Design of Wood Structures-ASD/LRFD
By Donald Breyer, Kenneth Fridley, Jr.,David Pollock, Kelly Cobeen


* Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional
* Number Of Pages: 1025
* Publication Date: 2006-12-15
* ISBN-10 / ASIN: 0071455396
* ISBN-13 / EAN: 9780071455398

Product Description:


The leading text and reference on wood design, updated to include the latest codes and data

Continued the sterling standard set by earlier editions, this indispensable reference leads you through the complete design of a wood structure (except for the foundation), following the same sequence used in the actual design/construction process.
Table of *******s

Chapter 1: Wood Buildings and Design Criteria
Chapter 2: Design Loads
Chapter 3: Behavior of Structures under Loads and Forces
Chapter 4: Properties of Wood and Lumber Grades
Chapter 5: Structural Glued Laminated Timber
Chapter 6: Beam Design
Chapter 7: Axial Forces and Combined Bending and Axial Forces
Chapter 8: Wood Structural Panels
Chapter 9: Diaphragms
Chapter 10: Shearwalls
Chapter 11: Wood Connections -- Background
Chapter 12: Nailed and Stapled Connections
Chapter 13: Bolts, Lag Bolts, and Other Connectors
Chapter 14: Connection Details and Hardware
Chapter 15: Diaphragm-to-Shearwall Anchorage
Chapter 16: Advanced Topics in Lateral Force Design
APPENDIX A: EQUIVALENT UNIFORM WEIGHTS OF WOOD FRAMING
APPENDIX B: WEIGHTS OF BUILDING MATERIALS
APPENDIX C: SELECTED TABLES AND FIGURES FROM THE INTERNATIONAL BUILDING CODE, 2006 EDITION
APPENDIX D: SI UNITS
INDEX
Biographical note

Donald E. Breyer is a Professor of Engineering Technology and Civil Engineering at California Polytechnic University in Pomona California. He actively serves as a member of the NDS Committee of the American Forest and Paper Association and LRFD Engineered Wood Committee.

Kenneth J. Fridley is Head of Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL.

Kelly E. Cobeen operates her own Structural Engineering firm in San Francisco, California.

David G. Pollock, Jr. is with the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Washington State University, Pullman Washington.
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Gain total mastery of wood structural design

This state-of-the-art new edition of the field's leading text puts authoritative design guidance at your fingertips. This trusted reference demonstrates all necessary steps and techniques, following the sequence of materials and elements in the same order used in actual design. It keeps you current with the latest codes and industry standards, and provides large numbers of practical design examples.

Conforms to the 2006 IBC
Addresses new 2005 NDS provisions, and combines dual-format ASD/LRFD specification, equations, and problems throughout
Includes ASCE 7-05 load standard provisions


INSIDE Design of Wood Structures-ASD/LRFD, Sixth Edition
Wood Buildings and Design Criteria • Design Loads • Properties of Wood and Lumber Grades • Structural Glued Laminated Timber • Beam Design • Axial Forces and Combined Loading • Wood Structural Panels • Diaphragms • Shearwalls • Wood Connections • Nailed and Stapled Connections • Bolts, Lag Bolts, and Other Connectors • Connection Hardware • Diaphragm-to-Shearwall Anchorage • Advanced Topics in Lateral Force Design

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