SURVEYING METHODS FOR LOCAL HIGHWAY DEPARTMENTS

This manual was prepared for a training course on basic surveying methods for local highway departments to provide highway officials with some basic concepts about surveying. The course and this reference book are intended for town, village, county, and city highway officials, street foremen, construction supervisors, and others who want to learn about basic surveying methods, and whose knowledge and experience with surveying techniques is limited. Topics include how to bank a curve, crown a road, check a grade, take elevations on each end of a culvert, and determine pipe length.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Cornell Local Roads Program

    Technology Transfer Center
    Ithaca, NY  United States  14853
  • Authors:
    • Cooney, P F
  • Publication Date: 1994-2

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; Figures; References;
  • Pagination: 60 p.

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00670439
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: CLRP Publication 94-5
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 20 1994 12:00AM