alternative for river sand for building concrete in kerala

Use of Manufactured Sand in Concrete and Construction AnKnow More

The River sand lifting from river bed impact the environment in many ways Due to digging of the sand from river bed reduces the water head so less percolation of rain water in ground which result in lower ground water level The roots of the tree may not be able to get water The rainwater flowing in the river contents more impuriti...

Substitutes or Alternatives of Bricks used forKnow More

Substitutes or Alternatives of Bricks used for Construction in India According to one study our country needs about 60 billion bricks every year and if no suitable substitute is found out this would exhaust about 1600 x 10 6 kN of clay fields or other agricultural land annually It will thus make barren about 3000 hectares of fertile land...

Cost of Building MaterialsKnow More

Cost of Building Materials Basic Building Materials cost and price in Kerala 2017 Approximate cost of materials used in civil construction works Update On 27/11/2017...

Which Sand is best for House ConstructionKnow More

River Sand is usually obtained from River Beds and Banks It is usually very fine in quality and has a white-grey color River Sand is good for all construction activities like concrete production and plastering as it is well graded As per the Indian Standard codes sand used in preparation of concrete and in plastering should ideally confirm to IS-383 Zone-II...

Kerala Architecture and House construction Design andKnow More

Trouble with river sand is that it has several impurities like mud and even chemicals discharged from factories near rivers in itSome of these chemicals present in river sand can cause deterioration of building parts over a period of timeSo technically it is better to use manufactured sand for concrete...

Processed Sand at Best Price in IndiaKnow More

An Eco Friendly Alternative To River Sand CAN BE USED 100 INDIVIDUALLY AND ALSO IN COMBINATION WITH RIVER SAND CRUSHER DUST AND M- SAND As a general purposes construction sand in civil engineering applications A non metallic product consisting of silicates Alumino silicates of lime is by product of metal smelting...

HKU study finds glass can replace river sand for buildingKnow More

Jul 08 2013 0183 32 The Construction Industry Council commissioned a HK 3 million study at the University of Hong Kong to seek an environmentally-friendly alternative to river sand a key component of concrete...

Deforestation and sand mining lead to destructive floodsKnow More

Deforestation and sand mining lead to destructive floods in Kerala Kerala faced the brunt of an unprecedented flood which has almost brought the state to a standstill Deforestation plays many roles in the flooding equation because trees prevent sediment...

KeralaArchitect Saturday September 24 2011Know More

Procuring River Sand for Concrete is one of the major problems a House builder faces in Kerala With severe scarcity and more restrictions imposed by the government on dredging of river-beds we have to look at alternative materials like Quarry Dust or Manufactured Sand...

Infographic Quantities of Building Materials for 1000Know More

Sand is used mainly in Concrete Masonry Plaster and Flooring Good sand should be well graded ie particle size ranging from 10mm to 0150 mm for concrete and masonry works and 5mm to 0150 for plaster It should be free from slit/clay and organic matter Natural Sand also called River Sand is obtained from River Beds...

Pit Sand River Sand MKnow More

Nov 21 2017 0183 32 River sand is well graded and it is good for all types of concrete and masonry works The natural river sand was the cheapest resources of sand However the excessive mining of river bed to meet the increasing demand for sand in the construction industry has lead to the ecological imbalance and adversely affecting the environment...

Construction Materials Current Market Pric 2021Know More

Sep 19 2020 0183 32 Generally sand is extracted from river bed and cleaned to be used construction Sand is used to strength bulk and other properties to construction materials like asphalt and concrete Sand is also used as a decorative material in landscaping Some types of sand are used in the manufacture of glass and as a molding material for metal casting...

Finite a more sustainable alternative to concrete madeKnow More

Mar 26 2018 0183 32 However desert sand has little use the grains are too smooth and fine to bind together so it is not suitable for the making of for instance concrete The start-up Finite founded by researchers from Imperial College London created a material composite made with desert sand that serves as a more sustainable alternative to concrete...

Studies on use of Copper Slag as Replacement Material forKnow More

Aug 20 2014 0183 32 This work focuses on the use of copper slag as a partial replacement of sand for use in cement concrete and building construction Cement mortar mixtures prepared with fine aggregate made up of different proportions of copper slag and sand were tested for use as masonry mortars and plastering Three masonry wall panels of dimensions 1 1 m were plastered...

