B.E. Civil Engineering:Construction Equipment and Machinery

Thapar University
In Patiala

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Important information

  • Bachelor
  • Patiala
  • Duration:
    4 Years

Important information

Where and when

Starts Location
On request
Thapar University P.O Box 32, 147004, Punjab, India
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Course programme

First Year: Semester-I

Mathematics I
Engineering graphics
Computer Programming
Solid Mechanics
Communication Skills

First Year: Semester-II

Mathematics II
Manufacturing Process
Electrical and Electronic Science
Organizational Behavior

Second Year- Semester - I

Numerical and Statistical Methods
Fluid Mechanics
Measurement Science and Techniques
Building Materials and Construction
Structural Analysis
Engineering Economics
Environmental Studies

Second Year- Semester – II

Optimisation Techniques
Material Science and Engineering
Power Generation and Economics
Architecture and Building Drawings
Reinforced Concrete Design
Human Values, Ethics and IPR

Third Year- Semester – I

Hydrology and Ground Water
Soil Mechanics
Water Supply Engineering
Advanced Structural Analysis
Steel Structural Design
Transportation Engineering-I
Survey Camp (4 weeks- after second year during summer vacations

Third Year- Semester – II

Foundation Engineering
Hydraulic Engineering
Project Planning and Estimation
Sewerage and Sewage Treatment
Transportation Engineering-II
Advanced Structural Design

Fourth Year- Semester – I

Project Semester
Computer Application in Civil Engineering
Industrial Training

Fourth Year- Semester – II

Total Quality Management
Elements of Earthquake Engineering

Construction Equipment and Machinery

Introduction: Importance, need, objective, functions and principles, Types, Equipment and plants for earthwork, Equipment and plants for road and airfield construction, Material handling equipment, Pile driving, Concreting, concrete mixing & placing, RMC plants, Pumps, Drilling, air compressors, Electrical & mechanical equipment,

Selection: Planning and matching of construction plants and equipment, Fore casting

Financing: Economics of hire, leasing, purchases, Funding and sources, Calculations of Rentals

Maintenance: Workshop facilities, organization, Spares and their sources, Preventive maintenance, routine maintenance, Equipment Management

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