On October 18, 2018 USEA "Lyuben Karavelov" is celebrating 80 years since its establishment.
Faculty: Department of Building Construction and Architectural Structures
Contact hours: 30h, 30h lectures, 0h seminars
Self-study hours: 30h, 30h practical training
Assessment: written examination
Year, semester, weekly workload: Year 1, semester 2, lectures 2.0h,
ECTS - 2
Pre-fabricated walls made from strip partition panels – heavy-weight concrete, light-weight concrete, gypsum concrete etc.
Light-weight interior partition walls. Immobile pre-fabricated walls, constructed via layered installation.
Mobile partition walls.
Wooden pref-fabricated walls.
Building elements related to walls. Chimneys – types, chimney vent pipes. Shafts and vertical channels for communication. Elevators.
Plastering and cladding. Painting. Wallpaper.
Cast in-situ and pre-cast skeleton frames.
Flooring. General characteristics. Classification.Requirements. Wooden and metal floor structures.Reinforced concrete floor structures:
b) pre-cast and cast-in-situ
Balconies, loggia balconies, bay windows, porches.
Flooring surfaces – requirements.Classification.
Stairs – definition, components, requirements. Parameters and size. Wooden stairs.
Construction of two-armed stairs. Cast-in-situ and pre-cast reinforced concrete stairs.
Escalators and ramps. Ballustrades – requirements and materials.