An Introduction to Foundations and Abutments for Rock and Earth Fill Dams (Paperback)

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An Introduction to Foundations and Abutments for Rock and Earth Fill Dams (Paperback)

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This publication provides introductory technical guidance for civil engineers, geotechnical engineers and other professional engineers and construction managers interested in the design and construction of foundations and abutments for rock and earth fill dams. Here is what is discussed: 1. GENERAL, 2. CLEARING, GRUBBING, STRIPPING, AND CLEANING, 3. SEEPAGE CONTROL, 4. TREATMENT OF UNFAVORABLE CONDITIONS, 5. DEWATERING AND DRAINAGE OF EXCAVATED AREAS.
Paul Guyer is a registered civil engineer, mechanical engineer, fire protection engineer and architect with 35 years of experience designing buildings and related infrastructure. For an additional 9 years he was a principal staff advisor to the California Legislature on capital outlay and infrastructure issues. He is a graduate of Stanford University and has held numerous national, state and local offices with the American Society of Civil Engineers, Architectural Engineering Institute and National Society of Professional Engineers. He is a Fellow of ASCE and AEI.

Product Details ISBN: 9781543220865
ISBN-10: 154322086X
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Publication Date: February 20th, 2017
Pages: 44
Language: English