CENG 3434: Civil Engineering Materials, Codes, and Specifications

Physical properties of typical construction materials will be investigated including steel, Portland cement concrete, wood, and bituminous asphalt; classification of aggregates, concrete mix design, and field control and adjustment. Application of model building codes to commercial and industrial structures; nonstructural and structural plan review; fire codes, inspection techniques. Prerequisites: CENG 2353 and CENG 3306 or MENG 3306.