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Engineering A Cathedral

Author(s): M.J. Jackson
Publication Date: December 1994
ISBN: 9780727716842
Stock level: Low stock
£51.50

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...

The Embankment Dam

Author(s): The British Dam Society
Publication Date: April 1991
ISBN: 9780727716477
Stock level: Low stock
£68.75

This is a state-of-the art survey of embankment dams. Drawing on an international authorship, it provides up to date information from many countries on research, environmental considerations, risks, hazards and safety. A major part of the book is devoted to a wide-ranging stu...

Coastal Management: Changing coast, changing climate, changing minds

Author(s): Alison Baptiste (ed.)
Publication Date: January 2016
ISBN: 9780727761149
Stock level: Low stock
£273.25

The Institution of Civil Engineers Coastal Management conference series is the leading forum for the presentation of the latest developments in coastal engineering. The 8th conference took place in Amsterdam, The Netherlands from 8-9 September 2015 and attracted delegates fro...

Forensic Engineering: Informing the Future with Lessons from the Past

Author(s): Edited by John Carpenter
Publication Date: September 2013
ISBN: 9780727758224
Stock level: In stock
£146.00

Forensic Engineering: Informing the Future with Lessons from the Past is the published proceedings from the Institution of Civil Engineers’ Fifth International Conference on Forensic Engineering, held in London on 16-17 April 2013. The conference maintained a 150 year trad...

Joint Ventures in Construction 2: Contract, governance, performance and risk

Author(s): Edited by Kiyoshi Kobayashi, Khairuddin Abdul Rashid, Masamitsu Onishi and Sharina Farihah Hasan
Publication Date: September 2012
ISBN: 9780727757838
Stock level: Low stock
£83.75

A collection of carefully selected papers from the International Conference on Multi-National Joint Ventures for Construction Works held in varying locations within the Asia Pacific region. The book endeavours to report ongoing debates on the theory and practiceof contract an...

Breakwaters, Coastal Structures and Coastlines

Author(s): ICE
Publication Date: February 2003
ISBN: 9780727730428
Stock level: Low stock
£116.00

This volume presents the proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers' seventh internaional conference on coastlines, structures and breakwaters. The papers contained in the volume cover wide ranging advances in international research and experience in the field of coast...

Bridge Modification 2: Stronger and Safer Bridges

Author(s): Edited by B Pritchard, Consulting Engineer
Publication Date: March 1997
ISBN: 9780727725899
Stock level: Low stock
£42.00

Changes in vehicle weight limits and revisions to safety standards inevitably increase the demands placed on bridges. Increases in traffic flow seen over the past years also mean that many bridges are carrying much greater loads than their designers ever anticipated. Followi...

Large Scale Pile Tests in Clay

Author(s): Mr J Clarke
Publication Date: April 1993
ISBN: 9780727719188
Stock level: Low stock
£58.00

During the 1980's a number of high quality, large scale pile tests, sponsored by the offshore industry, Department of Energy and EEC, were performed at onshore locations in clays similar to those encountered in installations in the North Sea. At the same time research was bei...

Engineering for Offshore Fish Farming

Author(s): Institution of Civil Engineers
Publication Date: October 1990
ISBN: 9780727716019
Stock level: Low stock
£73.00

The growth in offshore fish farming in the past decade has produced a crucial need to develop engineering solutions to its unique problems. The search for cleaner waters and the need to avoid polluting coastlines, combined with a general desire for expansion, have meant that ...