Is codes for building materials and construction, Civil Engineering

IS CODES FOR BUILDING MATERIALS AND CONSTRUCTION

The following is the list of some of the IS code giving requirements for building materials: IS 269-1989. Specification for ordinary portland cement.

IS 455-1989. Specification for portland slag cement.

IS 516-1959.  Method of tests for strength of concrete.

IS 1123-1975. Method of recognition of natural building stones.

IS 383-1970. Specifications for fine and coarse aggregates.

IS 432-1982. Specification for mild steel.

IS 3495-1976. Gives specifications for building bricks.

IS 287-1973. Gives maximum permissible moisture content in timber for different uses and for different zone.

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