Could Desert Sand be Used to Make ConcreteKnow More

Apr 13 2018 0183 32 Given the amount of water-swept sand left and how mining is beginning to go beyond riverbeds and onto beaches new alternatives for usable sand are being explored Researchers at the Imperial College of London invented a new building material that utilizes smooth desert sand in place of gritty sand to make concrete...

Manufactured sand for stronger buildingsKnow More

Nov 17 2012 0183 32 Manufactured sand is the alternative for river sand Manufactured sand can now be produced in a stone crushing plant by implementing Vertical Shaft Impactors VSI and washing plant like the Ortner This sand is produced from stones which is used for aggregates and the quality is consistent and better than river sand...

M Sand Vs River Sand Natural SandKnow More

Higher concrete strength compared to river sand used for concreting Lesser concrete compared to M Sand Silt Content Zero silt Minimum permissible silt content is 3 Anything more than 3 is harmful to the concrete durability We can expect 5 - 20 slit content in medium quality river sand Over Sized Materials 0 Since it is artificially...

What are the Materials for Replacement of Sand in ConcreteKnow More

The percentage passing 150 microns of manufactured sand is relaxed to 20 while that of natural sand is limited to 10 As per design and economics crushed sand can be used to partially or fully replace river sand from a concrete mix The Availability of crushed sand is not a concern as it can be manufactured from rocks in any season...

Desert sand could offer lowKnow More

Mar 24 2018 0183 32 The team believe their material is ideal for use in the Middle East as the raw material for the concrete alternative can be scooped straight out of...

What are the suitable alternate building materials for ourKnow More

Check the works on sustainable building materials of researchers and see the materials been postulated For now the alternative being proposed to sand as partial or full supplement is laterite...

Alternatives of Sand Seminar Report PPT PDF for CivilKnow More

Feb 21 2020 0183 32 Explore Alternatives of Sand with Free Download of Seminar Report and PPT in PDF and DOC Format Also Explore the Seminar Topics Paper on Alternatives of Sand with Abstract or Synopsis Documentation on Advantages and Disadvantages Base Paper Presentation Slides for IEEE Final Year Civil Engineering CE or IEEE Civil Construction BTech BE MTech Students for the year...

Is it safe to use M sand instead of river sand inKnow More

Oct 30 2015 0183 32 Hi All I am planning to construct a house in my native Tamil Nadu so i did a survey by visiting few construction sites who are using M-sand since the supply of...

Building Construction in Kerala 12 types of Bricks usedKnow More

Aug 10 2020 0183 32 Concrete Frame Structures also known as the Column-Beam structures are one of the most commonly used types of building constructions in Kerala in the recent tim This type of building construction consists of a framework of concrete which is a...

Using River Sand For Construction Here Is A WakeKnow More

Feb 08 2018 0183 32 Alternatives For Sand That Are Perfect For Construction Purposes The overuse of river sand in construction as we already mention has various undesirable social and ecological consequenc As a solution to this here are few alternatives which can be considered Manufactured Sand M Sand Processed Crushed Rock Fines Crf Slag Sand Powdered...

Crushed Sand vs Natural Sand Make the Right ChoiceKnow More

The sand is usually excavated from river beds or river bank by digging The natural sand deposits are getting depleted by continuous digging causing damage to the environment in many ways As the supply of suitable natural sand near the point of consumption is becoming exhausted the shortage of good natural sand for concrete production is...

11 green building materials that are way better than concreteKnow More

Concrete that ubiquitous gray building material is one of the world s most consistent sources of CO2 emissions We ve got 11 alternatives to consider...

PDF Alternatives to Conventional CementKnow More

Conventionally used mortar is cement sand mortar in the proportion 1 6 Cement River Sand Over the past few decades man has exploited the natural resources at a severe rate...

Calculate how many concrete blocks are needed to buildKnow More

At materialtree you can calculate the quantity of concrete solid block cement and sand required for construction...

What is the reason for not using sea and desert sand forKnow More

Aug 02 2015 0183 32 CK Anbazhagan Namakkal Tamil Nadu Sand can be classified into three types based on grain sizes as coarse medium and fine The determination of these fractions is...

Kerala BuildingmaterialsKnow More

BUILDING MATERIAL SPECS PRICES We will be updating prices of all the materials regularly as per market chang Visit our website regularly to stay updated River Sand RIVER SAND Price per cu ft Rs contact us M-Sand M-SAND Price per cu ft Rs contact us Wire Cut Brick WIRE CUT BRICK 21 x 10 x 7 Price per piece Rs contact...