+612 9045 4394
 
CHECKOUT
$7.95 Delivery per order to Australia and New Zealand
100% Australian owned
Over a hundred thousand in-stock titles ready to ship
Structural Renovation Of Buildings Methods Details And Design Examples : Methods, Details, & Design Examples - Alexander Newman

Structural Renovation Of Buildings Methods Details And Design Examples

Methods, Details, & Design Examples

Hardcover Published: 1st October 2000
ISBN: 9780070471627
Number Of Pages: 688

Share This Book:

Hardcover

RRP $199.95
$173.90
13%
OFF
or 4 easy payments of $43.48 with Learn more
Ships in 15 business days

Earn 348 Qantas Points
on this Book

Make any renovation job go smoother. Building renovation, conservation and reuse represents more than half of all construction work - and is projected to increase to 80% by 2004. Structural Renovation of Buildings, by Alexander Newman, puts a single, convenient source of information about all aspects of structural renovation and strengthening of buildings at your fingertips. While its focus is largely on low and midrise buildings, you can apply the principles it clarifies to buildings of any size - steel-framed, masonry, or wood. Whether you're repairing deteriorated concrete...rehabilitating slabs on grade...strengthening lateral-load resisting systems...renovating a building facade...handling seismic upgrades or fire damage, you'll find this time-and-trouble-saving guide loaded with practical tips, methods, and design examples. It's also heavily illustrated with autoCAD generated details, supplier illustrations of materials, procedural techniques, and much, much more.

