What is Crosshole Sonic Logging? Crosshole Sonic Logging (CSL) is carried out on drilled shafts/bored piles to inspect the structural integrity, and extent and location of defects, if any, by sending ultrasonic pulses through the concrete from one probe to another (probes located in parallel tubes). The CSL is carried out as per ASTM 6760. Both... Continue Reading →
This Method Statement describes the sequence of activities involved in the installation of Earthing, Bonding, and Lightning Protection as per the requirements derived from Scope of Work, Contract Specifications, Codes and Standards of the project.
What is a micropile? A micropile is a small-diameter (commonly less than 300 mm), drilled and grouted replacement pile that is typically reinforced which can either withstand axial or lateral loads or both of these. What we mean here by the term "replacement" pile is the installation by removal and replacement of material contrary to... Continue Reading →
What is Method Statement for the Repair of Concrete?This method statement for the repair of concrete describes the details of rectification for most common construction defects of concrete structures right after the casting activity and formworks deshuttering such as concrete cracking (non-structural and structural cracks), honeycombs or spalling, pinholes and blowholes, form tie rod/ bolt... Continue Reading →
The method statement for anti-termite defines the procedure for the sequence of works for surface treatments and termite control after leveling/compaction of the filled soil and before polythene/damp proof membrane is laid, considering all the necessary safety and quality aspects of the work activities. What is the anti-termite treatment? Anti-termite treatment is a process in... Continue Reading →
This method statement for false ceiling describes the details of the installation of suspended gypsum board and tile ceiling with the use of metal framings in the project. This also outlines the health and safety hazards involved and include the guide on how to do the process safely. What is a false ceiling? A false ceiling or... Continue Reading →
This method statement covers the activities involved in the fabrication, installation of the rebar in the project considering the quality and safety requirements. This method statement defines the activities of the rebar shop drawings and on-site activities and do not cover the rebar cut and bent fabrication works if any in an off-site factory. The following... Continue Reading →
The method statement for ceramic floor tiles encompasses the preparation of the surfaces, mixing and applying the adhesive or mortar materials, laying and grouting of tiles, and cleaning/protection of the finished work. Floor tiles are typically manufactured materials such as ceramic, stone, vinyl, etc. which are laid upon an existing floor surface as a means... Continue Reading →
Method statement of bored piles comprises of hole boring into the ground, installing steel reinforcement and casting with concrete to form a pile. Bored piles are constructed in the ground by boring in the circular shape of designed diameters to transfer load from the superstructure into the ground through friction and end bearing.