Construction Planning, Equipment and Methods / Edition 6

Construction Planning, Equipment and Methods / Edition 6

by Robert L. Peurifoy, Cliff Schexnayder
     
 

ISBN-10: 0072551313

ISBN-13: 9780072551310

Pub. Date: 11/13/2001

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

Robert Peurifoy was a giant in the field of construction engineering and authored several classic books during his lifetime. Construction Planning, Equipment, and Methods, sixth edition, deals with a diverse set of constructionplanning scenarios. Clifford Schexnayder has improved on a classic treatment of the topic by updating, improving, and adding material…  See more details below

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Robert Peurifoy was a giant in the field of construction engineering and authored several classic books during his lifetime. Construction Planning, Equipment, and Methods, sixth edition, deals with a diverse set of constructionplanning scenarios. Clifford Schexnayder has improved on a classic treatment of the topic by updating, improving, and adding material important to instructors in this area. This sixth edition of Construction Planning, Equipment, and Methods has sharpened in focus to concentrate on planning. New methods and data are incorporated throughout with many contemporary examples.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072551310
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
11/13/2001
Edition description:
Older Edition
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
List of Abbreviations and Symbols
Ch. 1Introduction1
Ch. 2Planning for Earthwork Construction20
Ch. 3Equipment Cost44
Ch. 4Geotechnical Materials, Compaction, and Stabilization76
Ch. 5Machine Power126
Ch. 6Dozers152
Ch. 7Scrapers203
Ch. 8Excavators229
Ch. 9Finishing Equipment270
Ch. 10Trucks and Hauling Equipment283
Ch. 11Compressed Air305
Ch. 12Drilling Rock and Earth333
Ch. 13Blasting Rock372
Ch. 14Aggregate Production402
Ch. 15Asphalt Mix Production and Placement440
Ch. 16Concrete Equipment479
Ch. 17Cranes509
Ch. 18Draglines and Clamshells546
Ch. 19Piles and Pile-Driving Equipment567
Ch. 20Equipment for Pumping Water622
App. AAlphabetical List of Units with Their SI Names and Conversion Factors653
App. BSelected English-to-SI Conversion Factors655
App. CSelected U.S. Customary (English) Unit Equivalents656
App. DSelected Metric Unit Equivalents657
Index659

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