This Standard provides minimum criteria for the design and performance of membrane-covered cable and rigid member structures, collectively known as tensile membrane structures.
Mehta and Coulbourne explain the wind load provisions of Standard ASCE/SEI 7-05 as they affect the planning, design, and construction of buildings for residential and commercial purposes.
Richard Weingardt chronicles the life of George Ferris, the civil engineer and inventory responsible for creating, designing, and building the Ferris Wheel.
MOP 114 presents a new method developed to improve the design of structural steel for fire conditions.
This collection contains 316 papers presented at the 2009 Structures Congress, held in Austin, Texas, April 30-May 2, 2009.