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Construction Depth Reference Manual for the Civil PE Exam

Product Code/ISBN: 9781591264927

The Construction Depth Reference Manual for the Civil PE Exam is the perfect addition to your study materials for the NCEES (National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying) exam.  Published in 2016, this manual was made to help you specifically with the Civil Engineering Construction depth portion of the exam.  This must-have essential guide to your passing of the PE (Professional Engineer) exam comes with a clear, concise, and extremely easy to understand explanation of the topics you need to know for the exam.  Complete with an easy to use index and great introduction into the Civil Engineering Construction depth portion of the test, if you plan on passing the PE exam in one try this is the guide you need!  Some of the topics covered are:

  • Scheduling
  • Temporary Structures
  • Earthwork Construction and Layout
  • Cost estimation for lap siding
  • Material Testing
  • Staking
  • Cranes
  • Time-Cost Trade-off
  • Bracing
  • Temporary Excavation Support Systems
  • Valve Engineering and Costing
  • Material Quality Control and Procedures
  • Construction Operations and Methods
  • Cost Estimation for laugh gauge metal framing

This guide is meant to be used in conjunction with the Construction Depth Practice Exams for the Civil PE Exam, 2nd Edition.


About the publisher:  PPI (Professional Publications, Inc.) has been a publisher for exam reviews since 1975.  They are located in Belmont, CA and are the leading publishers in surveying, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, and engineering exam review.  They provide books for the Chemical PE, Civil PE, CA Civil Seismic, CA Civil Surveying, Electrical PE, Environmental PE, Mechanical PE, Control Systems PE, Fire Protection PE, Industrial PE, Nuclear PE, as well as books for the FE (Fundamentals of Engineering), SE (Structural Engineering), Surveying FS (Fundamentals of Surveying) & PS (Professional Surveyor), Architect Registration, NCIDQ (National Council for Interior Design Qualification), IDEX (Interior Design Examination) California, and the L.A.R.E. (Landscape Architect Registration Examination)