Building Materials; Direction, management and supervision of construction; Foundations; Reinforced concrete
To provide the general knowledge for the construction of large constructions (including technical visits), and knowledge more specific in current constructions, with particular focus on construction of buildings.
Acquiring capabilities in control and coordination of processes and construction techniques, particularly for buildings.
It is also intended that students acquire knowledge in order to promote the safety and health of workers in the construction.
Safety and health requirements at construction sites. Personal(PPE)and collective protective equipment(CPE). Assessment and risk control. Signaling Security.
Equipment used in earth moving works. Production and costs.
3.Implantation of construction
Preparatory work. Surveying and implantation of constructions.
4.Application of Concrete
Production of the cements. Composition, manufacturing processes and characteristics of concrete. Reception of the concrete, application and control of concrete.
5.Foundations and peripheral contention
Direct and indirect foundations and/or special. Excavation and peripheral contention.
6. Formwork for Concrete
Formwork for Concrete–Requirements and dimensioning.
Waterproofing of buildings, in basements, upper floors and roofs.
8Prestressing and steel
Industrialization and prefabrication in construction.
10.Masonry and finishes
Execution of masonry.Cladding. Finishing the concrete
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