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Construction planning, equipment, and methods.

Author: R L Peurifoy
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 8th ed.View all editions and formats
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Offers the fundamentals of machine utilization and production estimating. This text provides an understanding of machine capabilities and how to properly apply those capabilities to construction challenges. It is aimed at supporting a basic undergraduate construction equipment course that is part of an engineering curriculum.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R L Peurifoy
ISBN: 9780073401126 0073401129 9780071289511 0071289518
OCLC Number: 436031183
Notes: Previous ed. catalogued under Peurifoy.
Description: xv, 800 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Machines make it possible --
Equipment economics --
Planning for earthwork construction --
Soil and rock --
Compaction and stabilization equipment --
Mobile equipment power requirements --
Dozers --
Scrapers --
Excavators --
Trucks and hauling equipment --
Finishing equipment --
Drilling rock and earth --
Blasting rock --
Aggregate production --
Asphalt mix production and placement --
Concrete and concrete equipment --
Cranes --
Piles and pile-driving equipment --
Air compressors and pumps --
Planning for building construction --
Forming systems --
Appedices.

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Robert L Peurifoy (1902-1995), after serving as principal specialist in engineering education for the US Office of Education during World War II, began teaching construction engineering at Texas A&M  Read more...

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