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Hydraulic engineering

Retrofitting for Flood Resilience
Hardback

This book educates and introduce readers to the ways in which we can adapt to the threat of flooding throughout the built and natural environment. It offers advice on how to better understand the nature of flood risk, whilst highlighting the key approaches and principles necessary for developing com...

Pre-order - out 1 Dec 2019
$121.00
Visualising Harbours in the Classical World
by Federico Ugolini ~ Hardback

In recent years, there has been intense debate about the reality behind the depiction of maritime cityscapes, especially harbours. This book argues that the available textual and iconographic evidence supports the argument that these representations have a symbolic, rather than literal, meaning and ...

Pre-order - out 11 Jun 2020
$259.00
Sustainability, Innovation and Procurement
Hardback

Sustainable procurement is the pursuit of sustainable development objectives through the purchasing and supply process, while balancing environmental, social, and economic objectives. This book will help readers develop new contemporary knowledge about frameworks, innovative tools and techniques to ...

Pre-order - out 9 Dec 2019
$140.00
Integration of Process Planning and Scheduling
Hardback

Both process planning and scheduling are very important functions of manufacturing, which affect together the cost to manufacture a product and the time to deliver it. This book contains various approaches proposed by researchers to integrate the process planning and scheduling functions of manufact...

Pre-order - out 4 Nov 2019
$344.00
The Design, Performance, and Analysis of Slug Tests
by James Johnson Butler ~ Hardback

The slug test can provide valuable information for hydrogeologic investigations ranging from assessments of sites of groundwater contamination to the monitoring of well deterioration through time. Inappropriate procedures in one or more phases of a test program, however, can introduce considerable e...

Pre-order - out 10 Dec 2019
$275.00
Hydraulic Engineering of Dams
by Robert M. Boes ~ Hardback

Hydraulic engineering of dams and their appurtenant structures counts among the essential tasks to successfully design safe water-retaining reservoirs for hydroelectric power generation, flood retention, and irrigation and water supply demands. In view of climate change, especially dams and reservoi...

Pre-order - out 8 Mar 2020
$342.00
Materials for Civil Engineering
by Luke S. Lee ~ Hardback

Efficiently analyze material properties and select optimal materials for civil engineering projects This comprehensive textbook offers detailed coverage of the properties of the construction materials that civil engineers use in the field. You will learn about material characteristics and find out ...

Pre-order - out 31 Jan 2020
$336.00
Hydro-Geo-Engineering
by Yohannes Yihdego ~ Paperback / softback

Hydro-Geo-Engineering: Calculations and Simulations explains how to develop effective quantitative solutions for applications in hydrogeology and Geological Engineering. The book's author provides a systematic, hands-on approach to illustrate how hydrogeological/geological Engineering concepts are t...

Pre-order - out 1 Dec 2019
$296.00
The Forth and Clyde Canal
by Thomas Dowds ~ Paperback / softback

The Forth and Clyde Canal, completed in 1790, was by far the largest engineering project that had ever been seen in Scotland. It allowed coal and machinery to travel East and grain to travel West. Passengers could travel between Glasgow and Edinburgh in greater comfort than by stagecoach, and it pro...

Pre-order - out 9 Apr 2020
$31.00
Understanding Hydraulics
by L. Hamill ~ Paperback / softback

Covering all the fundamental topics in hydraulics and hydrology, this textbook is an accessible, thorough and trusted introduction to the subject. The text builds confidence by encouraging readers to work through examples, try simple experiments and continually test their own understanding as the bo...

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$154.00
Venice Shall Rise Again
by Giuseppe Gambolati ~ Hardback

The city of Venice, Italy, has been subjected to periodic flooding, or acqua alta, for centuries. Venice Shall Rise Again presents a unique proposition to halt this flooding. Based on years of work and experiment, experts Gambolati and Teatini describe an innovative yet technologically simple, econo...

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$257.00
An Introduction to Arch Dam Design
by J Paul Guyer ~ Paperback / softback

This publication provides introductory technical guidance for civil, structural and geotechnical engineers and other professional engineers and construction managers interested in design of concrete arch dams. Here is what is discussed: 1. STRUCTURAL PROPERTIES OF CONCRETE FOR ARCH DAMS, 2. CONSTRUC...

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$71.00
An Introduction to Loads, Forces and Single Wedge Sliding Analysis...
by J Paul Guyer ~ Paperback / softback

Introductory technical guidance for civil, structural and geotechnical engineers interested in stability of concrete structures such as dams and locks. Here is what is discussed: 1. LOADS AND LOADING CONDITIONS 2. CONSTRUCTION 3. WATER LOADING CONDITIONS 4. UPLIFT LOADS 5. MAINTENANCE CONDITIONS 6. ...

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An Introduction to Hydroelectric Power Plant Structures
by J Paul Guyer ~ Paperback / softback

This publication provides introductory technical guidance for civil and structural engineers and other professional engineers and construction managers interested in design and construction of hydroelectric power plants and related structures.

