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Stream The term stream includes the channelized flow of any size, from the smallest brook to a very large river. Although the term river and stream are used synonymously. Type of Stream On the basis of development and origin it have been classified into four groups. i. Consequent Consequent are those which follow the slope of the initial surface. ii. Subsequent There ... Read More »



Bridge Bridge form an important part of the transportation rules. They are constructed across the rivers to carry highways and railways. Nature of Rocks The rocks over which the piers and abutments are to be founded must be strong and durable. They should be free closely spaced joints, fissures, shear zones, solution channels and other zones of weakness. Poorly cemented, thin bedded and soft sedimentary rock should be avoided. The rocks having joints and fracture ... Read More »

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