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Principles of Engineering Thermodynamics, SI Edition (2nd Edition)

Description & Objectives This book is written with the philosophy that the most important thing is to prepare engineers to understand how to use thermodynamics in professional practice. Engineers must gain an intuitive understanding of how changes to a system parameter will affect the energy-related performance of a process. The approach taken in this book is to …

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Seismic Reservoir Modeling: Theory, expamples, and algorithms

Description & Objectives Seismic reservoir modeling is an interdisciplinary field that integrates physics, mathematics, geology, statistics, and computer science. The objective of seismic reservoir characterization studies is to predict three-dimensional models of the properties of rocks and fluids in the subsurface based on available geophysical data, such as well measurements and surface geophysical studies. This book …

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MNL-17(21): ACI Reinforced Concrete Design Handbook, Volume 3

Description & Objectives The ACI Reinforced Concrete Design Handbook provides assistance to professionals engaged in the design of reinforced concrete buildings and related structures. This edition is a major revision that brings it up-to-date with the approach and provisions of “Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete” (ACI 318-19). The ACI Reinforced Concrete Design Handbook provides …

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MNL-17(21): ACI Reinforced Concrete Design Handbook, Volume 2

Description & Objectives The ACI Reinforced Concrete Design Handbook provides assistance to professionals engaged in the design of reinforced concrete buildings and related structures. This edition is a major revision that brings it up-to-date with the approach and provisions of “Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete” (ACI 318-19). The ACI Reinforced Concrete Design Handbook provides …

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MNL-17(21): ACI Reinforced Concrete Design Handbook, Volume 1

Description & Objectives The ACI Reinforced Concrete Design Handbook provides assistance to professionals engaged in the design of reinforced concrete buildings and related structures. This edition is a major revision that brings it up-to-date with the approach and provisions of “Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete” (ACI 318-19). The ACI Reinforced Concrete Design Handbook provides …

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ACI 318 19 Code Changes to the Concrete Design Standard

Description & Objectives Learning Objectives of ACI 318 19 Code changes to the Concrete Design Standard Understand where higher grades ofreinforcement are accepted and changes tothe requirements for structural concrete toallow the higher reinforcement grades,including development lengths and phifactors. Identify the added requirements to addressshotcrete as a concrete placement method. Explain the expanded scope of …

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Building Information Modeling Framework for Structural Design By Nawari O. Nawari, Michael Kuenstle

Book Description BIM for Structural Engineering and Architecture Building Information Modeling: Framework for Structural Design outlines one of the most promising new developments in architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC). Building information modeling (BIM) is an information management and analysis technology that is changing the role of computation in the architectural and engineering industries. The innovative process …

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Port Management and Operations Burns, Maria G

Book Description Preference :This book was written with the purpose of redefining the strategic role of global seaports in the present “Post-New Economy Era.” Ports are these remarkable human constructions that over centuries reflect the epitome of global evolution, economic growth, and innovation. As 70.8% of the global surface is covered by water, seaports reflect …

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Groundwater Lowering in Construction-A Practical Guide to Dewatering Pat M. Cashman

Book Description Preference :Many engineering projects, especially major ones, entail excavations into water-bearing soils. For all such excavations, appropriate system(s) for the management and control of the groundwater and surface water runoff should be planned before the start of each project. In practice, this can only be done with the knowledge of the ground and …

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Traffic Engineering Handbook, 7th Edition ITE., Pande,

Book Description Preference :Traffic engineering is the subdiscipline of transportation engineering that addresses the planning, design, and operation of streets and highways, their networks, adjacent lands, and interaction with other modes of transportation (air, water, and rail) and their terminals. Over many decades, the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) has provided traffic engineering professionals with …

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Water Engineering: Hydraulics, Distribution and Treatment Lawrence K. Wang

Book Description Preference :Each section of this chapter offers, in a sense, a preview of matters discussed at length in later parts of this book. There they are dealt with as isolated topics to be mastered in detail. Here they appear in sequence as parts of the whole so that their general purpose and significance …

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Principles of Structure Wyatt, Kenneth James

Book Description Preference :Principles of Structural begins with a chapter explaining forces and their effects. Other chapters cover ties and struts, loadings, graphical statics, bracings, shears and moments, stresses, deflections, and beam design. There is also an appendix with a fuller explanation of fundamentals for readers unfamiliar with the basic concepts of geometry and statics. …

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Site Planning and Design, First Edition Thomas Russ

Book Description Preference :The character of site design is such that the profession requires a combination of applying one’s experience while always learning new methods and materials, and then educating peers, clients, and the public. Site design professionals more so than most other professionals are always faced with having their work reviewed and often modified …

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Fundamental Concepts of Earthquake Engineering Villaverde, Roberto

Book Description Preference :Earthquakes are one of nature’s greatest hazards to life and property. Throughout historic times,they have caused the destruction of countless cities and villages around the world and inflicted the death of thousands of people (see Appendix). In the last 30 years alone, thousands of people were injured or lost their lives, and …

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Matrix Methods of Structural Analysis Nagarajan, Praveen

Book Description Preference :Matrix methods of structural analysis are used for the analysis of the framed structures, i.e., structures composed of one-dimensional elements. The solution procedures used in this method are systematic and general. Hence, it is easier to write computer programs using this method. The matrix method of analysis is an important topic in …

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Deep Excavations in Soil William H.K. Lee

Book Description Preference :To an average person, deep excavation might conjure up thoughts of massive deep open cast gold mines. These can take dozens of years to excavate with more than a million tonnes of earth removed in one day. The largest of these goes down 700m, deep enough to accommodate a 230-floor tower without …

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Surveying for Engineers J. Uren, W.F. Price

Book Description Preference :It is now more than 30 years since the publication of the first edition of Surveying for Engineers, and in that time the equipment and techniques used in engineering surveying have undergone incredible changes. Electronic theodolites and total stations, digital levels, laser scanners, and machine control systems, to name just a few, …

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Design of Structural Elements to Eurocodes W.M.C. McKenzie

Book Description Preference :The development of new building materials/structural systems and improved understanding of their behaviour increased at a faster rate during the latter half of the twentieth century than at any other time in history. The most commonly used materials are reinforced concrete, structural steelwork, timber and masonry. In all developed countries of the …

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Understanding Construction Drawings Mark W. Huth

Book Description Preference :Understanding Construction Drawings is intended for students in construction programs in two-year and four-year colleges and technical institutes, as well as apprentice training. Designed for a course in print reading focused on both residential and commercial construction, the book helps you learn to read the drawings that are used to communicate information …

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civil High way Traffic Engineering, 4th Edition Roger Roess,

Book Description Preference :The transportation system is often referred to as the nation’ s “lifeblood circulation system.” Our complex system of roads and highways, railroads, airports and airlines, waterways, and urban transit systems provides for the movement of people and goods within and between our densest urban cities and the most remote outposts of the …

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