Virtual Onboarding and Safe Work Environment on Construction Sites

Learning through gamification and game-based learning has proven to increase engagement, as it makes the learning process more interesting and fun. Safety training goes beyond mere compliance. To ensure a safe workplace it is necessary that the people who work Read more

The Benefits of Adopting a Construction Platform

Autodesk Construction Cloud connects workflows, teams and data at every stage of construction to reduce risk, maximize efficiency, and increase profits. With radically simple, purpose-built tools for all stakeholders, we’re empowering everyone to collaborate securely from a single source of Read more

Cost-effective Design of Pipeline Distribution Network for Irrigation Projects

Irrigation is one of the largest consumers of water in the world, which means creating robust—and efficient—micro irrigation systems is essential. Enter computer modeling for network design. You can look at everything from piped irrigation network(s) for conveyance, to distribution and application. Read more

Application of Geosynthetics and Natural Fibres in Infrastructure Development

Geosynthetics is a generic name representing a broad range of products, such as geotextiles, geogrids, geonets, geomembranes, geocells, geofoams and geocomposites. They are manufactured under controlled conditions, mainly from the synthetic polymeric materials (e.g., polypropylene, polyester, polyethylene, polyvinyl chloride, polyamide Read more

Liquefaction-Induced Downdrag on Piles: Centrifuge and Numerical Modeling, and Design Procedures

Pile foundations are designed to transfer superstructure loads through positive skin friction and tipresistance while undergoing acceptable settlements. For sites with liquefiable soil, estimating dragload (from soil reconsolidation) and pile settlement (from seismic loads, reduced pile capacity fromexcess pore pressures, Read more