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CMGT 443 - Heavy Civil Utilities


Description:
An introduction to the materials, equipment, methods, and safety requirements for the construction of underground and above ground utilities including water, sewer, natural gas, and electrical systems.

Prerequisites:
Prerequisites: CMGT 346 or CMGT 347.

Credits: (3)

Learner Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Identify the items and terminology of utility systems and the techniques required to construct them.
  • Identify the major materials used in constructing underground utilities. Be able to select the required equipment to install these materials.
  • Identify appropriate safety measures during the construction of underground utilities.
  • Demonstrate the basics of trenchless construction techniques.
  • Identify the major components of water/sewer treatment and central utility plants.
  • Analyze a set of utility construction plans and provide a plan on type of equipment to be used, tasks and crew sizes required.
  • Demonstrate a basic understanding of the code requirements for underground utilities.

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