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வீடமைப்பு நிர்மாணத்தில் தரம் உறுதிப்பாடு- சரிபார்த்தற் பட்டியல்

Practical Action, Published on 2015

This document is intended to assist building workers (carpenters, masons etc…) in maintaining reliable standards in carrying out their respective work on a construction site.

தொழில் நுட்ப தீர்வுகளும் பெறுமானங்களும்

Practical Action Sri Lanka, Published on 2015

This technical brief offers a selection of cost-effective,environmentally friendly, disaster resistant, alternative housing technology options and features.

பெருங்கற்கள்(செதுக்காத) பாவித்து அத்திபாரம் அமைத்தல்

Practical Action Sri Lanka, Published on 2015

Dry rubble packing can be used for constructing foundations on good soil which has a high bearing capacity. This technical brief describes this technology in detail.

முடிவுறுத்தல்கள்

Practical Action Sri Lanka, Published on 2015

This technical brief discusses some of the recommended finishes adopted by Practical Action at its pilot construction sites and are cost effective and eco-friendly finishing options.

How to Protect Bamboo Buildings from Rat Infestation

Jules Janssen, Published by Appropriate Technology on 1981

This technical brief looks at the three most likely areas for rats to build nests, and suggests improvements in their construction which should reduce the chances of infestation and allow for...

How to identify building defects

Pullenayagam, V., Published on 2015

This presentation provides some guidelines to identify building defects in construction industry.

පදම්කළ පස් භාවිතයෙන් බිත්ති බැදීම : තාක්ෂණික විස්තරය

Practical Action Sri Lanka, Published on 2015

Walls constructed using this technology has proven to be stronger than the traditional 9” brick walls and more comfortable as the soil wall acts as an insulator. This technology has been adopted by...

Walls: stabilised soil in-situ formed walling: technical brief

Practical Action Sri Lanka, Published on 2015

Walls constructed using this technology has proven to be stronger than the traditional 9” brick walls and more comfortable as the soil wall acts as an insulator. This technology has been adopted by...

කළුගල් අඩුක්කර අත්තිවාරම් බැදීමේ තාක්ෂණය : තාක්ෂණික විස්තරය

Practical Action Sri Lanka, Published on 2015

Dry rubble packing can be used for constructing foundations on good soil which has a high bearing capacity. This technical brief describes this technology in detail.

Foundations using dry rubble packing technology: technical brief

Practical Action Sri Lanak, Published on 2015

Dry rubble packing can be used for constructing foundations on good soil which has a high bearing capacity. This technical brief describes this technology in detail.

නිමාව:තාක්ෂණික විස්තරය

Practical Action Sri Lanka, Published on 2015

This technical brief discusses some of the recommended finishes adopted by Practical Action at its pilot construction sites and are cost effective and eco-friendly finishing options.

Finishes: technical brief

Practical Action Sri Lanka, Published on 2015

This technical brief discusses some of the recommended finishes adopted by Practical Action at its pilot construction sites and are cost effective and eco-friendly finishing options.

Quality assurance guidelines for building construction

Practical Action Sri Lanka, Published on 2015

This document is intended to assist building workers (carpenters, masons etc…) in maintaining reliable standards in carrying out their respective work on a construction site.

Quality assurance checklist (3) - house maintenance in...

practical Action Sri Lanka, Published on 2015

This document is intended to provide basic guidelines to occupants of houses that have been constructed in new resettlements in Sri Lanka. However, the information can also be used in maintaining...

Quality assurance checklist (2) for house construction in disaster...

Practical Action Sri Lanka, Published on 2015

This document is intended mostly to help building contractors and site supervisors to maintain reliable standards in order to ensure that the final product would be of durable quality. It is hoped...

ගෘහ නිර්මාණය සඳහා තත්ව පාලන මාර්ගෝපදේශ: සැකසුම් උපදෙස්

Practical Action Sri Lanka, Published on 2015

This document is intended to assist building workers (carpenters, masons etc…) in maintaining reliable standards in carrying out their respective work on a construction site.heavy rains, high speed...

Technology options & costings: technical brief

Practical Action Sri Lanka, Published on 2015

This technical brief offers a selection of cost-effective,environmentally friendly, disaster resistant, alternative housing technology options and features.

තාක්ෂණික විකල්ප හා වැය : තාක්ෂණික විස්තරය

Practical Action Sri Lanka, Published on 2015

This technical brief offers a selection of cost-effective,environmentally friendly, disaster resistant, alternative housing technology options and features.

Community governance in urban administration project

Practical Action, Published by Practical Action on 2011

Follow the activity of the Practical Answers South Asia office in Sri Lanka (http://www.janathakshan.com), working with the very poorest people.

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