Columns serve the major role of supporting the load of building by transmitting weight of the structure above to other structural elements below. They not only bear vertical building loads but also resist wind and earthquake loads, naming it as a compressive member. A major threat is assured with the columns failure. So, it’s not affordable to take for granted about the material strength, casting and concreting and it’s durability.
A column failure scenario will bring something like this in your eyeslides, but it is definitely not!!!
Antiquity tells us about the ample use of varied stones as column construction material which actually proved full …..
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