Civil & Structural Supplement
Advises on selection and design methods for the control of groundwater during construction works. Covers methods of dewatering control available, identification of the ground, assessing permeability, design of well systems and approximate costs. Considers legal aspects and statutory regulations. Highlights safety aspects and particular dangers. Intended for the use of designers, estimators and planning engineers for both temporary and permanent works, and for the use of field engineers during the construction stages.
Sommerville, S. H.
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