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Civil Engineering Heritage: London and the Thames Valley

Author(s): Edited by Denis Smith
Publication Date: December 2001
ISBN: 9780727728760
Stock level: Low stock
£26.00

This book deals with the civil engineering heritage of the capital and Thames Valley. The development of London has attracted the design and construction skills of a range of eminent civil engineers and contractors. The work of Sir Marc and I K Brunel, the Rennie family, Robe...

FRP composites: Life Extension and Strengthening of Metallic Structures: ICE Design and Practice Guide

Author(s): Edited by S S J Moy
Publication Date: July 2001
ISBN: 9780727730091
Stock level: Low stock
£28.00

Fibre reinforced polymer composites have been used for many years in the aircraft and shipbuilding industries. They are now being used in a variety of construction applications where their light weight, high strength, stiffness, durability, and ease of installation makes them...

The Diary of William Mackenzie

Author(s): Edited by David Brooke
Publication Date: May 2000
ISBN: 9780727728302
Stock level: Low stock
£34.50

History has not been kind to the memory of William Mackenzie. While the names of Telford and Stephenson continue to be well known today, that of William Mackenzie, one of the most important figures in the engineering world during the first half of the nineteenth century, has ...

Extending Performance of Concrete Structures

Author(s): Edited by Ravindra K Dhir and Paul A J Tittle
Publication Date: October 1999
ISBN: 9780727728203
Stock level: Low stock
£73.00

Extending Performance of Concrete Structures forms the Proceedings of the one day International Seminar held during the Congress, Creating with Concrete, 6-10 September 1999, organised by the Concrete Technology Unit, University of Dundee. Topics discussed include developme...

Geotechnical Engineering of Landfills

Author(s): N Dixon, Nottingham Trent University, E J Murray, Murray Rix Geotechnical and D R V Jones, Golder Associates (UK)
Publication Date: April 1998
ISBN: 9780727727084
Stock level: Low stock
£68.75

Geotechnical engineering of landfills is a symposium designed to provide a forum for the presentation of recent developments in the design, construction and operation of landfills facilities. The papers presented in this volume bring together expertise and experience from i...

Ground Anchorages and Anchored Structures

Author(s): Edited by G S Littlejohn, University of Bradford
Publication Date: April 1997
ISBN: 9780727726070
Stock level: Low stock
£90.25

This volume presents the proceedings of the first major international conference for over twenty years on the state-of-the-art of ground anchorage technology. Leading researchers and practitioners from around the world came together to discuss all the aspects of design, const...

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
£29.00

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 ...

Earth Reinforcement and Soil Structures

Author(s): C.J.F.P. Jones
Publication Date: September 1996
ISBN: 9780727734891
Stock level: Low stock
£36.50

This volume provides a comprehensive explanation and illustration of earth reinforcement and soil structures, from the viewpoint of practising engineers involved in design and construction. This edition has been updated to reflect the latest changes in theory, materials and pr...

Arch Bridges

Author(s): Prof C Melbourne, University of Salford
Publication Date: April 1995
ISBN: 9780727720481
Stock level: Low stock
£90.25

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...

Vegetation and Slopes: Stabilisation, Protection and Ecology

Author(s): Edited by D Barker
Publication Date: April 1995
ISBN: 9780727720313
Stock level: Low stock
£36.50

Recent concerns over the durability and whole-life costs of systems such as steel and concrete, has focused attention on the self-repairing ability of vegetation, and its low-tech and low whole-life cost and maintenance requirements. The awareness of the beneficial effects of...