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Simplified Design of Concrete Structures, Eighth Edition

Simplified Design of Concrete Structures, Eighth Edition

By James Ambrose, Patrick Tripeny

Simple, concise explanations of the most common concrete structural systems!

Price: $110.00
Product Code/ISBN: 9780470044148
Year: 2007
Binding: Hardcover     Page Count: 448
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.


This book is the best and most concise reference available on the design of concrete structures.

Covers the basics as well as practical design examples of such topics as:

  • New materials, practices, and research in the field
  • Examples of general building structural systems
  • The use of computers in structural design

Examines a wide range of concrete structures, building types, and construction details. Includes numerous illustrations, text examples, and exercise problems with answers provided, plus a general question and answer section and a glossary.

Updated to reflect changes in standards, industry technology, and construction practice this guide conforms to the widely accepted ACI Code!