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Publisher KHANNA PUBLISHERS
ISBN 9789387394308
Author: Vazirani And Chandola
Number of Pages 768
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Transportation Engineering Vol. II eBook By Vazirani and Chandola
Book Summary:

This book has been compiled with a view to familiarise construction techniques for Airports, Docks and Harbours, Inland Waterways, Ropeways, Pipe Line Transportation and Bridges. Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Survey have also been included and Codes of Practice as recommended by I.S.I. and I.R.C. have been followed.

Audience of the Book :
This book Useful for automobile engineering & A.M.I.E. students.
Table of Contents:

PART-I(AIRPORTS)

  1. Developments of Air Transport
  2. Airport Planning
  3. Airport Design Standards
  4. Airport Terminal Area and Layout
  5. Aircraft Data Related to Airport Classification and Design
  6. Design of Pavement
  7. Grading of Airports
  8. Drainage
  9. Marking and Lighting
  10. Heliports
  11. Air Traffic Control
  12. Air Cargo
  13. Accident in the Air

PART II (PORTS, DOCKS AND HARBOURS)

  1. Historical Development of Ports, Harbours and Docks
  2. Tides, Winds and Waves
  3. Harbours
  4. Docks
  5. Break Water
  6. Jetties, Landing Stages and Wharves
  7. Dry Docks
  8. Transit Sheds
  9. Surveys
  10. Soil Mechanics
  11. Mooring and Mooring Accessories
  12. Dredging
  13. Maintenance
  14. Navigational Aids
  15. Cargo Handling
  16. Inland Water Transport

PART III (PIPE LINE TRANSPORTATION, BELT CONVEYORS, ROPEWAYS AND UNDERSEA TRANSPORTATION)

  1. Pipe Line Transportation
  2. Belt Conveyors
  3. Ropeways
  4. Under Sea Transportation

PART IV (SOIL MECHANICS AND GEOTECHNIC SURVEYS)

  1. Soils and Their Properties
  2. Identification and Classification Tests for Soils
  3. Classification of Soils
  4. Chemical Tests for Soil
  5. Hydraulic and Mechanical Properties of Soils
  6. Soil Moisture and Factors Governing its Movement
  7. Sub-Soil Drainage and Moisture Control
  8. Soil Exploration
  9. Plastic Equilibrium in Soils
  10. Settlement and Contact Pressure
  11. Consolidation of Compressible Soil
  12. Physical Features of India
  13. Hydraulics of Soils
  14. Stratigraphy of India
  15. Foundations and Stability

PART V (BRIDGES)

  1. Introduction
  2. Type of Bridges
  3. Foundation
  4. Piers, Abutments and Wing Walls
  5. Bearings
  6. Protective Works
  7. Loads and Stresses
  8. Maintenance of Bridges

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