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Integral Bridges

Integral Bridges by George L. England
English | 1 Jan. 2000 | ISBN: 0727735411 | 145 Pages | PDF | 23 MB

In recent years, integral bridges have become increasingly popular in the UK. The Highways Agency standard now requires, where possible, that all new bridges with a length of less than sixty metres should be of integral form.
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Construction - Craft to Industry

Construction - Craft to Industry by Gyula Sebestyen
English | 5 Mar. 1998 | ISBN: 0419209204 | 352 Pages | PDF | 9 MB

This book provides a unique and comprehensive survey of changes and trends in the construction industry focusing on the post-war years and emphasizing their contemporary and future relevance.
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Building with Earth: Design and Technology of a Sustainable Architecture

Gernot Minke "Building with Earth: Design and Technology of a Sustainable Architecture"
Publisher: Birkhäuser Architecture | English | 2009 | ISBN: 3764389923 | 208 pages | PDF | 35.4 MB

For a number of years, the healthy and environment-friendly building material earth, in common use for thousands of years, has been enjoying increasing popularity, including in industrialized nations. In hot dry and temperate climate zones, earth offers numerous advantages over other materials. Its particular texture and composition also holds great aesthetic appeal.
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