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There are forty double-page spreads, covering the entire spectrum of topics of interest to both student and practitioner. Foundations of Engineering Geology, Third Edition. Foundations of engineering geology.
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The roles of both natural and man-induced processes are assessed, and this understanding is developed into an appreciation of the geological environments potentially hazardous to civil engineering and construction projects. World Wide Web viewed September 21, Comments and reviews What are comments?
Foundations of Engineering Geology, Second Edition
S I Desk Study. Now in full colour, the third edition of this well established book provides a readable and highly illustrated overview of the fundations of geology that are most significant to civil engineers. Login to add to list. Geology and Civil Engineering. Geology and Civil Engineering. Lists with This Book. Mostafa marked it as to-read Dec 21, Contents Geology and civil engineering Igneous rocks Sedimentary processes Sedimentary rocks Metamorphic rocks Geological structures Geological maps and sections Geological map interpretation Plate tectonics Boundary hazards Rocks of Britain Rocks of the United States Weathering and soils Floodplains and alluvium Glacial deposits Climatic variants Coastal processes Groundwater Ground investigation Desk study Ground investigation boreholes Geophysical surveys Assessment of difficult foundaations Rock strength Rock mass strength Soil strength Ground subsidence Subsidence on clays Subsidence on limestone Subsidence over old mines Mining subsidence Slope failure and landslides Water in landslides Teology failures and flowslides Landslide hazards Slope stabilization Rock excavation Tunnels in rock Stone and aggregate.
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Each topic is presented as a double page spread with a careful mix of text and diagrams, with tabulated reference material on parameters such as bearing strength of soils and rocks.
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The study of the solid part of the earth on which structures are to engineerinf built is an essential part of the training of a civil engineer.
Description The second edition of this well established book provides a readable and highly illustrated overview of the main facets of geology for engineers. Appendices provide useful reference material mostly in tabular form of parameters such as bearing strength of soils and rocks, and load factors.
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Foundations of Engineering Geology
Geological Maps and Sections. Add a tag Cancel Be the first to add a tag for this edition. Slope Failure and Landslides. Selected pages Title Page. Rocks of the United States.