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Systems of building construction, Including fireproof construction, concrete construction

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  • Glass in Buildingby Bernhard Weller; Silke Tasche; Stefan Unnewehr; Kristina Härth

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 60.00

    Dieser Band liefert einen kompakten Überblick über den materialgerechten Einsatz des Baustoffs Glas in der Baukonstruktion und vermittelt umfassende Informationen zum Entwerfen mit Glas, zur Herstellung und Anwendung spezieller Glasprodukte sowie zu den baurechtlichen Regelungen, die im Glasbau zu berücksichtigen sind. more...

  • Haustechnikby Thomas Laasch; Erhard Laasch

    Springer 2012; US$ 59.95

    Seit über 50 Jahren ist die 'Haustechnik' das führende Standardwerk. Deshalb ist das Buch als kompetenter Berater für Architekten und Ingenieure bei Planung und Ausführung der Gebäudeausrüstung sowie Ver- und Entsorgung haustechnischer Maßnahmen so unentbehrlich geworden. Alle wichtigen Änderungen zu... more...

  • Glasbau 2013by Bernhard Weller; Silke Tasche

    Wiley 2013; US$ 34.95

    Das vorliegende Buch beschreibt in zahlreichen Beiträgen namhafter Autoren den aktuellen Stand der Technik im konstruktiven Glasbau. Die Planung und die Ausführung wegweisender Glasarchitektur werden ausführlich erläutert, die Bemessung und die Konstruktion tragender Glasbauteile praxisgerecht erklärt. Die Optimierung zukunftsfähiger... more...

  • Air Raid Shelters of the Second World Warby Stephen Wade

    Pen and Sword 2011; US$ 5.99

    This book features the design, creation and use of air raid shelters, including interviews with people who used them during the Second World War. The different types of bunkers/air raid shelters (both public and in people’s gardens) are covered and the strength and weakness of their designs discussed, using original designs and primary material.... more...

  • Lehmbauby Horst Schroeder

    Springer 2013; US$ 39.99

    Bauen mit Lehm ist wieder „alltäglich" geworden. Verbunden mit dieser Entwicklung entstand in den letzten Jahren ein enormer Zuwachs an Informationen auf diesem Fachgebiet. Das Buch schafft Transparenz mit einem aktuellen Überblick zur gesamten Thematik. Der Autor berücksichtigt dabei die bauökologischen Aspekte und erläutert... more...

  • Building with Earthby Gernot Minke

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 64.95

    Now in a second edition: This handbook offers a practical systematic overview of the many uses of rammed earth and techniques for processing it. Its properties and physical characteristics are described in informed and knowledgeable detail. more...

  • DETAIL engineering 3: Bollinger + Grohmannby Peter Cachola Schmal; Christian Schittich

    DETAIL 2013; US$ 69.00

    Engineering 3: Bollinger + Grohmann more...

  • Fundamentals of Building Constructionby Edward Allen; Joseph Iano

    Wiley 2013; US$ 135.00

    Now in its sixth edition, this bestselling reference focuses on the basic materials and methods used in building construction. Emphasizing common construction systems such as light wood frame, masonry bearing wall, steel frame, and reinforced concrete construction, the new edition includes new information on building materials properties; the latest... more...

  • Multi-Storey Precast Concrete Framed Structuresby Kim S. Elliott; Colin Jolly

    Wiley 2013; US$ 145.00

    Precast reinforced and prestressed concrete frames provide a high strength, stable, durable and robust solution for any multi-storey structure, and are widely regarded as a high quality, economic and architecturally versatile technology for the construction of multi-storey buildings. The resulting buildings satisfy a wide range of commercial and... more...

  • Fire Safety Engineering Design of Structures, Third Editionby John A. Purkiss; Long-Yuan Li

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 159.95

    Designing structures to withstand the effects of fire is challenging, and requires a series of complex design decisions. This third edition of Fire Safety Engineering Design of Structures provides practising fire safety engineers with the tools to design structures to withstand fires. This text details standard industry design decisions, and offers... more...