Structure and Fabric Part 2 consolidates and develops the construction principles introduced in Part 1. With generous use of illustrations this book provides a thorough treatment of the techniques used in the construction of various types of building.
This new edition has been thoroughly reviewed and updated with reference to recent changes in building regulations, national and European standards and related research papers. The comprehensive presentation provides guidance on established and current practice, including the administrative procedures necessary for the construction of buildings.
Acknowledgements Preface Foreword 1. Contract Planning and Site Organisation 2. Foundations 3. Walls And Piers 4. Multi-Storey Structures 5. Floor Structures 6. Chimney Shafts, Flues and Ducts 7. Stairs, Ramps and Ladders 8. Roof Structures 9. Fire Safety 10.Temporary Works Index