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  • Structuresby J E Gordon

    Penguin Books Ltd 1991; Not Available

    In "The New Science of Strong Materials" the author made plain the secrets of materials science. In this volume he explains the importance and properties of different structures. more...

  • Bauwerke und Erdbebenby Konstantin Meskouris; Klaus-G Hinzen; Christoph Butenweg; Michael Mistler

    Springer 2011; US$ 59.99

    Neben theoretischen Grundlagen steht auch bei der dritten Auflage wieder die Praxis der Ingenieurseismologie im Focus. Das Buch wurde um weitere Beispiele, auch zum neu erschienenen Wei druck der DIN 4149, EC8, der Anwendung bei Sonderbauten wie Silobau- und Tankbauwerke sowie Schornsteine erg nzt. Auf der beiliegenden CD sind alle erforderlichen Programme... more...

  • Earthquake Resistant Buildingsby M.Y.H. Bangash

    Springer Fachmedien 2011; US$ 489.00

    This concise work provides a general introduction to the design of buildings which must be resistant to the effect of earthquakes. A major part of this design involves the building structure which has a primary role in preventing serious damage or structural collapse. Much of the material presented in this book examines building structures. Due to... more...

  • Optimierungspotenziale im Lebenszyklus eines Gebäudesby Stefan Seyffert

    Springer Fachmedien 2011; US$ 69.99

    Mit dem Modellansatz in dieser Arbeit gelingt Stefan Seyffert der Nachweis, dass durch die Einf hrung einer digitalen Schnittstelle zwischen der virtuellen Welt und der realen Welt die geforderten Informationen immer zur richtigen Zeit am richtigen Ort verf gbar sind. more...

  • Sanierung und Ausbau von Dächernby Michael Stahr; Dietrich Hinz

    Springer Fachmedien 2011; US$ 59.99

    Die fachgerechte Sanierung eines maroden Daches geh rt zu den dringlichsten und wichtigsten Ma nahmen bei der Erhaltung und Instandsetzung von Geb uden. Beginnend mit einer Einf hrung ber die historische Entwicklung, den Grundlagen der Dachanforderungen und den relevanten Vorschriften in der Sanierung, werden im 2. Teil des Buches Dachsanierungsarbeiten... more...

  • Structures for Nuclear Facilitiesby M.Y.H. Bangash

    Springer Fachmedien 2011; US$ 279.00

    This book provides a general introduction to the topic of buildings for resistance to the effects of abnormal loadings. The structural design requirements for nuclear facilities are very unique. In no other structural system are extreme loads such as tornadoes, missile and loud interaction, earthquake effects typical in excess of any recorded historical... more...

  • Mechanical Behaviour of Salt VIIby Pierre Bérest; Mehdi Ghoreychi; Faouzi Hadj-Hassen; Michel Tijani

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 209.00

    This collection of papers on research into and management of underground structures in salt formations represents the state-of-the-art on applications of salt mechanics in mines and storage caverns for gas/hydrocarbon, radioactive waste and toxic waste disposal. The contributions cover laboratory experiments, constitutive numerical modeling and field... more...

  • Anchorage in Concrete Constructionby Rolf Eligehausen; Mallé; Rainer e; John F. Silva

    Wiley 2013; US$ 160.00

    A comprehensive treatment of current fastening technology using inserts (anchor channels, headed stud), anchors (metal expansion anchor, undercut anchor, bonded anchor, concrete screw and plastic anchor) as well as power actuated fasteners in concrete. It describes in detail the fastening elements as well as their effects and load-bearing capacities... more...

  • Essential Maths for Engineering and Constructionby Mark Breach

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 119.95

    Don?t let your mathematical skills fail you! In Engineering, Construction, and Science examinations, marks are often lost through carelessness or from not properly understanding the mathematics involved. When there are only a few marks on offer for a part of a question, there may be full marks for a right answer and none for a wrong one, regardless... more...

  • Self-Consolidating Concreteby Joseph A. Daczko

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 93.95

    "A very interesting and useful book for all the different practitioners in the concrete industry. Each necessary step is thoroughly dealt with and explained in a nice and pedagogic way." ?Peter Billberg, Swedish Cement and Concrete Research Institute (CBI) "Quite comprehensive and with a narrative style at the practitioner level." ?Lloyd Keller,... more...