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Site Engineering: The Principles and Practices of Grading, Drainage, and Roadway Alignment

Site Engineering: The Principles and Practices of Grading, Drainage, and Roadway Alignment

Joseph S. Popadic

ISBN: 978-0-471-12836-6

Jan 2020

320 pages

Select type: Hardcover

$69.95

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Description

Landscape architecture is a profession that focuses on the design of outdoor spaces. The most basic element of landscape deisgn is the surface of the land, design of the landscape consists of modifying the function and shape of this land surface. The process of landscape design is complex, involving design basics, construction practices, and environmental and cultrual factors.
Landform Interpretation.

Topographic Mapping.

Grading Geometrics.

Creating Use Areas.

The Grading Process.

Drainage.

Earth Volume Calculation.

Horizontal Roadway Alignment.

Vertical Roadway Alignment.

Roadway Alignment.

Large Site Grading Process.

Environmental Concerns.

Examples of Grading Construction Process.