ENGINEERING GEOLOGY

THIS IS A TRANSLATION INTO ENGLISH OF THE THIRD EDITION IN CZECH. AN ATTEMPT WAS MADE TO GATHER GEOLOGICAL DATA AND TO DISCUSS THE APPLICATION OF THESE DATA TO CIVIL ENGINEERING STRUCTURES. THE BOOK IS DIVIDED AS FOLLOWS: (1) GEOLOGICAL INVESTIGATIONS; (2) MAPS AND GEOLOGICAL CROSS-SECTIONS; (3) MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF ROCKS; (4) SUBSOIL INVESTIGATIONS; (5) GEOPHYSICAL TECHNIQUES; (6) WEATHERING OF ROCKS; (7) MOVEMENTS OF SLOPES, LANDSLIDES; (8) EXCAVATION AND WORKABILITY OF ROCKS; (9) GEOLOGICAL SURVEYS OF CONSTRUCTION MATERIAL DEPOSITS; (10) FOUNDATIONS OF BUILDINGS AND INDUSTRIAL STRUCTURES; (11) HIGHWAYS AND RAILWAYS; (12) GEOLOGICAL STUDIES FOR HYDRAULIC STRUCTURES; (13) ROLE OF GEOLOGICAL SURVEYS IN REGIONAL PLANNING AND ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY.

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 01297011
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Institut Francais des Sciences et Technologies des Transports, de l'Aménagement et des Réseaux (IFSTTAR)
  • ISBN: 0-444-99877-2
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Nov 21 2010 6:10AM