This new edition updates and revises the best practical guide for on-site engineers. Written from the point of view of the project engineer it details their responsibilities, powers, and duties. The book has been fully updated to reflect the latest changes to management practice and new forms of contract.Specifications often require fill as placed to achieve 90 or 95 per cent of the maximum density obtained under one of the compaction tests stipulated; ... For road works a CBR test is often essential to check design assumptions for the strength of sub-grade. ... consolidation, permeability and triaxial compression tests, must be regarded as advanced laboratory tests to be carried out by trained technical staff.
|Title||:||Civil Engineering Project Management, Fourth Edition|
|Author||:||Alan Twort, Gordon Rees|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier - 2003-12-01|