Structural Defects Reference Manual for Low-Rise Buildings by Michael F. Atkinson, Atkinson Michae | | 9780419257905 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Structural Defects Reference Manual for Low-Rise Buildings

Structural Defects Reference Manual for Low-Rise Buildings

by Michael F. Atkinson, Atkinson Michae
     
 

ISBN-10: 041925790X

ISBN-13: 9780419257905

Pub. Date: 11/28/2000

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The Structural Defects Reference Manual for Low-Rise Buildings has been written to assist professionals and students involved in building construction to identify causes of structural failure. Each chapter carefully addresses design, materials and workmanship factors which contribute to structural defects. The main structural elements - roofs, walls, floors

Overview

The Structural Defects Reference Manual for Low-Rise Buildings has been written to assist professionals and students involved in building construction to identify causes of structural failure. Each chapter carefully addresses design, materials and workmanship factors which contribute to structural defects. The main structural elements - roofs, walls, floors and foundations - are all covered and illustrated by case studies. The book also contains relevant data and guidance to show how all the different building elements should be designed and constructed.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780419257905
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/28/2000
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 11.60(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Preface. Chapter 1: Background. Chapter 2: Surveys. Chapter 3: Site Investigation Equipment and Methods. Chapter 4: Structural Reports. Chapter 5: Roofs. Chapter 6: Upper Floors. Chapter 7: Ground Floors. Chapter 8: Main walls. Chapter 9: Foundations. Index.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >