Clicky

Home / Tag Archives: Road work

Tag Archives: Road work

What is The Contour Mapping

What is Contour Mapping

Contour Mapping – Characteristics, Methods & Uses. The Contour are the lines joining the points of equal elevation on the surface of earth or we can say that the contour is a line in which the ground surface is intersected by the level surface obtained by joining points of the …

Read More »

What is Alignment of Road

What is Alignment of The Road

What is Alignment of The Road ? The position occupied by the center line of the Road in plan is called alignment of road. The new road should be aligned very carefully as the cost of the construction, maintenance, safety & ease in travel etc. depends much upon the alignment …

Read More »

Why Camber Is Provided In Road

Types Of Camber

Types Of  The Road Camber – Advantages & Methods Of Providing Camber What Is The Camber ? Camber is the slope provided to Road Surface in the transverse direction to drain off the rainwater from the road surface. It is also known as cross slope of the road. In this article, …

Read More »

Calculation For Road Work

Calculation for Road

Calculation For Road Work Make an approximate estimate of earthwork in partially cutting and lengthwise filling with respect to road embankment by simply applying the mean area method. The width of road development in the plain region is 22 ft. in addition to the cutting side slope will be 1:1 …

Read More »