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Author Boake, Terri Meyer

Title Understanding steel design : an architectural design manual / Terri Meyer Boake, with technical illustrations by Vincent Hui

Publ Info Basel, Switzerland : Birkhauser, [2012]
2012
Basel, Switzerland : Birkhauser, [2012]
2012
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Arch  ARCH TA684 .B63 2012    AVAILABLE
Descript 244 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), plans ; 31 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 236-237) and indexes
Contents ch. 1. The transformative nature of steel construction -- ch. 2. The materiality of steel -- ch. 3. Connections and framing techniques -- ch. 4. Fabrication, erection and the implications on design -- ch. 5. AESS : its history and development -- ch. 6. AESS : design and detailing -- ch. 7. Coatings, finishes and fire protection -- ch. 8. Curved steel -- ch. 9. Advanced framing systems : diagrids -- ch. 10. Castings -- ch. 11. Tension systems and spaceframes -- ch. 12. Steel and glazing systems -- ch. 13. Advanced framing systems : steel and timber -- ch. 14. Steel and sustainability -- ch. 15. Steel in temporary exhibition buildings
LC subject Steel, Structural
Building, Iron and steel
Structural design
Add Author Hui, Vincent, illustrator
ISBN 3034602693
9783034602693