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Chapter 1: Site investigations. Chapter 2: Glossary of terms. Chapter 3: Soil classification systems. Chapter 4: Definition of soil by grain size. Chapter 5: U.S./Metric sieve sizes. Chapter 6: Interpreting soil-test boring logs. Chapter 7: Classification terminology used in conjunction with test borings. Chapter 8: OSHA soil classifications. Chapter 9: OSHA simple slope, single, and multiple bench diagrams. Chapter 10: OSHA simple slope and vertical-sided trench bench diagrams. Chapter 11: Caissons. Chapter 12: Piles (types). Chapter 13: Basic parts of a typical pile-driving rig. Chapter 14: Pile-driving rig with fixed-lead system. Chapter 15: Pile-driving rig with swing-lead system. Chapter 16: Lead types. Chapter 17: Pile-driving rig in batter configurations. Chapter 18: Pile-driving hammer types. Chapter 19: Sheet piles. Chapter 20: Typical sheet pile sections. Chapter 21: Steel H Piles (typical sections and specifications). Chapter 22: Typical soldier pile detail (rock bearing). Chapter 23: Typical braced soldier pile with deadman. Chapter 24: Typical soldier pile with wood lagging, steel walers, and bracing. Chapter 25: Dewatering. Chapter 26: Diagrammatical display of water flow from wellpoints. Chapter 27: Drawdown (diagramatical). Chapter 28: Protecting foundations from ground water. Chapter 29: Hand signals for boom-equipment operators. Chapter 30: Avoiding bituminous paving pitfalls. Chapter 31: Calculating the amount of bitumastic paving per 100 linear feet and per mile. Chapter 32: Linear feet of paving covered by one ton of material. Chapter 33: Linear meters of asphalt covered by one ton of material. Chapter 34: Cubic meters of asphalt for various widths/depths of paving (metric). Chapter 35: Tons of asphalt required per mile for various widths/pounds per yard. Chapter 36: Asphalt paving block specifications.