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Why we need to do PCC?

Asked by: manmohansingh | Member Since Feb-2009 | Asked on: Feb 23rd, 2009

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S.KALAIYARASAN

Answered On : Apr 25th, 2009

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P.C.C. is the base coarse of R.C.C. Sand filling is cushion base, so P.C.C. is required.

  
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digzcivil

Answered On : May 1st, 2009

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PCC is done so as to provide a strong & stable base for fundation, it also provides a flat base for upcoming foundation rather than undulated base.

  
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pankajgrai

Answered On : Jun 30th, 2009

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PCC is done so as to provide base for foundation to avoide direct contact of foundation with soil.As the Grade of comcrete of PCC and Foundation is different it also provide material difference for ground bactrial effect on foundation.

  
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zuhair1972

Answered On : Jul 15th, 2009

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1. To avoid direct contact of foundation with soil2. Some time it can decrease the stresses to the soil

  
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PCC means Plain Cement Concrete.i.e, concrete without reinforcement.PCC is constructed to transfer the load above the PCC to the soil below.

  
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The mixture of cement, FINE aggregate (sand) and  coarse aggregate is called plain cement concrete (PCC) PCC is mainly used for following purposes 1. It is used as a protective layer for the RCC above so that water from the RCC is not absorbed by the earth below.2. Provides a base for the concrete and also helps workers to set out the structure above in a easier way3.act as a cover to reinforced cement concrete i.e. resist corrosion of steel bars in footings 4.moisture available in soil should not absorbed by R.C.C footings which causes corrosion of reinforcement

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fayyaz

Answered On : Jul 27th, 2011

P: water
c: cement
c:concrete

  
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lokesh rajwade

Answered On : Jul 30th, 2011

For footing of a foundation

  
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vishnu prakash soni

Answered On : Aug 3rd, 2011

For a level surface which is of same property of foundation rest on it. it prevents foundation from natural salts and underground seepage.

  
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Vikas Bamal

Answered On : Aug 31st, 2011

PCC is used in bottom of footing & plinth beam.

  
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biswajit das

Answered On : Mar 6th, 2013

PCC is plain cement concrete. it is done to provide a hard and level surface against the soft and undulation soil below the rcc foundation.

  
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nikhil

Answered On : Oct 15th, 2014

Rcc

  
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pushparaj

Answered On : Oct 20th, 2014

The mixture of cement, FINE aggregate (sand) and coarse aggregate is called plain cement concrete (PCC) PCC is mainly used for following purposes

1. It is used as a protective layer for the RCC above so that water from the RCC is not absorbed by the earth below.

2. Provides a base for the concrete and also helps workers to set out the structure above in a easier way

3.act as a cover to reinforced cement concrete i.e. resist corrosion of steel bars in footings

4.moisture available in soil should not absorbed by R.C.C footings which causes corrosion of reinforcemen

  
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