Tall Building Design: Steel, Concrete, and Composite Systems

Tall Building Design: Steel, Concrete, and Composite SystemsAddresses the Question Frequently Proposed to the Designer by Architects: “Can We Do This?Offering guidance on how to use code-based procedures while at the same time providing an understanding of why provisions are necessary, Tall Building Design: Steel, Concrete, and Composite Systems methodically explores the structural behavior of steel, concrete, and composite members and systems. This text establishes the notion that design is a creative process, and not just an execution of framing propos…

[Tall Building Design: Steel, Concrete, and Composite Systems] (By: Bungale S. Taranath) [published: May, 2015]

[Tall Building Design: Steel, Concrete, and Composite Systems] (By: Bungale S. Taranath) [published: May, 2015]Addresses the Question Frequently Proposed to the Designer by Architects: “Can We Do This?Offering guidance on how to use code-based procedures while at the same time providing an understanding of why provisions are necessary, Tall Building Design: Steel, Concrete, and Composite Systems methodically explores the structural behavior of steel, concrete, and composite members and systems. This text establishes the notion that design is a creative process, and not just an execution of framing propos…

Steel, Concrete, and Composite Design of Tall Buildings

Steel, Concrete, and Composite Design of Tall BuildingsThoroughly updated, this superbly illustrated handbook provides a uniquely practical perspective on all aspects of steel, concrete, and composite use in the design of tall buildings. It alerts professionals to the latest codes and ANSI standards and includes dozens of case studies of important buildings throughout the world, providing in-depth insight into why and how specific structural system choices were made. It also discusses recent studies of seismic vulnerability, the effect of wind and s…

Tall Building Design: Steel, Concrete, and Composite Systems by Bungale S. Taranath (2016-07-14)

Tall Building Design: Steel, Concrete, and Composite Systems by Bungale S. Taranath (2016-07-14)Thoroughly updated, this superbly illustrated handbook provides a uniquely practical perspective on all aspects of steel, concrete, and composite use in the design of tall buildings. It alerts professionals to the latest codes and ANSI standards and includes dozens of case studies of important buildings throughout the world, providing in-depth insight into why and how specific structural system choices were made. It also discusses recent studies of seismic vulnerability, the effect of wind and s…

[ { Steel, Concrete, and Composite Design of Tall Buildings (Revised) } ] BY ( Author ) Dec-1997 [ Hardcover ]

[ { Steel, Concrete, and Composite Design of Tall Buildings (Revised) } ] BY ( Author ) Dec-1997 [ Hardcover ]Thoroughly updated, this superbly illustrated handbook provides a uniquely practical perspective on all aspects of steel, concrete, and composite use in the design of tall buildings. It alerts professionals to the latest codes and ANSI standards and includes dozens of case studies of important buildings throughout the world, providing in-depth insight into why and how specific structural system choices were made. It also discusses recent studies of seismic vulnerability, the effect of wind and s…

Tall and Super Tall Buildings: Planning and Design

Tall and Super Tall Buildings: Planning and DesignIn-depth coverage of the latest tall and super tall building designs and examples from around the world Featuring contributions from 30 global experts involved in the planning and design of the structures covered in this book, Tall and Supertall Buildings describes the technical developments and special design features used for these landmark buildings: Sears Tower * Taipei 101 * Burj Khalifa *Petronas Towers * Shanghai Tower * Kingdom Tower This authoritative resource addresses HVAC systems, s…

[(Steel, Concrete and Composite Design of Tall Buildings)] [By (author) Bungale S. Taranath] published on (December, 1997)

[(Steel, Concrete and Composite Design of Tall Buildings)] [By (author) Bungale S. Taranath] published on (December, 1997)In-depth coverage of the latest tall and super tall building designs and examples from around the world Featuring contributions from 30 global experts involved in the planning and design of the structures covered in this book, Tall and Supertall Buildings describes the technical developments and special design features used for these landmark buildings: Sears Tower * Taipei 101 * Burj Khalifa *Petronas Towers * Shanghai Tower * Kingdom Tower This authoritative resource addresses HVAC systems, s…

Steel, Concrete, and Composite Design of Tall Buildings by Taranath, Bungale (1997) Hardcover

Steel, Concrete, and Composite Design of Tall Buildings by Taranath, Bungale (1997) HardcoverIn-depth coverage of the latest tall and super tall building designs and examples from around the world Featuring contributions from 30 global experts involved in the planning and design of the structures covered in this book, Tall and Supertall Buildings describes the technical developments and special design features used for these landmark buildings: Sears Tower * Taipei 101 * Burj Khalifa *Petronas Towers * Shanghai Tower * Kingdom Tower This authoritative resource addresses HVAC systems, s…

Steel, Concrete, and Composite Design of Tall Buildings by Bungale Taranath (1997-12-01)

Steel, Concrete, and Composite Design of Tall Buildings by Bungale Taranath (1997-12-01)In-depth coverage of the latest tall and super tall building designs and examples from around the world Featuring contributions from 30 global experts involved in the planning and design of the structures covered in this book, Tall and Supertall Buildings describes the technical developments and special design features used for these landmark buildings: Sears Tower * Taipei 101 * Burj Khalifa *Petronas Towers * Shanghai Tower * Kingdom Tower This authoritative resource addresses HVAC systems, s…