Institute Publications

Building Research Notes

S. No.TitleBRN No.
1.Integrated Environmental Design -Office Buildings (Hot and Dry Climates), Revised 20041
2.Characterization Polymers, Reprinted 19852
3.Use of Rice Husk as Fuel in Bull’s Trench Kiln, Revised 1986 3
4.Precast R.C. Plank Flooring/Roofing Scheme, Revised 2004 4
5.Thin R.C. Ribbed Slab for Floors and Roofs, Revised 19955
6.Hand Molding Table for Building Bricks, Revised 19956
7.Precast Stone Masonry Block Walling Scheme, Revised 2004 7
8.Utilization of By-Product Phosphogypsum For Building Material, Revised 1988 9
9.Automatic Fire Sprinklers (Fusible Element Type), Revised 198810
10.Economical Door and Window Fixtures for Frameless Shutters for Rural Houses, Revised 2004 11
11.Non-Erodable Mud Plaster on Mud Wall for Rural Houses, Revised 200412
12.Gypsum as Building Material, revised 200414
13.Thermal Design of Building -Influence of Design Parameters, Revised 200417
14.Material Constants in Building Works, Reprinted 1995 18
15.Flush Doors, Reprinted 200420
16.Cement Paints, Reprinted 1995 21
17.Distempers, Reprinted 200424
18.Efflorescence in Brickwork, Reprinted 1995 25
19.Fenestration for Day Lighting of Side Lit Rooms: A Simplified Approach, Reprinted 198626
20.Waste Water Disposal System for Rural Areas, Revised 200428
21.Thin Precast R.C.C. Lintels in Brick Walls, Revised 199530
22.Noise and Its Control, Revised 200433
23.Low Cost Sanitation for Rural and Urban Houses, Revised 2004 34
24.Improved Method of Brick Laying 199136
25.Improved Method of Making Durable and Fire-Retardant Thatch Roof, 1996 37
26.Wood Wool Board, Reprinted 199538
27.Import Substitution of Asbestos, Revised 1985 39
28.Zone Wise Economic Specifications for Building Construction, Revised 199440
29.Wood Seasoning, Revised 200441
30.Manpower and Material Requirements for Office Buildings, Revised 1985 44
31.Improved Calcination of Gypsum Through Mechanized Pan System, 1985 46
32.Autoclaved Cellular Concrete, Revised 198648
33.Termite Control in Buildings, Revised 200450
34.Chimney Design for Domestic Kitchens, Revised 2004 51
35.Precast Channel Unit for Floor/Roof, Revised 201152
36.The Reflected Component of Daylight in The Design of Fenestration, Revised 1986 53
37.Water-Proofing of Flat in Situ R.C.C. Roofs, Revised 199454
38.Apron - A Remedial Measure for Cracked Buildings in Expansive Soils, Reprinted 198756
39.Small Capacity Grain Storage Bins for Rural Areas, 198758
40.Thermal Insulation at Low Temperature, Revised 198760
41.L-Pan Roofing, Revised 200461
42.Window Design for Natural Ventilation in Tropics, Revised 1987 62
43.Sub Soil Deformeter For Soil Exploration, Revised, 198763
44.Prefabricated Floor/Roof Using Structural Clay Units (Joist and Infill Scheme), Revised 1988 64
45.Single Stack System of Building Drainage, Reprinted 199565
46.Mangalore Pattern Clay Roofing Tiles from Alluvial, Red and Black Soils, Reprinted 2004 66
47.Production of Cement Clinker Using Fly Ash, Reprinted 198867
48.Concrete Block Making Machine, Reprinted 199470
49.Solar Timber Seasoning Kiln71
50.Anthropometric Data for Design of School Furniture and Fittings73
51.Fire Propagation Index of Lining Materials74
52.Precautions During Termite Control Measures in Buildings, Revised 2004 75
53.Smoke Generation by Lining Materials76
54.Clay Flooring and Terracing Tiles from Alluvial Red and Black Soil 77
55.Prefab Brick Panel System for Roofing/Flooring, Revised 201179
56.Assessment of Solar Radiation on Buildings80
57.Data Bank on Sound Absorbing Materials81
58.Acoustical Designing of Multipurpose Halls 82
59.Design Guidelines for Accessible Buildings for The Physically Handicapped, 200383
60.Doubly Curved Tile Roof, 200485
61.Loose Fill Materials for Cold Storage Insulation, 2004 86
62.Acoustical Design of Partitions for Open Plan Spaces, 2004 87
63.Thermal Performance of Wall and Roof Sections, 200488
64.Data Bank on Thermal Insulating Materials, 201190
65.Quality Assurance Plan (Civil Work)91
66.Quality Assurance Plan (Services)92
67.Quality Assurance Plan (Road Work)93
68.Precast Cored Unit for Floor/Roof97

Single Sheet R&D project Profiles (PP)

