Download Basic Civil Engineering by Satheesh Gopil

The aim of compiling this book has been to give a working knowledge of the important details of civil engineering, construction, materials used in civil engineering, including the source of raw materials, their characteristics, the process of manufacture, their defects, structures and uses in the industry, and the basics of…continue reading →

Download Soil Mechanics in Engineering Practice by Karl Terzaghi, Ralph B. Peck, Gholamreza Mesri [PDF]

Soil mechanics originated several decades ago under the pressure of necessity. As the practical problems involving soils broadened in scope, the inadequacy of the scientific tools available for coping with them became increasingly apparent.Efforts to remedy the situation started almost simultaneously in the United States and in Europe, and within…continue reading →