Civil, Environmental and Geotechnical Engineering Products

  • Introduction to Earthquake Engineering

    By Hector Estrada, Luke S. Lee

    This book is intended primarily as a textbook for students studying structural engineering. It covers three main areas in the analysis and design of structural systems subjected to seismic loading: basic seismology, basic structural dynamics, and code-based calculations used to determine seismic…

    Hardback – 2017-06-13 
    CRC Press

  • Building Structures

    understanding the basics, 3rd Edition

    By Malcolm Millais

    This is a one-stop book for knowing everything important about building structures. Self-contained and with no prerequisites needed, it is suitable for both general readers and building professionals. follow the history of structural understanding grasp the concepts of structural behaviour via…

    Paperback – 2017-06-09 

  • Urban Flood Mitigation and Stormwater Management

    By James C Y Guo

    Effective urban drainage to manage stormwater and control flooding depends on good engineering, especially when an environmentally sustainable approach is being applied. This new text focuses on green methods and modelling techniques. It covers the principles of hydrology and drainage,…

    Hardback – 2017-06-09 
    CRC Press

  • Freight Transport and Distribution

    Concepts and Optimisation Models

    By Tolga Bektas

    This book serves as a primer on freight transportation and logistics, providing a general and broad coverage of concepts, mathematical models and methodologies available for freight transportation planning at strategic, tactical and operational levels. It is aimed at graduate students, and is also…

    Hardback – 2017-06-07 
    CRC Press

  • Intermodal Freight Transport and Logistics

    Edited by Jason Monios, Rickard Bergqvist

    Applying sophisticated management techniques to freight transport offers the potential for significant cost savings as well as greater efficiency. Yet the inherent complexity of intermodal transport presents many challenges. This practical textbook on the operations of intermodal transport and…

    Hardback – 2017-06-02 
    CRC Press

  • Engineering of Glacial Deposits

    By Barry G. Clarke

    At some time 30% of the world’s land mass was covered by glaciers leaving substantial deposits of glacial soils under major conurbations in Europe, North and South America, New Zealand, Europe and Russia. For instance, 60% of the UK has been affected, leaving significant glacial deposits under…

    Hardback – 2017-06-01 
    CRC Press

  • Australian Guidebook for Structural Engineers

    By Lonnie Pack

    This guidebook is a practical and essential tool providing everything necessary for structural design engineers to create detailed and accurate calculations. Basic information is provided for steel, concrete and geotechnical design in accordance with Australian and international standards.…

    Hardback – 2017-06-01 
    CRC Press

  • ESREL 2017 (Portoroz, Slovenia, 18-22 June, 2017)

    Edited by Marko Cepin, Radim Bris

    This book contains papers presented at the 27th European Safety and Reliability Conference (Esrel 2017) in Portoroz, Slovenia, June 18-22, 2017. It covers a wide range of topics including: Accident and Incident modelling, Economic Analysis in Risk Management, Foundational Issues in Risk Assessment…

    Hardback – 2017-06-01 
    CRC Press

  • Modernisation Strategy for National Irrigation Systems in the Philippines

    Balanac and Sta. Maria River Irrigation Systems

    By Mona Liza F. Delos Reyes

    The book presents documentary evidence of the insufficiency of rehabilitation works to close the gap between the irrigation service and actual area irrigated of publicly funded national irrigation systems in the Philippines. It outlines a methodology for formulating a modernisation plan for…

    Paperback – 2017-06-01 
    CRC Press

  • Geothermal, Wind and Solar Energy Applications in Agriculture and Aquaculture

    Edited by Jochen Bundschuh, Janusz Piechocki, D. Chandrasekharam, Guangnan Chen

    The agri-food chain consumes about one third of the world’s energy production with about 12% of it for crop production and nearly 80% for processing, distribution, retail, preparation and cooking. The agri-food chain also accounts for 80-90% of total global freshwater use where 70% alone is for…

    Hardback – 2017-05-30 
    CRC Press
    Sustainable Energy Developments

  • Role of Reservoir Operation in Sustainable Water Supply to Subak Irrigation Schemes in Yeh Ho River Basin

    Development of Subak Irrigation Schemes: Learning from Experiences of Ancient Subak Schemes for Participatory Irrigation System Management in Bali

    By Mawiti Infantri Yeketi

    A Subak irrigation scheme, primarily in Bali, Indonesia concerns an irrigation system of which the construction, operation and management are based on agreed principles of technology, management of agriculture and religious community. Subak systems have been well known since the 9th Century. As a…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25 
    CRC Press

  • Back Analysis in Rock Engineering

    By Shunsuke Sakurai

    This book provides practising engineers working in the field of design and monitoring of rock structures such as tunnels and slopes with technical information on how to design and how to monitor the structures during their construction. Based on the long term engineering experiences of the author,…

    Hardback – 2017-05-22 
    CRC Press
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