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Surveying for Engineers
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SURVEYING FOR ENGINEERS

PAPERBACK BY UREN, JOHN; PRICE, BILL

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ISBN
9780230221574
IMPRINT
PALGRAVE
 
 
EDITION
5TH ED. 2010
PUBLISHER
PALGRAVE MACMILLAN
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FORMAT
PAPERBACK
PAGES
816 pages
PUBLICATION DATE
17 MAR 2010

DESCRIPTION

The fifth edition of Surveying for Engineers sets out the essential techniques needed for a solid grounding in the subject.Covering traditional methods and the latest technological advances this popular and trusted textbook is packed with clear illustrations, exercises and worked examples, making it both a comprehensive study aid for students and a reliable reference tool for practitioners.Aimed at students studying surveying as either part of an engineering, building or construction course or as a separate discipline, the new edition includes:* the latest developments in Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS)* full details on the introduction of network RTK systems and their applications * recent developments in survey instruments, methods and technologies

CONTENTS

Introduction.- Levelling.- Angle Measurement.- Distance Measurement: Taping.- Total Stations.- Traversing and Coordinate Calculations.- Global Positioning System.- GPS Coordinates and Transformations.- Measurements, Errors and Specifications.- Detail Surveying and Plotting.- Setting Out.- Circular Curves.- Transition Curves.- Vertical Curves.- Earthwork Quantities.- Appendix.- Solutions.