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Reinforced Concrete: A Fundamental Approach
Author: Nawy, Edward G.

Cover: Hard cover
Pages: 816
List Price: $139.00
Published by Prentice Hall
Date Published: 08/1995
ISBN: 0131234986


Conforms fully to the forthcoming ACI 318-95 Code:

  • addresses new code approaches with major rewrites and additional topics covered in chapters on torsion (Ch.7); development length (Ch.10); and columns (Ch.9).

Expands material on the second order analysis of compression members and slender columns.

Adds a new chapter on seismic design (Ch.15) in accordance with the latest (1994) UBC (Uniform Building Code).

Integrates numerous flowcharts throughout to enhance clarity and help students visually grasp topics covered.

Includes graphic pictures of member failure tests so students can actually see what happens at failure.

Familiarizes readers with the properties of plain concrete and its components prior to embarking on the study of structural behavior.

Works all examples out in detail and now provides full design examples in SI units as well as SI equivalents in all major steps of every example in text.