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  • Science and Technology of Concrete

    Edited by Salim Barbhuiya, Aminul I. Laskar

    This book contains fundamental concepts of concrete technology, including microstructure, rheology, durability, high performance concrete, non-destructive testing, special concrete, nanotechnology in cement and concrete science, and bio-mineralization in concrete and supplementary cementitious…

    Hardback – 2017-01-15 
    CRC Press

  • Building-Integrated Solar Energy Systems

    By Robert E. Parkin

    This book presents techniques for building and optimizing structures with integrated solar energy systems. It describes active solar systems such as photovoltaics and parabolic concentrators as well as passive solar systems and covers optimal materials to use, daylighting, shading, solar blinds,…

    Hardback – 2017-01-06 
    CRC Press

  • Elementary Structural Analysis and Design of Buildings

    A Guide for Practicing Engineers and Students

    By Dominick R. Pilla

    This overview of the analysis and design of buildings runs from basic principles and elementary structural analysis to the selection of structural systems and materials, and on to foundations and retaining structures. It presents a variety of approaches and methodologies while featuring…

    Hardback – 2016-12-16 
    CRC Press

  • Engineering Economics

    By J. K. Yates

    This book provides a straightforward approach to explaining engineering economics that is appropriate for members of all of the major engineering disciplines. It includes real world engineering economic analysis examples, and provides the basic knowledge required for engineers to be able to perform…

    Hardback – 2016-12-06 
    CRC Press

  • Steel Structures

    Practical Design Studies, Fourth Edition

    By Hassan Al Nageim

    The fourth edition of this popular steel structures book contains references to both Eurocodes and British Standards. All the material has been updated where necessary, and new and revised worked examples are included. Sections on the meaning, the purpose and limits of structural design,…

    Paperback – 2016-11-08 
    CRC Press

  • Precast Concrete Structures, Second Edition

    By Kim S. Elliott

    This second edition of Precast Concrete Structures introduces the conceptual design ideas for the prefabrication of concrete structures and presents a number of worked examples of designs to Eurocode EC2, before going into the detail of the design, manufacture, and construction of precast concrete…

    Hardback – 2016-10-05
    CRC Press

  • Eco-design of Buildings and Infrastructure

    Edited by Bruno Peuportier, Fabien Leurent, Jean Roger-Estrade

    The Chair on Ecodesign for buildings and infrastructures was created by ParisTech in partnership with VINCI with the aim of developing evaluation and simulation tools that integrate all ecodesign aspects (e.g. greenhouse gas emissions, impact on biodiversity, depletion of resources, etc.) and…

    Hardback – 2016-10-05
    CRC Press
    Sustainable Cities Research Series

  • Life-Cycle of Engineering Systems: Emphasis on Sustainable Civil Infrastructure

    Proceedings of the Fifth International Symposium on Life-Cycle Civil Engineering (IALCCE 2016), 16-19 October 2016, Delft, The Netherlands

    Edited by Jaap Bakker, Dan M. Frangopol, Klaas van Breugel

    This volume contains the papers presented at IALCCE2016, the fifth International Symposium on Life-Cycle Civil Engineering (IALCCE2016), to be held in Delft, The Netherlands, October 16-19, 2016. It consists of a book of extended abstracts and a DVD with full papers including the Fazlur R. Khan…

    Hardback – 2016-10-04
    CRC Press
    Life-Cycle of Civil Engineering Systems

  • Civil Engineering Systems Analysis

    By Luis Amador-Jimenez

    This textbook covers tools and applications in civil engineering systems. It begins by revising the mathematical and statistical background for the adequate formulation of civil engineering problems. Then it examines a series of topics required to understand infrastructure, facilities and…

    Paperback – 2016-08-24
    CRC Press

  • Acoustic Absorbers and Diffusers, Third Edition

    Theory, Design and Application

    By Trevor Cox, Peter D’Antonio

    This definitive guide covers the design and application of absorbers and diffusers in acoustics. Surface diffusion is a relatively young subject area, and diffuser design, application and characterisation are often not well understood. Although there is greater knowledge of absorption, it is also…

    Hardback – 2016-08-24
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Construction Management

    Scope, Schedule, and Cost Control

    Edited by Abdul Razzak Rumane

    The book is developed to provide significant information and guidelines to construction and project management professionals (owners, designers, consultants, construction managers, project managers, supervisors, contractors, builders, developers, and many others from the construction-related…

    Hardback – 2016-08-23
    CRC Press
    Industrial Innovation Series

  • 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 – 2016-08-15
    CRC Press

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