HC-Lecture01-Outline-of-Course

HC-Lecture01-Outline-of-Course - Heavy Heavy Construction...

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Unformatted text preview: Heavy Heavy Construction Lecture #01 Outline of Course Luis Prieto-Portar 2009 PART ONE: An Overview of Vertical Construction. Lecture 02 - The Building Process. An overview of the construction of buildings. Lecture 03 – Soils, excavations and dewatering job sites. Lecture 04 – Types of foundations for buildings. Lecture 05 – Wood. The different types and their uses. Lecture 06 – Heavy timber construction. Lecture 07 – Light wood frame buildings. Lecture 08 – Exterior finishes for buildings. Lecture 09 – Interior finishes for buildings. Lecture 10 – Brick masonry. Lecture 11 - Concrete and stone masonry. Lecture 12 - Reinforced masonry. Lecture 13 - Steel frames. Lecture 14 - Light gauge steel. Lecture 15 - Reinforced concrete. Lecture 16 - Concrete construction. Lecture 17 – Pre-cast concrete. Lecture 18 - Roofing. Lecture 19 – Glazing. Lecture 20 – Doors and windows. Lecture 21 – Special claddings. PART TWO: Equipment. Lecture 30 – Machine Power Requirements. Lecture 31 – Bulldozers. Lecture 32 – Scrapers. Lecture 33 – Excavators. Lecture 34 – Trucks and Hauling Equipment. Lecture 35 – Finishing Equipment. Lecture 36 – Drilling Rocks and Soils. Lecture 37 – Blasting rock. Lecture 38 – Production of Aggregate. Lecture 39 – Production of Asphalt and Placement. Lecture 40 - Concrete Equipment. Lecture 41 – Cranes. Lecture 42 – Draglines and Clamshells. Lecture 43 – Piles: driving and placing equipment. Lecture 44 – Air compressors and pumps. Lecture 45 – Forming and pre-casting machines. PART THREE: Elements of Management. Lecture 50 – Bidding contracts. Lecture 51 – Conceptual and engineering estimates. ...
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