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$71.00
An Introduction to Coffer Dams
by J Paul Guyer ~ Paperback / softback

This publication provides introductory technical guidance for civil engineers, geotechnical engineers and other professional engineers and construction managers interested in coffer dams. Here is what is discussed: 1. INTRODUCTION, 2. PLANNING, LAYOUT, AND ELEMENTS OF COFFERDAMS, 3. GEOTECHNICAL CON...

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$71.00
An Introduction to Special Considerations for Flood Walls
by J Paul Guyer ~ Paperback / softback

Introductory technical guidance for civil and geotechnical engineers interested in flood wall design and engineering. Here is what is discussed: 1. GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS 2. RATIONALE FOR LOADING CASES 3. GENERAL CONSIDERATIONS 4. UNDERSEEPAGE CONTROL 5. FOUNDATION BASE TYPES 6. HORIZONTAL WATER AN...

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$71.00
An Introduction to Spillways, Outlet Works and Restitution Concrete...
by J Paul Guyer ~ Paperback / softback

This publication provides introductory technical guidance for civil engineers and other professional engineers and construction managers interested in the design and construction of spillways, outlet works and restitution concrete for concrete arch dams. Here is what is discussed: 1. INTRODUCTION, 2...

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$71.00
An Introduction to Levee Berms, Filters and Drains
by J Paul Guyer ~ Paperback / softback

This publication provides introductory technical guidance for civil engineers and other professional engineers and construction managers interested in design and construction of levees. Here is what is discussed: 1. DESIGN OF SEEPAGE BERMS 2. FILTER DESIGN 3. DRAINAGE TRENCH.

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$71.00
An Introduction to Periodic Inspection of Steel Hydraulic Structures
by J Paul Guyer ~ Paperback / softback

This publication provides introductory technical guidance for civil engineers and operations and maintenance managers interested in inspection of steel hydraulic structures for water resources projects such as locks, dams and flood control facilities. Here is what is discussed: 1. PURPOSE OF INSPECT...

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$71.00
An Introduction to Concrete Gravity Dams
by J Paul Guyer ~ Paperback / softback

This publication provides introductory technical guidance for civil engineers and other professional engineers and construction managers interested in the design and construction of concrete gravity dams. Here is what is discussed: 1. GENERAL DESIGN CONSIDERATIONS, 2. DESIGN DATA, 3. LOADS

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$71.00
An Introduction to Small Boat Harbors
by J Paul Guyer ~ Paperback / softback

This publication provides introductory technical guidance for civil engineers and other professional engineers and construction managers interested in planning and design of small boat harbors. Here is what is discussed: 1. INTRODUCTION, 2. WATER BODY DESIGNATIONS, 3. BASIN DESIGN, 4. BASIN OPERATIN...

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$71.00
An Introduction to Area Drainage Systems
by J Paul Guyer ~ Paperback / softback

Introductory technical guidance for civil engineers and construction managers interested in area drainage systems. Here is what is discussed; 1. INTRODUCTION 2. HYDROLOGY 3. HYDRAULICS 4. EROSION CONTROL AND RIPRAP PROTECTION 5. SUBSURFACE DRAINAGE.

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$71.00
An Introduction to Application of Steady Flow Models of Rivers
by J Paul Guyer ~ Paperback / softback

This publication provides introductory technical guidance for civil engineers and other professional engineers, planners and construction managers interested in application of steady flow models of rivers. Here is what is discussed: 1. INTRODUCTION, 2. ASSUMPTIONS OF THE METHOD, 3. STANDARD-STEP SOL...

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An Introduction to Location and Design of Test Quarries
by J Paul Guyer ~ Paperback / softback

Introductory technical guidance for civil engineers and construction managers interested in location and design of test quarries. Here is what is discussed: 1. GENERAL 2. EVALUATION OF PROJECT ROCK PRODUCTION REQUIREMENTS 3. EVALUATION OF POTENTIAL TEST QUARRY SITES 4. TEST QUARRY LAYOUTS 5. GRADATI...

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$71.00
An Introduction to Small Dam Outlet Works
by J Paul Guyer ~ Paperback / softback

Introductory technical guidance for civil engineers interested in outlet works for small dams. Here is what is discussed:1. GENERAL2. OUTLET WORKS COMPONENTS.

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$71.00
An Introduction to Small Concrete Gravity Dams
by J Paul Guyer ~ Paperback / softback

Introductory technical guidance for civil engineers interested in small concrete gravity dams. Here is what is discussed:1. INTRODUCTION2. CONCRETE PROPERTIES3. FORCES ACTING ON THE DAM4. LOAD COMBINATIONS5. FOUNDATION CONSIDERATIONS6. REQUIREMENTS FOR STABILITY7. ADDITIONAL TOPICS.

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$71.00
An Introduction to Embankment Dam Cutoff Walls
by J Paul Guyer ~ Paperback / softback

Introductory technical guidance for civil and geotechnical engineers and construction managers interested in cutoff walls for earth and rockfill embankment dams. Here is what is discussed:1. INTRODUCTION2. DEEP SOIL MIXING AND JET GROUTING3. GEOMEMBRANE, SHEET PILE AND SECANT CUTOFF WALLS4. SLURRY T...

