This unique reference offers an applied introduction to the process of observing and documenting the course and sequence of non-building construction projects (roads, highways, and other large engineered projects) as it enters the contruction phase - from initial site work and structural work to project completion and project acceptance by owner.
EDWARD R. FISK, F.ASCE, PE, SE, LS, is a civil and structural engineer, a professional land surveyor, and a licensed engineering contractor who currently consults in Orange, California. He has served as the Civil Engineer Member of the California State Board of Registration for Construction Inspectors, which led to his advising the American Construction Inspector's Association on establishing a voluntary certification program. He is a widely published author of professional papers and books, such as Construction Project Administration, the Construction Engineer's Complete Handbook of Forms, and the Resident Engineer's Field Manual, among others. RANDY R. RAPP, D.Mgt, PE, CCE, CPC, AIC, is the Director of the BS in Construction Management program and an Associate Professor of Architectural Engineering and Building Construction at the Milwaukee School of Engineering. He has been directly involved in, or closely associated with, construction engineering and management from the job site to the executive office. The author of assorted publications about the industry, he also consults and delivers construction-related seminars.
Introduction. About the Authors. 1. The Construction Team. 2. Responsibility and Authority. 3. Safety on the Job. 4. Documentation: Records and Reports. 5. Measurement and Payment. 6. Paving and Surfacing. 7. Earthworks Inspection. 8. Underground Pipelines. 9. Inspection of Pipe Foundations. 10. Portland Cement Concrete Construction. 11. Waterstop Joints in Hydraulic Structures. 12. Steel Connections and Fasteners. 13. Protective Coating. 14. Project Closeout. Bibliography. Answers to End-of-Chapter Questions. Index.
Introduction to Engineering Construction Inspection
is a unique volume offering a practical introduction to the inspection of civil infrastructure projects and other large works.
- Covers inspection and documentation procedures for site work, geotechnical work, and major engineered structural systems in concrete and steel.
- Provides inspector procedures for project close-out and project acceptance.
Randy R. Rapp, Edward R. Fisk
INTRO TO ENGINEERING CONSTRUCT
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Milwaukee School of Engineering, Milwaukee, WI