Structural Analysis of Historic Buildings: Restoration, Preservation, and Adaptive Reuse Applications for Architects and Engineers

2 avg rating
( 1 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780471315452: Structural Analysis of Historic Buildings: Restoration, Preservation, and Adaptive Reuse Applications for Architects and Engineers
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Structural Analysis of Historic Buildings offers the most' complete, detailed, and authentic data available on the materials, calculation methods, and design techniques used by architects and engineers of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. It provides today's building professionals with information needed to analyze, modify, and certify historic buildings for modern use. Among the many important features of this book not available in any other single volume are:
* More than 350 line drawings and diagrams taken directly from original sources such as the Carnegie Steele Company's Pocket Companion (1893) and Frank Kidder's The Architect's and Builder's Pocketbook (1902)
* Hard-to-find data on period structural components, such as cast-iron columns and beams, wrought-iron columns and beams, and fireproof terra cotta floor arches
* Methods for determining what kind of loads structural components were originally designed to bear and methods to determine if they are still capable of performing as intended
* Extensive coverage of historical foundation systems and empirical design methods for load-bearing masonry buildings
For any building professional involved in the rapidly growing field of restoring, preserving, and adapting historic buildings, Structural Analysis of Historic Buildings is an invaluable structural handbook.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Inside Flap:

Due to a combination of cultural and economic factors, the past several decades have produced a marked increase in the restoration, preservation, and reuse of historic buildings. Architects and engineers involved in this burgeoning industry experience difficulty determining the basis of the original designs and the capacity of structural components and building systems. They need a dependable source of accurate and detailed information that takes the guesswork out of bringing new life to old buildings. Structural Analysis of Historic Buildings presents the actual technical data and calculation methods that were available to architects and engineers at the time a material or system was originally used. Architects and engineers will learn how to determine what kind of loads structural components were originally designed to bear, and whether specific components are still able to perform as originally intended. Using numerous case studies as well as line drawings, diagrams, and structural data taken directly from original sources, this book provides detailed structural information on foundation systems, walls and columns, floor systems, and roof systems. Ultimately, this information creates a reliable basis for modern certification by the professional who is responsible for the renewed life of the structure. For architects and engineers involved in preservation, restoration, and adaptive reuse of historic structures, Structural Analysis of Historic Buildings is an indispensable resource and a timesaving guide. It is also an important reference for students and architectural historians.

About the Author:

J. STANLEY RABUN, PhD, PE, NCARB, is a registered engineer and registered architect and professor of Architecture at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville. He has taught courses in historic preservation technology, and architectural structures for more than twenty years. A respected consulting architect and structural engineer, Professor Rabun was recently presented with a prestigious research award from Architecture magazine.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

J. Stanley Rabun
Published by John Wiley and#38; Sons (2000)
ISBN 10: 0471315451 ISBN 13: 9780471315452
New Quantity Available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller:
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description John Wiley and#38; Sons, 2000. HRD. Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Seller Inventory # IQ-9780471315452

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 145.28
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

J. Stanley Rabun
Published by John Wiley and#38; Sons (2000)
ISBN 10: 0471315451 ISBN 13: 9780471315452
New Quantity Available: 7
Seller:
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description John Wiley and#38; Sons, 2000. HRD. Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Seller Inventory # FW-9780471315452

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 142.04
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 12.54
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

