Civil Engineer's Illustrated Sourcebook

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Language: English
Publication Date: March 2003
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When it comes to civil engineering, handy access to the right schematics and plans can mean the difference between a winning idea – and a concept that dies on the drawing board. That’s why if adding efficiencies to your work as an engineer is essential, McGraw-Hill’s Civil Engineer’s Illustrated Sourcebook is the one volume you shouldn’t be without.

Written by a noted engineering expert with lengthy consultative experience, Civil Engineer’s Illustrated Sourcebook provides practical, step-by-step information on a broad array of engineering processes. From planning, materials, and design to bidding, construction, and more, this book will show how using a consistent organizational methodology will add power and quality to your work. Plus, the book also delivers:

  • Practical charts, tables, plans, and other data encountered in everyday practice
  • Plan layouts from actual engineering projects
  • Source material from a wide variety of engineering projects
  • And much, much more!*

    Robust enough for civil engineers, contractors, technicians, and architects- and still relevant for students pursing engineering degrees and certifications – Civil Engineer’s Illustrated Sourcebook will add a world of invaluable insight to how you do your work!

    Packed with 900 informative illustrations! :
    Technical Reports
    Project Scheduling
    Field Reconnaissance
    Surveying and Mapping
    Public Meetings
    Regulatory Approvals
    Cost Estimating
    Title Sheet organization
    Water Supply and Distribution
    Fire Protection
    Wastewater Collection and Treatment
    Storm Water Systems
    Dams and Reservoirs
    Streets, Roads, and Highways
    Athletic Facilities
    Trailer Courts and Campgrounds
    Retrofitting and Rehabilitation
    Specialized Projects
    Standard Details and Specifications
    Bidding Documents
    Advertising and Bid Openings
    Construction Contracts
    Preconstruction Conferences
    Shop Drawings
    Safety, Inspection, and Testing
    Construction Staking
    Technical Reference

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