IES / ESE Notification 2022

IES / ESE (ENGINEERING SERVICES EXAM) 2022 Notification is out now. IES / ESE / Engineering Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2022 Date of Notification of ENGINEERING SERVICES 22/09/2021 Date of Commencement…

Father of Civil Engineering

John Smeaton ‘ Father of Civil Engineering ‘ was an Englishmen born on 8th June 1724, in the United Kingdom. He was blessed with the ability to think differently. Hence…

World Longest Tunnel : ATAL TUNNEL

Atal Tunnel : Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to inaugurate the Rohtang Tunnel, also known as the Atal tunnel at Rohtang on the morning of Saturday, i.e., October 3. The Rohtang…

Design of Sand Drains

The typical design parameters for the sand drains along with its permissible values are given as : (i) Diameter of sand drains (ɸd) = 450 mm to 600 mm. (ii)…

Sand Drains

Vertical drains are constructed in order to improve the quality of soil specially cohesive soil. Vertical drains are mainly of 3 types: Sand Drains, Band Drains, Sand wicks. Sand Drain…