PP No.Title
1Aerated Concrete from Lime and Fly Ash
2Automatic Free Fall SPT Hammer
3Beneficiation of Phosphogypsum
4Bored Compaction Pile Foundation
5Boring and Skirting Machine
6Brick Extrusion Machine
7Building Construction Machineries
8Burnt Clay-FlyAsh Bricks
9CBRI High Draught Brick Kiln
10CBRICK Machine
11Cement Paint-New Formulation
12Clay Tiles
13Coir-CNSL Board Technology
14Concrete Block Maker
15Concrete Block Making Machine
16De-Airing Brick Making Machine
17Energy Efficient Gypsum Calcinator
18Epoxy Phenolic IP Net-RB Coating for Steel Reinforcement in RCC
19Epoxy-Phenolic IPN Coating for Concrete and Steel Structures
20EPS Composites and Door Shutters
21Fibrous Gypsum Plaster Boards
22Flooring Tiles from Waste Gypsum
23Hand Molding Table for Building Bricks
24Heavy Duty Brick Extrusion Machine
25Improved Kiln for Burning of Limestone
26Lime Hydrating Machine
27Liquid Extinguishant Fire Extinguisher for Common Man’s Fire Safety
28Mini Climbing Crane
29Modified European Water Closet Bowl and Low Volume Flushing Cistern
30Nano-Engineered Concrete
31Pollution Control System for Lime Kilns
34Power Trowel
35Precast R.C. Channel Unit Floor / Roof
36Precast R.C. Plank and Joist Scheme for Floors and Roofs
37Precast R.C. Waffle Unit Floor / Roof
38Production of Solid Prestressed Concrete Poles Employing Direct Electric Curing
39Rigid PVC Foam Board Technology (Pilot Scale Level)
40Roof Surface Evaporative Cooling of Buildings
41Sand-Lime Bricks
42Semi-Automatic Cutting Table for Extruded Clay Products
43Silicate Based Waterproofing Formulation (For Use on Cement Plaster and Concrete Surfaces)
44Sintered Fly Ash Lightweight Aggregates
45Skirted Granular Pile Foundation
46Solar Water Heater
47Spliced Pile Technology
48Tamping Machine for Lime Concrete Terracing
49Unreinforced Pyramidal Brick Roofs
50Waterproofing Treatment for Exposed Masonry and Lime Concrete Surfaces

Infrastructure & Testing Facilities

Infra-1Application of X-Ray diffraction technique in building science
Infra-2Analytical instrumentation in material research

Brochures BRO

BR No.Title
1सी एस आई आर - सी बी आर आई: एक झलक्
2CSIR-CBRI At a Glance
3Burning Characteristics of Building Materials.
4Clay fly ash bricks
5Calcium silicate bricks
6Flyash Utilisation and Disposal.
7सुलभ शौचालय्

Group Brochures (GBR)

GBR No.Title
1Architecture & Planning ( A&P)
2Acoustics, Instrumentation & Mechanical Systems (AIMS)
3Efficiency of Buildings (EB).
4Environmental Science & Technology (EST).
5Fire Engineering (FR).
6Geotechnical Engineering (GE).
7Housing and Planning (H&P).
8Knowledge Resource Centre (Library)
9Organic Building Materials (OBM)
10Polymer, Plastic & Composite (PPC)
11Structural Engineering (SE)

हिन्दी प्रकाशन

विधि संग्रह्29 - कमजोर तथा भराव वाली भुमि मे सस्ते भवन निर्माण के लिये पेडस्टल पाइप
भवन अनुसन्धान लेख15 - नवनिर्मित भवनो का अधिग्रहन से पूर्व निरिक्षण्

16 - एप्रन-फुलनें वाली मिट्टियों भवन की दरारों के उपचार की एक विधि

19 - ग्रमीण भवन एवं पर्यावरण के क्षेत्र में केन्द्रीय भवन अनुसन्धान संस्थान, रूड़की का योगदान

84 - मात्रिक ईंट

89 - भवनों में दीमक नियन्त्रण हेतु आवष्यक उपाय

94 - गुणवत्ता आश्वासन योजना (सिविल कार्य)

95 - गुणवत्ता आश्वासन योजना (सेवाएं)

96 - गुणवत्ताआश्वासन योजना (सड़क का कार्य)

Priced Publications

1Live Better with Mud and Thatch-Improved Rural Houses₹ 100/-
2Corrosion of Building Material in Fertilizer and Chemical Industries, Workshop Proceedings₹ 100/-
3Building Economics and Productivity Handbook ₹300/-
4School Building Design and Construction₹400/-
5Natural Hazards in the Urban Habitat₹400/-
6Asbestos and Associated Health Hazards₹100/-
7Subsoil Deformeter₹100/-
8Application Potential of Geo-synthetics in Civil Engineering, Workshop Proceedings, 1989₹400/-
9Building Materials and Components Technology for Developing Countries, 1990₹400/-


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