Construction Planning, Equipment and Methods

Brand: McGraw Hill
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ISBN-13: 9780073401126
ISBN-10: 0073401129
Author: Robert L Peurifoy; Clifford J Schexnayder; Aviad Shapira; Robert Schmitt
Pages: 816

Construction Planning, Equipment and Methods 8th Edition provides readers with the fundamentals of construction machine utilization and production estimating in a logical, simple and concise format. The text provides an understanding of machine capabilities and how to properly apply those capabilities to construction challenges. New features include:

  • Updated "Forming Systems" chapter focuses on advanced modular and industrialized forming systems
  • This new edition takes into account changes in the economics of construction, as well as the continuing improvement in technologies and management processes
  • Increased focus on design-build processes and technologies
  • A greater emphasis on crane safety and lift planning
  • Enhanced material on machine utilization and noise, and work schedule constraints
  • New photos and illustrations have been added.