site engineering for landscape architects

Site Engineering For Landscape Architects
Author: Steven Strom
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2012-07-02
Pages: 368
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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Site Engineering For Landscape Architects
Author: Steven Strom
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons
Release Date: 2009-09-28
Pages: 368
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

The fully updated edition of the leading fundamentals book on site design and engineering Site Engineering for Landscape Architects, Fourth Edition continues a long tradition as the leading, comprehensive introduction to site engineering. This revised edition is fully updated to address emerging theories, applications, the increasing use of CAD and CAD-related technologies, and much more. From interpreting landform and contour lines to designing horizontal and vertical road alignments, from construction sequencing to designing storm water management systems, this Fourth Edition offers an integrated presentation of site engineering concepts essential to practicing landscape architecture today. Complete with new case studies and new material on soils and earthwork, erosion control, and site layout and horizontal control, it is also a perfect preparation guide for the most challenging section of the Landscape Architecture Registration Exam (LARE). In addition to helpful sample problems, calculations, and case studies, this updated Fourth Edition features a companion Web site (available at wiley.com/go/siteengineering) with expanded case studies and links to a variety of regulatory, site engineering, and software resources. Site Engineering for Landscape Architects, Fourth Edition makes it easier than ever for students and professionals to quickly master the principles and practices involved in today's environmentally sound site engineering.

Site Engineering For Landscape Architects
Author: Steven Strom
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2013-01-30
Pages: 368
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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The Leading Guide To Site Design And Engineering—Revised And Updated Site Engineering for Landscape Architects is the topchoice for site engineering, planning, and construction courses aswell as for practitioners in the field, with easy-to-understandcoverage of the principles and techniques of basic site engineeringfor grading, drainage, earthwork, and road alignment. The SixthEdition has been revised to address the latest developments inlandscape architecture while retaining an accessible approach tocomplex concepts. The book offers an introduction to landform and the language ofits design, and explores the site engineering concepts essential topracticing landscape architecture today—from interpretinglandform and contour lines, to designing horizontal and verticalroad alignments, to construction sequencing, to designing andsizing storm water management systems. Integrating design withconstruction and implementation processes, the authors enablereaders to gain a progressive understanding of the material. This edition contains completely revised information on stormwater management and green infrastructure, as well as many new andupdated case studies. It also includes updated coverage of stormwater management systems design, runoff calculations, and naturalresource conservation. Graphics throughout the book have beenrevised to bring a consistent, clean approach to theillustrations. Perfect for use as a study guide for the most difficult sectionof the Landscape Architect Registration Exam (LARE) or as a handyprofessional reference, Site Engineering for LandscapeArchitects, Sixth Edition gives readers a strong foundation insite development that is environmentally sensitive andintellectually stimulating.

Site Engineering For Landscape Architects Workbook
Author: Jake Woland
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2009-04-06
Pages: 110
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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Site Engineering for Landscape Architects Workbook A study guide to help you master the principles and practices of site engineering Created to complement the Fifth Edition of Site Engineering for Landscape Architects, this workbook is an invaluable learning resource for students and instructors, as well as for professionals studying for the LARE and other licensing exams. The workbook is organized with a chapter of questions and answers corresponding to the respective chapter in the textbook, including: Practice problems and review exercises designed to reinforce site engineering concepts Site and grading diagrams that allow students to apply site engineering concepts in a practical way. Four types of questions-observations, short answer, long answer, and graphic exercises-offer opportunities to approach the material from varied angles and levels of complexity. Designed for the needs of both students and professionals, this Workbook makes it easier than ever for you to quickly master the principles and practices involved in today's environmentally sound site engineering.

Site Engineering For Landscape Architects
Author: Steven Strom
Publisher: Wiley
Release Date: 2009-04-13
Pages: 384
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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Site Engineering for Landscape Architects Fifth Edition The leading guide to site design and engineering, now fully updated. The leading choice for site engineering, planning, and construction courses, as well as for practitioners in the field, Site Engineering for Landscape Architects, Fifth Edition introduces the principles and techniques of basic site engineering for grading, drainage, earthwork, and road alignment. The Fifth Edition maintains the text's recognized quality, while revising its content to keep readers up to date with current technologies in the field of landscape architecture. Introducing landform and the language of its design, the text explores the site engineering concepts essential to practicing landscape architecture today—from interpreting landform and contour lines, to designing horizontal and vertical road alignments, to construction sequencing, to designing and sizing stormwater management systems. Integrating design with the construction and implementation processes, the authors provide students with a progressive understanding of the subject matter. This new edition expands its coverage of such current topics as sustainability, green roofs, bioengineering, and lightweight and structural soils. It also features new case studies, as well as inspiring graphics and color photos with real-world examples. Perfect for use as a study guide for the most difficult section of the Landscape Architecture Registration Exam (LARE) or as a handy professional reference, Site Engineering for Landscape Architects, Fifth Edition gives readers a strong foundation for engaging in site development that is environmentally sensitive and intellectually stimulating.

Site Engineering Workbook
Author: Jake Woland
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2013-01-30
Pages: 158
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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A study guide to help you master the principles and practicesof site engineering Whether used in conjunction with the Sixth Edition ofSite Engineering for Landscape Architects or on its own,this Workbook is an invaluable learning resource forstudents and instructors, as well as for professionals studying forthe LARE and other licensing exams. Organized into chapters that correspond with those in thetextbook, the Workbook offers: Practice questions, problems, and review exercises designed toreinforce site engineering concepts Site and grading diagrams that make it possible to apply siteengineering concepts in a practical way Four types of questions—observations, short answer, longanswer, and graphic exercises—that offer opportunities toapproach the material from varied angles and levels ofcomplexity Answers to workbook problems, provided online via aninstructor's site Designed for the needs of both students and professionals, thisWorkbook makes it easier than ever for you to quickly masterthe principles and practices involved in today's environmentallysound site engineering.

A Guide To Site Planning And Landscape Construction
Author: Harvey M. Rubenstein
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 1996-04-12
Pages: 412
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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For practitioners and students in architecture, landscape architecture, planning, and civil engineering, A Guide to Site Planning and Landscape Construction offers an indispensable and authoritative reference.

Site Reconnaissance And Engineering
Author: Harlow C. Landphair
Publisher: Elsevier Publishing Company
Release Date: 1985
Pages: 248
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Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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Simplified Site Engineering
Author: Harry Parker
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 1997-02-27
Pages: 192
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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A concise, highly accessible source for site engineeringbasics. This updated edition of Parker's classic text introduces the basicissues, tasks, and problems of site engineering to students andprofessionals who need to understand the significance of surveyingdata. It presents the fundamentals of site engineering --surveyingand mapping, drainage, slope stabilization, and basic structures--and explains in detail the solutions to a wide variety ofproblems, including: * Interpretation of deed descriptions * Dimensioning buildings and sites when angles are other than rightangles * Computing areas for irregular plots * Dimensioning and laying out circular curves for driveways andbuildings * And much more. Featuring a simplified, accessible style with numerous examples ofproblems and their solutions, as well as references and practicalaids that facilitate home study, this is the ideal surveying andsite-planning primer for students in architecture, landscapearchitecture, and civil and structural engineering. It is also anexcellent handbook for working architects, building contractors,and professionals in related fields.

The Construction Project
Author: Marilyn Klinger
Publisher: American Bar Association
Release Date: 2006
Pages: 330
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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