ASPHALT AND CONCRETE PAVEMENTS

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Which way should Uganda go on roads infrastructure: asphalt or concrete pavements? This article gives an overview about the performance and practical distinctions between asphalt and concrete pavements. Hopefully it will further the discussion among engineers, policy-makers and stakeholders on Read more

COMPOSITE MATERIALS

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It happened that the first composite materials in the history of mankind were used in construction. In ancient Greece (5th century BC) marble columns were reinforced with metal bars, and St Basil’s Cathedral in Moscow since 1555 AD stands on Read more