July 2017

July 2017 

SPECIAL ISSUE - Durability

Round robin testing of durability parameters – Towards identification of suitable durability tests for concrete
B.S. Dhanya, Manu Santhanam, Vijay Kulkarni, Prakash Nanthagopalan, Shashank Bishnoi, S.P. Singh, G. Indu Siva Ranjani, P. Dinakar, and S. Bhaskar

Strength and durability characteristics of cement mortar
S. Sahoo, P.K. Parhi and B.C. Panda

Bacterial concrete: A way to enhance the durability of concrete structures
Arun K. Chakraborty and Sandip Mondal

Performance evaluation of field curing methods using durability index tests
Saarthak Surana, Radhakrishna G. Pillai and Manu Santhanam

Durability and serviceability performance of GFRP rebars as concrete reinforcement
Aditya S. Rajput  and Umesh K. Sharma

Repair, restoration and retrofitting of in service concrete structures in India - Case studies
Satish Sharma, Rizwan Anwar, Ankit Sharma and TVG Reddy

Study on strength and durability properties of fly ash aggregates concrete
Naveena M.P., G. Narayana and Ravichandra R.




POINT OF VIEW: Durable concrete will be more suitable for different applications in projects
Kalyan K. Ganguly

DISCUSSION FORUM: Understanding HYSD reinforcing bars used in Indian construction industry (from seismic point of view)