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Document ID (ISN)53584
CIS number 90-519
ISBN(s) 3-7303-0062-8
Year 1988
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Balasus W., Titschkowski W., Thalemann H.
Title Earthmoving and excavation work
Original title Erd- und Tiefbauarbeiten [in German]
Bibliographic information Verlag Tribüne, Am Treptower Park 28/30, DDR-1139 Berlin, 1st edition, 1988. 93p. Illus. Price: DDM 3.80.
Abstract The contents of this booklet, which takes full account of the replacement of physically heavy work by complex machinery, include: preparation of a construction project, preliminary work on the site (demolition, pile and sheet driving, water drainage), the earthmoving and excavation work itself (manual and mechanised, shoring of trenches and excavations, prevention of hazards due to buried electrical cables), transport (signalling and work on dumps), site workshops, transportable diesel oil reservoirs. In the appendix: list of relevant legislation in the German Democratic Republic, directive on the prevention of accidents due to explosive devices left over from the war.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety; earthmoving; construction sites; trenching and excavating
Descriptors (secondary) work near electric lines; German Democratic Republic; pile driving; fuel tanks; drainage; earthmoving equipment; demolition; warning notices; civil engineering; maintenance shops; legislation; trench shoring
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Construction industry
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Trenching and excavating