Question Paper: Dock Harbour & Airport Engineering : Question Paper Dec 2014 - Civil Engineering (Semester 8) | Gujarat Technological University (GTU)

Dock Harbour & Airport Engineering - Dec 2014

Civil Engineering (Semester 8)


1 (a) Enlist the constituents of harbour. Draw the sketch of a typical artificial harbour.(7 marks) 1 (b) Describe aircraft and its characteristics.(7 marks) 2 (a) Explain in detail advantages and disadvantages of air transport.(7 marks) 2 (b) What is dredging? Classify the different types of dredging works. List the different types of dredgers.(7 marks) 2 (c) What is the function of a hanger? Explain the Nose hangers and T hangers with neat sketch.(7 marks) 3 (a) What is transit sheds. Discuss in brief.(7 marks) 3 (b) Explain by drawing sketch wind rose diagram type II showing direction, duration and intensity of wind.(7 marks) 3 (c) What are dry docks? Draw sketch of dry graving dry dock.(7 marks) 3 (d) Give classification of break water and explain any one.(7 marks) 4 (a) What are the purposes of airport terminal building? Draw layout of airport terminal building.(7 marks) 4 (b) Write a short note on runway lighting and visual aids.(7 marks) 4 (c) Explain in brief about different runway patterns with neat sketches.(7 marks) 4 (d) Explain the general requirements of grading.(7 marks) 5 (a) How the water waves are generated? Explain by drawing sketch shallow waves and deep waves.(7 marks) 5 (b) Discuss buoys, beacons and light house.(7 marks) 5 (c) Explain exit taxiway and holding apron.(7 marks) 5 (d) Write short note on harbour maintenance.(7 marks)

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