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Building Site Works By R. Chudley

Building Site Works by R. Chudley

Condition - Very Good
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Summary

This material has been compiled from the author's 4 volume work "Construction Technology" in order to make accessible in one volume the chapters on basic site organization processes including plant selection together with typical temporary and permanent works up to ground level.

Building Site Works Summary

Building Site Works: Substructure and Plant by R. Chudley

The material in this book has been compiled from the author's previous work "Construction Technology" which was in four volumes. The purpose of the present volume is to make available in one readily accessible volume the chapters relating to technical information on building site works, substructure and plant needed by both the builder and student. The book covers the basic site organization processes including plant selection together with typical temporary and permanent works up to ground level, and discusses these topics in relation to current concepts in construction technology.

Table of Contents

Part 1 Site works and accommodation: site works and setting out; accommodation, storage and security; general site works - site layouts; electricity on building sites; lighting building sites; winter building; demolition. Part 2 Excavations: excavations and timbering; trench and basement excavations; deep trench excavations; tunnelling; cofferdams and caissons; subsoil drainage; ground water control. Part 3 Foundations: concrete; reinforced concrete foundations; retaining walls; basements; deep basements; piled foundations; underpinning. Part 4 Drainage and roadworks: simple domestic drainage; roads and paving. Part 5 Builders' plant: general considerations; small powered plant; earth-moving and excavation plant; transporting plant; concrete mixers and pumps.

Additional information

GOR003445596
9780582019744
0582019745
Building Site Works: Substructure and Plant by R. Chudley
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Pearson Education Limited
1988-12-31
408
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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