LIMIT-STATE DESIGN OF REINFORCED CONCRETE

THE PURPOSE OF THIS REVISED SECOND EDITION IS TO GIVE AN UNDERSTANDING OF THE MAIN PRINCIPLES OF MODERN AND CLASSICAL DESIGN, TOGETHER WITH USEFUL PRACTICE METHODS APPLIED TO THE MORE GENERAL TYPES OF REINFORCED CONCRETE STRUCTURES. THE BOOK HAS BEEN LARGELY REWRITTEN IN TERMS OF MODERN LIMIT-STATE PRINCIPLES, UNDER THE FOLLOWING CHAPTER HEADINGS: (1) GENERAL PRINCIPLES AND PHILOSOPHY OF DESIGN (2) STRENGTH AND STIFFNESS OF MEMBERS SUBJECTED TO BENDING (3) COMPATIBILITY CALCULATION FOR THE ANALYSIS OF STRUCTURES (4) SLABS (5) COLUMNS AND STRUTS. (6) SHEAR AND BOND. (7) SECONDARY AND OTHER EFFECTS (8) PRESTRESSED CONCRETE (9) DESIGN PRACTICE (10) ESTIMATING COSTING AND PROGRESS CHARTS. (11) MATERIAL PROPERTIES AND MANUFACTURE OF CONCRETE. (12) COMMERCIAL PRACTICE.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Cement and Concrete Association

    52 Grosvenor Gardens
    London SW1W 0AQ,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Baker, A L
  • Publication Date: 1970

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 358 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00214369
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 25 1972 12:00AM