The majority of civil engineering projects entail a considerable amount of earthwork. Apart from general excavation, filling and the disposal of excavated material, some jobs require the execution of more specialised forms of excavation work, such as tunnel work and dredging. In addition it is customary to include, under the general heading of ‘Earthwork’, specification requirements covering ancillary works such as timbering and keeping excavations free from water.
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- Specification of Earthwork
B.Sc., M.A., C.Eng., M.I.Mun.E., F.R.I.C.S., F.I.Q.S. Ivor H. Seeley
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