Sunday, May 20, 2018

Unit Weight of Steel Flat

Dear Readers,
Steel is important role in construction Industry. Flats are used in construction industry for very economic and good finish. Instead of cutting required size from plates and sheets we can use ready made flats. Generally the width to thickness ratio of flat rolled products is fairly large.

The flat carbon steel is a hot or cold rolled strip product also known as a plate product. Flats are actually thin strips of mild steel having the thickness of the strip commonly varying between 12 mm to 150 mm and thickness varies from 3 mm to 32 mm. Flats are designated by width and thickness, Example Flat 100 X 6 means flat 100 mm width and thickness is 6 mm.

Various grades and sizes of materials can be selected to meet diversified requirements for automobiles, appliances, construction etc., Unit weight of flat steel is below. All dimensions are in mm and weight is Kg/Mtr
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Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Labour Welfare Fund

Dear Readers,
Wish You a Happy May Day - 2018
Labour welfare fund is a statutory contribution managed by individual state authorities. Every State has made its own Act & Rules. Contribution period & its amount may differ from State to State. You should go through your state Labour Welfare Fund Act & Rules for having knowledge of the definition of employee, contribution period & the rate of contribution to be deducted, method of deposit of amount, format for sending the detail of contribution if any & to whom & when it is to be submitted.

In order to provide social security to workers, the government has introduced the Labour Welfare Fund Act. This act has been implemented only in 15 states out of 34 states including union territories.

LWF implemented States are Andhra Pradesh , Chandigarh, Chhattisgarh, Delhi ,Goa ,Gujarat ,Haryana ,Karnataka ,Kerala ,Madhya Pradesh ,Maharashtra ,Odisha ,Punjab, Tamil Nadu ,Telangana and West Bengal

LWF is not Applicable States are Andaman and Nicobar Islands , Arunachal Pradesh ,Assam , Bihar, Dadra and Nagar Haveli ,Daman and Diu ,Himachal Pradesh ,Jammu and Kashmir ,Jharkhand ,Manipur ,Meghalaya ,Mizoram ,Nagaland ,Pondicherry ,Rajasthan ,Sikkim ,Tripura ,Uttar Pradesh and Uttaranchal

The Labour Welfare Fund Act is not applicable to all category of employees working in the establishment. It depends upon the wages earned and designation of the employee. The applicability of the Act based on the number of employees may differ depending upon state specific Act.
The contribution in the Labour Welfare Fund may be made annually, half yearly or monthly. The frequency may differ depending upon the state specific Act. Further, if the frequency is half yearly the period of deduction shall be divided into two consecutive periods as per the date mentioned in the state specific Act. The employer needs to make the deduction from the salary of the employee and submit the same to the Labour Welfare Fund board in the prescribed form before the due date.

The Fund will be utilised for welfare of workers/Labour in following manner (It may vary state to state)
1). Community and social education centres including reading rooms and libraries;
2). Educational facilities for the children of the workers.( Educational scholarship, Educational incentives  & Book allowance)
3). Transport facilities to the workers for commuting to work.
4). Marriage assistance.
5). Excursions, tours and holiday homes;
6). Medical facilities for both private and public-sector employers to facilitate medical facilities for their workers and their families.
7). Provide special treatment to the workers including assistance for artificial limbs, wheel chairs etc.
8). Home industries and subsidiary occupations for women and unemployed persons.
9). Recreational facilities in form of music, dance, drama, games, sports, paintings, etc. are usually offered to the employees to build a wholesome working environment.
10). Housing facilities under this scheme offer loans to industrial workers for constructing houses at concessional rates.
11). Funeral expenses
In practical most of these facilities are not aware to labour or not reached to concern.

Sunday, April 22, 2018

Save Water

We should start saving the water we have and use the water we have, economically. Here are a few ideas on how to conserve water..
1. Almost all of us have reverse osmosis (RO) system installed at home for water for drinking and cooking. I am sure everyone know that it let's out almost one litre water to produce one litre drinking water. So keep a bucket to the outlet and store this water. This can very well be used for cleaning the floor, for toilet etc. What they normally say is, the bacteria which is there in this water will die in half an hour time when get exposed to normal air.
2. Similarly a bucket can be placed in the AC outlet. Everyday morning this water can be used for the plants in your flat, to clean your cars or even be drained into the rainwater harvesting system so that the ground water can get charged. In fact these outlets can be connected on a regular basis to get drained there.
3. Stop using running water for cleaning utensils and use water from bucket. By this practice lot of water can be saved.
4. Similarly use shower for bathing. This also would reduces water consumption.
5. Use your washing machine when you have a full load because washing machines are designed in such a way that it uses almost the same amount of water for washing low load to very high load.
6. If your washing machine's outlet is not connected to the closed drain. That is if the machine's outlet is let out in the bathroom, then the soap water which comes out of the machine can very well be used to soak your utensils which you have used for cooking.
7. Some of us face a problem with dust in the water. For example the bore well water may turn slightly muddy when the water bed goes down or because of the accumulated dirt in the overhead tant, the water may come with dust. Please don't waste this watter. Keep a block of Alam (padigaram in tamil) in the bathroom. Just dip this in the bucket that has the muddy water and allow it to dissolve by rotating your hand. A few rotations will do. After about 10-15 minutes you will see the dust and muddy substances settled in the bottom and crystal clear water in the top ! This Alam would be available in all Naatu marundhu shops.
These are some of the ideas.
If you come across any good ideas to save water please do share. Little drops of water make the mighty ocean.
Water saved is water produced.

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