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Dec
23
What is Substation

What is Substation & how does Substation work? 6 Important Points

Table of Contents What is Substation? Function of Substation Stepping up and down the voltage: Switching: Power Cuts: Protection System: Types of Substation  Transmission substations Distribution Substations Traction Power Substation for Railway or Pway: Distrib...

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Dec
19
as built drawing

What are As-Built Drawings in Construction? 6 Important Points

Table of Contents What does As-Built stand for? Who Creates As-Built Drawings? When As-Built drawings are started? Why As-Built drawings are so important? What is Included in As-Built Drawings? Key Takeaways: As-Built Drawings come to the picture at the end of any construc...

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Dec
17

What is Change Order in Construction Contract? 4 Important Points

Table of Contents What is a Change Order? What to be included in Change Order? Dates of the Change Order Details to include in the Change Order Mini Project Programme and Schedule of Deliverables The fee of the Change Order When Change Orders are Raised? Inadequate Scope of W...

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Dec
11

What is RFI in Construction Stage? 5 Important Points

Table of Contents What is RFI in Construction? Why RFI is so Important? Who are the Key Stakeholders of RFI Process? What is the process to raise RFI? Raise RFI at the Earliest: Thoroughly Prepare the RFI Request for the RFI response in a fixed time frame RFI Template Prop...

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Dec
06

Road Lighting Design and Design Software’s - 8 Important Points

Road Lighting Design is another fascinating field for newbie Civil Engineers. Please read this interesting blog to understand Road Lighting Design Process, key design constraints, software’s, etc. Why Road Lighting is Required? Road Lights are provided to illuminate the road and associat...

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Dec
03
railway sleepers

Purpose of Railway Sleepers and Their Types? 3 Important Points

Table of Contents Types of Railway Sleepers: Wooden Sleepers: Steel Sleepers: Slab Track: Concrete Slab Track  Some Key Advantages of Slab Track Systems: What is the purpose of Railway Sleepers, how do they perform, and what are the advantages? If you are curious abou...

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Nov
28

What is Health and Safety Signs for Construction Site? 3 Important Points

Table of Contents What are those Health and Safety Signs?  Type of Health and Safety Signs Warning Signs: Mandatory Signs: Prohibition Signs: Safe Condition Signs: Fire Equipment Signs: How Safety Signs are categorised with Colour of the Sign Panels? Red Colour Circul...

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Nov
22

What is Speed Limit in Highway? 5 Important Points

Table of Contents What is Speed Limit in Highway? How to find the Speed Limit of a Road? Who sets the speed limits? Speed Limits of various type of Roads: Urban Streets Single Carriageway Road Dual Carriageway Road Motorways or Freeways or Autobahns Is there any Minimum Sp...

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Nov
21

What is Road Gradient? 5 Important Points

Table of Contents Why Road Gradients are Provided? Why it is Important to provide Road Gradient    The outcome of the Road Gradient The factor that influences the selection of Gradient: Existing Ground Topography Existing and Proposed Drainage System Type of Road Ap...

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