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  1. Foundation Movement and Remedial Underpinning in Low-Rise Buildings

    (BR 184)

    By R. Hunt

    Based on the findings of a comprehensive survey of underpinning practice, the report gives guidance on: how to determine that a foundation problem exists and the need for underpinning; how to recognise the circumstances in which underpinning is appropriate; how to conduct a site investigation; the...

    Published December 31st 1990 by IHS BRE Press

  2. An Engineering Guide to Seismic Risk to Dams in the United Kingdom

    (BR 210)

    By J.A. Charles

    This guide assesses the seriousness of seismic risk and proposes criteria for earthquake safety evaluation of existing UK dams. It relates specifically to the safety of UK dams and reservoirs under seismic loading although it should also be useful in the design of new dams. The guide is relevant to...

    Published December 31st 1990 by IHS BRE Press

  3. Structural Dynamics for the Practising Engineer

    By H.M. Irvine

    Structural dynamics is a complex and increasingly important field of civil/structural engineering. The aim of this concise book is to demonstrate to practising engineers and advanced students that the dynamic response of structural systems can be understood without advanced techniques of analysis...

    Published December 19th 1990 by CRC Press

  4. Hazardous Waste Measurements

    By Milagros S. Simmons

    An essential component of all programs relating to waste management is the ability to perform measurements on-site for safe handling and disposal of hazardous wastes. This book focuses on recent developments in field testing methods and quality assurance, which are important to both RCRA and CLERLA...

    Published December 18th 1990 by CRC Press

  5. Fundamentals of Hazardous Materials Incidents

    By Reginald Campbell, R. Everett Langford

    This book evolved from the course developed at the U.S. Department of Labor's National Mine, Health, and Safety Academy to develop the legislation that eventually became 29 CFR 1910.120.Fundamentals of Hazardous Materials Incidents offers the reader a basic understanding of the principles involved...

    Published December 10th 1990 by CRC Press

  6. Nitrogen in the Sea

    Forms, Abundance, and Rate Processes

    By Etaro Wada, Akihiko Hattori

    This book provides essential information regarding the dynamics and rate processes of nitrogenous compounds in the sea. Topics discussed include characteristics and behavior of nitrogen at the atomic, molecular, and isotopic levels; elemental rate processes and physico-chemical and biological...

    Published December 6th 1990 by CRC Press

  7. Health Effects of Municipal Waste Incineration

    By Curtis C. Travis, Holly A. Hattemer-Frey

    This much-needed book provides an enlightening perspective on the environmental and human health impacts of municipal solid waste (MSW) incineration. Over 100 tables and figures allows speedy access to important data you will refer to again and again. The comprehensive text assesses the human...

    Published December 6th 1990 by CRC Press

  8. Geomembranes - Identification and Performance Testing

    Edited by J.M. Rigo, A.L. Rollin

    Geomembranes are increasingly being used in transportation, environmental and geotechnical applications to control gas and liquid movement. This book provides authoritative guidance on testing of geomembranes. It has been prepared by an international committee of experts under the auspices of RILEM...

    Published December 5th 1990 by CRC Press

  9. Analysis of Concrete Structures by Fracture Mechanics

    Proceedings of a RILEM Workshop dedicated to Professor Arne Hillerborg, Abisko, Sweden 1989

    Edited by L. Elfgren, Surendra Shah

    This book presents the latest research findings of the fast developing applications of fracture mechanics to concrete structures. Key papers from leading experts in the field describe existing and new modelling techniques in the analysis of materials and structures. The book explains the practical...

    Published December 5th 1990 by CRC Press

  10. Liming Acidic Surface Waters

    By Harvey Olem

    An encyclopedic work!This comprehensive volume is an impressive integration of European and North American research, providing the most complete information to date regarding the problems and solutions associated with aquatic liming. The book gives readers a thorough understanding of the...

    Published November 25th 1990 by CRC Press