CONSTRUCTION PLANNING, EQUIPMENT, AND METHODS

MANY OF THE ASPECTS OF CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT AND PLANNING ARE COVERED AS WELL AS MOST OF THE MAJOR TYPES OF CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITY USUALLY CLASSIFIED IN THE ENGINEERING FIELD. THIS EDITION INCLUDES NEW CHAPTERS ON OPERATIONAL ANALYSIS, SOIL STABILIZATION, AND COMPACTION. THE IMPORTANCE OF VALUE ENGINEERING, CRITICAL PATH METHOD, AND THE TIME VALUE OF MONEY IS COVERED IN DETAIL. NEW METHODS AND MATERIALS USED IN BLASTING ROCK AND DRIVING PILES ARE DEALT WITH. THERE IS A TREATMENT OF THE DEPRECIATION OF CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT. AN APPENDIX GIVES FIGURES ON THE COST OF OWNING AND OPERATING MANY TYPES OF CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT. /AUTHOR/

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    McGraw-Hill, Incorporated

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  • Authors:
    • Peurifoy, R L
  • Publication Date: 1970

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  • Accession Number: 00215299
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: 696 pp
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 21 1996 12:00AM