CIV 403 – Infrastructure Structures
CIV 403 – Infrastructure Structures; Weekly hours 2+1, ECTS: 5
Acquisition of the basic knowledge in the field of bridges, tunnels, retaining walls and culverts. General definitions for tunnels. Geological, tectonic and hydrological characteristics of the rocks through which tunnels are built. Light profile and shape of tunnels. Methods for tunnels construction. Retaining walls and basics of their design. Types of culverts and their applications.