External Works Roads and Drainage: A Practical Guide bridges the gap between theory and practice in building, construction and civil engineering, providing practical guidance, and the knowledge required 'on the job'.
This comprehensive book includes sections on legislation, environmental issues, surface water, highway and foul drainage design, road and pavement design, and external works.
'The text provides practical input which can be of benefit to both student and professional alike.' - Building Engineer
Preface and Acknowledgements. 1. Design Preliminaries 2. Essential Legislation 3. Consultations and Agreements. 4. Environmental Issues. 5. Drainage Design. 6. Surface Water Drainage. Highway Drainage. 8. Foul Drainage. 9. Sewer Rehabilitation and Repair. 10. Pipe Laying and Materials. 11. Roads. 12. Bitumen Technology and Testing. 13. Aspects of Pavement Construction. 14. Road Design. 15. External Works and other Surfaces. Index.