Site Engineers Manual, Second Edition: 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Site Engineers Manual, Second Edition

1st Edition

Edited by David Doran

CRC Press

512 pages

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Paperback: 9781439808696
pub: 2009-08-26
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This new edition builds on the highly successful first edition and includes a new chapter dealing with glass, a thorough update of the health and safety chapter, and an additional section providing information on the management of demolition projects, plus additional illustrations throughout the book. It remains a compendium of valuable practical engineering experience contributing to good working practice. It is a proven aide-mémoire and comprehensive handbook providing best practical guidance for engineers on site and the ideal primer and reference for students who require a broad guide to all aspects of engineering on site.

Table of Contents

Foreword. Quality Management. Working with Weather. Construction Plant. Setting Out. Flexible Roads and Other Paved Areas. Drains, Sewers and Services. Earthworks and Excavation. Foundations. Mastic Asphalt. Masonry. Formwork, Scaffolding, Falsework and Façade Retention. Reinforcement. Concrete. Structural Steelwork. Timber. Exterior Claddings and Internal Finishes. Building Engineering Services. Working with Glass. Health and Safety in Construction. Guide to Demolition. Appendix. Index.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Engineering (General)