Standard Handbook for Civil Engineers, 5th Edition

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Standard Handbook for Civil Engineers, 5th Edition by Frederick S. Merritt, M. Kent Loftin, Jonathan T. Ricketts.

A comprehensive guide to principles and techniques for effective civil engineering practice, cited in BCL3 and Sheehy.

This revised and updated edition (third was 1983) incorporates significant changes in design, construction, materials, and equipment, including code changes from the ACI, ASTM, and AISC; new specifications for wood construction; current EPA and OSHA regulations; changes in highway and airport pavement design; expanded coverage of harbor engineering; additional information about water resources; and state-of-the-art modeling techniques.

Includes some 700 figures and tables. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title. Ingram This revised classic remains the most valuable source on principles and techniques needed by civil engineers, including scores of revisions and innovations in design, construction, materials, and equipment.

Emphasis throughout is on simplified ways to apply fundamental principles to practical problems. 725 illus. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

A revision of the classic reference covering all important principles and techniques needed by practicing civil engineers.

The 5th Edition incorporates changes in design and construction practices, especially in design specifications for construction materials, buildings and bridges, safety and health concerns, and the most current codes changes including ACI, AISC, ASTM, NDS for wood structures, etc.

The Handbook covers systems design, community and regional planning, the latest design methods for buildings, airports, highways, tunnels and bridges. It includes sections on construction equipment, construction management, materials, specifications, structural theory, geotechnical engineering, wood, concrete, steel design and construction.

Published: McGraw-Hill Professional/Edition: 2003. ISBN/0071364730/9780071364737

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DescriptionStandard Handbook for Civil Engineers, 5th Edition by Frederick S. Merritt, M. Kent Loftin, Jonathan T. Ricketts.

A comprehensive guide to principles and techniques for effective civil engineering practice, cited in BCL3 and Sheehy.

This revised and updated edition (third was 1983) incorporates significant changes in design, construction, materials, and equipment, including code changes from the ACI, ASTM, and AISC; new specifications for wood construction; current EPA and OSHA regulations; changes in highway and airport pavement design; expanded coverage of harbor engineering; additional information about water resources; and state-of-the-art modeling techniques.

Includes some 700 figures and tables. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title. Ingram This revised classic remains the most valuable source on principles and techniques needed by civil engineers, including scores of revisions and innovations in design, construction, materials, and equipment.

Emphasis throughout is on simplified ways to apply fundamental principles to practical problems. 725 illus. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

A revision of the classic reference covering all important principles and techniques needed by practicing civil engineers.

The 5th Edition incorporates changes in design and construction practices, especially in design specifications for construction materials, buildings and bridges, safety and health concerns, and the most current codes changes including ACI, AISC, ASTM, NDS for wood structures, etc.

The Handbook covers systems design, community and regional planning, the latest design methods for buildings, airports, highways, tunnels and bridges. It includes sections on construction equipment, construction management, materials, specifications, structural theory, geotechnical engineering, wood, concrete, steel design and construction.

Published: McGraw-Hill Professional/Edition: 2003. ISBN/0071364730/9780071364737

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