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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how to calclate the SHUTTERING TAKEN CONCRETE LOAD? WHAT IS THE LOAD BEARING CAPACITY IN STEEL SHUTTERING PLATE? WHAT IS THE CONCRETE LOAD IN (MASS) IN THE SHUTTERING PLATE. PLATE SIZE IS 120CM* 90CM CONCRETE WALL LENGTH IS 10M ,WIDE IS 60CM, HEIGHT IS 1.2M PLS TO SENT THE CALCULATION.

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How to get MEP technical,instaaltion & testing data for interview?

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asubmerged weir is one in which the water level on the down stream side of the weir is just at the crest level below the crest level above the crest level at stamp elevation as water surface on upstream

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How to find CN by using arcgis 9.3?

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if the nitrates more than 45mg/l in water lead to disease then what is it called

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what is mail role & relationship between senior Civil engineer to consultants , Construction manager ,project manager, project engineer ,Technical engineer & qa/qc engineer ? what is the responsibilites of Senior Civil Engineer?

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50 acre of land to be reclaimed for an average height of 2.5 mt. Dredging area is 500mx200m size. what is the dredging depth required to reclaim the area?

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what is the metal ratio in granular subbase coarse for one cum ? And please explain the morth table ...what is the difference between grading 1 , 2, 3 what it means..plz explain

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Can any body help me out by telling hoe swelling pressure test of soil is carried out ? some body told me the procedure & formula (change in length /116.3*100%) but still i am confused ? pls help.

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How much cement and sand are required for 1 square feet of plaster at a thickness of 15 mm at a ratio of 1:4?

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Can we use concrete of slump cone in cube casting in which we have already measured slump?

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How to construct a water sump in a rocky soil?

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How many % we consider for lap for reinforcement for estimates

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

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Please design 12.5m long dubbly beam

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