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Transportation Engineering – II

Transportation Engineering – II

Published by uLektz

Course Code:RT32015

Author:uLektz

University: JNTU Kakinada

Regulation:2013

Categories:Civil

Format : ico_bookePUB3 (DRM Protected)

Type :eBook

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Description :Transportation Engineering – II of RT32015 covers the latest syllabus prescribed by JNTU Kakinada for regulation 2013. Author: uLektz, Published by uLektz Learning Solutions Private Limited.

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UNIT I COMPONENTS OF RAILWAY ENGINEERING

1.1 Components of Railway Engineering:Permanent way components – Railway Track Gauge - Cross Section of Permanent Way.

1.2 Functions of various Components like Rails, Sleepers and Ballast –Rail Fastenings –

1.3 Creep of Rails- Theories related to creep – Adzing of Sleepers- Sleeper density – Rail joints.

UNIT II GEOMETRIC DESIGN OF RAILWAY TRACK

2.1 Geometric Design of Railway Track: Alignment – Engineering Surveys -Gradients- Grade Compensation- Cant and Negative Super elevation- Cant Deficiency – Degree of Curve – safe speed on curves

2.2 Transition curve

2.3 Compound curves – Reverse curves – Extra clearance on curves – widening of gauge on curves – vertical curves – cheek rails on curves.

UNIT III TURNOUTS & CONTROLLERS

3.1 Turnouts & Controllers: Track layouts – Switches – Design of Tongue Rails – Crossings – Turnouts – Layout of Turnout

3.2 Double Turnout – Diamond crossing – Scissors crossing.

3.3 Signal Objectives – Classification – Fixed signals – Stop signals

3.4 Signaling systems – Mechanical signaling system – Electrical signaling system

3.5 System for Controlling Train Movement – Interlocking – Modern signaling Installations.

UNIT IV AIRPORT PLANNING & DESIGN

4.1 Airport Planning & Design:Airport Master plan – Airport site selection – Air craft characteristics – Zoning laws

4.2 Airport classification – Runway orientation – Wind rose diagram – Runway length – Taxiway design

4.3 Terminal area and Airport layout – Visual aids and Air traffic control.

UNIT V RUNWAY DESIGN

5.1 Runway Design:Various Design factors – Design methods for Flexible pavements – Design methods for Rigid pavements -LCN system of Pavement Design-Airfield Pavement Failures

5.2 Maintenance and Rehabilitation of Airfield pavements

5.3 Evaluation & Strengthening of Airfield pavements – Airport Drainage – Design of surface and subsurface drainage.

UNIT VI PLANNING, LAYOUT, CONSTRUCTION & MAINTENANCE OF DOCKS & harbour

6.1 Planning, Layout, Construction & Maintenance Of Docks & harbour:Classification of ports

6.2 Requirement of a good port – classification of harbour

6.3 Docks - Dry & wet docks – Transition sheds and workhouses – Layouts

6.4 Quays – construction of Quay walls – Wharves – Jetties – Tides - Break waters

6.5 Tidal data and Analysis- Dredging – Maintenance of Ports and harbour – Navigational aids

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