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Structural Depth Reference Manual for the Civil PE Exam, Third Edition

Product Code/ISBN: 9781591263920

The Structural Depth Reference Manual for the Civil PE Exam provides a comprehensive review of the relevant codes covered on the structural depth section of the Civil PE exam. Understanding these codes is your key to success on this exam.

A total of 130 example and practice problems, with complete step-by-step solutions, demonstrate how to use specific code equations, constants, and variables to determine whether structures meet code requirements. Each problem focuses on a specific code issue and provides a clear explanation of the code. Dozens of detailed graphics enhance your comprehension of the applicable codes.

The structural depth section of the Civil PE Exam requires a thorough familiarity with relevant codes, and the Structural Depth Reference Manual, Third Edition, is updated to the latest exam code specifications.

The updated codes include:

  • 2009 Edition of IBC
  • 2008 Edition of ACI 318
  • 2008 Edition of ACI 530
  • 2005 Edition of AISC
  • 2005 Edition of NDS
  • 2005 Edition of ASCE 7

Exam Topics Covered:

  • Reinforced Concrete Design
  • Foundations
  • Prestressed Concrete Design
  • Structural Steel Design
  • Design of Wood Structures
  • Design of Reinforced Masonry

What's New in This Edition:

  • Addition of multiple-choice problems to better align with the exam
  • Code updates to align with revised civil structural depth specifications
  • 2008 ACI 318
  • 2008 ACI 530
  • 2009 IBC