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The resistance of concrete pumped through pipelines
  • A. Ede
  • Engineering
  • 1 November 1957
Summary The lack of adequate data made necessary the investigation of the basic mechanics of concrete pumping. Unsaturated materials pass stresses by inter-particle contact and give rise onExpand
Building Collapse in Nigeria: the Trend of Casualties the Last Decade (2000 -2010)
  • A. Ede
  • Engineering
  • 1 December 2013
Over the last 10 years, the incidence of building collapse in Nigeria has become so alarming and does not show any sign of abating. Each collapse carries along with it tremendous effects that cannotExpand
Cumulative Damage Effects of Truck Overloads on Nigerian Road Pavement
Road infrastructure is one of the basic facilities needed for the growth and advancement of any modern economy. The growth of every country’s economy is measured by the growth of it’s transportExpand
MEASURES TO REDUCE THE HIGH INCIDENCE OF STRUCTURAL FAILURES IN NIGERIA
Within the last few decades, Nigeria has been experiencing a great transformation in terms of population growth and the provisions of developmental facilities for the wellbeing of the masses. TheExpand
REVIEW OF EARTHQUAKES IN NIGERIA: AN UNDERSTUDIED AREA
Nigeria in times past was believed to be aseismic. Nevertheless, the seismic record of Nigeria from 1933 till date have shown contrary to the belief. There have also been seismic warnings andExpand
Application of Waste Glass Powder as a Partial Cement Substitute towards more Sustainable Concrete Production
Use of waste materials in concrete is now a global trend for efficient waste management so as to achieve a sustainable green environment and with the added advantages of preserving the naturalExpand
Experimental Investigation of Yield Strengths of Steel Reinforcing Bars Used in Nigerian Concrete Structures
Concrete is the most widely used construction material in the world and is best used in conjunction with reinforcing steel for optimal results. But a lot of behavioral and durability issues affectExpand
Diameter Inconsistency, Strength and Corrosion Characteristics of Locally-Produced and Imported Steel Reinforcing Bars in Ilorin, Nigeria
There has been increasing incidents of collapse of reinforced concrete buildings in Nigeria. Many research works, suspecting the quality of concrete produced in Nigeria, have focused on concrete withExpand
ASSESSMENT OF THE UTILIZATION OF DIFFERENT STRENGTH CLASSES OF CEMENT IN BUILDING CONSTRUCTIONS IN LAGOS, NIGERIA
Building collapse in Nigeria is so rampant now to the extent that it’s gradually not becoming a news when one occurs. Several factors being attributed as the cause of building collapses are based onExpand
Influence of Portland Cement Brands and Aggregates Sizes on the Compressive Strength of Normal Concrete
A good number of building failures have occurred in Nigeria which resulted in the loss of lives and a lot of these failures are attributed to the poor concrete practices used for the execution ofExpand
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