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Published: 17 January 2013

624 Pages | 300 illustrations


ISBN: 9780198086352

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This text is published by OUP Higher Education Division

Engineering Geology

Subinoy Gangopadhyay

  • Provides examples of various geological sites in India and closely follows the work done by the Geological Survey of India
  • Well-illustrated with numerous figures and actual pictures of geological features taken from project sites
  • Includes chapters on guidelines of writing geological reports and powerhouses which will be immensely valuable for practicing civil engineers and geologists
  • Provides end-chapter summaries, review questions, numerical problems, and multiple-choice questions in the chapters
  • Provides appendices containing case studies on dams and tunnels highlighting the adverse geological conditions encountered during construction of these projects and the remedial measures to be adopted

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