Civil Engineering Formulas

Civil Engineering Formulas

by Tyler G. Hicks

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Fully updated and packed with more than 500 new formulas, this book offers a single compilation of all essential civil engineering formulas and equations in one easy-to-use reference. Practical, accurate data is presented in USCS and SI units for maximum convenience. Follow the calculation procedures inside Civil Engineering Formulas, Second Edition, and get precise results with minimum time and effort. Each chapter is a quick reference to a well-defined topic, including:

  • Beams and girders
  • Columns
  • Piles and piling
  • Concrete structures
  • Timber engineering
  • Surveying
  • Soils and earthwork
  • Building structures
  • Bridges and suspension cables
  • Highways and roads
  • Hydraulics, drams, and waterworks
  • Power-generation wind turbines
  • Stormwater
  • Wastewater treatment
  • Reinforced concrete
  • Green buildings
  • Environmental protection

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780071614702
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Publication date: 10/11/2009
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 416
File size: 20 MB
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About the Author

Tyler G. Hicks, PE (Rockville Center, NY) is a consulting engineer and a successful engineering book author. He has worked in plant designing and operation in a variety of industries, taught at several engineering schools, and lectured both in the United States and abroad. He holds a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from Cooper Union School of Engineering in New York.

Table of Contents

Preface Acknowledgments How to Use This Book Chapter 1: Conversion Factors for Civil Engineering Practice Chapter 2: Beam Formulas Chapter 3: Column Formulas Chapter 4: Piles and Piling Formulas Chapter 5: Concrete Formulas Chapter 6: Timber Engineering Formulas Chapter 7: Surveying Formulas Chapter 8: Soil and Earthwork Formulas Chapter 9: Building and Structures Formulas Chapter 10: Bridge and Suspension-Cable Formulas Chapter 11: Highway and Road Formulas Chapter 12: Hydraulics and Waterworks Formulas

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