Author: Korman PhD PE PLS, Thomas
Brand: PPI, A Kaplan Company
Number Of Pages: 172
Release Date: 30-11-2016
Details: Product Description Construction Depth Reference Manual prepares you for the construction depth section of the NCEES Civil PE exam. All depth topics are covered, and exam-adopted codes and standards are frequently referenced. You will learn how to apply concepts by reviewing the 40 example problems, and you can check your solving approaches by reviewing each problem’s step-by-step solution. Access to supportive information is just as important as knowledge and problem-solving efficiency. The Construction Depth Reference Manual’s thorough index easily directs you to the codes and concepts you will need during the exam. Cross references to the 163 equations, 38 tables, 93 figures, 5 appendices, and relevant codes will point you to additional support material when you need it.Topics Covered Construction Operations and Methods Earthwork Construction and Layout Estimating Quantity and Cost Material Quality Control and Production Scheduling Temporary Structures Worker Health and Safety About the Author Thomas M. Korman, PhD, PE, PLS, holds a bachelor of science degree in civil engineering from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, and master of science and doctoral degrees in construction engineering and management from Stanford University. Before joining the faculty at Cal Poly in 2005, Dr. Korman worked for several public agencies, consulting engineering firms, and construction companies on civil infrastructure and capital improvement projects, from contract through construction. Dr. Korman is a licensed professional engineer and land surveyor in California and holds several certifications from the American Concrete Institute. Excerpt. © Reprinted by permission. All rights reserved. The Construction Depth Reference Manual covers the construction depth section of the civil PE exam administered by the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES). This section of the exam is intended to assess your knowledge of construction engineering principles and practice. This book is written with the exam in mind. National codes are referenced, and the appropriate sections are explained and analyzed in a concise and simple manner. Example problems further expand upon major topics in each chapter and can be used to improve problem-solving techniques.
Package Dimensions: 10.9 x 8.4 x 0.4 inches