Research Papers/Topics in Civil and Environmental Engineering

INVESTIGATION OF THE STRENGTH PROPERTIES OF LATERITIC SOIL STABILIZED WITH TERMITE MOULD SOIL

TABLE OF CONTENT certification_ I Declaration_ Ii Dedication_ Iii AcknowledgementIv Table Of ContentV List Of FiguresVii List Of TablesViii AbstractViii CHAPTER ONE:INTRODUCTION_ 1 1.1  Background of Study_ 1 1.2  Objective of Study_ 4 1.3  Significance of Study_ 5 1.4  Scope of Study_ 5 CHAPTER TWO: LITERAURE REVIEW_ 6 2.1 General Overview of Construction Techniques.6 2.2  Laterite_ 7 2.2.1  Engineering Characteristics Of Laterites_ 9 2.2.2  Laterite Classification_ 12 2.3  Termites...

Influence of Hydrologic & Sediment Parameters in Modeling Stream Flow of Osun River, Osun State Nigeria

CHAPTER ONE         INTRODUCTION 1.1     Background to the study The water is the most important natural resource especially in the arid or semi-arid zones that face high population growth, scarcity of freshwater, irregularity of rain- fall, excessive land use change and increasing vulnerability to risks such of drought, desertification and pollution. Thus, the availability and the sustainable use of this resource become the core of the local and national strategies and politics...