Site Engineers Manual, 2nd edition / Edition 1

Site Engineers Manual, 2nd edition / Edition 1

by David Doran
     
 

ISBN-10: 1439808694

ISBN-13: 9781439808696

Pub. Date: 09/11/2009

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This new edition builds on the highly successful first edition and includes a new chapter dealing with glass, a thorough update of the health and safety chapter, and an additional section providing information on the management of demolition projects, plus additional illustrations throughout the book. It remains a compendium of valuable practical engineering

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Overview

This new edition builds on the highly successful first edition and includes a new chapter dealing with glass, a thorough update of the health and safety chapter, and an additional section providing information on the management of demolition projects, plus additional illustrations throughout the book. It remains a compendium of valuable practical engineering experience contributing to good working practice. It is a proven aide-mémoire and comprehensive handbook providing best practical guidance for engineers on site and the ideal primer and reference for students who require a broad guide to all aspects of engineering on site.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781439808696
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/11/2009
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Quality Management David Doran 1

Chapter 2 Working with the Weather John Fullwood 16

Chapter 3 Construction Plant David Doran 33

Chapter 4 Setting Out Martin Sheward 53

Chapter 5 Flexible Roads and other Paved Areas Robert Langridge 77

Chapter 6 Drains, Sewers and Services Les Richardson 87

Chapter 7 Earthworks and Excavation Michael Tomlinson 110

Chapter 8 Foundations Michael Tomlinson 127

Chapter 9 Mastic Asphalt Robert Langridge 149

Chapter 10 Masonry Brian Barnes 167

Chapter 11 Formwork, Scaffolding, Falsework and Façade Retention Peter Pallett 194

Chapter 12 Reinforcement Chris Shaw Neil Henderson 241

Chapter 13 Concrete Chris Shaw Neil Henderson 266

Chapter 14 Structural Steelwork Tony Oakhill 287

Chapter 15 Timber Paul Newman 332

Chapter 16 Exterior Claddings and Internal Finishes Brian Barnes 357

Chapter 17 Glass David Doran 393

Chapter 18 Building Engineering Services John Armstrong 400

Chapter 19 Health and Safety Law Malcolm James 425

Chapter 20 Occupational Health in Construction Francesca Machen 476

Appendix A 488

Appendix B 495

Subject Index 501

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