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.Hand Molding Table for Building Bricks, Revised 19956
6.Precast Stone Masonry Block Walling Scheme, Revised 2004 7
7.Utilization of By-Product Phosphogypsum For Building Material, Revised 1988 9
8.Automatic Fire Sprinklers (Fusible Element Type), Revised 198810
9.Economical Door and Window Fixtures for Frameless Shutters for Rural Houses, Revised 2004 11
10.Non-Erodable Mud Plaster on Mud Wall for Rural Houses, Revised 200412
11.Gypsum as Building Material, revised 200414
12.Thermal Design of Building -Influence of Design Parameters, Revised 200417
13.Flush Doors, Reprinted 200420
14.Cement Paints, Reprinted 1995 21
15.Distempers, Reprinted 200424
16.Efflorescence in Brickwork, Reprinted 1995 25
17.Fenestration for Day Lighting of Side Lit Rooms: A Simplified Approach, Reprinted 198626
18.Waste Water Disposal System for Rural Areas, Revised 200428
19.Thin Precast R.C.C. Lintels in Brick Walls, Revised 199530
20.Noise and Its Control, Revised 200433
21.Low Cost Sanitation for Rural and Urban Houses, Revised 2004 34
22.Improved Method of Making Durable and Fire-Retardant Thatch Roof, 1996 37
23.Wood Wool Board, Reprinted 199538
24.Import Substitution of Asbestos, Revised 1985 39
25.Zone Wise Economic Specifications for Building Construction, Revised 199440
26.Wood Seasoning, Revised 200441
27.Manpower and Material Requirements for Office Buildings, Revised 1985 44
28.Improved Calcination of Gypsum Through Mechanized Pan System, 1985 46
29.Autoclaved Cellular Concrete, Revised 198648
30.Termite Control in Buildings, Revised 200450
31.Chimney Design for Domestic Kitchens, Revised 2004 51
32.Precast Channel Unit for Floor/Roof, Revised 201152
33.The Reflected Component of Daylight in The Design of Fenestration, Revised 1986 53
34.Water-Proofing of Flat in Situ R.C.C. Roofs, Revised 199454
35.Apron - A Remedial Measure for Cracked Buildings in Expansive Soils, Reprinted 198756
36.Small Capacity Grain Storage Bins for Rural Areas, 198758
37.Thermal Insulation at Low Temperature, Revised 198760
38.L-Pan Roofing, Revised 200461
39.Window Design for Natural Ventilation in Tropics, Revised 1987 62
40.Prefabricated Floor/Roof Using Structural Clay Units (Joist and Infill Scheme), Revised 1988 64
41.Single Stack System of Building Drainage, Reprinted 199565
42.Mangalore Pattern Clay Roofing Tiles from Alluvial, Red and Black Soils, Reprinted 2004 66
43.Production of Cement Clinker Using Fly Ash, Reprinted 198867
44.Concrete Block Making Machine, Reprinted 199470
45.Fire Propagation Index of Lining Materials74
46.Precautions During Termite Control Measures in Buildings, Revised 2004 75
47.Smoke Generation by Lining Materials76
48.Clay Flooring and Terracing Tiles from Alluvial Red and Black Soil 77
49.Prefab Brick Panel System for Roofing/Flooring, Revised 201179
50.Assessment of Solar Radiation on Buildings80
51.Design Guidelines for Accessible Buildings for The Physically Handicapped, 200383
52.Doubly Curved Tile Roof, 200485
53.Loose Fill Materials for Cold Storage Insulation, 2004 86
54.Acoustical Design of Partitions for Open Plan Spaces, 2004 87
55.Thermal Performance of Wall and Roof Sections, 200488
56.Data Bank on Thermal Insulating Materials, 201190
57.Quality Assurance Plan (Civil Work)91
58.Quality Assurance Plan (Services)92
59.Quality Assurance Plan (Road Work)93
60.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
8CBRI High Draught Brick Kiln
9CBRICK Machine
10Cement Paint-New Formulation
11Clay Tiles
12Coir-CNSL Board Technology
13Concrete Block Maker
14Concrete Block Making Machine
15De-Airing Brick Making Machine
16Energy Efficient Gypsum Calcinator
17Epoxy Phenolic IP Net-RB Coating for Steel Reinforcement in RCC
18Epoxy-Phenolic IPN Coating for Concrete and Steel Structures
19EPS Composites and Door Shutters
20Fibrous Gypsum Plaster Boards
21Flooring Tiles from Waste Gypsum
22Hand Molding Table for Building Bricks
23Heavy Duty Brick Extrusion Machine
24Improved Kiln for Burning of Limestone
25Lime Hydrating Machine
26Liquid Extinguishant Fire Extinguisher for Common Man’s Fire Safety
27Mini Climbing Crane
28Modified European Water Closet Bowl and Low Volume Flushing Cistern
29Nano-Engineered Concrete
30Pollution Control System for Lime Kilns
33Power Trowel
34Precast R.C. Channel Unit Floor / Roof
35Precast R.C. Plank and Joist Scheme for Floors and Roofs
36Precast R.C. Waffle Unit Floor / Roof
37Production of Solid Prestressed Concrete Poles Employing Direct Electric Curing
38Rigid PVC Foam Board Technology (Pilot Scale Level)
39Roof Surface Evaporative Cooling of Buildings
40Sand-Lime Bricks
41Semi-Automatic Cutting Table for Extruded Clay Products
42Silicate Based Waterproofing Formulation (For Use on Cement Plaster and Concrete Surfaces)
43Sintered Fly Ash Lightweight Aggregates
44Skirted Granular Pile Foundation
45Solar Water Heater
46Spliced Pile Technology
47Tamping Machine for Lime Concrete Terracing
48Unreinforced Pyramidal Brick Roofs
49Waterproofing Treatment for Exposed Masonry and Lime Concrete Surfaces

Brochures BRO

BR No.Title
1सी एस आई आर - सी बी आर आई: एक झलक्
2सुलभ शौचालय्
3CSIR-CBRI At a Glance
4Burning Characteristics of Building Materials.
5Clay fly ash bricks
6Calcium silicate bricks
7Flyash Utilisation and Disposal
8CSIR-CBRI Technology Demonstration-Cum-Class Room

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

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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