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·       Contents, Editors Message and Cover Story

·       Society News

o   Highlights from the annual general meeting (AGM) 2014

o   Message from the President

o   Silver Jubilee Commerative International Conference 2015

·       Technical Papers

o   Seismic Performance of a 45m three leg greenfield tower (By Eng. NadeeraGunathilke)

o   Wind Tunnel Testing of Tall Buildings : When to carryout? (By Dr. K. Suresh Kumar)

 

Contents

  • Editors Message and Cover Story
  • Society News
    • Annual general meeting (AGM) 2007
  • Construction News
    • The world’s tallest bridge Millau
  • Technical Papers
    • Arthritis in concrete? (No we call it AAR!)
  • View Point
    • Towards a better code of practice for structural use of timber in Sri Lanka (By Eng. NandanaAbeysuriya)
  • Construction Management
    • Insurances and Bods for the Construction Industry (Eng. I. Chandrasiri)

Contents

Editor’s message, cover story                                               

  • Society news            
    • Annual general meeting 2010
  • Construction materials            
    • Non corrosive composite reinforcement for durable slabs by G.tharnarajah, S.E. Taylor, D.J. Robinson and D.J.cleland
  • News update
    • When students build bridges by Eng. R.Ritschel& Dr. (Ms) M.T.P. Hettiarachchi
  • Viewpoint            
    • Teaching structures in 2011 by Dr. (Ms) M.T.P. Hettiarachchi

Contents

  • Editors Message and Cover Story
  • Society News
    • Annual general meeting (AGM) 2007
  • Construction News
    • The world’s tallest bridge Millau
  • Technical Papers
    • Arthritis in concrete? (No we call it AAR!)
  • View Point
    • Towards a better code of practice for structural use of timber in Sri Lanka (By Eng. NandanaAbeysuriya)
  • Construction Management
    • Insurances and Bods for the Construction Industry (Eng. I. Chandrasiri)

Contents

  • Editor’s message
  • Cover story and news update
  • Event calendar for 2018                                    
  • Society news
    • Seminar on deep basements and foundations annual general meeting – 2017
    • SSESL President’s speech at AGM – 2017
    • Inception of associate member chapters – SSESL

 

  • Research and development forum
    • Determination of transverse R/F requirement for confined concrete column by non – linear analysis by T.L. Pradeep, M. L. Atrza and M.D. Amato

 Statistical inference on time to crack reinforced concrete from corrosion initiation based on mathematical models by A. Jayasuriya and T.Pheeraphan

 Cost optimization of NERDC composite floor slab system by W.W.P.K. Perera

 Engineer’s forum

Structural Engineers’ responsibility to prevent collapsing of buildings by Mangala Silva   

Contents

Editor’s message, cover story                               

                                             

  • Society news
    • Annual general meeting
    • Appointment of general manager, CECB
    • 3rd annual sessions
    • Paper writers workshop
    • Modern bridges and urban flyovers
    • Vision for high-rise buildings 2

 

  • Research and development forum
    • Determination of transverse R/F requirement for confined concrete column by non – linear analysis by T.L. Pradeep, M. Latrza and M.D. Amato

 

Architectural practice

  • Fairfaced concrete: experience with Tadao Ando and Eng. N Abeysuriya

 Feature article

Structural failure: historical perspective by Prof. Henry Petroski

 Engineering heritage

Ancient bridges in Sri Lanka by Eng. NadiraGunathilake

 Eurocode update

From British standard to Eurodcodes by Eng. Premini Hettiarachchi

 Construction practice

Toyota Lanka service center at Wattala by Eng. B. U. C. Fernando

Contents

  • Editor’s message & Content
  • Cover Story and Upcoming Events
  • Society news
    • Annual Sessions 2017

 

  • Research and development
    • Recently Adopted Mix Design Procedure for High Strength Concrete by J. Arivalagan, Prof. S. M. A. Nanayakkara
    • Design consideration for RC Members using GFRP bars by E. C. B. Zaki, J. M. Saade

Seismic Hazard Maps and Design Response Spectra for Sri Lanka using Probabilistic and Deterministic Approach - Initial Results            by SrikanthVenkatesan, JanakaGamage, Saman De Silva       

Contents

  • Editor’s message & Content
  • Cover Story and Upcoming Events
  • Society news
    • Structural Engineering Seminar “Advances Concrete Technology II”
    • Structural Engineering Seminar “Vision for High-rise Buildings III”

 

  • Research and development
    • Potential of Reactive Powder Concrete for Precast construction of Sri Lanka by Eng. Arunan and Prof. I. R. A. Weeraseakara
    • Confusing the wind: A way to build slender tall buildings by Dr. Suresh Kumar

Perspective of Quality and Implementation of Total Quality Management for Structural Engineering Organizations by Eng. L R. Abhayarathne