Excavation Systems Planning, Design, and Safety / Edition 1 by Joe Turner | 9780071498692 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Excavation Systems Planning, Design, and Safety / Edition 1

Excavation Systems Planning, Design, and Safety / Edition 1

by Joe Turner
     
 

ISBN-10: 0071498699

ISBN-13: 9780071498692

Pub. Date: 08/24/2008

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

Get Deep into the Field of Excavation-Planning, Practice, and Safety

Excavation Systems Planning, Design, and Safety is a thorough guide to ensuring your projects are completed correctly, safely, and cost effectively.
Concisely written and presented in an easy-to-navigate format, this comprehensive guide arms you with the most current

Overview

Get Deep into the Field of Excavation-Planning, Practice, and Safety

Excavation Systems Planning, Design, and Safety is a thorough guide to ensuring your projects are completed correctly, safely, and cost effectively.
Concisely written and presented in an easy-to-navigate format, this comprehensive guide arms you with the most current information available. New developments and trends, along with numerous design examples, illustrations, and important OSHA requirements and other legal issues, provide everything you'll need to excel in your field. Ideal for anyone involved in the trade, this indispensable resource brings you up to date on all the critical aspects of your job.

Includes:

  • Shoring Designs Standards
  • Best Practices in Safety Planning
  • Techniques for Protecting Subsurface Utilities
  • Soil Classification
  • Soil Loading on Shoring Systems
  • OSHA Standards
  • Information on Equipment

Excavation Systems Planning, Design, and Safety covers:


• Overview of Excavation Safety • Excavation Work Planning • Subsurface Installations and Outside Force Damage Protection • Soil Dynamics from an Excavation Perspective • Soil Loading for Protective System Designo Open Cut Protective Systems • Excavation Safety Systems Equipment Design and Use • Legal Issues • Understanding OSHA Excavation Safety Standardso Full Commentary on OSHA Subpart P Excavations • Glossary of Terms

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071498692
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
08/24/2008
Pages:
509
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.31(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

Acknowledgments

Chapter 1. Introduction to Excavation Safety and Shoring Design

Chapter 2. Engineering Structural Principles for Shoring Design

Chapter 3. Excavation Work Planning

Chapter 4. Existing Subsurface Installations and Outside Force Damage Protection

Chapter 5. Interpreting Soils Information for Excavation Planning and Shoring Design

Chapter 6. Excavation Stability and Shoring Design Loads

Chapter 7. Surcharge Loading, Base Stability, and Surface Settlement

Chapter 8. Slope Stability and Open Cut Worker Protection Systems

Chapter 9. Shoring Systems Selected from Tabulated Data

Appendix 1: OSHA Subpart P, Excavations and Commentary

Appendix 2: OSHA Appendix A, Soil Classification and Commentary

Index

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