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AUA Guidelines for Backfilling and Contact Grouting of Tunnels and Shafts

Author(s): Edited by R. W. Henn
Publication Date: May 2003
ISBN: 9780727729835
Stock level: Out of stock
£68.75

These guidelines focus on the grouting performed to fill the voids between the excavated surface and the tunnel and shaft linings. This comprehensive new book will help those in the underground construction industry to increase their understanding of grouting terms and method...

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...

FIDIC Conditions of Contract for Construction Red Book

Author(s): FIDIC
Publication Date: December 1999
ISBN: 9782884320221
Stock level: Low stock
£43.00

Conditions of Contract for Construction , which are recommended for building or engineering works designed by the Employer or by his representative, the Engineer. Under the usual arrangements for this type of contract, the Contractor constructs the works in accordance with a...

Debts and Interest in the Construction Industry - A Guide to the Late Payment of Commercial Debts (Interest) Act 1998

Author(s): Scott Johnston, McGrigor Donald Solicitors
Publication Date: October 1999
ISBN: 9780727728388
Stock level: Out of stock
£19.50

The late payment of commercial debts is a serious concern for the majority of UK businesses. The Late Payment of Commercial Debts (Interest) Act 1998 , which came into force on 1 November 1998, was implemented to address this important issue by the introduction of a statutor...

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
£22.75

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...

River and Channel Revetments: A Design Manual

Author(s): Manuela Escarameia, HR Wallingford
Publication Date: April 1998
ISBN: 9780727726919
Stock level: Low stock
£79.50

This comprehensive manual provides extensive information on the types of revetment available and provides guidance on the choice and design of these systems. With regard to natural and artificial watercourses information is included on revetments that incorporate some form of...

Revetment Systems Against Wave Attack: A Design Manual

Author(s): Kirsty McConnell, HR Wallingford
Publication Date: January 1998
ISBN: 9780727727060
Stock level: Low stock
£73.00

This book discusses the functions of revetments and the different aspects of structural performance. It includes example specifications and calculations that enable the engineer to choose the most stable, appropriate and cost-effective revetment system for a given situation. ...

Design of Vertical Gravity Sea and Quay Walls

Author(s): Marisa Ackhurst
Publication Date: May 2020
ISBN: 9780727763617
Stock level: In stock
£90.00

This essential book offers a comprehensive guide to the design of vertical gravity concrete sea and quay wall structures for practitioners in the field. Design of Vertical Gravity Sea and Quay Walls covers the complete process from structure type selection through to detai...

Blast Effects on Buildings, Third edition

Author(s): David Cormie, Geoff Mays and Peter Smith
Publication Date: December 2019
ISBN: 9780727761477
Stock level: In stock
£90.00

Blast Effects on Buildings showcases the latest practical guidance on designing buildings to optimise their resilience to blast loading. Focused specifically on the design of commercial buildings, it is an indispensable guide to help engineers reduce the risks posed to build...

Environmental Impact Assessment Handbook: A practical guide for planners, developers and communities, Third edition

Author(s): Barbara Carroll, Josh Fothergill, Jo Murphy and Trevor Turpin
Publication Date: November 2019
ISBN: 9780727761415
Stock level: In stock
£65.00

Environmental Impact Assessment Handbook, Third edition offers a comprehensive practical guide to the requirements of environmental impact assessment (EIA) in accordance with UK regulations. Explaining the EIA process and legal procedures in a clear and straightforward way, ...