Types of prefabrication, prefabrication systems and structural schemes- Disuniting of structures- Structural behavior of precast structures. Handling and erection stresses- Application of prestressing of roof members; floor systems two way load bearing slabs, Wall panels, hipped plate and shell structures.-Dimensioning and detailing of joints for different structural connections; construction and expansion joints. Production, Transportation & erection- Shuttering and mould design Dimensional tolerances- Erection of R.C. Structures, Total prefabricated buildings.-Designing and detailing prefabricated units for;
1) Industrial structures
2) Multi-storey buildings
3) Water tanks, silos bunkers etc.,
4) Application of pre-stressed concrete in prefabrication.