Corrosion in Reinforced Concrete: Cause, Prevention and More


Corrosion is the breakdown of materials due to chemical reactions. It is usually oxidation with air molecules and often in the presence of water. Corrosion also occurs when an acidic/basic corrosive substance touches another material. Steel and concrete have become the most common materials for manmade structures over the last hundred or so years, with the use of the composite material, concrete reinforced with steel, becoming one of

Construction Estimating: Types, Opportunities, The Estimator, and More

Construction Estimating

Building construction estimating is the determination of probable construction costs of any project. Many items influence and contribute to the cost of a project; each item must be analyzed, quantified, and priced. Because the estimate is prepared before the actual construction, much study and thought must be put into the construction documents. The estimator who

2022 Top 10: Our Most Popular Posts of the Year

Popular Posts

Yes…! Our Most Popular Posts of the Year. Hence closing out a gloomy 2022, we still see sunny skies ahead with only occasional storms. And we’ll be here, producing valued content that we hope elevates your Engineering Skills for both Engineers and Engineering Students around the World. We’ve published roughly 56 articles since March 23,