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$109.00
Subsea Pipeline Design and Engineering
by Paul Jukes ~ Hardback

Subsea Pipeline Design and Engineering provides a comprehensive overview of the subject,covering both theoretical and practical aspects. The latest pipeline design methods used in the industry are also presented. Case studies run through each chapter, which link together to cover the complete Subsea...

Pre-order - out 20 Nov 2020
$243.00
Building the Ultimate Dam
by Donald C Jackson ~ Paperback / softback

Most water control projects in the American West depend on huge gravity dams, whose stability lies in massive quantities of concrete and earth or rock fill. In the early twentieth century, John S. Eastwood designed novel dams that minimized the concrete necessary for construction. Eastwood's multi...

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$72.00
Urban Stormwater Management Tools
by LARRY MAYS ~ Hardback

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. Managing Urban Stormwater Systems Managing stormwater flow is a particular challenge in urban environments. Ur...

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$360.00
River and Channel Revetments: A Design Manual (HR Wallingford titles)
by Manuela Escarameia ~ Paperback / softback

This comprehensive manual provides extensive information on the types of revetment available and provides guidance on the choice and design of these systems. With regard to natural and artificial watercourses information is included on revetments that incorporate some form of structural protection a...

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$244.00
Introduction To Coastal Engineering And Management
by J.William Kamphuis ~ Paperback / softback

This book is intended to be a text for undergraduate students of coastal engineering. It also serves as a reference for graduate students and practicing engineers, building on a basic foundation in coastal engineering. Finally, it is a guide for people in related disciplines. Coastal managers may us...

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$141.00
An Introduction to Evaluation of Concrete Structures
by J Paul Guyer ~ Paperback / softback

This publication provides introductory technical guidance for civil engineers, structural engineers and other professional engineers, construction managers and facilities maintenance staff interested in evaluation of concrete structures. Here is what is discussed: 1. INTRODUCTION, 2. REVIEW OF ENGIN...

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$71.00
An Introduction to Flood Control Engineering
by J Paul Guyer ~ Paperback / softback

This publication provides introductory technical guidance for civil engineers and other professional engineers and flood control managers interested in flood control engineering. Here is what is discussed: 1. RAINFALL AND SNOWFALL ANALYSIS, 2. INFILTRATION/LOSS ANALYSIS, 3. PRECIPITATION-TO-RUNOFF A...

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$108.00
An Introduction to Drainage System Design for U-Frame and Trapezoidal...
by J Paul Guyer ~ Paperback / softback

This publication provides introductory technical guidance for civil engineers and other professional engineers and construction managers interested in design of drainage systems for U-frame and trapezoidal flood channels. Here is what is discussed: 1. INFORMATION REQUIRED FOR SEEPAGE ANALYSIS 2. DES...

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An Introduction to Miscellaneous Considerations for Concrete Gravity...
by J Paul Guyer ~ Paperback / softback

This publication provides introductory technical guidance for civil engineers and other professional engineers and construction managers interested in design and construction of concrete gravity dams. Miscellaneous topics discussed are: 1. TEMPERATURE CONTROL OF MASS CONCRETE, 2. STRUCTURAL CONSIDER...

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An Introduction to Water Management Techniques
by J Paul Guyer ~ Paperback / softback

Introductory technical guidance for civil engineers and water resources managers interested in water management techniques. Here is what is discussed: 1. GENERAL CONSIDERATIONS 2. ANALYTICAL METHODS IN MODELING FOR WATER MANAGEMENT 3. METEOROLOGICAL FORECASTS USED IN WATER MANAGEMENT 4. SIMPLIFIED A...

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An Introduction to Procedures and Evaluation for Seismic Analysis of...
by J Paul Guyer ~ Paperback / softback

Technical guidance for civil and structural engineers interested in seismic design of hydraulic structures such as dams and locks. Here is what is discussed: 1. INTRODUCTION 2. RIGID STRUCTURE VS. FLEXIBLE STRUCTURE BEHAVIOR 3. SLIDING STABILITY 4. ROTATIONAL STABILITY 5. DEVELOPING STANDARD RESPONS...

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An Introduction to Cracking of Massive Concrete Structures
by J Paul Guyer ~ Paperback / softback

Introductory technical guidance for civil engineers and construction managers interested in cracking of large concrete structures such as dams. Here is what is discussed: 1. INTRODUCTION 2. THE TEMPERATURE CONTROL PROBLEM 3. APPLICATIONS 4. COSTS.

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$71.00
An Introduction to Arch Dam Design Layout and Analysis
by J Paul Guyer ~ Paperback / softback

Introductory technical guidance for civil engineers interested in design of concrete arch dams. Here is what is discussed:1. CURRENT PRACTICE2. LEVEL OF DESIGN3. REQUIRED DATA4. PROCEDURE5. FACTORS TO BE CONSIDERED IN THE LAYOUT6. MODIFICATIONS TO THE LAYOUT.

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$73.00