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One World Trade Center Construction

Construction of Lifts / Elevators

Here are some of drawings and case study images on Lifts which may help in construction. The data consists of all the drawings along with their dimensions and some of the specifications.  I have compiled everything in a rar file which can be downloaded from the link below. Lift system-A2.pdf Lifts / Elevators.rar

World’s Tallest Building – Burj Khalifa

Burj Khalifa is the tallest building ever existing on the Earth having a height of 828m (2717 ft). The construction of this tallest skyscraper started on 21st September, 2004 and got complete on 1st October, 2009.

Building Bye-laws of Amritsar (Punjab)

These Building bye-laws of Amritsar may be called the Municipal Council (Erection and Re-erection of Building) Bye-laws, 2007. These shall come into force at once. These building Bye-Laws shall apply to the entire area of Municipal Council or to such other areas, as the State Government may extend by notification in the official gazette. Here is a presentation … Continue reading

Earthwork in excavation in foundations

Excavation – Trenches shall be dug to exact width of foundation and to the maximum should be vertical (vertically especially to maximum height as the thickness of lean concrete is 8 to 10 inches. In case of loose soil, extra payment for shoring may be required to retain the soil. Material shall be placed minimum … Continue reading