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Systems of building construction, Including fireproof construction, concrete construction

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  • Schutzbauwerke gegen Wildbachgefahrenby Konrad Bergmeister; Jü Suda; rgen; ; Johannes bl; Florian Rudolf-Miklau

    Wiley 2012; US$ 43.50

    Die Wildbachverbauung umfasst die Gesamtheit aller Maßnahmen, die in oder an einem Wildbach oder in seinem Einzugsgebiet ausgeführt werden, um insbesondere das Bachbett und die angrenzenden Hänge zu sichern, Hochwasser und Feststoffe schadlos abzuführen und die Wirkung von Hochwasserereignissen auf ein zumutbares Ausmaß 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...

  • Building Construction Illustratedby Francis D. K. Ching

    Wiley 2014; US$ 49.95

    The classic visual guide to the basics of building construction, now with a 3D digital building model for interactive learning For over three decades, Building Construction Illustrated has offered an outstanding introduction to the principles of building construction. This new edition of the revered classic remains as relevant as ever, providing... more...

  • Glasbau 2014by Bernhard Weller

    Wiley 2014; 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...

  • Fundamentals of Building Constructionby Edward Allen; Joseph Iano

    Wiley 2013; US$ 135.00

    Note from the publisher: An access card with redemption code for the online  Interactive Resource Center  is included with  all new, print copies  or can be purchased separately. If you rent or purchase a used book with an access code, the access code may have been redeemed previously and you may have to purchase a new access... more...

  • Life Cycle Analysisby Kathrina Simonen

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 33.95

    Life Cycle Assessment addresses the dynamic and dialectic of building and ecology, presenting the key theories and techniques surrounding the use of life cycle assessment data and methods. Architects and construction professionals must assume greater responsibility in helping building owners to understand the implications of making material,... more...

  • Explosion-Resistant Buildingsby M.Y.H. Bangash

    Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG 2006; US$ 379.00

    Highlights various aspects of the analysis and design of buildings subject to impact, explosion, and fire. This reference book includes three-dimensional finite element and discrete element techniques. They are applied to buildings such as the World Trade Center Towers and the Federal Building in Oklahoma. more...

  • Designing Steel Structures for Fire Safetyby Jean Marc Franssen; Venkatesh Kodur; Raul Zaharia

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 129.95

    Structural design in fire conditions is conceptually similar to structural design in normal temperature conditions, but often more difficult because of internal forces induced by thermal expansion, strength reduction due to elevated temperatures, and numerous other factors. In recent years there has been a growing interest in the development... more...

  • Earthquake Phenomenology from the Fieldby Zhongliang Wu; Changsheng Jiang; Xiaojun Li; Guangjun Li; Zhifeng Ding

    Springer 2014; US$ 54.99

    Based on the field investigation and the summary of the published research results of the April 20, 2013, Lushan, Sichuan, China, MS7.0 earthquake, having occurred along the same fault zone which accommodated the May 12, 2008, Wenchuan MS8.0 earthquake, this Brief tries to describe and discuss the special earthquake phenomenology associated with both... more...

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

    Birkhäuser 2009; US$ 62.95

    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...