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  1. Fire Safety Engineering Design of Structures, Third Edition

    By John A. Purkiss, Long-Yuan Li

    Designing structures to withstand the effects of fire is challenging, and requires a series of complex design decisions. This third edition of Fire Safety Engineering Design of Structures provides practising fire safety engineers with the tools to design structures to withstand fires. This text...

    Published December 4th 2013 by CRC Press

  2. Quay Walls, Second Edition

    Edited by J.G. de Gijt, M.L. Broeken

    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....

    Published December 1st 2013 by CRC Press

  3. The Foundation Engineering Handbook, Second Edition

    Edited by Manjriker Gunaratne

    Considering how structures interact with soil, and building proper foundations, is vital to ensuring public safety and to the longevity of buildings. Understanding the strength and compressibility of subsurface soil is essential to the foundation engineer. The Foundation Engineering Handbook,...

    Published November 25th 2013 by CRC Press

  4. Seismic Design of Steel Structures

    By Victor Gioncu, Federico Mazzolani

    Providing real world applications for different structural types and seismic characteristics, Seismic Design of Steel Structures combines knowledge of seismic behavior of steel structures with the principles of earthquake engineering. This book focuses on seismic design, and concentrates...

    Published November 19th 2013 by CRC Press

  5. Skins, Envelopes, and Enclosures

    Concepts for Designing Building Exteriors

    By Mayine L. Yu

    Integrate the best building envelope construction methods, materials science, and structural principles in your work using this book as a resource to help you… With more than seventy significant case studies located in North America, South America, Europe, and Asia from prehistory to the present,...

    Published November 17th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Environmental Degradation of Advanced and Traditional Engineering Materials

    Edited by Lloyd H. Hihara, Ralph P.I. Adler, Ronald M. Latanision

    One of the main, ongoing challenges for any engineering enterprise is that systems are built of materials subject to environmental degradation. Whether working with an airframe, integrated circuit, bridge, prosthetic device, or implantable drug-delivery system, understanding the chemical stability...

    Published October 22nd 2013 by CRC Press

  7. 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

  8. Handbook of International Bridge Engineering

    Edited by Wai-Fah Chen, Lian Duan

    This comprehensive and up-to-date reference work and resource book covers state-of-the-art and state-of-the-practice for bridge engineering worldwide. Countries covered include Canada and the United States in North America; Argentina and Brazil in South America; Bosnia, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech...

    Published October 10th 2013 by CRC Press

  9. Vernacular Heritage and Earthen Architecture

    Edited by Mariana Correia, Gilberto Carlos, Sandra Rocha

    In a continuously changing world, there has been a growing interest in the protection of vernacular heritage and earthen architecture. The need to protect and enhance this fragile heritage via intelligent responses to threats from nature and the environment has become evident. Historically,...

    Published October 3rd 2013 by CRC Press

  10. The International Handbook of FRP Composites in Civil Engineering

    Edited by Manoochehr Zoghi

    Fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) composites have become an integral part of the construction industry because of their versatility, enhanced durability and resistance to fatigue and corrosion, high strength-to-weight ratio, accelerated construction, and lower maintenance and life-cycle costs....

    Published September 25th 2013 by CRC Press