Civil Engineering Interview Questions
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What is most important to learn in Civil Engineers? AutoCadd,Staad, or Primavera...

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What is HEAVIER? A kilo of SAND OR A kilo of GRAVEL?

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Steel Calculation for Footing, Beam & Columns?

L&T,

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Q1) I am having an interview in a construction company for a large sewage project . Since I have not done any such project , there are some queries from my end. Pls. help me to solve them. I will be thankful to you :- a) Normally for large project 400-600 houses & around 1600 peoples , how much dia pipe is used and which type of pipe is used? b) For trenching , I have heard that IS 1200 implies, what are the rules of calculating earthwork in case of depth of 2m or above ? c) To prevent soil to fall when depth of trench is more , what steps are taken and how there qty. is calculated . Like I have heard about timbering . what is this ? d) What are the rules for disposing off the excavated soil ? e) How the pipes that are used are being jointed? f) In case of cleaning on choks , is there any intermediate things provided? g) For foul gases any outlets are provided thru out length of pipeline? h) What is the flow digram like from houses thru small pipe to main pipeline than where main pipeline disposes wastage ? i) Any other thing that has to be kept in mind while calculating earth work for excavation like steps are made and other things? How earthwork is calculated in case of steps ? Pls. explain with a sketch. Regards,

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rcc concrete grade uses

Descon,

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IN CIVIL ENGINEERING DESIGN WHY WE ARE USING LIMIT STATE METHOD IS BEST? I THINK WORKING STRESS METHOD IS BEST? EX; FOR COLOUMN DESIGN IN LIMIT STATE METHOD AST IS;1913SQ.MM SAME TIME WORKING STRESS METHOD IS ;2213. SO I THINK WORKING STRESS METHOD IS VERY STRONG COMPARE THEN LIMIT STATE METHOD? MY OPENING IS CORRECT OR NOT? PLS TO EXPLAIN SIRS

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what is mean by short coloumn? it is depend on the height? or dia of coloumn.?

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indiploma civil engineering student r studied is456-1978. but in practicial we r using 2000 version i think 1978 version didn't use the student. any openion?

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why in india readymade structure is impossible in residence houses?

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what are the mixing of M10,M15,M20,M25,M30grades?

GMR,

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how to consider the lap length of a bar in IS code and specify the code book name and clause& page number?

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briefly describe your ideal job?

Bahwan Engineering,

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WHY DID YOU CHOOSE THIS CARRIER?

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WHAT GOAL DO YOU HAVE IN YOUR CARRIER?

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HOE TO YOU PLAN TO ACCHIEVE THE GOALS?

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a sewer which receives the discharge of no. of house sewer is called house sewer lateral sewer intrcepting sewer sub-main sewer

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Please design 12.5m long dubbly beam

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hi, i am appearing in HPCL(CIVIL ENGG.)exam. plz send me placement paper of this exam if u are having

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What is the standard unit weight of Cast Iron pipe of 200MM Dia.(pipe specification is IS1538)

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sir iam dng my engg final yr (civil) iam intrested to write group_1 .if we write this exam what kind of jobs we get and what should be the minimum score for us to get qualified and iam having reservation too.

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1m square 20mm plastering how much of water need curing work

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any book or article on pumped concrete.

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I would like to get the formula How can i calculate the productivity of a mason in terms of brick laying and plaster. i have 6000 Sqmt of interlock laying work i want to calculate - how many masons required to do the job - in how many days can it be done - what will be the production rate in 8 hours shift/ per mason if i can get some excell sheet , it will really help me in my calculations

293


Why should you show Client/Engineer activities clearly on the project plan?

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How to design 12*12*14 room having rrc slab ,coloum, beam,foundation?

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What are the RISKS during the project construction?

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how to find quantity of concrete in PCC M15

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A roof has a U value = 0.65 W/m2 .C. Extra insulation is to be provided. This insulation has a thermal resistance = 1.5 m2"C/W. Calculate the new improved U value.

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how many monpower required for 1 sqm normal RCC structure ( includes finishes & MEP )

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How to do rate analysis for concrete work including shuttering work?

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