Concrete Formwork, 5E
By: Leonard Koel
provides valuable information on the construction and safe assembly
and disassembly of formwork for residential, light commercial, and
heavy commercial structures.
Various aspects of concrete construction
methods are presented in sequence, from site preparation through
concrete placement and stripping forms.
This edition has been updated with expanded
information on the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA)
Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) and safety data sheets (SDSs),
insulated concrete forms (ICFs), and total stations.
New topics in this edition include wind
turbine foundations, micropiles, bridge deck overhangs, building
information modeling (BIM), form vibrators, and concrete structures
such as bridges, dams, and grain elevators.
References are made throughout the
text-workbook to International Building Code® (IBC) and
International Residential Code® (IRC) standards. Also
incorporated in the text-workbook are the latest American Concrete
Institute (ACI) recommendations and OSHA regulations.
- The Building Site
- Wall Form Methods and Materials
- Residential Foundations
- Heavy Construction
- Precast Concrete Construction
- Concrete Mix and Placement
- Concrete Formwork Computations
- Quick Quizzes®
- Illustrated Glossary
- Flash Cards
- Interactive Calculations
- Media Library
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