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Soils in Construction, 5th Edition

Soils in Construction, 5th Edition
Author: W. L. Schroeder - Stephen Dickenson - Don C. Warri
ISBN 13: 9780130489173
ISBN 10: 130489174
Edition: 5th
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Publication Date: 2003-08-03
Format: Paperback
Pages: 368
List Price: $163.60

This book uses only simple mathematics and emphasizes applications to explore the nature of soils and how they can influence certain construction operations.

An introduction to soil materials is followed by a discussion of soils in the construction contract. Specifications from example contracts influenced by soil materials are discussed, as are the applications of soil behavior principles.

For contractors, owners, technicians, lawyers, and engineers in the construction field.