Submitted Questions

  • PCC

    What is PCC? Why it is used below foundation? What is water cement ratio for it? What is a purpose of PCC?

    soukarsa

    • Mar 25th, 2017

    When we directly lay the foundation into the soil bed the effective depth may differ due undulations hence PCC bed is provided for a level surface.

    Abhijeet Ravindra Undre

    • Mar 4th, 2017

    PCC is known as Plain Cement Concrete, which is made up of only Cement Fine-Aggregates, Coarse-Aggregates, and Water.
    PCC bed is provided below foundation because it provides uniform/ plain surface for RCC work of Foundation as well as it acts as impermeable membrane for Ground water table.