Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Concrete & Cement Books

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 190 new and published books in the subject of Concrete & Cement — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books

  1. Concrete Durability

    By Thomas Dyer

    Written specifically for the young professional and addressing a growing need for a long service life with minimal maintenance, Concrete Durability takes a whole new look at the whole-life performance of structures. This text examines physical and chemical issues that can threaten the durability of...

    Published April 17th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Design of Liquid Retaining Concrete Structures, Third Edition

    By John P. Forth, Andrew J. Martin

    The third edition of a successful engineering text, Design of Liquid Retaining Concrete Structures clarifies the theoretical guidance given in the new suite of Eurocodes for the subject of retaining structures. The book qualifies the extensive set of guides in terms of the design of these...

    Published March 30th 2014 by Whittles Publishing

  3. Computational Modelling of Concrete Structures

    Edited by Nenad Bicanic, Herbert Mang, Gunther Meschke, René de Borst

    The EURO-C conference series (Split 1984, Zell am See 1990, Innsbruck 1994, Badgastein 1998, St Johann im Pongau 2003, Mayrhofen 2006, Schladming 2010, St Anton am Alberg 2014) brings together researchers and practising engineers concerned with theoretical, algorithmic and validation aspects...

    Published March 3rd 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Reinforced Concrete Design to Eurocodes

    Design Theory and Examples, Fourth Edition

    By Prab Bhatt, T.J. MacGinley, Ban Seng Choo

    This fourth edition of a bestselling textbook has been extensively rewritten and expanded in line with the current Eurocodes. It presents the principles of the design of concrete elements and of complete structures, with practical illustrations of the theory. It explains the background to the...

    Published February 11th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Concrete Mix Design, Quality Control and Specification, Fourth Edition

    By Ken W. Day, James Aldred, Barry Hudson

    The nature of concrete is rapidly changing, and with it, there are rising concerns. Thoroughly revised and updated, this fourth edition of Concrete Mix Design, Quality Control and Specification addresses current industry practices that provide inadequate durability and fail to eliminate problems...

    Published November 10th 2013 by CRC Press

  6. Cathodic Protection of Steel in Concrete and Masonry, Second Edition

    Edited by Paul M. Chess, John P. Broomfield

    Revised and updated, this second edition of Cathodic Protection of Steel in Concrete and Masonry covers both reinforced concrete and masonry structures, describes in detail the overall design factors involved in cathodic protection (CP), and also provides a theoretical basis for why it works. It...

    Published October 17th 2013 by CRC Press

  7. Curing Concrete

    By Peter C. Taylor

    Curing is one of those activities that every civil engineer and construction worker has heard of, but in reality does not worry about much. In practice, curing is often low on the list of priorities on the construction site, particularly when budgets and timelines are under pressure. Yet the...

    Published September 9th 2013 by CRC Press

  8. Design of Steel-Concrete Composite Bridges to Eurocodes

    By Ioannis Vayas, Aristidis Iliopoulos

    Combining a theoretical background with engineering practice, Design of Steel-Concrete Composite Bridges to Eurocodes covers the conceptual and detailed design of composite bridges in accordance with the Eurocodes. Bridge design is strongly based on prescriptive normative rules regarding loads and...

    Published August 28th 2013 by CRC Press

  9. Concrete and Sustainability

    By Per Jahren, Tongbo Sui

    Concrete is by far the most common building material— accounting for twice the volume of all other such materials combined. With such a huge global economic impact, the industry has a correspondingly considerable responsibility to use it sustainably. Written by experts who pioneered research into...

    Published July 15th 2013 by CRC Press

  10. Seismic Performance of Concrete Buildings

    Structures and Infrastructures Book Series, Vol. 9

    By Liviu Crainic, Mihai Munteanu

    Series: Structures and Infrastructures

    This book examines and presents essential aspects of the behavior, analysis, design and detailing of reinforced concrete buildings subjected to strong seismic activity. Seismic design is an extremely complex problem that has seen spectacular development in the last decades. The present volume tries...

    Published December 9th 2012 by CRC Press