Author: Maulana Abul Kalam A
Number Of Pages: 280
Package Dimensions: 8.4 x 5.9 x 0.7 inches
Release Date: 01-12-2015
Volume I of Transportation Engineering provides a comprehensive coverage of all aspects of highway engineering: surveys for alignment; geometric design; pavement design; construction aspects that include pavement materials, drainage, roadside development and arboriculture; maintenance; and highway economics and finance. The contents have been designed with care to cover the syllabus of undergraduate programmes of all major technical universities in India. The author has covered the topics in a lucid and logical sequence to enable the student to understand highway engineering from the viewpoint of material, design, testing and construction.
Transportation Engineering, Volume I covers the undergraduate curriculum in Highway Engineering and caters to the needs of civil engineering courses offered by technical universities across India. The book cites and specifies the latest IRC and IS codes, including the special publications, in its discussion of current highway engineering practices and testing specifications used in India while guiding the student through all the prescribed topics with clarity and academic rigour. With several fully solved problems and chapter-end exercises for practice, the book focuses on enabling the student to perform well in examinations, while also going into the details to drive home core concepts. Contents: