Civil, Environmental and Geotechnical Engineering Products

  • Engineering Tools for Environmental Risk Management

    3. Site Assessment and Monitoring Tools

    Edited by Katalin Gruiz, Tamas Meggyes, Eva Fenyvesi

    Environmental assessment and monitoring is the starting point of environmental management and it integrates physicochemical, biological/ecological and toxicological assessment tools for contaminants and contaminated land. Evaluation and interpretation of the results are also key issues of the…

    Hardback – 2016-05-23 
    CRC Press

  • Offshore Structural Engineering

    Reliability and Risk Assessment

    By Srinivasan Chandrasekaran

    The design of offshore facilities must address various uncertainties involved in the different stages of development, including data collection, siting, construction, and commissioning. A detailed knowledge of the reliability of these structures using probabilistic tools is essential. Risk is…

    Hardback – 2016-05-23 
    CRC Press

  • Tall Building Design

    Steel, Concrete, and Composite Systems

    By Bungale S. Taranath

    Addresses the Question Frequently Proposed to the Designer by Architects: "Can We Do This? Offering guidance on how to use code-based procedures while at the same time providing an understanding of why provisions are necessary, Tall Building Design: Steel, Concrete, and Composite Systems…

    Hardback – 2016-05-20 
    CRC Press

  • Ion Exchange and Solvent Extraction

    A Series of Advances, Volume 22

    Edited by Arup K. Sengupta

    The field of ion exchange has permeated into a wide array of applications ranging from mining to microelectronics, environment to energy, drug delivery to detection, food to fertilizer, chemical cleaning to catalysis, bio-separation to brackish water, and many others. Ion exchange has taken a…

    Hardback – 2016-05-20 
    CRC Press
    Ion Exchange and Solvent Extraction Series

  • Rainfall Induced Soil Slope Failure

    Stability Analysis and Probabilistic Assessment

    By Lulu Zhang, Jinhui Li, Xu Li, Jie Zhang, Hong Zhu

    Rainfall-induced landslides occur globally. With global climate change, their frequency is increasing and the consequences are becoming greater. Previous studies focus on a single discipline -- correlating landslides with rainstorms, geomorphology and hydrology to establish a threshold prediction…

    Hardback – 2016-05-18 
    CRC Press

  • Foundation Systems for High-Rise Structures

    By Rolf Katzenbach, Steffen Leppla, Deepankar Choudhury

    The book deals with the geotechnical analysis and design of foundation systems for high-rise buildings and other complex structures with a distinctive soil-structure interaction. The basics of the analysis of stability and serviceability, necessary soil investigations, important technical…

    Hardback – 2016-05-15 
    CRC Press

  • Metal Structures 2016

    Proceedings of the XIII International Conference on Metal Structures (ICMS2016, Zielona Góra, Poland, 15-17 June 2016)

    Edited by Jakub Marcinowski

    Hardback – 2016-05-15 
    CRC Press

  • The Rhetoric of Pier Luigi Nervi

    Forms in reinforced concrete and ferro-cement

    By Alberto Bologna, Roberto Gargiani

    During his long career, Pier Luigi Nervi has explored the potential of concrete through the cast-in place and the prefabrication of elements in reinforced concrete or in ferro-cement, the material he invented and patented during the war. All of his best known works, such as the Berta Stadium, the…

    Hardback – 2016-05-15 
    EPFL Press

  • Sludge Management

    Edited by Bhola R. Gurjar, Vinay Kumar Tyagi

    Hardback – 2016-05-10 
    CRC Press

  • Structural Health Monitoring Technologies and Next-Generation Smart Composite Structures

    Edited by Jayantha Ananda Epaarachchi, Gayan Chanaka Kahandawa

    Increased use of composite materials in engineering fields such as aerospace, energy, and civil infrastructures has led to concerns over composite material failures, leading to a need for smart/intelligent composite structures that are able to self-diagnose and self-heal. Advances in applied…

    Hardback – 2016-05-09 
    CRC Press
    Composite Materials

  • Geology for Ground Engineering Projects

    By Chris J. N. Fletcher

    Bridges the Gap between Geology and Ground Engineering High-quality geological models are crucial for ground engineering projects, but many engineers are not always at ease with the geological terminology and analysis presented in these models, nor with their implications and limitations. Project…

    Paperback – 2016-05-06 
    CRC Press

  • Hydrology and Water Resource Systems Analysis

    By Maria A. Mimikou, Evangelos A. Baltas, Vassilios A. Tsihrintzis

    Hydrology and water resources analysis can be looked at together, but this is the only book that presents the relevant material and bridges the gap between scientific processes and applications in one text. It is written for advanced undergraduate and graduate students and for practitioners. It can…

    Hardback – 2016-05-05 
    CRC Press

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