Past Issue


Strength, bond and durability related properties of concretes with mineral admixtures
S. Bhaskar, Ravindra Gettu, B.H. Bharatkumar and M. Neelamegam
Harnessing fly ash potential for developing high strength and high durability concrete
R.K. Dhir, M.J. McCarthy and J. Bai




REPAIR AND REHABILITATION: Performance evaluation of concrete I - Girder of a bridge
R.K. Morchhale, S.S. Waghmare, M.D. Goel and S. Murali

POINT OF VIEW: Structural concrete repair – A durability based revised approach is needed
C.S. Suryawanshi

REPAIR AND REHABILITATION: Structural retrofitting to protect deteriorated building
Alok Sarkar

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Views on prevalent construction practices

REPAIR AND REHABILITATION: Detection of defects in bridges using joint shear wave technique: A laboratory study for structural health monitoring
P. Desai and N. Grace

BOOK REVIEW: fib bulletin 60 – Prefabrication for affordable housing

NEW PRODUCT FEATURE: Silo logistics for drymix mortars market, applications, technology and regional trends
Ferdinand Leopolder


    Call for Papers: 2nd UKIERI Concrete Congress

    Whilst the response to the Congress to date has been excellent, the Congress Organising Committee would be pleased to further receive offers of original papers by the closing date of 31 March 2012 and would like to hear from potential authors with 250 words abstracts of their proposed papers in any of the six conferences of the Congress listed below together with their subject themes. In submitting abstracts, the authors are requested to indicate the Conference and the Theme under which they would like their papers to be considered. 

    India Drymix Mortar Conference, Mumbai
    The Second Indian Drymix Mortar Conference and Industry Showcase takes place at The Leela Kempinski Hotel, Mumbai, on 15 March 2012

    Construction Chemicals International Conference

    The Construction Chemicals Manufacturers’ Association (CCMA) is organising a Construction Chemicals International Conference C3 during February 17-18, 2012 at Hotel Ramada, Powai, Mumbai.

    Multi-purpose high-rise towers and tall buildings

    International Federation of High-rise Structures (IFHS) is organising the 10th International Conference on Multipurpose High-rise Towers and Tall buildings on Extreme Engineering during November 5 - 6, 2012 at Dubai, UAE.

    Asia Ascending: Age of the Sustainable Skyscraper

    The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) is organising its 9th World Congress during September 19-21, 2012 at Grand Hyatt Jin Mao, Shanghai, China

    ICDCS 2012

    The School of Planning, Architecture and Civil Engineering, Queen’s University Belfast, UK is organising the 3rd International Conference on Durability of Concrete Structures during 17-19 September 2012 at campus.


    The Civil Engineering Department, Sardar Patel College of Engineering, Mumbai is organising an international conference on Recent Advances In Engineering, Technology and Management during May 31 – June 02, 2012 at campus.

    Sustainability and Advances in Concrete Technology

    The Department of Civil Engineering, National Institute of Technology Calicut, Kerala, is organising an international workshop on Sustainability and Advances in Concrete Technology (SACT 2012) during May 7-8, 2012 at campus.

    Construction Chemicals Conclave 2012

    The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) jointly with Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals, Government of India is organising the 3rd International conference on Construction Chemicals "Construction Chemicals Conclave-2012" during February 09-10, 2012, Hotel Le Royal Meridian, Chennai. The Theme of the Conference is "Current Trends in Construction Chemical Industry Worldwide".

    Repair and Rehabilitation of Dams

    The Central Soil and Materials Research Station, is organising a training course on ‘Repair and Rehabilitation of Dams’ during February 16-17, 2012 at CSMRS, New Delhi.