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  • Rockboltingby Charlie Chunlin Li

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 150.00

    Rockbolting: Principles and Applications brings current theoretical and practical developments in the most widely used support device for underground rock excavations. Today, one cannot find any rock excavation project that does not use rockbolts for rock support. The worldwide annual assumption of rockbolts is in the billions, with pieces applied... more...

  • Modeling Steel and Composite Structuresby Pedro Vellasco; Sebastiao Arthur Lopes de Andrade; Luciano Rodrigues Ornelas de Lima; Marley Maria Bernardes Rebuzzi Vellasco; Luis Alberto Proenca Simoes da Silva

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 150.00

    Modeling Steel and Composite Structures explains the computational tools, methods and procedures used to design steel and composite structures. The reference begins with the main models used to determine structural behavior. This is followed by a detailed description of experimental models and their main requirements and care. Numerous simulations... more...

  • Chief Engineerby Erica Wagner

    Bloomsbury Publishing 2017; US$ 17.99

    His father conceived of the Brooklyn Bridge, but it was Washington Roebling who built this iconic feat of human engineering after his father's tragic death. It has stood for more than 130 years and is now as much a part of New York as the Statue of Liberty or the Empire State Building. Yet, as recognisable as the bridge is, its builder is too often... more...

  • Masonry Structural Design, Second Editionby Jennifer Eisenhauer Tanner; Richard E. Klingner

    McGraw-Hill Education 2017; US$ 150.00

    Thoroughly Updated Coverage of Masonry Codes, Materials, and Structural Design This fully revised resource covers the design of masonry structures using the 2015 International Building Code, the ASCE 7-10 loading standard, and the TMS 402-13 and TMS 602-13 design and construction standards. The book emphasizes the strength design of masonry and... more...

  • Rock Mechanics and Engineering Volume 4by Xia-Ting Feng

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 199.95

    Excavation, Support and Monitoring is the fourth volume of the five-volume set Rock Mechanics and Engineering and contains twenty-three chapters from key experts in the following fields - Excavation Methods; - Support Technology; - Monitoring Technology; - Integrated Engineering Monitoring and Analysis. The five-volume set ?Comprehensive Rock... more...

  • Atmospheric Sulfur and Nitrogen Oxidesby George M. Hidy

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 72.95

    Atmospheric Sulfur and Nitrogen Oxides provides a thorough synthesis of the research on atmospheric sulfur and nitrogen oxide chemistry on geographically large scales, with special emphasis on the methods and difficulties of establishing source-receptor relationships. The book addresses the importance of long-range air transport, the role of ozone... more...

  • Trapping Safety into Rulesby Mathilde Bourrier; Corinne Bieder

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 104.95

    Rules and procedures are key features for a modern organization to function. It is no surprise to see them to be paramount in safety management. As some sociologists argue, routine and rule following is not always socially resented. It can bring people comfort and reduce anxieties of newness and uncertainty. Facing constant unexpected events entails... more...

  • Asphalt Mixture Specification and Testingby Cliff Nicholls

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 150.00

    This guide reviews the way asphalt mixture can be specified, with particular emphasis on the test methods used to measure performance. The advantages and limitations of the tests are described for measuring the desired property, and engineers can specify a test according to the material?s use. The book starts with a resume of specifications and... more...

  • Bridge Engineeringby Weiwei Lin; Teruhiko Yoda

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 95.95

    Bridge Engineering: Classifications, Design Loading, and Analysis Methods begins with a clear and concise exposition of theory and practice of bridge engineering, design and planning, materials and construction, loads and load distribution, and deck systems. This is followed by chapters concerning applications for bridges, such as: Reinforced and... more...

  • Solutions for Biot's Poroelastic Theory in Key Engineering Fieldsby Yuanqiang Cai; Honglei Sun

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 180.00

    Solutions for Biot's Poroelastic Theory in Key Engineering Fields: Theory and Applications provides solutions related to soil-structure interactions based on a poroelasticity theory, including moving loads such as trains. This book provides the commonly used methods for solving Biot?s formulations and conclusions on fully-saturated soil dynamics.... more...