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CE-886 Risk Management in Construction
Campus MCE
Programs PG
Session Summer Semester 2016
Course Title Risk Management in Construction
Course Code CE-886
Credit Hours 3-0
Course Objectives Aims to equip students with knowledge of fundamentals of machines selection and production estimating that allows easy analysis of multiple options.
Detail Content
  • Equipment Cost.
  • Engineering Fundamentals of Moving Earth.
  • Tractors and Related Equipment. Tractors.
  • Bulldozers. General Information.
  • Clearing Land. Land-Clearing Operations.
  • Ripping Rock. General Information.
  • Scrapers Cranes. Draglines and Clamshells.
  • Clamshells. Hydraulic Excavators.Hoes.Loaders.General Information.
  • Trenching Machines. Trucks and Hauling Equipment.Geotechnical Materials, Compaction, and Stabilization.
  • Soil Stabilization. Conveyors, Elevators and Hoists.General Information. Compressed Air.
  • Blasting Rock. Tunneling.Types of Rock.Grouting.Piles and Pile-Driving Equipment. Pumping Equipment.Introduction.
  • Crushers for the Production of Aggregate. Concrete Plants and Equipment. Introduction.
  • Asphalt Mix Production and Placement. Introduction.
Text/Ref Books
  • Construction Equipment Operation and Maintenance by Y. Pakra and M. Tushnakov, 1971. Mir Publishers Moscow.
  • Builders’ Plant and Equipment by G. Barber, 1973. Newnes-Butterworths London.
Time Schedule Summer Semester 2014
Faculty/Resource Person MajSohail Anwar Malik

 MSc (UET Taxila)

 Discipline: Engineering Manaagement