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Masonry Structural Design, Second Edition

Masonry Structural Design, Second Edition

 Features up-to-date coverage and information on different materials, structural design, and masonry codes for you to use on the job

Price: $208.00
Product Code/ISBN: 9781259641756
Year: 2017
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education


The brand-new edition of Masonry Structural Design features up-to-date coverage and information on different materials, structural design, and masonry codes for you to use on the job.  The text uses the 2015 International Building Code, the ASCE 7-10 Loading Standard, and the TMS 402-13 and 602-13 as sources as well as other well known construction codes.  To help you grasp concepts better this essential manual includes case studies about everything from low-rise buildings to four-story buildings.  These real life case studies are there for you to imagine and apply the topics learned into your next project.  Some of the newer information this edition covers also includes MSJC treatment of structural design, different allowable-stress approaches, as well as structural design of ACC masonry.

If your job involves working with masonry structures, then this is the book for you.  It has all of the most updated and clearly explained material in the masonry field of work.  From concrete to architectural design and roofing this is a great manual to add to your library. You won’t find a better guide on the market. 

Table of Contents

About the International Code Council
About the Authors
Dedication
Illustrations
Tables
Preface
Notice of Use of Copyrighted Material

  1. Basic Structural Behavior and Design of Low-Rise, Bearing Wall Buildings
  2. Materials Used in Masonry Construction
  3. Code Basis for Structural Design of masonry Buildings
  4. Introduction to MSJC Treatment of Structural Design
  5. Strength Design of Unreinforced Masonry Elements
  6. Strength Design of Reinforced Masonry Elements
  7. Allowable-Stress Design of Reinforced Masonry Elements
  8. Comparison of Design by the Allowable-Stress Approach Versus the Strength Approach
  9. Lateral Load Analysis of Shear-Wall Structures
  10. Design and Detailing of Floor and Roof Diaphragms
  11. Strength Design Example: Low-Rise Buildings with Reinforced Concrete Masonry
  12. Strength Design Example: Four-Story Building with Clay Masonry
  13. Structural Design of AAC Masonry

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