Highway Engineering | S. K. Khanna
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Highway Engineering by S. K. Khanna

Highway Engineering 9th Edition is authored by S.K.Khanna. The book is essential UG students doing their B.Tech. It is also useful for student specializing along various categories under engineering like Bio Technology, Civil Engineering and mechanical Engineering to name a few.

About S.K.Khanna

S.K.Khanna is an author by profession. He has authored books like Contemporary Indian Politics 1st Edition, Airport Planning and Design 6th Edition, Caste in Indian Politics 352pp 1998, Excel With Objective Questions In Organic Chemistry (For Competitive Examinations) and Excel With Objective Questions In Physical Chemistry (For Competitive Examinations).

Table of Contents

1. Introduction

  • Importance of Transportation
  • Different Modes of Transportation
  • Characteristics of Roads Transport
  • Importance of Roads in India
  • Scope of Highway Engineering

2. Highway Development and Planning

  • Historical Development of Road Construction
  • Highway Development in India
  • Necessity of Highway Planning
  • Classification of Roads
  • Road Patterns
  • Planning Surveys
  • Preparation of Plans
  • Interpretation of Planning Surveys
  • Preparation of Master Plan & its Phasing
  • Highway Planning in India

3. Highway Alignment and Surveys

  • Highway Alignment
  • Engineering Surveys for Highway Location
  • Drawings and Report
  • Highway Project

4. Highway Geometric Design

  • Introduction
  • Highway Cross Section Elements
  • Sight Distance
  • Design of Horizontal Alignment
  • Design of Vertical Alignment

5. Traffic Engineering

  • Introduction
  • Traffic Characteristics
  • Traffic Operation
  • Design of Intersections
  • Design of Parking Facility
  • Highway Lighting
  • Traffic Planning & Administration

6. Highway Materials

  • Subgrade Soil
  • Stone Aggregates
  • Bituminous Materials
  • Bituminous Pavings Mixes
  • Portland Cement & Cement Concrete

7. Design of Highway Pavements

  • Introduction
  • Design factor
  • Design of Flexible Pavements
  • Deign of Rigid Pavements

8. Highway Construction

  • General Construction
  • Earthwork
  • Construction of Earth Roads
  • Construction of Gravel Roads
  • Construction Water Bond Macadam Roads
  • Construction of Bituminous Pavements
  • Construction of Cement Concrete Pavements
  • Construction of Joints in Cement Concrete Pavements
  • Joint Filler and Sealer
  • Reinforced Concrete Pavements
  • Prestressed Concrete Pavements

9. Soil Stabilized Roads

  • Introduction
  • Mechanical Soil Stabilization
  • Soil-cement Stabilization
  • Soil lime Stabilization
  • Stabilization of Soil Using Bituminous Materials
  • Special Problems in Soil Stabilization Work

10. Highway Maintenance

  • Introduction
  • Pavement Failures
  • Maintenance of Highways
  • Pavement Evaluation
  • Strengthening of Existing Pavements

11. Highway Drainage

  • Introduction
  • Importance of Highway Drainage
  • Surface Drainage
  • Drainage of Slopes & Water-logged Areas

12. Hill Roads

  • General Considerations
  • Alignment of Hill Roads
  • Geometrics of Hill Roads
  • Design & Construction of Hill Roads
  • Drainage in Hill Roads
  • Maintenance Problems in Hill Roads

13. Road Side Development

  • Details
    Publication Nem Chand And Brothers
    Writer S. K. Khanna
    ISBN-10 8185240639
    ISBN-13 9788185240633

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