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Moving the Earth free pdf This is a practical guide to excavating, landscaping, earthmoving, and the required machines - completely updated with the latest requirements and regulations. "Moving The Earth, Sixth Edition" is fully revised to reflect methods used according to current requirements and regulations. The first 11 chapters discuss the work itself and the basic ways to do it, machines and operation techniques, potential problems, application of different types of equipment, and costs and management. The next 10 chapters focus on the work in which the machines are involved. From site preparation to blasting and tunneling, pneumatic drills to the largest power shovels, the book covers every step of every kind of excavating project and all the practical aspects of using the machines and vehicles involved. The sixth edition covers the latest in equipment, operating techniques, and safety methods. International codes and developments are included, and metric and U.S. Customary units are combined for the first time. "Moving The Earth, Sixth Edition" features: international developments in earthwork construction and units included for the first time- new trenchless excavation methods- updated OSHA excavation safety standards- both metric and U.S. Customary units- and, new application of horizontal directional drilling and micro tunneling.

About Herbert Lownds Nichols

Herbert L. Nichols, Jr., is a private excavationconsultant and the author of Excavator Operation and Heavy Equipment Repair. David A. Day, P.E. is a consultant with ABCO Engineering Corporation.

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Author : Herbert Lownds Nichols
Publisher : McGraw-Hill Professional
Data Published : 01 June 2010
ISBN : 007150267X
EAN : 9780071502672
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 1280 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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