The Construction Manuals from Edition Detail are among the most important reference works in the specialist literature. The latest volume shows the potential of the material concrete and documents comprehensively the technical principles of using concrete in construction. Chapters cover the history of the material, the properties of concrete, reinforced concrete, and prestressed concrete, the treatment of its surface. Also covered are the basic principles of statics for large and small structures, and the building requirements with respect to heat, damp, sound-proofing and fire protection according to the most recent norms and standards. Finally a large number of built examples are presented from illustrations of the complete structure down to detailed plans, showing the broad spectrum of applications for concrete in contemporary building. All plans have been specially produced by the editorial department Detail for this book and for ease of comparison, they have been drawn to the same scale.... plant for B. Braun AG in Melsungen (1991) as a small town; angular forms opposing round ones, straight lines and curves intersecting, large enclosed areas contrasting with open zones. Seldom, however, has there been such a successfulanbsp;...
|Title||:||Concrete Construction Manual|
|Author||:||Friedbert Kind-Barkauskas, Bruno Kauhsen, Stefan Polónyi, Jörg Brandt|
|Publisher||:||Walter de Gruyter - 2002-01-01|