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Civil Drafting Technology

Civil Drafting Technology

Author(s):
  • David P Madsen
  • Terence M Shumaker
  • Author: David P Madsen
    • ISBN:9789353948108
    • 10 Digit ISBN:935394810X
    • Price:Rs. 799.00
    • Pages:528
    • Imprint:Pearson Education
    • Binding:Paperback
    • Status:Available


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    This text provides complete coverage of the design and drafting principles and practice used in the civil drafting field, and a working knowledge of the basic topics of mapping-in a workbook format. Created with input from civil engineering industry professionals and educators and content-tested in the classroom, Civil Drafting Technology is a unique, comprehensive guide to civil drafting in a clear workbook approach. Designed with the goal of providing a foundation of work done by civil engineering companies and a broad education in the civil drafting field, the book acquaints students with the civil drafting discipline, mapping, computer-aided design and drafting (CADD), surveying, locations, distances, angles, directions, contour lines, site plans, horizontal alignments, profiles, earthwork, detail drawings, and geographic information system (GIS). "

    Table of Content

    "Chapter 1: Introduction to Civil Drafting Technology Chapter 2: Computer-Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) Chapter 3: Map Scales Chapter 4: Map Symbols Chapter 5: Introduction to Surveying Chapter 6: Locations and Distances Chapter 7: Angles and Directions Chapter 8: Contour Lines Chapter 9: Site Plans Chapter 10: Horizontal Alignments Chapter 11: Profiles Chapter 12: Earthwork Chapter 13: Detail Drawings Chapter 14: Introduction to Geographic Information System (GIS)"

    Salient Features

    1. A unique, broad, highly useful range of content not found in other texts. 2. Motivating, easy-to-read and understand, and supported with quality illustrations. 3. Presents CADD content and applications throughout. 4. Reinforces learning using examples and by reviewing and applying chapter content."