Surveying with Construction Applications

Surveying with Construction Applications : With Construction Applications

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For undergraduate Engineering and Engineering Technology courses in Civil, Building, Surveying, Construction, and Natural Resources programs.This streamlined, fully updated Fourth Edition maintains the same accessible, applications-driven approach as its predecessors--beginning with a firm foundation in the principles of surveying, then supporting this foundation with real-world construction applications. While Kavanagh does reflect the latest developments in techniques and instrumentation, coverage also includes in-depth discussions of more traditional topics.show more

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  • Hardback | 603 pages
  • 193.04 x 233.68 x 30.48mm | 1,088.62g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • 4th edition
  • illustrations (some colour)
  • 0130271438
  • 9780130271433

Table of contents

I. SURVEYING PRINCIPLES. 1. Surveying Fundamentals. 2. Taping. 3. Leveling. 4. Transits and Theodolites. 5. Electronic Surveying Measurement. 6. Traverse Surveys. 7. Topographic Surveying and Drawing Using Traditional (Pre-Electronics) Techniques. 8. Construction Control Surveys. 9. Global Positioning Systems (GPS). II. CONSTRUCTION APPLICATIONS. 10. Highway Curves. 11. Highway Construction Surveys. 12. Municipal Street Construction Surveys. 13. Pipeline and Tunnel Construction Surveys. 14. Culvert and Bridge Construction Surveys. 15. Building Construction Surveys. 16. Quantity and Final Surveys. Appendix A: Trigonometry and Coordinate Geometry Review. Appendix B: Surveying and Mapping Internet Web Sites. Appendix C: Glossary. Appendix D: Typical Field Projects. Appendix E: Answers to Selected Problems. Appendix F: Examples of Emerging Technology. Index.show more

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