Bojan Ladjinovic on July 10, 2024

Use of Recycled Materials in Modern Construction

Author: Dejan Jovanović| Rebar Detailer | NS Drafter Introduction Last time we talked about innovations in concrete and this time we want to talk about how the construction industry is facing increasing pressure to reduce its ecological footprint and adopt more sustainable practices. Given the high consumption of resources and waste...
Bojan Ladjinovic on July 3, 2024

Innovations in Concrete: The Use of Self-Healing Concrete in Modern Construction Projects

Concrete is one of the most commonly used construction materials due to its durability and versatility. Approximately 8 billion cubic meters of concrete are produced worldwide each year: one cubic meter for every citizen of the world. A large portion of this concrete must withstand (salt) water and damage such...
Bojan Ladjinovic on June 26, 2024

3 Types of Rebar Splicing and When to Use Them

Introduction In the construction industry, reinforcing bars (rebar) are essential for reinforcing concrete structures. However, providing full-length continuous bars is often impossible due to manufacturing, fabrication, and transportation constraints. Proper splicing of rebar is crucial for the structural integrity of reinforced concrete. There are three primary methods for rebar splicing:...
Bojan Ladjinovic on June 12, 2024

What is Tunnel Formwork and how it can scale up construction industry?

Author: Dejan Jovanović| Rebar Detailer | NS Drafter Tunnel Formwork Intro Tunnel formwork represents a revolutionary technology in construction that enables fast, efficient, and high-quality construction of monolithic concrete structures. Using this method brings significant advantages, including reduced construction time, improved finish quality, and cost-effectiveness. This article will explore the historical...
Bojan Ladjinovic on May 23, 2024

AI in Rebar Detailing

Introduction to AI in Rebar Detailing Artificial Intelligence (AI) is rapidly influencing various aspects of the IT world and software development, driving significant advancements across multiple industries. As AI continues to evolve, its potential to revolutionize rebar detailing software becomes increasingly evident. The swift integration of AI into these systems...
Bojan Ladjinovic on May 16, 2024

The 3 Most Common Challenges in Rebar Detailing and How to Overcome Them

Author: Dejan Jovanović| Rebar Detailer | NS Drafter   Challenges in Rebar Detailing Rebar detailing is the process of detailed design of reinforcing steel elements used in concrete structures. This process includes the creation of technical drawings and specifications that describe in detail the arrangement and dimensions of the reinforcement needed...
Bojan Ladjinovic on April 17, 2024

Progress nets – A milestone in future of Rebar Detailing

Author: Dejan Jovanović| Rebar Detailer | NS Drafter   Intro Reinforced concrete is one of the most important construction materials in the modern world. It represents a combination of strength, durability, and creative possibilities, thus becoming a fundamental pillar of stability and innovation in construction. The mixture of concrete and steel...
Bojan Ladjinovic on April 10, 2024

What does the future hold for rebar detailing? – Brief Case Study from the Netherlands

Author: Dejan Jovanović| Rebar Detailer | NS Drafter   Intro   In the contemporary dynamic environment of the construction industry, technological innovations continuously transform the way in which buildings, bridges, tunnels, and other construction projects are designed, built, and maintained. One of the areas that will experience a great change...