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  • Durability of Bridge Structuresby Khaled Mahmoud

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 159.95

    On Thursday evening, May 23, 2013, the Interstate 5 Bridge over the Skagit River in Washington state collapsed due to impact by an oversize truck, dumping vehicles and people into the water. Fortunately, the bridge is located in a rural area and nobody was killed in the accident, but three people were rescued after their cars plunged into the frigid... more...

  • Pump Characteristics and Applications, Third Editionby Michael Volk

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 139.95

    Providing a wealth of information on pumps and pump systems, Pump Characteristics and Applications, Third Edition details how pump equipment is selected, sized, operated, maintained, and repaired. The book identifies the key components of pumps and pump accessories, introduces the basics of pump and system hydraulics as well as more advanced hydraulic... more...

  • Understanding Housing Defectsby Duncan Marshall; Derek Worthing; Roger Heath

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 64.95

    This third edition of Understanding Housing Defects provides a coherent and comprehensive introduction to the causes, investigation and diagnosis of defects in housing. Each of the eighteen chapters covers a specific building element and includes a brief introduction setting out construction principles and the evolution of current practice. Each... more...

  • Finite Element Analysis and Design of Metal Structuresby Ehab Ellobody; Ran Feng; Ben Young

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 125.00

    Traditionally, engineers have used laboratory testing to investigate the behavior of metal structures and systems. These numerical models must be carefully developed, calibrated and validated against the available physical test results. They are commonly complex and very expensive. From concept to assembly, Finite Element Analysis and Design of Metal... more...

  • Structural Analysis and Design of Tall Buildingsby Bungale S. Taranath

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 179.95

    As software skills rise to the forefront of design concerns, the art of structural conceptualization is often minimized. Structural engineering, however, requires the marriage of artistic and intuitive designs with mathematical accuracy and detail. Computer analysis works to solidify and extend the creative idea or concept that might have started... more...

  • Mauerwerk-Kalender 2013by ; Wolfram ger

    Wiley 2013; US$ 120.95

    Diese Ausgabe widmet sich schwerpunktmäßig dem derzeit stark zunehmenden Bauen im Bestand. Von Untersuchung und Bewertung bis hin zu Sanierung und Verstärkung werden alle wesentlichen Aspekte abgedeckt. Außerdem wird ausführlich auf bauphysikalische Belange wie Feuchteschutz und Brandschutz im Rahmen von Sanierungen eingegangen.... more...

  • Quay Walls, Second Editionby J.G. de Gijt; M.L. Broeken

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 349.95

    This new edition of the handbook of Quay Walls provides the reader with essential knowledge for the planning, design, execution and maintenance of quay walls, as well as general information about historical developments and lessons learned from the observation of ports in various countries. Technical chapters are followed by a detailed calculation... more...

  • Old Electrical Wiring: Evaluating, Repairing, and Upgrading Dated Systemsby David Shapiro

    McGraw-Hill Education 2010; US$ 39.95

    The Latest Information on Repairing and Replacing Old Wiring Fully revised and updated for the 2008 National Electrical Code (NEC), this one-of-a-kind guide provides the information you need to work with electrical wiring in old houses, apartment buildings, historic residences, and commercial structures. Old Electrical Wiring , second edition... more...

  • When Nature Moves Inby David Bullock; Jacky Ferneyhough

    National Trust (Enterprises) Ltd 2014; US$ 10.94

    The National Trust is one of the largest conservation charities in the United Kingdom and cares for hundreds of historic buildings. As well as thousands of visitors, plants and animals enter its properties and structures, often seeking shelter or food. Much of this coexistence is harmless, and threatened only by building maintenance or alterations.... more...