Building the Future: Innovation in design, materials and construction

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G.S.T. Armer, J.L. Clarke, F.K. Garas
CRC Press, Oct 4, 2003 - Architecture
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This book forms the proceedings of the international seminar held by the Institution of Structural Engineers and the Building Research Establishment in Brighton in April 1993. It brings together contributions from 20 countries on recent innovations in building and construction.
 

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Contents

MACROMATERIALS
3
DEVELOPMENT OF SKILL MODELS AS AN AID TO BUILDABILITY IN DESIGN
14
DURABILITY DESIGN FORM DETAILING AND MATERIALS
23
SOME ASPECTS OF THE POSSIBILITIES AND PERSPECTIVES IN NONDESTRUCTIVE TESTING IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
33
VALIDATING INNOVATION A GRAPHIC AID FOR DESIGNERS
42
A DIRECT COUPLING OF EXPERIMENT AND ANALYSIS A HYBRID COMPLETEMATRIX FORMULATION
51
EXPERT SYSTEM DESIGN OF TANK STRUCTURES TASDE
61
NONLINEAR BEHAVIOUR OF GRILLAGE SLAB ORTHO
70
HYRIB LOOKS TO REDUCE PRESSURE ON FORMWORK
258
STRUCTURAL STEEL SHEARHEADS FOR CONCRETE SLABS
268
DISCUSSION
276
COMBINED NUMERICALEXPERIMENTAL DEVELOPMENT OF INNOVATIVE STRUCTURAL CONCRETE CONNECTIONS
277
AN ASSESSMENT OF IMPROVED RESISTANCE TO DYNAMIC LOADS IMPOSED ON ORDINARY DWELLINGS
285
INNOVATIVE DEVELOPMENT IN MASONRY
298
TREATMENT OF FOUNDATION MOVEMENT DAMAGE USING THE HELIBEAM REMEDIAL SYSTEM
309
PROTECTIVE MATERIALS PURPOSE AND FAILURE
318

CHAIRMANS REMARKS
81
TIMBER
83
APPLICATION OF MODERN WOOD BASED COMPOSITES IN CONSTRUCTION
85
BEHAVIOUR OF GLULAM BEAMS IN FIRE
93
STRUCTURAL GRADE CHIPBOARD
106
NEW DEVELOPMENTS IN REINFORCED TIMBER JOINTS
121
NEW STRUCTURAL MATERIALS
129
CONSTITUTIVE MODELLING OF STRUCTURAL PLASTICS THE ROLE OF PHYSICAL TESTING
131
NEW DEVELOPMENT OF A POROUS WEARING COURSE FOR STEEL ORTHOTROPIC BRIDGE DECKS BASED ON SYNTHETIC MATERIA...
141
A NEW TYPE OF HOLLOW BRICK ELEMENT ORTHO FOR GRILLAGE AND RIBBED SLABS
150
NEW TECHNIQUES AND DESIGN POSSIBILITIES WITH CAST METALS
159
NEW MATERIALS AND METHODS OF TESTING DYNAMIC RESISTING ELEMENTS ON THE NEW GENERATION OF SHAPED AIRCRAFT...
169
NEW CONCRETE MATERIALS
181
FIBRE COMPOSITES FOR THE REINFORCEMENT OF CONCRETE
183
FLEXURAL BEHAVIOUR OF CARBON FIBER REINFORCED CEMENT COMPOSITES WITH CONVENTIONAL STEEL REINFORCEMENT
192
DEVELOPING FRC THROUGH INTEGRATED MATERIALSTRUCTURE OPTIMIZATION
202
FIBRE REINFORCED COMPOSITE MATERIALS FOR REINFORCED CONCRETE CONSTRUCTION
211
APPLICATION OF PALM TREE FRONDS IN BUILDING HEATINSULATING HOUSES
221
THE TESTING OF A MASS CONCRETE ARCH BRIDGE
226
THE CONCEPT OF CONCRETE COVER DESIGN IN REINFORCED CONCRETE COLUMNS
234
NEW CONCRETE TECHNIQUES AND MASONRY STRUCTURES
247
UTILIZATION OF AN INDUSTRIAL WASTE PRODUCT TO DEVELOP A CORROSION PROTECTIVE COATING TO STEEL IN CONCRETE
249
CHAIRMANS REMARKS
327
STEELCONCRETE COMPOSITE STRUCTURES
329
EXPERIMENTAL STUDY OF FLEXURAL CHARACTERISTICS OF STEELCFRC COMPOSITE PLATE
331
DEEP SECTION COMPOSITE FLOORING PROFILES
340
CONCRETEFILLED STEEL TUBE COLUMNS
349
EXTERNALLY REINFORCED CONCRETE
358
DOUBLE SKIN COMPOSITE CONSTRUCTION
366
AN EXPERIMENTAL STUDY ON THE LOAD CARRYING CAPACITY OF COMPOSITE SLABS WITH A REINFORCING LATTICE USED AS C...
373
STEEL STRUCTURES
381
EXPERIMENTAL STUDY ON BUTTWELDED STEEL BEAMS WITH HALF NPI CHORDS AND RECTANGULAR OPENINGS
383
DESIGN OF SEMIRIGID COMPOSITE BEAMCOLUMN CONNECTIONS
391
OPTIMAL CONFIGURATION OF STEELSKINNED SANDWICH PANELS
407
SLIM FLOOR CONSTRUCTION
418
NEW CONSTRUCTION TECHNIQUES
437
A ROBOT FOR MASONRY CONSTRUCTION
439
INTEGRATED AUTOMATION FOR DESIGN AND PRODUCTION
450
DISCUSSION
457
MULTISTOREY MODULAR BUILDINGS
458
FREESPAN CORRECTION OF SUBMARINE PIPELINES USING DIVERLESS TECHNIQUES
468
AUTHOR INDEX
473
SUBJECT INDEX
475
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