CE8702 RAILWAYS, AIRPORTS, DOCKS AND HARBOUR ENGINEERING NOTES 2017 REGULATION

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CE8702 RAILWAYS, AIRPORTS, DOCKS AND HARBOUR ENGINEERING NOTES 2017 REGULATION 

In this post we have posted some notes on CE8702 RAILWAYS, AIRPORTS, DOCKS AND HARBOUR ENGINEERING of PROFESSIONAL CORE for ANNA UNIVERSITY AFFILIATED COLLEGES STUDENTS. 


Here We have listed the the notes whichever we could collect for HS8151 COMMUNICATIVE ENGLISH subject, We think that it will be helpful for your exam preparation.

OBJECTIVE:

👉 To introduce the students about Railways planning, design, construction and maintenance
and planning design principles of airport and harbour

UNIT I RAILWAY PLANNING AND CONSTRUCTION

Elements of permanent way – Rails, Sleepers, Ballast, rail fixtures and fastenings, Selection of gauges – Track Stress, coning of wheels, creep in rails, defects in rails – Route alignment surveys, conventional and modern methods–Geometric design of railway, gradient, super elevation, widening of gauge on curves- Level Crossings. 

UNIT II RAILWAY CONSTRUCTION AND MAINTENANCE

Earthwork – Stabilization of track on poor soil – Track drainage – Calculation of Materials required for track laying – Construction and maintenance of tracks – Railway Station and yards and passenger amenities-Signalling 

UNIT III AIRPORT PLANNING

Air transport characteristics – airport classification – ICAO – airport planning: Site selection typical Airport Layouts, Case Studies, parking and Circulation Area . 

UNIT IV AIRPORT DESIGN

Runway Design: Orientation, Wind Rose Diagram, Problems on basic and Actual Length, Geometric Design – Elements of Taxiway Design – Airport Zones – Passenger Facilities and Services – Runway and Taxiway Markings. 

UNIT V HARBOUR ENGINEERING

Definition of Basic Terms: Harbour, Port, Satellite Port, Docks, Waves and Tides – Planning and Design of Harbours: Harbour Layout and Terminal Facilities – Coastal Structures: Piers, Break waters, Wharves, Jetties, Quays, Spring Fenders, Dolphins and Floating Landing Stage – Inland Water Transport – Wave action on Coastal Structures and Coastal Protection Works – Coastal Regulation Zone, 2011 . 

 TOTAL: 45 PERIODS

OUTCOMES:

Students who successfully complete this course will be able to:
👉 Understand the methods of route alignment and design elements in Railway Planning and Constructions. 
👉 Understand the Construction techniques and Maintenance of Track laying and Railway stations. 
👉 Gain an insight on the planning and site selection of Airport Planning and design.
👉 Analyze and design the elements for orientation of runways and passenger facility systems. 
👉 Understand the various features in Harbours and Ports, their construction, coastal protection works and coastal Regulations to be adopted.

TEXTBOOKS:

1. Subramanian K.P., Highways, Railways, Airport and Harbour Engineering, V Scitech Publications (India), Chennai, 2010 . 
2. Saxena Subhash, C.and Satyapal Arora, A Course in Railway Engineering, Dhanapat Rai and Sons, Delhi, 1998 . 
3. Khanna.S.K. Arora.M.G and Jain.S.S, Airport Planning and Design, Nemachand and Bros, Roorkee, 1994. 

REFERENCES:

1. Venkatramaiah. C., Transportation Engineering-Vol.2 Railways, Airports, Docks and Harbours, Bridges and Tunnels.,Universities Press (India) Private Limited, Hyderabad, 2015. 
2. Mundrey J S, Railway Track Engineering, McGraw Hill Education ( India) Private Ltd, New Delhi, 2013

CE8702 RAILWAYS, AIRPORTS, DOCKS AND HARBOUR ENGINEERING UNIT WISE NOTES 

Unit 1 – Click here
Unit 2 – Click here
Unit 3 – Click here
Unit 4 – Click here
Unit 5 – Click here
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