With countless buildings on the verge of collapse across the country, CW speaks to industry experts to find what it takes to keep our structures stronger, and safer.
Recently, 20 students were killed after a major fire broke out in Surat
Observed performance of RC buildings is highly unsatisfactory
CW records a few suggestions from the industry on changes required
Building collapses are often related to planning, design and material
Among the most recent reports, 20 students were killed and several injured after a major fire broke out – triggered by a short circuit – at a coaching centre in Sarthana area of Surat.