Temporary Works: Principles of design and construction, Second edition

Table Of Contents

Contents
Foreword xv
List of contributors xvii
Introduction xxiii
1 Safety, statutory and contractual obligations 1
2 Management of temporary works 15
3 Site compounds and set-up 37
4 Tower crane bases 57
5 Site roads and working platforms 69
6 Control of groundwater 87
7 Lime and cement stabilisation 99
8 Jet grouting 109
9 Artificial ground freezing 117
10 Slope stability in temporary excavations 127
11 Sheet piling 141
12 Trenching 159
13 Diaphragm walls 175
14 Contiguous and secant piled walls 193
15 Caissons and shafts 207
16 Bearing piles 217
17 Jetties and plant platforms 229
18 Floating plant 239
19 Temporary bridging 251
20 Heavy moves 263
21 Access and proprietary scaffolds 281
22 Falsework 301
23 Formwork 319
24 Soffit formwork 337
25 Climbing and slip forms 355
26 Temporary façade retention 369
27 Bridge installation techniques 385
28 Backpropping 403
29 Pressure testing of pipelines 421
30 Basement construction 433
31 Digital project delivery – visual planning and BIM 447
32 Rebar stability 465
33 Needling and forming openings in walls 479
34 Temporary works in demolition 493
Index 511