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Surveying, 7/e

Surveying,  7/e

  • A. Bannister
  • Stanley Raymond
  • Raymond Baker
  • Author: A. Bannister
    • ISBN:9788131700662
    • 10 Digit ISBN:8131700666
    • Price:Rs. 875.00
    • Pages:512
    • Imprint:Pearson Education
    • Binding:Paperback
    • Status:Available


    Established as a classic text on surveying for over twenty years, Surveying is renowned for its concise and readable explanation of the basic principles and equipment used for land surveying and setting. This revision retains the comprehensive and authoritative nature of the work whilst making the text more accessible to students and professionals with updated methods and equipment throughout.

    Table of Content

    1. Introductory.
    2. Tape & offset surveying.
    3. Levelling.
    4. The theodolite and its use.
    5. Electromagnetic distance measurement.
    6. Satellite positioning systems.
    7. Survey methods.
    8. Analysis & adjustment of measurements.
    9. Areas & volumes.
    10. Setting out.
    11. Curve ranging.
    12. Hydrographic surveying.
    13. Photogrammetry.
    14. References.

    Salient Features

    • New chapter on satellite positioning systems.
    • New photographs and instrument profiles, highlighting the latest equipment.
    • New revised material throughout, including coverage of the surveying of existing buildings.
    • New improved style and presentation to increase the text's clarity and accessibility.