Handbook of Civil Engineering Calculations, Third Edition

by: Tyler G. Hicks, P.E.


Abstract: Up-to-date techniques for solving any civil engineering problem Perform complex design and construction calculations quickly and accurately with help from this thoroughly revised guide. Handbook of Civil Engineering Calculations, Third Edition, features more than 3000 logically organized calculations that align with the latest practices, codes, and standards. You will get start-to-finish calculation procedures for load resistance factor design (LRFD), anti-terrorism components, enhanced building security, green construction, safe bridge design, and environmentally sound water treatment. All-new steps to improve indoor air quality and protect structures from hurricanes, tornadoes, floods, and waves are also discussed in this on-the-job resource. This fully updated Third Edition covers: • Structural Steel Engineering and Design • Reinforced and Prestressed Concrete Engineering and Design • Timber Engineering • Soil Mechanics • Surveying, Route Design, and Highway Bridges • Fluid Mechanics, Pumps, Piping, and Hydro Power • Water-Supply and Storm-Water System Design • Sanitary Wastewater Treatment and Control • Engineering Economics
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Title: Handbook of Civil Engineering Calculations, Third Edition

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education: New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Athens, London, Madrid, Mexico City, Milan, New Delhi, Singapore, Sydney, Toronto

Copyright / Pub. Date: 2016 McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 9781259586859

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Tyler G. Hicks, P.E. is editor of Standard Handbook of Engineering Calculations, Standard Handbook of Mechanical Engineering Calculations, McGraw-Hill's Interactive Chemical Engineer's Solutions Suite, McGraw-Hill's Interactive Civil Engineer's Solutions Suite, and other bestselling titles. He is also a consulting engineer with International Engineering Associates. A graduate mechanical engineer, he has taught at several universities and lectured internationally.

Description: Up-to-date techniques for solving any civil engineering problem Perform complex design and construction calculations quickly and accurately with help from this thoroughly revised guide. Handbook of Civil Engineering Calculations, Third Edition, features more than 3000 logically organized calculations that align with the latest practices, codes, and standards. You will get start-to-finish calculation procedures for load resistance factor design (LRFD), anti-terrorism components, enhanced building security, green construction, safe bridge design, and environmentally sound water treatment. All-new steps to improve indoor air quality and protect structures from hurricanes, tornadoes, floods, and waves are also discussed in this on-the-job resource. This fully updated Third Edition covers: • Structural Steel Engineering and Design • Reinforced and Prestressed Concrete Engineering and Design • Timber Engineering • Soil Mechanics • Surveying, Route Design, and Highway Bridges • Fluid Mechanics, Pumps, Piping, and Hydro Power • Water-Supply and Storm-Water System Design • Sanitary Wastewater Treatment and Control • Engineering Economics