ISBN 9780077079987,Surveying For Construction

Surveying For Construction



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 1995

ISBN 9780077079987

ISBN-10 0077079981


Edition 4th
Number of Pages 560 Pages
Language (English)

Civil Engineering

This fourth edition is completely revised and rewritten to take account of recent developments in surveying instrumentation and computing techniques.
Key Features:
The chapter on Setting has been greatly ammended and enlarged
New chapter on Radial Positioning and the use of mapping systems
With the increase of surveying technology, some traditional surveying methods have become obsolete. They have been removed from the text to ensure that the text remains current and modern.
Table of Content:
Surveying Fundamentals. Understanding Maps and Plans. Linear Surveying. Levelling. Contouring. Vertical Sections. Theodolites. Traverse Surveys. Traverse Survey Computations. Tacheometry. Radial Positioning. Curve Ranging. Setting Out. Areas. Volumes. Surveys of Existing Buildings. Computer Programs and Spreadsheets. Project.