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Course Detail

Course Name Structural Design and Detailing
Course Code 15CVL481
Program B. Tech. in Civil Engineering
Semester Seven
Year Taught 2019


Design drawing and detailing of RC elements / structures – preparation of detailed design documents, schedules of structural elements and reinforcement details (structural drawing).

  • Framed structure
  • Retaining walls
  • Water tanks

Design and detailing of steel elements / structures

  • Built-up columns and Column bases
  • Roof trusses and joints including purlins
  • Gantry girder

Computer aided analysis and design

  • Multi-storey frame analysis for dead, live and wind loads – Applications.
  • Design of Reinforced concrete Beams, Columns – Footings – Steel beams – columns – Trusses

Text Books

  1. N. Krishna Raju, “Structural Design and Drawing – Reinforced Concrete and Steel”, Universities Press, 2005.
  2. M. L. Gambhir, “Design of Reinforced Concrete Structures”, PHI Learning, 2009.


  • D. Krishnamoorthy, “Structural Design & Drawing Vol. I&II”, CBS Publishers, 2012.
  • Karve, Shah,“Illustrated Design of R. C. Buildings (G+3)”, Standard Publishers Distributors, 2008.
  • SP:34-1987, “Handbook on Concrete Reinforcement and Detailing”, BIS.

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