Reinforced Concrete Designer's Handbook
July 26, 2007 - CRC

This classic and essential work has been thoroughly revised and updated in line with the requirements of new codes and standards which have been introduced in recent years, including the new Eurocode as well as up-to-date British Standards. It provides a general introduction along with...

British Television: the formative years
January 1, 1986 - IET

This book is concerned with the history of British television for home reception from 1922/23 to 1939, when the London Station closed down for the War years. Great care has been taken to ensure that an unbiased, accurate history has been written based predominantly on written primary source...

The building limestones of the British Isles
January 1, 1989 - BRE

A guide for architects to the currently-available British limestones including their durability, location (map references), sizes of quarries, and buildings where they can be seen.

Examples of the Design of Reinforced Concrete Buildings to BS8110
August 22, 2017 - CRC

The latest edition of this well-known book makes available to structural design engineers a wealth of practical advice on effective design of concrete structures. It covers the complete range of concrete elements and includes numerous data sheets, charts and examples to help the...

The building slates of the British Isles
January 1, 1991 - BRE

Guidance for architects and designers on the availability and durability of British building and roofing slate. For each of the 27 quarries it gives information on location, petrography of the slate, results of laboratory tests and lists of reference buildings.

Reinforced Concrete Structural Reliability
December 15, 2012 - CRC

Structural engineers must focus on a structure's continued safety throughout its service life. Reinforced Concrete Structural Reliability covers the methods that enable engineers to keep structures reliable during all project phases, and presents a practical exploration of up-to-date...

Durability of reinforced concrete; Effects of concrete composition and curing on carbonation under different exposure conditions
January 1, 1998 - BRE

This report describes the results of two projects undertaken to study the long-term carbonation of reinforced concrete. The first was a joint project between the British Cement Association (BCA) and the Building Research Establishment (BRE) to examine the influence of materials...

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Reinforced and Prestressed Concrete Design to EC2: The Complete Process
January 13, 2012 - CRC

Concrete is an integral part of twenty-first century structural engineering, and an understanding of how to analyze and design concrete structures is a vital part of training as a structural engineer. With Eurocode legislation increasingly replacing British Standards, it's also...

Machine grading British-grown Corsican pine
January 1, 1981 - BRE

The Code of practice for the structural use of timber, CP 112:Part 2, does not include stress values for British-grown Corsican pine (Pinus nigra). Because of an urgent requirement to machine grade this species it was decided to publish this Information Paper recommending machine grade...

Who Cares?: The Great British Health Debate
January 1, 1998 - CRC

Preface As a nation there are few institutions we care more about than our health service. We are born into it, it is there throughout our lives and we die in its care. It is a peculiarly British creation, created by our own breed of socialists to make sure no one who could not afford health...

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BS PD 6527 - Methods of Test for Textiles (Other Than Those Methods Already Published as British Standards)
November 30, 1990 - BSI

Includes a selection of the recommended methods formerly included in Handbook No 11. Does not include any published British Standards.

The conformance of masonry mortars and their constituent sands with British Standards
January 1, 1985 - BRE

Describes how ready-to-use mortars were found to have better strength and working properties than site-mixed mortars, but a disapppointing lack of conformance with British Standards.

BS PD 6501-2 - Preparation of British Standards for Building and Civil Engineering Part 2: Guide to Presentation
June 29, 1984 - BSI

Gives recommendations and examples to writers of British Standards for building and civil engineering on their structure and format to make it convenient for the reader and gives examples of clearer language; includes tables and illustrations.

Bibliography of British dams A companion to the Register of British dams
January 1, 1996 - BRE

The Bibliography of British dams lists published works which provide information on dams in Great Britain. It contains papers which have been published in journals and conference proceedings and some important books have also been listed. Unpublished reports and short news items in...

Design of Structural Elements: Concrete, Steelwork, Masonry and Timber Designs to British Standards and Eurocodes
April 21, 2014 - CRC

This book provides an introduction to the design of structural elements by considering the design of beams, columns, slabs etc in concrete, steel, timber and masonry. It is fully up to date with British standards and codes and includes a special

British iron and steel AD1800-2000 and beyond
January 1, 2001 - MANEY

PREFACE Several books have been published which describe the evolution and growth of the British iron and steel industry. Most of these provide accounts of the developments in manufacturing methods that have taken place. Some also discuss the products. Only limited reference is usually made,...