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Design of Prestressed Concrete

£19.99

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Former library copy with labels and stamps. Second edition.

Protective plastic sleeve on cover. Slight creasing to edge of some pages.

This revised textbook discusses the behaviour, analysis and design of prestressed concrete structures. Changes in the new edition include an emphasis on partially prestressed concrete members, flexural strength calculations, deflection calculations, crack width calculations, and information on high strength materials. The author develops an understanding of design methods used in practice and familiarity with the important provisions of the governing l983 Building Code of the American Concrete Institute. Balance of theory and practice provides a clear survey of design principles, and problems at the end of every chapter illustrate concepts.

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Author(s):
Nilson, Arthur H.
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
Second Edition
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0471859346
ISBN-13:
9780471859345
Number of pages:
592
Publisher:
John Wiley & Sons

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About this item

Former library copy with labels and stamps. Second edition.

Protective plastic sleeve on cover. Slight creasing to edge of some pages.

This revised textbook discusses the behaviour, analysis and design of prestressed concrete structures. Changes in the new edition include an emphasis on partially prestressed concrete members, flexural strength calculations, deflection calculations, crack width calculations, and information on high strength materials. The author develops an understanding of design methods used in practice and familiarity with the important provisions of the governing l983 Building Code of the American Concrete Institute. Balance of theory and practice provides a clear survey of design principles, and problems at the end of every chapter illustrate concepts.

Author(s):
Nilson, Arthur H.
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
Second Edition
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0471859346
ISBN-13:
9780471859345
Number of pages:
592
Publisher:
John Wiley & Sons

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