J. Stanley Rabun
Published by John Wiley and Sons Ltd, United States (2000)
ISBN 10: 0471315451 ISBN 13: 9780471315452
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Book Depository International
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description John Wiley and Sons Ltd, United States, 2000. Hardback. Condition: New. New. Language: English . Brand New Book. Structural Analysis of Historic Buildings offers the most complete, detailed, and authentic data available on the materials, calculation methods, and design techniques used by architects and engineers of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. It provides today s building professionals with information needed to analyze, modify, and certify historic buildings for modern use. Among the many important features of this book not available in any other single volume are: â More than 350 line drawings and diagrams taken directly from original sources such as the Carnegie Steele Company s Pocket Companion (1893) and Frank Kidder s The Architect s and Builder s Pocketbook (1902) â Hard-to-find data on period structural components, such as cast-iron columns and beams, wrought-iron columns and beams, and fireproof terra cotta floor arches â Methods for determining what kind of loads structural components were originally designed to bear and methods to determine if they are still capable of performing as intended â Extensive coverage of historical foundation systems and empirical design methods for load-bearing masonry buildings For any building professional involved in the rapidly growing field of restoring, preserving, and adapting historic buildings, Structural Analysis of Historic Buildings is an invaluable structural handbook. Seller Inventory # AAH9780471315452

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 154.81
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

J. Stanley Rabun
Published by John Wiley and Sons Ltd, United States (2000)
ISBN 10: 0471315451 ISBN 13: 9780471315452
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description John Wiley and Sons Ltd, United States, 2000. Hardback. Condition: New. New. Language: English . Brand New Book. Structural Analysis of Historic Buildings offers the most complete, detailed, and authentic data available on the materials, calculation methods, and design techniques used by architects and engineers of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. It provides today s building professionals with information needed to analyze, modify, and certify historic buildings for modern use. Among the many important features of this book not available in any other single volume are: â More than 350 line drawings and diagrams taken directly from original sources such as the Carnegie Steele Company s Pocket Companion (1893) and Frank Kidder s The Architect s and Builder s Pocketbook (1902) â Hard-to-find data on period structural components, such as cast-iron columns and beams, wrought-iron columns and beams, and fireproof terra cotta floor arches â Methods for determining what kind of loads structural components were originally designed to bear and methods to determine if they are still capable of performing as intended â Extensive coverage of historical foundation systems and empirical design methods for load-bearing masonry buildings For any building professional involved in the rapidly growing field of restoring, preserving, and adapting historic buildings, Structural Analysis of Historic Buildings is an invaluable structural handbook. Seller Inventory # AAH9780471315452

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 158.75
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Rabun
Published by John Wiley(Original)
ISBN 10: 0471315451 ISBN 13: 9780471315452
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
East West Academic Books LLC
(Burlington, NC, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description John Wiley(Original). Condition: New. New,Fast Delivery , 100 % money back if any problem with product and services. Seller Inventory # SSSC17448

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 163.29
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

J. Stanley Rabun
Published by Wiley 2000-02-21, New York, NY (2000)
ISBN 10: 0471315451 ISBN 13: 9780471315452
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wiley 2000-02-21, New York, NY, 2000. hardback. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # 9780471315452

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 159.85
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 8.36
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Rabun, J. Stanley
Published by Wiley (2018)
ISBN 10: 0471315451 ISBN 13: 9780471315452
New Hardcover Quantity Available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wiley, 2018. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used! This item is printed on demand. Seller Inventory # 0471315451

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 182.36
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Rabun, J. Stanley
Published by John Wiley & Sons (2016)
ISBN 10: 0471315451 ISBN 13: 9780471315452
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Print on Demand
Seller:
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description John Wiley & Sons, 2016. Paperback. Condition: New. PRINT ON DEMAND Book; New; Publication Year 2016; Not Signed; Fast Shipping from the UK. No. book. Seller Inventory # ria9780471315452_lsuk

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 182.91
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 5.38
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Rabun, J. Stanley
Published by Wiley
ISBN 10: 0471315451 ISBN 13: 9780471315452
New Hardcover Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
Russell Books
(Victoria, BC, Canada)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wiley. Hardcover. Condition: New. 0471315451 Special order direct from the distributor. Seller Inventory # ING9780471315452

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 216.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.00
From Canada to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

J. Stanley Rabun
Published by Wiley (2000)
ISBN 10: 0471315451 ISBN 13: 9780471315452
New Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wiley, 2000. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0471315451

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 231.90
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book