Principles, Practice and Design of Highway Engineering Including Airport Pavements is a comprehensive book for undergraduate students of Civil Engineering. The book comprises chapters on highway planning and administration, highway economics and financing, highway location and project preparation, soil classification, soil stabilized roads, general principles of pavement design and rigid pavement design methods. In addition, the book consists of several diagrams and illustrations to help understand the concepts better. This book is essential for students preparing for competitive examinations like GATE and IES.
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S. Chand Publishing is a leading publishing company in India. They have been in the market for more than seventy years and specialize in academic books. They publish books that meet the needs of students from primary level to professional level in engineering, management, commerce, basic sciences and other subjects. They have been recipients of national awards every year. They are the first Indian publishing company to be ISO 9001:2008 certified. S. Chand Group is one of the few publishing houses in India with an in-house integrated publishing solution and with a massive distribution network of twenty four locations throughout the country. Their books conform to the various syllabus patterns of different education boards and universities. Some of the books published by S. Chand Group are ISC Computer Science Using Java for Class XII (Book II), Fundamental of Digital Electronics and Microprocessors, Solutions to Problems in Advanced Accounts Volume II, Retail Management Global Perspective and A Textbook of B.Sc. Maths for 6th Semester.