CRSI DESIGN - CRSI Design Handbook + CD-ROM
January 1, 2008 - CRSI

The CRSI Design Handbook has been the reference book for cast-in-place reinforced concrete design since 1952. The 10th edition provides the necessary information needed for common reinforced concrete structural members such as columns, beams, footings, pile caps, retaining walls, and...

MPIF DESIGN MANUAL - Powder Metallurgy Design Manual
January 1, 1998 - MPIF
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ISA AUTOMATION CAN PREVEN - Automation Can Prevent the Next Fukushima
January 1, 2014 - ISA

Automation protects against both unsafe conditions and human errors. It is the key to safety in the nuclear power industry. This is the message of this book, written by Béla Lipták, a consultant with more than 50 years' experience in automation and industrial safety.After reviewing...

AISC DESIGN GUIDE 28 - Stability Design of Steel Buildings
January 1, 2013 - AISC

PURPOSE OF THIS DESIGN GUIDE With the 2005 AISC Specification for Structural Steel Buildings (AISC, 2005a), hereafter referred to as the AISC Specification, the state of the art was advanced to include three methods for stability design, including the introduction of a powerful new...

AISC DESIGN GUIDE 27 - Structural Stainless Steel
January 1, 2013 - AISC
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AISC DESIGN GUIDE 25 - Frame Design Using Web-Tapered Members
January 1, 2011 - AISC

Introduction This document provides suggested methods for the design of web-tapered I-shaped beams and columns, as well as frames that incorporate web-tapered I-shaped beams and/or columns. Both the requirements for analysis and rules for proportioning of web-tapered framing members are...

AISC DESIGN GUIDE 24 - Hollow Structural Section Connections
January 1, 2010 - AISC

Preface This Design Guide is a supplement to the 13th edition of the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) Steel Construction Manual and its companion CD. The Manual contains sections on bolting to hollow structural sections (HSS), welding considerations for HSS, simple shear...

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January 1, 2009 - USGBC

LEED for Homes Overview and Process LEED for Homes is a national, voluntary certification system, developed by national experts and experienced builders, that promotes the design and construction of high-performance green homes and encourages the adoption of sustainable...

USGBC HOMES RATING SYS - LEED for Homes Rating System
January 1, 2008 - USGBC

General Clarification: LEED for Homes cannot be offered outside of the US at this time because of the technical limitations of adapting the rating system to local codes and the logistical limitations of providing a uniform international verification network. This decision will be revisited...

AISC DESIGN GUIDE 22 - Facade Attachments to Steel-Framed Buildings
January 1, 2008 - AISC

OBJECTIVE AND SCOPE The objective of this Design Guide is to assist the practicing engineer in achieving economical slab edge details for steel frames that are structurally sound, durable, and accommodating of the performance requirements of the particular façade system. The focus is on...

January 1, 2008 - AISC

Introduction The Construction Industry Institute (CII, 1993) defi nes constructability as the optimum use of construction knowledge and experience in planning, design, procurement and fi eld operations to achieve overall project objectives. Those who advocate this concept believe that...

AISC DESIGN GUIDE 21 - Welded Connections-A Primer for Engineers
June 1, 2006 - AISC

SCOPE OF WELDING Welding engineering is a complex science, involving design and design details, metallurgy, the production aspects of the various welding processes, and inspection. Design involves the selection of joint types, weld types, sizing of welds, and selection of the...

AISC DESIGN GUIDE 20 - Steel Plate Shear Walls
January 1, 2006 - AISC

INTRODUCTION Steel plate shear walls (SPW) have been used in a significant number of buildings, beginning decades ago, before the existence of design requirements specifically addressing this structural system. Implementation has accelerated significantly since the recent publication of...

AISC DESIGN GUIDE 3 - Serviceability Design Considerations for Steel Buildings
March 1, 2004 - AISC

Serviceability is defined in the AISC Specification as "a state in which the function of a building, its appearance, maintainability, durability, and comfort of its occupants are preserved under normal usage". Although serviceability issues have always been a design consideration, changes in...

AISC DESIGN GUIDE 19 - Fire Resistance of Structural Steel Framing
December 1, 2003 - AISC

GENERAL INFORMATION Model building codes are the resource for building guidelines adopted by a jurisdiction. Either by direct adoption or by reference, these codes provide a standardized set of rules and regulations for the built environment. The intent of these regulations is to provide minimum...