Traffic Engineering

Author: Roger P. Roess
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: 9780136135739
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Traffic Engineering, 4e, is ideal for a one/two-semester undergraduate survey, and/or for graduate courses on Traffic Engineering, Highway Capacity Analysis, and Traffic Control and Operations. This unique text focuses on the key engineering skills required to practice traffic engineering in a modern setting. It includes material on the latest standards and criteria of the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (2003 Edition and forthcoming 2010 Edition), the Policy on Geometric Design of Highways and Streets (2004 Edition), the Highway Capacity Manual (2000 Edition and forthcoming 2010 Edition), and other critical references. It also presents both fundamental theory and a broad range of applications to modern problems.

Traffic Engineering

Author: William R. McShane
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN:
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A textbook applicable to an advanced undergraduate or graduate engineering course. Covers the basic design, operation, and maintenance of a safe and efficient transportation system. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.

Traffic Engineering

Author: William R. McShane
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: 9780139261480
Size: 44.64 MB
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A textbook applicable to an advanced undergraduate or graduate engineering course. Covers the basic design, operation, and maintenance of a safe and efficient transportation system. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.

Principles Of Highway Engineering And Traffic Analysis 4th Edition

Author: Fred L. Mannering
Publisher:
ISBN: 9788126531653
Size: 18.26 MB
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Market_Desc: Civil Engineers Special Features: · Incorporates expanded coverage of intersection sight distance, basics of signal timing, interchange design, and the current state of the highway profession· Integrates new sample FE exam questions to better prepare engineers· Includes the latest specifications for highway design and traffic engineering· Highlights common mistakes throughout the chapters to arm engineers with expert insight· Provides new examples that show how the material is applied on the job About The Book: There is more demand than ever for highway engineers due to new highway projects throughout the country. This new fourth edition provides interested engineers with the information needed to solve the highway-related problems that are most likely to be encountered in the field. It includes updated coverage on intersection sight distance, basics of signal timing, and interchange design. New sample FE exam questions are also presented throughout the chapters. Engineers will not only learn the important principles but they'll also be better prepared for the civil engineering exams.

Traffic And Highway Engineering Si Edition

Author: Nicholas Garber
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 113360708X
Size: 65.20 MB
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The new edition of Garber and Hoel’s best-selling TRAFFIC AND HIGHWAY ENGINEERING focuses on giving students insight into all facets of traffic and highway engineering. Students generally come to this course with little knowledge or understanding of the importance of transportation, much less of the extensive career opportunities within the field. Transportation is an extremely broad field, and courses must either cover all transportation modes or focus on specifics. While many topics can be covered with a survey approach, this often lacks sufficient depth and students leave the course without a full understanding of any of the fields. This text focuses exclusively on traffic and highway engineering beginning with a discussion of the pivotal role transportation plays in our society, including employment opportunities, historical impact, and the impact of transportation on our daily lives. This approach gives students a sense of what the field is about as well as an opportunity to consider some of its challenges. Later chapters focus on specific issues facing transportation engineers. The text uses pedagogical tools such as worked problems, diagrams and tables, reference material, and realistic examples to demonstrate how the material is applied. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Fundamentals Of Geotechnical Engineering

Author: Braja M. Das
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305635183
Size: 55.66 MB
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FUNDAMENTALS OF GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING, 5E offers a powerful combination of essential components from Braja Das' market-leading books: PRINCIPLES OF GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING and PRINCIPLES OF FOUNDATION ENGINEERING in one cohesive book. This unique, concise geotechnical engineering book focuses on the fundamental concepts of both soil mechanics and foundation engineering without the distraction of excessive details or cumbersome alternatives. A wealth of worked-out, step-by-step examples and valuable figures help readers master key concepts and strengthen essential problem solving skills. Prestigious authors Das and Sivakugan maintain the careful balance of today's most current research and practical field applications in a proven approach that has made Das' books leaders in the field. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Airport Engineering

Author: Norman J. Ashford
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118005477
Size: 30.91 MB
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First published in 1979, Airport Engineering by Ashford and Wright, has become a classic textbook in the education of airport engineers and transportation planners. Over the past twenty years, construction of new airports in the US has waned as construction abroad boomed. This new edition of Airport Engineering will respond to this shift in the growth of airports globally, with a focus on the role of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), while still providing the best practices and tested fundamentals that have made the book successful for over 30 years.

Hydrology And Hydraulic Systems

Author: Ram S. Gupta
Publisher: Waveland Press
ISBN: 1478634219
Size: 24.24 MB
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For more than 25 years, the multiple editions of Hydrology & Hydraulic Systems have set the standard for a comprehensive, authoritative treatment of the quantitative elements of water resources development. The latest edition extends this tradition of excellence in a thoroughly revised volume that reflects the current state of practice in the field of hydrology. Widely praised for its direct and concise presentation, practical orientation, and wealth of example problems, Hydrology & Hydraulic Systems presents fundamental theories and concepts balanced with excellent coverage of engineering applications and design. The Fourth Edition features a major revision of the chapter on distribution systems, as well as a new chapter on the application of remote sensing and computer modeling to hydrology. Outstanding features of the Fourth Edition include . . . • More than 350 illustrations and 200 tables • More than 225 fully solved examples, both in FPS and SI units • Fully worked-out examples of design projects with realistic data • More than 500 end-of-chapter problems for assignment • Discussion of statistical procedures for groundwater monitoring in accordance with the EPA’s Unified Guidance • Detailed treatment of hydrologic field investigations and analytical procedures for data assessment, including the USGS acoustic Doppler current profiler (ADCP) approach • Thorough coverage of theory and design of loose-boundary channels, including the latest concept of combining the regime theory and the power function laws

Transportation Engineering

Author: Paul H. Wright
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN:
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This is the Third Edition of a recognized standard in transportation engineering, covering important aspects of planning, design, operation, management, and regulation. The first three parts of this text/reference deal with planning and other nonengineering aspects of transportation, covering the transportation system of the United States, operation and control of the vehicles, and the planning process, including management and finance issues. The last three parts cover the design of land, air, and water transportation facilities, including streets and highways, railways, guideway systems, land transportation terminals, pipelines, airports, harbors and ports.