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Portland cement based new cements for self curing and corrosion resistance
N.P. Rajamane, R. Jeyalakshmi and Ganesh Kumar G
Activation of siliceous fly ash at very high levels of cement replacement
G.V. P. Bhagath Singh and Kolluru V. L. Subramaniam
Damage detection at multiple locations in reinforced concrete structures using algorithm based on transfer function estimate
P. Rathish Kumar, Toshiyuki Oshima, Shuichi Mikami and Yasunouri Miyamouri
Reviewing some properties of polymer concrete
Raman Bedi, Rakesh Chandra and S.P. Singh





POINT OF VIEW: Finite element modeling of RC deep beams strengthened in shear with CFRP strips
Mitali R. Patel and Tejendra Tank

    Concrete Mix Design
    The National Council for Cement and Building Materials (NCB) will be organising a 3-day training programme on ‘Concrete Mix Design and Acceptance Criteria of Concrete for different types of Mixes’ during August 20-22, 2014 at Ballabgarh Unit of NCB.

    AKC’s July 2014 Programs

    Competition for Best Ferrocement Structure

    CORCON 2014
    NACE International Gateway, India Section, is organising  CORCON 2014 during 12th to 15th November 2014 at  Mumbai.

    Structural Engineering Convention 2014
    IIT Delhi is organising the Structural Engineering Convention 2014 (SEC2014) during December 22-24, 2014.  SEC2014 will be held for its ninth time since its beginning in 1997 with the pioneering efforts made by CSIR-Structural Engineering Research Centre (CSIR-SERC), Chennai and Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras.

    Multipurpose high-rise towers and tall buildings
    Cracow University of Technology, Poland and the International Federation of High-rise Structures are organising the 10th international conference on ‘Multipurpose high-rise towers and tall buildings’ during June 22-25, 2015 at Cracow, Poland.

    Advances in Geotechnical Engineering

    The International Institute of Information Technology Hyderabad is organising a 2-Day national seminar on ‘Advances in Geotechnical Engineering’ during  11th  – 12th July,  2014 supported by SERB, Department of Science and Technology.

    Smart & Intelligent Buildings Congress 2014

    The business conference on SMART & INTELLIGENT BUILDINGS CONGRESS 2014 is to be held during July 24 – 25, 2014 at The Westin Mumbai Garden City, Mumbai, India.

    ONE BUILD 2014 and ASEANMACH 2014

    Malaysia’s International Building, Construction, Heavy Machinery & Equipment exhibitions titled ‘ONE BUILD 2014’ and ‘ASEANMACH 2014’ will be held during 16-19th July 2014 at Putra World Trade Centre – Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

    Big 5 Construct India 2014

    The Big 5 Construct India 2014 will be held during September 11-13, 2014 at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai

    ACETECH 2014

    The Economic Times will be organising ACETECH 2014 during November 6 to 9, 2014 at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai.

    Arab International Cement Conference and Exhibitio

    The Nineteenth Arab International Cement Conference and Exhibition will be held during November 11-13, 2014 at Le Centre International de Conférences de la Palmeraie, Marrakech, Morocco.

    IABSE Conference Nara 2015

    The IABSE Conference ‘Elegance in Structures’ will be held from May 13 -15, 2015 in Nara, Japan.

    The 18th International Conference on Composite Structures will be held during 15-18 June 2015 at Hotel Epic Sana, Lisbon, Portugal.

    Metro Rail Conclave 2014

    The ‘Metro Rail Conclave 2014’ business conference will be held during September 12 - 13, 2014 at Mumbai, India

    GEOMATE 2014
    The Fourth International Conference on Geotechnique, Construction Materials and Environment, GEOMATE 2014, will be held in Brisbane from 19 to 21 November 2014, in conjunction with the University of Southern Queensland, Australia, GHD, Australia, GEOMATE International Society, AOI-Engineering, Useful Plant Spread Society, HOJUN and Glorious International

    Accolades – Dr. N. Subramanian

    No-Aggregate Concrete/ Nano Concrete


    Hybrid structures for sustainable construction

    The  Swiss Group of IABSE, the College of Engineering and Architecture Fribourg CEA-FR and the Institute of Structural Engineering IBK of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich ETH are organising an international workshop on ‘Exploring the Potential of Hybrid Structures’ during June 22-24, 2014 at Fribourg, Switzerland.

    Bauma Conexpo Africa

    The International Trade Fair for Construction Machinery, Building Material Machines, Mining Machines and Construction Vehicles titled ‘Bauma Conexpo Africa’ will be held next year during September 15 - 18, 2015 at Johannesburg, South Africa.