Prefacep. ix
The Challenge of Renovationp. 1
Terminologyp. 1
When to Renovatep. 2
Beginning a Renovation Projectp. 15
Typical Structural Challengesp. 17
Role of Building Codes in Renovationp. 26
Renovation Provisions of Model Building Codesp. 29
Renovate or Rebuild?p. 36
Referencesp. 38
Investigating Existing Conditionsp. 41
Why Investigate?p. 41
Assessing Building Conditionp. 42
Material Properties in Steel Systemsp. 53
Concrete Framingp. 61
Load Testing of Concrete Structuresp. 73
Post-Tensioned Concrete Framingp. 84
Wood Framingp. 85
Masonryp. 90
Building Envelopep. 94
Referencesp. 100
Renovating Steel-Framed Buildingsp. 103
Steel: The Venerable Materialp. 103
Past Design Methods and Allowable Stresses for Iron and Steel Beamsp. 108
Early Iron and Steel Columnsp. 110
Properties of Early Fastenersp. 117
Open-Web Joistsp. 121
Strengthening Floorsp. 125
Reinforcing Steel Members by Weldingp. 127
Reinforcing Beams by Composite Action with Concretep. 140
Strengthening Beam Connectionsp. 145
Composite Steel-Concrete Columnsp. 147
Openings in Existing Steel Beamsp. 151
Steel Corrosion: Evaluation and Protectionp. 152
Thermal Prestressing of Steel Structuresp. 158
Referencesp. 164
Strengthening Concrete Buildingsp. 167
Historical Perspectivep. 167
Design Methods of the Pastp. 171
Properties of Old Concrete and Reinforcing Steelp. 179
Some Early Proprietary Systemsp. 181
Strengthening Concrete Beamsp. 184
Strengthening Structural Slabsp. 214
Strengthening Concrete Columnsp. 225
Openings in Existing Slabsp. 239
Referencesp. 246
Repairing Deteriorated Concretep. 249
Overviewp. 249
Repairing Cracksp. 252
Corrosion of Reinforcement and Its Effects on Concretep. 263
Patching Spalls and Deteriorated Areasp. 276
Cathodic Protection and Electrochemical Chloride Extractionp. 291
Corrosion Inhibitorsp. 293
Other Types of Damage to Concretep. 294
Materials for Concrete Repairp. 300
Durability of Repairsp. 309
Systematic Maintenance Programsp. 312
Referencesp. 314
Renovating Slabs on Gradep. 317
Introductionp. 317
Field Investigationp. 319
Crackingp. 320
Surface Deteriorationp. 330
Slab Settlement, Heaving, and Curlingp. 335
Joint Failuresp. 342
Water Penetration or Emissionp. 348
Chemical Attackp. 354
Slab Replacementp. 359
Slab Overlaysp. 362
Improving Abrasion Resistancep. 367
Repair of Deteriorated Overlays, Toppings, and Hardenersp. 373
Referencesp. 375
Renovating Post-Tensioned Concretep. 379
System Overviewp. 379
Evolution of Post-Tensioned Structuresp. 382
Typical Reasons for Repair of Post-Tensioned Buildingsp. 389
Planning for Repairsp. 392
Nondestructive Testingp. 396
Destructive Testingp. 399
Repair Methodsp. 401
A Step-by-Step Example: Replacing Post-Tensioned Stressing-End Anchoragep. 406
Referencesp. 417
Renovating Wood Structuresp. 419
Historical Backgroundp. 419
Wood Deteriorationp. 430
Detecting Deteriorationp. 439
Preventing Deteriorationp. 446
Shrinkage and Defectsp. 450
Repairing Wood Membersp. 457
Strengthening Wood Membersp. 469
Renovating Wood Trussesp. 479
Case Study 1: Repairing Termite Damage in Trussesp. 485
Case Study 2: Restoring Fire Damage to the Exeter Street Theaterp. 493
Referencesp. 502
Renovating Masonryp. 505
Masonry as a Construction Materialp. 505
Evolution of Masonry Design Methodsp. 518
Evaluation of Masonry Structuresp. 522
Masonry Repairp. 539
Strengthening Masonry Structural Elementsp. 548
Repairing Masonry Archesp. 554
Other Masonry Renovation Tasksp. 559
Referencesp. 565
Renovating Metal Building Systemsp. 569
Introductionp. 569
Evolution of Metal Building Systemsp. 573
Primary Framesp. 575
Expansion of Metal Building Systemsp. 582
Lateral Stabilityp. 587
Secondary Framingp. 589
Wall Materialsp. 593
Metal Roofingp. 598
Insulation and Vapor Retardersp. 610
Renovation Checklistp. 612
Case Studyp. 613
Referencesp. 624
Strengthening Lateral-Load-Resisting Systemsp. 625
Lateral-Load Basicsp. 625
Past Methods of Resisting Lateral Loadsp. 630
History of Wind and Seismic Codesp. 637
Code Provisions for Seismic Upgradingp. 644
Typical Elements of Lateral-Load Upgradingp. 649
Reinforcing Diaphragmsp. 653
Reinforcing Wood, Steel, and Masonry Buildingsp. 663
Reinforcing Concrete Buildingsp. 673
Energy-Dissipating Devicesp. 680
Seismic Isolationp. 685
Reinforcing Nonstructural Elementsp. 689
Referencesp. 695
Case Studies in Seismic Upgradingp. 699
Case 1: Seismic Upgrading of a Former Industrial Buildingp. 699
Case 2: Proposed Renovation of an Unreinforced-Masonry Buildingp. 714
Case 3: Seismic Upgrade of Terminal 1, Oakland International Airportp. 735
Case 4: Seismic Retrofit of the Administration Building, San Francisco State Universityp. 745
Renovating Building Facadesp. 763
General Issuesp. 763
Curtain-Wall Problems Caused by Structural Forces and Movementsp. 766
Water Leakagep. 770
Rehabilitating Solid Masonry Wallsp. 783
Brick-Veneer Walls with CMU Backupp. 793
Brick-Veneer Walls with Steel Studsp. 800
Repairing Brick-Veneer Wallsp. 807
Repairing Stone and Stone-Panel Wallsp. 823
Rehabilitating Exterior Insulation and Finish Systemsp. 833
Rehabilitating Other Wall Typesp. 841
Referencesp. 847
Indexp. 851
Table of Contents provided by Syndetics. All Rights Reserved.

ISBN: 9780070471627
ISBN-10: 0070471622
Series: McGraw-Hill Professional Engineering
Audience: General
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 688
Published: 1st October 2000
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.8 x 15.9  x 5.3
Weight (kg): 1.32
Edition Number: 1

Earn 348 Qantas Points
on this Book