Research Project _ This is a Written Report for Civil Engineering Major

Construction Methods and Materials

Compare Steel and Concrete Construction – Describe the advantages and disadvantages of constructing a building primarily with steel or with reinforced concrete . The report should include two case studies – one for a steel frame building and one for a concrete frame building.

The Report should include calculations .

The report should be prepared by word processor and contain a well formatted title page. The report should contain three sections: introduction, body and closing. The introduction should include a clear statement of the purpose of the report. The closing should clearly summarize the points or arguments made in the report. The body should be divided into sections, each dealing with a different aspect of the report.

Be sure that all sources are properly referenced.

The question should be 3 pages long single spaced and please use your own words .