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The Relationship between Land Markets and Land Conflicts in Nairobi
(University of Nairobi,, 1979)
There is a general belief that land markets are developing faster and efficiently allocating land in most emerging markets like the ones found in Africa. The reality however is that the evolution of the land market has ...
The Properties of Sisal Fibre and Sisal Fibre Reinforced Composite Materials
The effect of chemical treatment on the tensile properties of sisal fibre-reinforced LDPE (low density polyethylene) composites was investigated. Treatments using chemicals such as sodium hydroxide, isocyanate, permanganate ...
The Effect Of Stress Ratio And Frequency On Fatigue Crack Growth
Fatigue crack growth tests were performed on compact tension specimens (CTS) made in two thicknesses 12 and 24 mm. Tests were conducted at two frequencies of 0·25 and 30 Hz, applying a stress ratio R varying from – 0·7 to ...
low- income house types for Kenya, a selection 04 house types with estimated construction cost prices, suitable for t~e low-income group.
It is the aim of this publication to provide reference plans of urban house types suitable for the low-income group. Each example shown indicates a design solution which conforms with certain design criteria and is not ...