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Finite Element Analysis in Geotechnical Engineering: Volume One - Theory

Author(s): D. M. Potts and L. Zdravkovic, Imperial College
Publication Date: April 1999
ISBN: 9780727727534
Stock level: Out of stock
£118.00

This comprehensive new two-volume work provides the reader with a detailed insight into the use of the finite element method in geotechnical engineering. As specialist knowledge required to perform geotechnical finite element analysis is not normally part of a single engineer...

Introduction to Cable Roof Structures, 2nd edition

Author(s): H A Buchholdt, Consulting Engineer
Publication Date: April 1998
ISBN: 9780727726247
Stock level: Low stock
£56.00

The second edition of this book provides structural engineers with a concise introduction to the architectural, structural and technological aspects of cable roofs, and supplies sufficient information for engineers to carry out their own designs. The improved methods for gene...

Guidelines for the Supplementary Load Testing of Bridges

Author(s): Institution of Civil Engineers, National Steering Committee for the Load Testing of Bridges
Publication Date: April 1998
ISBN: 9780727727374
Stock level: Low stock
£21.75

As of January 1999, under European Union ruling, 40 tonne vehicles have been allowed on UK roads, leading to a challenging programme of bridge assessment. In order to determine the true load carrying capacity of bridges and to avert a vast programme of unnecessary bridge stre...

Civil Engineering Heritage: Wales and West Central England, 2nd edition

Author(s): Edited by Roger Cragg
Publication Date: April 1997
ISBN: 9780727725769
Stock level: Low stock
£28.00

First published in 1985, this new edition of Civil Engineering Heritage: Wales and West Central England covers Wales and the Western part of central England from Cheshire in the north to just south of Bristol. This book has been substantially revised and updated to provide ...

Design Tables for Reinforced Laterally Loaded Masonry Panels: To BS 5628 Parts 1 and 2

Author(s): R Cheng, Consulting Engineer
Publication Date: April 1996
ISBN: 9780727725264
Stock level: Low stock
£30.25

Masonry walls are not isotropic; they have less strength in bending in the vertical direction than in the horizontal. The design of two-way spanning masonry panels under lateral loads is therefore complicated and tedious. The design tables in this book present a straightfor...

Arch Bridges

Author(s): Prof C Melbourne, University of Salford
Publication Date: April 1995
ISBN: 9780727720481
Stock level: Low stock
£87.00

In the twentieth century bridge engineers have seen many changes. Advances in technology, materials and engineers understanding of structural behaviour and methods of analysis has presented opportunities for innovation and have led to increasingly sophisticated solutions to t...

Engineering A Cathedral

Author(s): M.J. Jackson
Publication Date: December 1994
ISBN: 9780727716842
Stock level: Low stock
£49.75

Engineering a cathedral offers professional engineers, architects and interested lay people a unique opportunity to study the construction of one of the world's finest buildings. Durham cathedral celebrates its 900th anniversary in 1993 and to mark the event a group of engi...

Cost Effective Maintenance of Railway Track

Author(s): R.A. Vickers
Publication Date: December 1992
ISBN: 9780727719300
Stock level: Out of stock
£49.75

By far the greatest proportion of the total cost of maintaining the infrastructure of a railway arises from the track,  Modern trains are lighter, travel faster and are much easier to derail than before.  Therefore it is vital that track is maintained adequately. This volume...

Structures Under Shock and Impact

Author(s): Mr P S Bulson
Publication Date: April 1992
ISBN: 9780727716811
Stock level: Low stock
£101.50

The response of structures and structural elements to explosive shock or high speed impact is of growing interest to scientists, research engineers and designers throughout the world. Attacks on civil and military buildings, bridges and transport vehicles by terrorists mean t...

John Smeaton FRS

Author(s): A W Skempton
Publication Date: June 1991
ISBN: 9780727700889
Stock level: Low stock
£35.25

John Smeaton, the greatest civil engineer of the 18th century, was principal founder of the profession in Britain and an engineering scientist of international repute. This is a biography of Smeaton, which covers the whole range of his diverse achievements.