USA

    REPORT – Construction Industry Database
    The first Task Force meeting for CIDC - Construction industry database was held on 25th July 2014 at the India International Centre, New Delhi.


    The Department of Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics, NITK, Surathkal, is organising an international conference on Water Resources, Coastal and Ocean Engineering (ICWRCOE’15) during 12th–14th  March, 2015.


    The Ferrocement Society Pune is organising the third national convention on ferrocement during May 22-23, 2015 at Pune.