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Steel Column Connected to Concrete Masonry Wall

The construction detail shown in the figure-1 below is a method of construction in hybrid masonry and steel structural system. The example is shown here the connection details of a steel column with a concrete masonry unit (CMU) wall. 

Bleeding of Concrete- Types, Causes, Tests

The bleeding in concrete is referred as water gain. It is a particular form of segregation. This is a phenomenon in which some of the water from the concrete comes out to the surface of the concrete.The bleeding phenomenon is mainly found in the wet mix.