Timber Design for the Civil and Structural Professional Engineering Exams

Timber Design for the Civil and Structural Professional Engineering Exams
  • Author : Robert H. Kim,Jai B. Kim
  • Publisher : Professional Publications Incorporated
  • Pages : 143
  • Relase : 2003
  • ISBN : UOM:39015059997190

Timber Design for the Civil and Structural Professional Engineering Exams Book Review:

Timber Design provides all the information needed to solve timber problems on the civil PE and structural I exams. This edition reflects the 1998 revisions to the 1997 NDS for Wood Construction and Supplement. There is expanded coverage in the plywood and diaphragm sections along with eleven realistic practice problems and solutions. Among the subjects covered Structural and Physical Properties Beam Design: Sawn Lumber of Wood Beam Design: Glulam Timber Mechanical Properties of Lumber Mechanical Connections Lumber Size Categories and Allowable Nails, Spikes, Bolts, Screws Design Stress

Bridge Design for the Civil and Structural Professional Engineering Exams

Bridge Design for the Civil and Structural Professional Engineering Exams
  • Author : Robert H. Kim,Jai B. Kim
  • Publisher : Professional Publications Incorporated
  • Pages : 74
  • Relase : 2000
  • ISBN : PSU:000045224461

Bridge Design for the Civil and Structural Professional Engineering Exams Book Review:

Elements of bridge design appear in problems on the civil and structural PE exams. This book will help you solve these problems successfully. The authors summarize the basics of bridge design for different types of loads, using five design examples. Two practice problems encourage you to test your design skills. Step-by-step solutions are included.

Six-minute Solutions for Structural I PE Exam Problems

Six-minute Solutions for Structural I PE Exam Problems
  • Author : Christine A. Subasic
  • Publisher : Professional Publications Incorporated
  • Pages : 122
  • Relase : 2006
  • ISBN : PSU:000057013213

Six-minute Solutions for Structural I PE Exam Problems Book Review:

Essential preparation for the Structural PE exam's breadth and depth problems.

Structural Depth Reference Manual for the Civil PE Exam

Structural Depth Reference Manual for the Civil PE Exam
  • Author : Alan Williams
  • Publisher : Professional Publications Incorporated
  • Pages : 212
  • Relase : 2015-09-22
  • ISBN : 1591264952

Structural Depth Reference Manual for the Civil PE Exam Book Review:

The Structural Depth Reference Manual prepares you for the structural depth section of the Civil PE exam. It provides a concise, yet comprehensive review of the structural depth section exam topics and highlights the most useful equations in the exam-adopted codes and standards. Solving methods--including ASD and LRFD for steel, strength design for concrete, and ASD for timber and masonry--are thoroughly explained. Throughout the book, cross references connect concepts and point you to additional relevant tables, figures, equations, and codes. More than 95 example problems demonstrate the application of concepts and equations. Each chapter includes practice problems so you can solve exam-like problems, and the step-by-step solutions allow you to check your solution approach. A thorough index directs you to the codes and concepts you will need during the exam. Topics Covered Design of Reinforced Masonry Design of Wood Structures Foundations Prestressed Concrete Design Reinforced Concrete Design Structural Steel Design

Simplified LRFD Bridge Design

Simplified LRFD Bridge Design
  • Author : Jai B. Kim,Robert H. Kim,Jonathan Eberle
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Pages : 358
  • Relase : 2013-04-08
  • ISBN : 9781466566880

Simplified LRFD Bridge Design Book Review:

Developed to comply with the fifth edition of the AASHTO LFRD Bridge Design Specifications [2010]--Simplified LRFD Bridge Design is "How To" use the Specifications book. Most engineering books utilize traditional deductive practices, beginning with in-depth theories and progressing to the application of theories. The inductive method in the book us

PPI Structural Depth Reference Manual for the PE Civil Exam, Fifth Edition eText - 1 Year

PPI Structural Depth Reference Manual for the PE Civil Exam, Fifth Edition eText - 1 Year
  • Author : Alan Williams
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Pages : 224
  • Relase : 2017-11-27
  • ISBN : 9781591266051

PPI Structural Depth Reference Manual for the PE Civil Exam, Fifth Edition eText - 1 Year Book Review:

Comprehensive Coverage of the PE Civil Exam Structural Depth Section The Structural Depth Reference Manual for the PE Civil Exam prepares you for the structural depth section of the PE Civil exam. It provides a concise, yet comprehensive review of the structural depth section exam topics and highlights the most useful equations in the exam-adopted codes and standards. Solving methods—including ASD and LRFD for steel, strength design for concrete, and ASD for timber and masonry—are thoroughly explained. Throughout the book, cross references connect concepts and point you to additional relevant tables, figures, equations, and codes. More than 95 example problems demonstrate the application of concepts and equations. Each chapter includes practice problems so you can solve exam-like problems, and step-by-step solutions allow you to check your solution approach. A thorough index directs you to the codes and concepts you will need during the exam. Topics Covered Design of Reinforced Masonry Design of Wood Structures Foundations Prestressed Concrete Design Reinforced Concrete Design Structural Steel Design Referenced Codes and Standards Building Code Requirements and Specifications for Masonry Structures and Companion Commentaries (ACI 530/530.1) Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete (ACI 318) International Building Code (IBC) Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures (ASCE/SEI7) National Design Specification for Wood Construction ASD/LRFD (NDS) PCI Design Handbook: Precast and Prestressed Concrete (PCI) Steel Construction Manual (AISC) Key Features: A robust index to facilitate quick referencing during the PE Civil Exam. Highlights the most useful equations in the exam-adopted codes and standards. Binding: Paperback Publisher: PPI, A Kaplan Company

