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    Beuth 2015; US$ 84.31

    Der Praxis-Band "Holzbau" vermittelt kompetent und anschaulich die Grundlagen für Bemessung und Konstruktion von Tragkonstruktionen und Verbindungen des Holzbaus. Die 16. Auflage des bewährten Standardwerks wurde auf Basis des inzwischen bauaufsichtlich eingeführten Eurocodes 5 "Bemessung und Konstruktion von Holzbauten" vollständig... more...

  • Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering, Second Editionby Robert Day

    McGraw-Hill Education 2012; US$ 130.00

    Chapter 1: Introduction Part 1: Introduction to Earthquakes Chapter 2: Basic Earthquake Principles Chapter 3: Common Earthquake Effects Chapter 4: Earthquake Structural Damage Part 2: Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering Analyses Chapter 5: Site Investigation for Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering Chapter 6: Liquefaction Chapter 7: Earthquake-Induced... more...

  • Why is Landscape Beautiful?by Lucius Burckhardt; Markus Ritter; Martin Schmitz

    Birkhäuser 2015; US$ 56.00

    Lucius Burckhardt (1925?2003) lehrte an der Universität Kassel Architekturtheorie, gründete in den 1980er Jahren die Promenadologie, die Spaziergangswissenschaft, und entwickelte sie zu einer komplexen und weitsichtigen Planungs- und Designdisziplin. Das Buch veröffentlicht erstmals in englischer Sprache 32 Texte des Design- und Planungskritikers,... more...

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    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 59.95

    This highly illustrated text brings together two areas which have both grown in popularity in recent years: gridshells and bamboo. Bamboo is a fast-growing, naturally available, renewable resource which is quite strong and lends itself to structural applications. In this unique text, David Rockwood demonstrates the viability of bamboo as a building... more...

  • Steildachby Anton Pech; Andreas Kolbitsch; Karlheinz Hollinsky

    Birkhäuser 2015; US$ 42.00

    Steildächer stellen traditionell den typischen Gebäudeabschluss konventioneller Hochbauten in Mittel- und Nordeuropa dar. Neben den Planungsgrundlagen werden im vorliegenden Band typische Tragwerke für Holz- und Massivkonstruktionen vorgestellt, exemplarische Schichtaufbauten und die typischen Eindeckungen behandelt. Den Dachrandabschlüssen... more...

  • Control of Traffic Systems in Buildingsby Sandor Markon; Hiroshi Kise; Hajime Kita

    Springer 2006; US$ 209.00

    Focusing on elevator groups, this work covers the theory and design of passenger and cargo traffic systems with operational examples and topics such as: noisy, on-line and algorithmic optimization; identification and tracking of loads; integration of control with security and management; medium- and wide-area networked control; and more. more...

  • Green Constructionby Prof. Charles Egbu

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2009; US$ 199.00

    This ebook encompasses a diverse yet interrelated range of themes within Green Construction. It presents research associated with strategies and tools designed to provide energy efficient solutions; performance assessment of processes and technologies, and the consideration of social issues associated with motivating and improving awareness to embrace... more...

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    Diplomica Verlag 2010; US$ 39.80

    Im Zuge der volatilen Stahlpreisentwicklung der Jahre 2006 bis 2009 kristallisiert sich der Betonstahl zu einem signifikanten Kostenrisiko in der Kalkulation schlüsselfertiger Bauvorhaben heraus. Somit ist die Ermittlung exakter Baustahlmengen von zentraler Bedeutung, gerade in Zeiten der zunehmenden Globalisierung und Finanzmarktprobleme. Diese Studie... more...

  • Supply Chain Management in the Construction Industryby Anders Segerstedt

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2010; US$ 199.00

    This e-book concentrates on the Construction Industry and the management of its supply chains, to discuss and point to some differences and possible similarities with traditional manufacturing and its supply chains. The market of the construction company is mostly local and highly volatile. The long durability of the construction “product”... more...