Standard ASCE/SEI 19-10 provides requirements for the structural design, construction contract documents, fabrication, and installation of cables for use as structural elements for the support and bracing of buildings and other cable-supported structures.
This collection contains more than 330 papers presented at the 2010 Structures Congress and 19th Analysis and Computation Specialty Conference, held in Orlando, Florida, May 12-15, 2010.
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.