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- 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...
- CRC Press 2014; US$ 179.95
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...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2013; US$ 199.00
The International Journal of Structural Integrity - IJSI was launched in 2010 and is published in partnership with the European Aeronautics Science Network - EASN. The ISJI aims at a broad coverage of structural integrity issues, including material characterizations from the fracture and fatigue points to view, numerical modeling of those phenomena... more...
- 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...
- Springer 2013; US$ 39.99
Neben dem aktuellen Verordnungstext und der amtlichen Begrundung zur HOAI 2013 enthalt dieses Buch eine anschauliche Synopse der HOAI 2009 und der HOAI 2013. Diese Form der tabellarischen Gegenuberstellung von altem und neuem Verordnungstext erleichtert die Arbeit mit der neuen HOAI und verschafft dem Anwender sofort einen guten Uberblick uber die... more...
- CRC Press 2012; US$ 135.95
A sound and more modern Eurocode-based approach to design is the global approach, where the structures are considered as whole units, rather than to use traditional element-based design procedures. Although large frameworks and even whole buildings are now routinely analysed using computer packages, structural engineers do not always understand complex... more...
- IOS Press 2007; US$ 65.00
Irregularly shaped building designs with surfaces curving in two directions ('double curved'), and also known as Free Form, Blob or liquid architecture, have gained renewed interest in the last decade due to the then emerging availability and user-friendliness of computerized design tools in the 1990's. These tools were introduced in the... more...
- 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...
- Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 59.99
Specially written for contractors and small businesses carrying out small works, Spon's Estimating Cost Guide to Finishings contains accurate information on thousands of rates, each broken down to labour, material overheads and profit. This is the first book to include typical project costs for painting and wallpapering, plasterwork, floor and... more...