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Basic Construction Methods, Eighth Edition, offers an in-depth introduction to the real-world application of some of the most fundamental materials used in construction today. This informative and practical text reflects the latest industry standards from ASTM and ACI and fully prepares students for entry into the construction industry or for further study in construction methods, specification writing, design methods, or related engineering programs. This new edition takes a renewed focus on sustainability, the environmental costs of materials production, and the ability to recycle construction materials.

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Rev. ed. of Basic construction materials / Theodore W. Marotta. 2005

Table of Contents

1. Introduction

2. Aggregates

3. Asphalt

4. Portland Cement Concrete

5. Iron and Steel

6. Wood

7. Masonry

Appendices

Metrics.

Formulas for Areas and Volumes.

ASTM Standards Relating to Aggregates.

ASTM Standards Relating to Asphalt Concrete.

ASTM Standards Relating to Concrete.

ASTM Standards Relating to Masonry.

ASTM Standard Practice for Selecting Proportions for Normal, Heavyweight, and Mass Concrete.

APA—The Engineered Wood Association Design Tables for Glulam Garage Door Headers and Substituting Glulam for Steel or Solid-Sawn Lumber Beams.

Index.

 

Product Details

ISBN:
9780135129692
Author:
Marotta, Theodore W.
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Author:
Marotta, Theodore
Author:
Brown LaFleur, Cynthia
Author:
LaFleur-Brown, Cynthia
Author:
Coffey, John C.
Author:
LaPlante, Christine
Subject:
Construction - General
Subject:
Civil
Subject:
Construction & Construction Trades
Subject:
Building materials
Copyright:
Publication Date:
March 2010
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
10.9 x 8.5 x 0.6 in 839 gr

Related Subjects

Engineering » Civil Engineering » General
Engineering » Construction » General
Science and Mathematics » Materials Science » General

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