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  • 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...

  • Structural Design of Low-Rise Buildings in Cold-Formed Steel, Reinforced Masonry, and Structural Timberby J. R. Ubejd Mujagic

    McGraw-Hill Education 2012; US$ 129.00

    A concise guide to the structural design of low-rise buildings in cold-formed steel, reinforced masonry, and structural timber This practical reference discusses the types of low-rise building structural systems, outlines the design process, and explains how to determine structural loadings and load paths pertinent to low-rise buildings. Characteristics... more...

  • Structural Fire Loads: Theory and Principlesby Leo Razdolsky

    McGraw-Hill Education 2012; US$ 105.00

    Tested techniques for designing fire-resistant structures Structural Fire Loads bridges the gap between prescriptive and performance-based methods for the design of fire-resistant buildings. The book streamlines complex computer analyses so that an approximate analytical expression can be easily used in structural fire load analysis and design.... 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 2013; 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...

  • Mineral Admixtures in Cement and Concreteby Jayant D. Bapat

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 135.95

    Written to meet the requirements of engineers working in construction and concrete manufacturing, Mineral Admixtures in Cement and Concrete focuses on how to make more workable and durable concrete using mineral admixtures. In particular, it covers pulverized fuel ash (PFA), blast furnace slag (BFS), silica fume (SF), rice husk ash (RHA), and metakaolin... more...

  • eWork and eBusiness in Architecture, Engineering and Constructionby Gudni Gudnason; Raimar Scherer

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 345.00

    Since 1994, the European Conferences of Product and Process Modelling (www.ecppm.org) have provided a review of research, development and industrial implementation of product and process model technology in the Architecture, Engineering, Construction and Facilities Management (AEC/FM) industry. Product/Building Information Modelling has matured significantly... more...

  • Sustainable and Resilient Critical Infrastructure Systemsby Kasthurirangan Gopalakrishnan; Srinivas Peeta

    Springer 2010; US$ 209.00

    Sustainable and resilient critical infrastructure systems is an emerging paradigm in an evolving era of depleting assets in the midst of natural and man-made threats to provide a sustainable and high quality of life with optimized resources from social, economic, societal and environmental considerations. The increasing complexity and interconnectedness... more...

  • Foundation and Anchor Design Guide for Metal Building Systemsby Alexander Newman

    McGraw-Hill Education 2012; US$ 90.00

    MEET THE COMPLEX CHALLENGES OF METAL BUILDING SYSTEMS FOUNDATION DESIGN Expand your professional design skills and engineer safe, reliable foundations and anchors for metal building systems. Written by a practicing structural engineer, Foundation and Anchor Design Guide for Metal Building Systems thoroughly covers the entire process--from initial... more...

  • Ingenieurholzbau nach Eurocode 5by Klausjü Becker; rgen; Karl Rautenstrauch

    Wiley 2012; US$ 50.50

    Dieses Buch ist das Ergebnis der vollständigen Überarbeitung und Erweiterung des Fachbuches "Ingenieurholzbau nach DIN 1052". Veranlassung dafür ist die bauaufsichtliche Einführung der Eurocodes (EN) mit den zugehörigen Nationalen Anhängen. Die Normen EC0 - DIN EN 1990 "Grundlagen", EC1 - DIN EN 1991 "Einwirkungen" und... more...