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Formwork for concrete structures 1 edition

Formwork for concrete structures
R. L. Peurifoy

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Formwork for concrete structures
4th ed.
Robert L. Peurifoy, Garold D. Oberlender

Published 2011 by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English.

About the Book

"Formwork for Concrete Structures, Fourth Edition, provides current information on designing and building formwork and temporary structures during the construction process. Developed with the latest structural design recommendations by the National Design Specification (NDS 2005), the book covers recent advances in materials, money- and energy-saving strategies, safety guidelines, OSHA regulations, and dimensional tolerances. Up-to-date sample problems illustrate practical applications for calculating loads and stresses. This comprehensive manual also includes new summary tables and equations and a directory of suppliers."--Publisher's description.

Table of Contents

Economy of formwork
Pressure of concrete on formwork
Properties of form material
Design of wood members for formwork
Shores and scaffolding
Failures of formwork
Forms for footings
Forms for walls
Forms for columns
Forms for beams and floor slabs
Patented forms for concrete floor systems
Forms for thin-shell roof slabs
Forms for architectural concrete
Forms for concrete bridge decks
Flying deck forms
Appendix A: Dimensional tolerances for concrete structures
Appendix B: Guidelines for safety requirements for shoring concrete formwork
Appendix C: OSHA regulations for formwork and shoring
Appendix D: Conversion of units of measure between U.S. customary system and metric system
Appendix E: Directory of organizations and companies related to formwork for concrete.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


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Library of Congress
TA682.44 .P48 2011

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xxii, 518 p. :
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