This handbook consists of two parts: Part 1 which consists of seven sections and Part 2 which consists of design tables and commentary, bibliographic references, and an index. Section 1 of Part 1 reviews general factors, economical structures, and drawings. Section 2 reviews safety factos, loads, and pressures. Section 3, which reviews structural analysis, covers beams and cantilevers, slabs, rectangular and non-rectangular panels, framed structures, columns, bending, earthquake-resistant structures, frames, and arches. Section 4 reviews materials and stresses, and covers concrete, stresses in concrete, and reinforcement. Section 5 (resistance of structural members) covers cross-sections of members, beams, slabs, limit-state, load-factor design, liquid-containing structures, shearing, torsion, columns, bending, thrust, tension, walls, joints, and intersections. Section 6 (structures and foundations) covers buildings, bridges, culverts, subways, bearings, hinges, joints, concrete roads, containers, tanks, bunks, silos, industrial structures, chimneys, retaining walls, piles, walls, wharves and jetties. Section 7 focuses on some areas where computers are being applied. Program such as GENESYS, ICES, DECIDE and OASYS-45 are discussed.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Cement and Concrete Association

    Wexham Spring
    Slough SL3 6PL, Buckinghamshire,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Reynolds, C E
    • Steedman, J C
  • Publication Date: 1981

Media Info

  • Pagination: 504 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00341504
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: 9th ed.
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 28 1981 12:00AM