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The purpose of the project is to describe the mechanical plant and methods used by the contractors in the construction industry.
The project report is divided into four chapters.
The first chapter deals with the description of the contractors mechanical plant like small power plant, cranes, earth-moving and excavation plant,
transportation plant and mixing concrete plant.
The second chapter deals with the methods of construction used by the contractors.
The third chapter deals with some comments and improvements for the above methods. This chapter was discussed with the local contractor on
site. The last chapter deals with the safety of planning and equipment at building sites.
Some photographs were taken during my visit in the various sites, to support the report and to show the different types of plant, to help the
reader to distinguish them.
By reading this book the reader will understand what happens in the construction industry, what methods and plants are used and how a project proceeds through the different methods and techniques the
contractors used.


Higher Technical Institute
Το πλήρες κείμενο είναι διαθέσιμο από το Υπουργείο Ενέργειας, Εμπορίου Βιομηχανίας και Τουρισμού.


Library of Cyprus University of Technology

Contributor :

Kkolos, Andreas





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Απαγορεύεται η δημοσίευση ή αναπαραγωγή, ηλεκτρονική ή άλλη χωρίς τη γραπτή συγκατάθεση του δημιουργού και κάτοχου των πνευματικών δικαιωμάτων.



Alexandrou, Demos , “Plant equipment and methods used in the construction industry ,” Αψίδα, accessed May 26, 2020,