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Design of Wood Structures - ASD/LRFD, Seventh Edition

Design of Wood Structures - ASD/LRFD, Seventh Edition

By Donald Breyer, Kenneth Fridley, David Pollock Jr., Kelly Cobeen

Reflects provisions of the 2012 (IBC) International Building Code and 2012 (NDS) National Design Specification for Wood Construction provisions.

Price: $110.95
Product Code/ISBN: 9780071745604
Year: 2014
Binding: Hardcover     Page Count: 1,008
Publisher: McGraw-Hill


Continuing the sterling standard set by earlier editions, this indispensable reference leads you through the complete design of a wood structure (except for the foundation), following the same sequence used in the actual design/construction process.

Covers:

  • Wood Buildings and Design Criteria
  • Design Loads
  • Properties of Wood and Lumber Grades
  • Structural Glued Laminated Timber
  • Beam Design
  • Axial Forces and Combined Bending
  • Wood Structural Panels
  • Horizontal Diaphragms
  • Shearwalls
  • Wood Connections -- Background
  • Nailed and Stapled Connections
  • Bolts, Lag Bolts, and other Connectors
  • Connection Hardware
  • Diaphragm-to-Shearwall Anchorage
  • Advanced Topics in Lateral Force Design
  • Appendices

Reflects provisions of the 2012 (IBC) International Building Code and 2012 (NDS) National Design Specification for Wood Construction provisions, and combines dual-format ASD/LRFD specifications, equations, and problems throughout. Includes ASCE 7-10 load standard provisions.