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  • Ground Improvement By Deep Vibratory Methodsby Klaus Kirsch; Fabian Kirsch

    CRC Press 2010; Not Available

    Vibro compaction and vibro stone columns are the two dynamic methods of soil improvement most commonly used worldwide. These methods have been developed over seventy years and are now in a position of unrivalled importance amongst modern foundation measures. The first works on granular soil by densification, and the second is used to displace and reinforce... more...

  • Unsaturated Soilsby E. J. Murray; V. Sivakumar

    Wiley 2010; US$ 123.00 US$ 106.60

    An understanding of the mechanical properties of unsaturated soils is crucial for geotechnical engineers worldwide, as well as to those concerned with the interaction of structures with the ground. This book deals principally with fine-grained clays and silts, or soils containing coarser sand and gravel particles but with a significant percentage of... more...

  • Mauerwerkby Wolfram Jäger; Gero Marzahn

    Wiley 2012; US$ 51.50 US$ 44.63

    Die Zeitschrift Mauerwerk führt technologische Innovation und architektonische Tradition des Mauerwerkbaus in allen Facetten zusammen und deckt als einzige deutschsprachige Zeitschrift diese Bauweise in ihrer gesamten Breite ab. more...

  • Stahltragwerke im Industriebauby Hartmut Pasternak; Hans-Ullrich Hoch; Dieter Füg

    Wiley 2012; US$ 77.50 US$ 67.17

    Mit dem vorliegenden Buch wird ein bedeutender Bereich des Stahlbaus - der Industriebau - behandelt. In acht Kapiteln werden alle wichtigen Aspekte dieses Teilgebietes dargestellt. Nach einer Einleitung zur Entwicklung der Stahlbauweise werden die Tragwerkselemente - flächenartige Bauteile, Pfetten, Riegel, Träger, Fachwerke - vorgestellt.... more...

  • Ingenieurbaustoffeby Hans-Wolf Reinhardt

    Wiley 2012; US$ 77.50 US$ 67.17

    Baustoffe erfüllen ihren Zweck, wenn sie richtig ausgewählt, hergestellt und verarbeitet sind. Sie bestimmen die Tragfähigkeit einer Konstruktion, die Gestalt, den Wärme- und Schallschutz, die Wasserdichtheit und den Widerstand gegen Temperatur- und Feuchtewechsel, und auch den Preis. Dieses Buch behandelt die wichtigsten Werkstoffe... more...

  • Grundbau-Taschenbuchby Karl Josef Witt

    Wiley 2010; US$ 86.50 US$ 74.97

    The third part of the Geotechnical Engineering Handbook is treating foundations and geotechnical structures. The particular contributions cover shallow foundations with their stability, piles, sheet pile walls, diaphragm walls, excavation pits, retaining structures and measures for slope protection. Special questions like the foundation of structures... more...

  • Grundbau-Taschenbuchby Karl Josef Witt

    Wiley 2010; US$ 86.50 US$ 74.97

    The second part of the Geotechnical Engineering Handbook is dealing with the geotechnical procedures and their methods of global analysis and analytical procedures: Soil engineering, ground improvement, injection- and anchorage methods, driving and drilling, damp-proofing and waterproofing of structures, soil freezing, ground water lowering up to engineering-biological... more...

  • Design of Reinforced Masonry Structuresby Narendra Taly

    McGraw-Hill Education 2010; US$ 140.00 US$ 122.50

    The Definitive Guide to Designing Reinforced Masonry Structures Fully updated to the 2009 International Building Code (2009 IBC) and the 2008 Masonry Standards Joint Committee (MSJC-08), Design of Reinforced Masonry Structures , second edition, presents the latest methods for designing strong, safe, and economical structures with reinforced masonry.... more...

  • Structural Analysis of Historic Construction: Preserving Safety and Significance, Two Volume Setby Dina D'Ayala; Enrico Fodde

    CRC Press 2008; US$ 397.00

    The successful preservation of an historic building, complex or city depends on the continued use and daily care that come with it. The possibility of continued use depends on the adaptation of the building to modern standards and practice of living, requiring changes in constructional or structural features. Conservation engineering is the process... more...

  • Shell Structures: Theory and Applications (Vol. 2)by Wojciech Pietraszkiewicz; Ireneusz Kreja

    CRC Press 2009; US$ 188.95

    Shell Structures. Theory and Applications, Volume 2 contains 77 contributions from over 17 countries, reflecting a wide spectrum of scientific and engineering problems of shell structures. The papers are divided into six broad groups: 1. General lectures; 2. Theoretical modeling; 3. Stability; 4. Dynamics; 5. Numerical analysis; 6. Engineering design,... more...