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  • 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...

  • The Analysis of Irregular Shaped Structures Diaphragms and Shear Wallsby R. Terry Malone; Robert Rice

    McGraw-Hill Education 2011; US$ 130.00

    A Complete Guide to Solving Lateral Load Path Problems The Analysis of Irregular Shaped Structures: Diaphragms and Shear Walls explains how to calculate the forces to be transferred across multiple discontinuities and reflect the design requirements on construction documents. Step-by-step examples offer progressive coverage, from basic to very... more...

  • Structural Dampingby Zach Liang; George C. Lee; Gary F. Dargush; Jianwei Song

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 146.95

    Rapid advances have been made during the past few decades in earthquake response modification technologies for structures, most notably in base isolation and energy dissipation systems. Many practical applications of various dampers can be found worldwide and, in the United States, damper design has been included in building codes. The current design... more...

  • Construction Superintendent Operations Manualby Sidney Levy

    McGraw-Hill Education 2008; US$ 95.00

    Complete Any Construction Job On Time, within Budget, and According to Specifications Turn to the updated Second Edition of Construction Superintendent's Operations Manual for step-by-step guidance on managing every aspect of complex construction jobs. From handling construction contracts to managing construction components and technology,... more...

  • Bauen mit Betonfertigteilen im Hochbauby Hubert Bachmann; Alfred Steinle; Volker Hahn

    Wiley 2012; US$ 47.95

    Das Buch gibt insgesamt den aktuellen Stand des Betonfertigteilbauswieder. Es werden die vielfältigen Möglichkeiten derFassadengestaltung dargestellt. Darüber hinaus ist es dasAnliegen der Verfasser, Ingenieuren und Architekten dieMöglichkeiten aufzuzeigen, die sich durch die Vorfertigung imWerk ergeben, und somit den Weg zum wirtschaftlichen... more...

  • Bridge Engineering, Third Editionby Jim Zhao; Demetrios Tonias

    McGraw-Hill Education 2012; US$ 125.00

    The state of the art in highway bridge engineering Fully updated with the latest codes and standards, including load and resistance factor design (LRFD), Bridge Engineering , Third Edition covers highway bridge planning, design, construction, maintenance, and rehabilitation. This thoroughly revised reference contains cutting-edge analytical, design,... more...

  • Geotechnical Engineers Portable Handbook, Second Editionby Robert Day

    McGraw-Hill Education 2012; US$ 70.00

    Instant access to the latest geotechnical engineering data Fully updated to include the 2012 International Building Code (IBC), Geotechnical Engineer's Portable Handbook , Second Edition, features a wealth of on-the-job geotechnical and construction related information in a convenient, quick-reference format. This practical resource is filled... 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...

  • Temporary Structures in Construction, Third Editionby Robert Ratay

    McGraw-Hill Education 2012; US$ 129.00

    The most complete and current guide to temporary structures in design and construction With significant revisions, updates, and new chapters, Temporary Structures in Construction , Third Edition presents authoritative information on professional practice, codes, standards, design, erection, maintenance, and failures of temporary support and access... more...

  • Glasbau 2012by Bernhard Weller; Silke Tasche

    Wiley 2012; US$ 34.95

    Dieses Buch ist die Fortführung der Sonderheftreihe"Konstruktiver Glasbau" der Zeitschrift Stahlbau, in der seit 2006jährlich ein Themenheft sehr erfolgreich publiziert wurde. Derzunehmenden Bedeutung des konstruktiven Glasbaus wird mit diesemdeutlich umfangreicheren Buch Rechnung getragen. Renommierte Autoren stellen in zahlreichen Fachaufsätzenwegweisende... more...