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Published:
October 23, 2014
Author(s):
Qing Quan Liang
Steel and composite steel–concrete structures are widely used in modern bridges, buildings, sport stadia, towers, and offshore structures. Analysis and Design of Steel and Composite Structures offers a comprehensive introduction to the analysis and design of both steel and composite structures. It 
Published:
October 20, 2014
Editor(s):
Meifeng Cai
Transit Development in Rock Mechanics—Recognition, Thinking and Innovation contains 150 papers presented at the 3rd ISRM International Young Scholars’ Symposium on Rock Mechanics (8-10 November 2014, Xi’an, China). The volume focusses on the transitional development in rock mechanics research from 
Published:
October 13, 2014
Author(s):
Rory N. Mortimore
Chalk has proved to be one of the more difficult rocks to corelog as it breaks up readily during the drilling process leading to core-loss and destructuring, particularly where flints, nodular chalks, and/or fractures are present. One of the greatest difficulties is the identification of chalk 
Published:
October 09, 2014
Editor(s):
Cezary Madryas, Andrzej Kolonko, Arkadiusz Szot, Beata Nienartowicz
Underground infrastructure undoubtedly constitutes one of the most important engineering components of urbanized areas. Such infrastructure includes energy distribution, communications and water, carry away sewage, elements of transportation systems of goods and people, storage facilities of 
Published:
October 08, 2014
Author(s):
Michael Tomlinson, John Woodward
Written to Eurocode 7 and the UK National Annex Updated to reflect the current usage of Eurocode 7, along with relevant parts of the British Standards, Pile Design and Construction Practice, Sixth Edition maintains the empirical correlations of the original—combining practical know how with 
Published:
October 07, 2014
Author(s):
Stuart Matthews
This document aims to provide a basic understanding of the complex set of phenomena governing durability and long-term performance of concrete structures and how this forms a basis for service-life design. While consideration is given to concrete as a material, the focus is on the behaviour of the 
Published:
October 07, 2014
Editor(s):
Sören Ehlers, Bjorn Egil Asbjornslett, Ornulf Jan Rodseth, Tor Einar Berg
Maritime-Port Technology and Development contains the latest research results and innovations as presented at the 2014 International Maritime and Port Technology and Development Conference (Trondheim, Norway, 27- 29 October 2014). The volume is divided into a wide range of topics: • Efficient and 
Published:
October 06, 2014
Author(s):
Eugene Obrien, Damien Keogh, Alan O'Connor
Captures Current Developments in Bridge Design and Maintenance Recent research in bridge design and maintenance has focused on the serviceability problems of older bridges with aging joints. The favored solution of integral construction and design has produced bridges with fewer joints and 
Published:
October 02, 2014
Editor(s):
AECOM
Infrastructure work is still declining, although there are plans to release £1.3bn worth of road network schemes over the next few years. Network rail has published plans to spend £38bn on upgrade works over the next five years. Water firms are to bring forward $400m of work into this financial 
Published:
October 01, 2014
Editor(s):
AECOM
Coming out of recession… so how is this affecting the construction market? Spon's Mechanical and Electrical Services Price Book 2015 continues to be the most comprehensive and best annual services engineering price book currently available, providing detailed pricing information across the full 

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