Basics of Retaining Wall Design, 8th Edition

0 avg rating
( 0 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780976836407: Basics of Retaining Wall Design, 8th Edition
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Updated and expanded throughout, this new edition covers nearly every type of retaining strucutre: canilevered, counterfort, restrained (basement walls), gravity, segmental, sheet pile, soldier pile, and others. Current building code requirements are covered including IBC '09, ACI 318-08, MSJC '08, ASCE 7-05, CBC '07, and AASHTO. Topics include: Types of retaining structures; soil properties and terminology; design of concrete and masonry walls, lateral earth pressure determinations; Rankine, Coulomb and EFP methods; surcharges; seismic design; stability; foundation design; pile and pier foundations; and swimming pool walls. Fourteen varied design examples. Comprehensive Appendix. 220 pages, 8-1/2x11 spiral bound.

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

About the Author:

Hugh Brooks has been a consulting structural engineer for over 40 years. He is a licensed civil and structural engineer in California and has owned and managed Retain Pro Software since 1993. His other books inlcude Encyclopedia of Building & Construction Terms and The Tilt-up Design & Construcuton Manual, now published by the Tilt-up Concrete Association. He practices and resides in Newport Beach, California.

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

Buy Used
Condition: Good
A copy that has been read, but... Learn more about this copy

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.

Destination, rates & speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

Stock Image

1.

Hugh Brooks
Published by HBA Publications
ISBN 10: 0976836408 ISBN 13: 9780976836407
Used Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
ThriftBooks
(AURORA, IL, U.S.A.)

Book Description HBA Publications. Spiral-bound. Condition: Good. A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Seller Inventory # G0976836408I3N00

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy Used
US$ 42.26
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds