Site surveying, soil mechanics, earthworks and foundations BY CORRESPONDENCE Presenter: Joost Hogewoning

Content 1.     Basic principles of surveying sites. Types of measurements, reading SG diagrams, angles of direction, co-ordinates, slopes and contours, triangulation of positions. 2.     Soil structure and earthworks. Types of soil and properties, angles of repose (refractory index), excavations and deep trenching, cut & fill, retaining walls. 3.     Foundation design. Historic and modern types, shallow […]