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S.Chand A Textbook of Transportation Engineering

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S.Chand A Textbook of Transportation Engineering

For Civil Engineering Students of All Indian Universities and Practicing Engineers.


Section - I 

Railways PART - A

  • Transport Planning 

  • Rail Transport

  • Railway Surveying 

  • Rolling Stock and Track Resistance

  • Permanent Way 

  • Railways Gauges

  • Points and Crossings 

  • Signalling 

  • Interlocking 

  • Tractive Power

  • Tractive Power and Tractive Resistance

              General PART - B 

  • High Spedd Trains, Present and Future 

  • Schedule of Dimensions for B.G. Track 

Section - II

  • Docks and Harbours 

General PART - A

  • Harbours of Early Period 

  • Dry Docks and Slipways

  • Transition Shed & Warehouses 

  • Quays, Jetties and Wharves 

  • Tide, Wind and Wave

  • Dry Docks (Repair Dock)

  • Maintenace Dredging

  • Maintenance of Ports and Harbours

NavigationAL Aids PART - B

  • Inland Waterways

  • Inland Water Transport

  • Breakwaters

  • Cargo Handling

  • Belt Conveyors and Other Systems of Transportation 

Section - III

  • Road and Road Transport 

  • General 

  • Planning of Highways 

  • Geometric Design of Highways 

  • Aggregate Testing 

  • Low Cost Roads 

  • Stabilised Road

  • Flexible Roads 

  • Bituminous Roads

  • Rigid Pavements 

  • Other Types of Pavements 

  • Drainage 

  • Highway Maintenance

  • HIll Roads

Part - B

  • Need for Motorways in India

  • Construction Setup 

  • Improving Road System

  • Road and Road Transport

  • All Weather Low Cost Village Roads

  • Experiments with Lime - Pozzolana bound macadem for the upper layer of road pavement 

Section - IV

Air Transport Part - A

  • Air Transport 

  • Types of Pavements 

  • Airport Drainage 

  • Airport Grading 

  • Helicopters

  • Airport Maintenance 

  • Landing Aids

  • Air Traffic Control

  • Air Cargo 

  • Accidents in the Air..

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Brand / Publisher S Chand
Return Policy 30 Days
Book Type Text Books
Edition 2015
ISBN 9788121920728 
Author S.P. Chandola
Language English
Specialization Civil
Subject Engineering
Pages 525
Binding Paperback


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