Structural design (two-volume package)

Author: Various (Institution Task Groups)

Date published

1st June 2015

First published: 1st June 2015

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Structural design (two-volume package)

Guidance
Structural design (two-volume package)
Date published

1st June 2015

First published

1st June 2015

Author

Various (Institution Task Groups)

Price

Standard: £52.20

Member: £33.93

Buy Now

A two-volume package comprising:

Structural design – the engineer’s role:

The first part of a two-volume introduction to structural engineering, aimed at those who may need to seek advice from a structural engineer in the future, and for engineering students wishing to understand the role of the structural designer in a little more detail. Short chapters focus on:

  • the knowledge and abilities of a structural engineer

  • the design process and how it is undertaken

  • agreeing the brief 

  • preparing the scheme design

  • detailed design

  • procurement

  • the construction stage

 

Structural design – achieving excellence:

The second part of a two-volume introduction to structural engineering; this part is aimed at graduate structural engineers, covering the fundamental considerations of cost, beauty, stability and strength. Short chapters focus on:

  • the responsibilities of a structural engineer

  • engaging in design

  • structural design philosophies

  • stability, robustness and serviceability

  • demonstrating structural adequacy

  • communicating the design

  • the construction stage (incl. contractual relationships, temporary works and site inspections)

Additional information

Format:
Books (A4 print or PDF)
ISBN:
978-1-906335-20-5 and 978-1-906335-29-8
Pages:
72
Publisher:
IStructE Ltd

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