The course aims to provide the practicing engineers & construction staff with the required information & knowledge about the different construction materials & the selection of the most appropriate from available ones. It also addresses the technical specifications & the standard testing methods of these materials. The course will cover both traditional & newly developed construction materials.
Module 1: Role of Different Construction Materials in Structures
Selection criteria & proportioning of concrete materials
Concreting processes in the Arabian area
Standard test methods for concrete during construction
Destructive & non- destructive test methods for concrete in service