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Design of Wood Structures- ASD/LRFD, Eighth Edition

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Author: Breyer, Donald

Brand: McGraw-Hill Education

Edition: 8

Binding: Hardcover

Format: Illustrated

Number Of Pages: 896

Release Date: 13-09-2019

Details: Product Description The leading wood design reference―thoroughly revised with the latest codes and data Fully updated to cover the latest techniques and standards, the eighth edition of this comprehensive resource leads you through the complete design of a wood structure following the same sequence used in the actual design/construction process. Detailed equations, clear illustrations, and practical design examples are featured throughout the text. This up-to-date edition conforms to both the 2018 International Building Code (IBC) and the 2018 National Design Specification for Wood Construction (NDS). Design of Wood Structures-ASD/LRFD, Eighth Edition, covers: • Wood buildings and design criteria • Design loads • Behavior of structures under loads and forces • Properties of wood and lumber grades • Structural glued laminated timber • Beam design and wood structural panels • Axial forces and combined loading • Diaphragms and shearwalls • Wood and nailed connections • Bolts, lag bolts, and other connectors • Connection details and hardware • Diaphragm-to-shearwall anchorage • Requirements for seismically irregular structures • Residential buildings with wood light frames From the Publisher Donald E. Breyer, P.E., Professor Emeritus, Civil Engineering Department, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, California. Kelly Cobeen, P.E., S.E., is an Associate Principal at Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates in San Francisco. Zeno Martin, P.E., S.E., is an Associate Principal at Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates in Seattle. About the Author Donald E. Breyer, P.E., Professor Emeritus, Civil Engineering Department, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, California. Kelly Cobeen, P.E., S.E., is an Associate Principal at Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates in San Francisco. Zeno Martin, P.E., S.E., is an Associate Principal at Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates in Seattle. McGraw-Hill authors represent the leading experts in their fields and are dedicated to improving the lives, careers, and interests of readers worldwide

Package Dimensions: 9.6 x 7.7 x 1.7 inches

Languages: English