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  • Advanced Connection Systems for Architectural Glazingby Roham Afghani Khoraskani

    Springer International Publishing 2015; US$ 54.99

    This book presents the findings of a detailed study to explore the behavior of architectural glazing systems during and after an earthquake and to develop design proposals that will mitigate or even eliminate the damage inflicted on these systems. The seismic behavior of common types of architectural glazing systems are investigated and causes of damage... more...

  • Tall Buildingsby A. Coull; B. Stafford Smith

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 93.95

    Tall Buildings provides information and research on tall buildings. This book presents the advances in structural analysis, in methods of design, in methods of construction, and in the properties of materials. Organized into three sections encompassing 27 chapters, this book begins with an overview of the important features of the interaction of a... more...

  • Structural Integrity Research of the Electric Power Research Instituteby Stanley H. Fistedis

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Structural Integrity Research of the Electric Power Research Institute presents the result of the mission of the Electric Power Research Institute to conduct research and development promoting the clean, safe, and economical generation of power by the utility industry. This book covers nuclear plant design, licensing, and regulation questions. Organized... more...

  • The Idea of Buildingby Steven Groak

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 73.95

    This book is unique in its attempt to explore the many ways we have of thinking about buildings. In particular it raises questions about the kinds of knowledge we have and will need in designing, making and enjoying our buildings. At the very least this book provides an overview of the fragmented construction industry, making it a vital purchase for... more...

  • The Natural Plaster Bookby Cedar Rose Guelberth; Dan Chiras; Deanne Bednar

    New Society Publishers 2002; US$ 29.99

    An essential resource for natural home builders. more...

  • Englisch für Architekten und Bauingenieure - English for Architects and Civil Engineersby Sharon Heidenreich

    Vieweg+Teubner Verlag 2010; US$ 29.99

    Das Tätigkeitsfeld des Planers im Baugeschehen wird zunehmend international. Dieses Sprachlehrbuch knüpft an das vorhandene Schulenglisch an und bereitet den Leser durch Fachtexte, typische Dialoge und Geschäftsbriefe systematisch auf die Arbeit als Planer im und mit dem englischsprachigen Ausland vor. Das praxisnahe Buch ist in die einzelnen Planungs-... more...

  • Structure and Architectureby Angus J Macdonald

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 51.95

    'Structure and Architecture' is an essential textbook for students and practitioners of architecture and structural engineering. MacDonald explains the basic principles of structure and describes the ranges of structure types in current use. Furthermore, the book links these topics directly with the activity of architectural design and criticism. An... more...

  • Building Structuresby Malcolm Millais

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 55.95

    A thorough introduction to building for the non-expert, this book is a one-stop book reference source for knowing everything important about building structures. Readers: follow the history of structural understanding grasp all the concepts of structural behaviour via step by step explanations apply the concepts to a simple building see how... more...

  • Plaster, Render, Paint and Coatingsby Alexander Reichel; Anette Hochberg; Christine Köpke

    Birkhäuser 2005; US$ 62.95

    Plastering, colors, and coatings help characterize surfaces, determine the impression a room makes, create light effects. This volume uses international examples to present innovative solutions on this theme. Expert authors describe and define the essential principles, drawing attention to points to be aware of. more...

  • Integrated Life Cycle Design of Structuresby Asko Sarja

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 188.95

    Traditionally the process of design has concentrated on the construction phase itself, with the primary objective being to optimise efficiency and minimise costs during development and construction. With the move towards a more sustainable development comes the need for this short-term approach to be expanded to encompass the entire service life of... more...