On October 18, 2018 USEA "Lyuben Karavelov" is celebrating 80 years since its establishment.
Faculty: Department “Technology and Construction Management”
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Eng. Ofeliya Lazova-Velinova - email@example.com
Contact hours: 30h, 30h lectures, 0h seminars
Self-study hours: 30h, 30h practical training
Assessment: written examination
Year, semester, weekly workload: Year 4, semester 8, lectures 2.0h,
ECTS - 2
Main topics: Basic concepts and principles in the technology of construction processes. Transport works. Technological schemes and maps. Construction-technological properties of soils. Soil piercing. Drainage and temporary reinforcement of the excavations. Earthworks with excavators, scrapers, bulldozers, motor graders. Prefabricated formwork for walls, columns, slabs and beam-slabs. Large planar and spatial formwork for walls and slabs. Framework and beam formwork. Types of reinforcement and reinforcement products. Installation of reinforcement in the formwork. Preparation and transport of concrete mixtures. Concreting and compacting of the constructions. Monolithic concrete and concrete with joints. Concrete curing in winter. Accelerated curing by chemical additives. Installation of building structures – structure of the process. Transport and storage of the prefabricated building structures. Selection and application of cranes.
Extra time is provided for conducting practice within 6 hours for visiting a site – a factory or a plant for building structures, building corporate stores, etc.