top of page


Public·11 members


Surveying and Levelling by TP Kanetkar and SV Kulkarni: A Review

Surveying and levelling are two fundamental skills for civil engineers, architects, and land surveyors. Surveying is the process of measuring and mapping the earth's surface, while levelling is the process of determining the relative heights of points on the earth's surface. Surveying and levelling are essential for planning, designing, and constructing various structures and projects, such as buildings, roads, bridges, dams, tunnels, etc.

One of the most popular and comprehensive textbooks on surveying and levelling is Surveying and Levelling: Part. I :a Text Book on Surveying and Levelling "for Engineering Students and Practising Engineers by T. P. Kanetkar and S. V. Kulkarni. This book was first published in 1956 and has been revised and updated several times since then. The latest edition is the 24th edition, which was published in 2010 by Vidyarthi Griha Prakashan. The book covers both the theoretical and practical aspects of surveying and levelling, with numerous examples, illustrations, diagrams, tables, and problems. The book is divided into 15 chapters, covering topics such as:

Download Zip:

  • Introduction to surveying and levelling

  • Chain surveying

  • Compass surveying

  • Plane table surveying

  • Theodolite surveying