16-Hour Structural Engineering (Se) Practice Exam for Buildings

16-Hour Structural Engineering (Se) Practice Exam for Buildings
  • Author : Joseph S. Schuster
  • Publisher :
  • Pages : 184
  • Relase : 2015
  • ISBN : 159126491X

16-Hour Structural Engineering (Se) Practice Exam for Buildings Book Review:

The Most Realistic Practice for the SE Exam 16-Hour Structural Engineering (SE) Practice Exam for Buildings contains two 40-problem, multiple-choice breadth exams and two four-essay depth exams consistent with the NCEES SE exam's format and specifications. Like the exam, this book's multiple-choice problems require an average of six minutes to solve, and the essay problems can be solved in one hour. Comprehensive step-by-step solutions for all problems demonstrate accurate and efficient problem-solving approaches. The solutions to the depth exams' essay problems use blue text to identify the information you will be expected to include in your exam booklet to receive full credit. The supplemental content uses black text to enhance your understanding of the solution process. 16-Hour Structural Engineering (SE) Practice Exam for Buildings will help you to - prepare for all four exam components - connect relevant theory to exam-like problems - identify accurate problem-solving approaches - navigate the exam-adopted codes and standards - solve problems under timed conditions Referenced Codes and Standards - AASHTO LRFD Bridge Design Specifications (AASHTO) - Building Code Requirements and Specification for Masonry Structures (TMS 402/602) - Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete (ACI 318) - International Building Code (IBC) - Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures (ASCE/SEI7) - National Design Specification for Wood Construction ASD/LRFD (NDS) - North American Specification for the Design of Cold-Formed Steel Structural Members (AISI) - PCI Design Handbook: Precast and Prestressed Concrete (PCI) - Seismic Design Manual (AISC) - Special Design Provisions for Wind and Seismic with Commentary (NDS SDPWS) - Steel Construction Manual (AISC) About the Author Joseph S. Schuster, SE, PE, is a practicing structural engineer licensed in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, and Illinois. He obtained a bachelor of science in civil engineering from Cornell University and a master of science in structural engineering from Stanford University. Mr. Schuster works in New York City, New York for the national engineering firm Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Inc., where he is involved in the structural design and renovation of steel, concrete, masonry, and wood buildings. He has also worked extensively on projects involving the repair and adaptive reuse of historic structures and has investigated several building collapses. Simpson Gumpertz & Heger (SGH) is a national engineering firm that designs, investigates, and rehabilitates structures and building enclosures. SGH's award-winning work includes building, nuclear, transportation, water/wastewater, and science/defense projects throughout the United States and in more than 30 other countries. Also Available for Structural Engineering (SE) Exam Candidates Structural Engineering Reference Manual Structural Engineering Solved Problems Six-Minute Solutions for Structural Engineering (SE) Exam Morning Breadth Problems Concrete Design for the Civil and Structural PE Exams Steel Design for the Civil and Structural PE Exams Timber Design for the Civil and Structural PE Exams

The McGraw-Hill Civil Engineering PE Exam Depth Guide

The McGraw-Hill Civil Engineering PE Exam Depth Guide
  • Author : M. Myint Lwin,Chyuan-Shen Lee,J. J. Lee
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
  • Pages : 368
  • Relase : 2001
  • ISBN : UOM:39015051295643

The McGraw-Hill Civil Engineering PE Exam Depth Guide Book Review:

Designed to complement the McGraw-Hill Civil Engineering PE Exam Guide: Breadth and Depth, this subject specific "depth" guide provides comprehensive coverage of the subject mattter applicants will face in the afternoon portion of the PE exam. Each book, authored by an expert in the field, will feature example problems from previous exams along with power study techniques for peak performance.

PPI PE Civil Study Guide, 17th Edition

PPI PE Civil Study Guide, 17th Edition
  • Author : Michael R. Lindeburg
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Pages : 632
  • Relase : 2022-09-30
  • ISBN : 9781591268772

PPI PE Civil Study Guide, 17th Edition Book Review:

Maximize your efficiency while studying for the PE Civil CBT exam by pairing the PE Civil Study Guide with Michael R. Lindeburg’s PE Civil Reference Manual PE Civil Study Guide, Seventeenth Edition provides a strategic and targeted approach to exam preparation so that you gain a competitive edge. With hundreds of entries containing helpful explanations, derivations of equations, and exam tips, the Study Guide connects the NCEES exam specifications for all five PE Civil exams to the NCEES Handbook, approved design standards, and PPI’s civil reference manuals. The Study Guide is organized to make the most of your time and is an essential tool for a successful exam experience. Relevant sections from the NCEES Handbook, design standards, and PPI’s reference manuals are clearly indicated in both summary lists for each exam specification and in each of the detailed entries covering a specific concept or equation. Referenced PPI Products: PE Civil Reference Manual Structural Depth Reference Manual for the PE Civil Exam Construction Depth Reference Manual for the PE Civil Exam Transportation Depth Reference Manual for the PE Civil Exam Water Resources and Environmental Depth Reference Manual for the PE Civil Exam Referenced Codes and Standards: 2015 International Building Code (ICC) A Policy on Geometric Design of Highways & Streets (AASHTO) AASHTO Guide for Design of Pavement Structures (AASHTO) AASHTO LRFD Bridge Design Specifications Building Code Requirements & Specification for Masonry Structures (ACI 530) Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete & Commentary (ACI 318) Design & Construction of Driven Pile Foundations (FHWA) Design & Construction of Driven Pile Foundations—Volume I (FHWA) Design & Control of Concrete Mixtures (PCA) Design Loads on Structures During Construction (ASCE 37) Formwork for Concrete (ACI SP-4) Foundations & Earth Structures, Design Manual 7.02 Geotechnical Aspects of Pavements (FHWA) Guide for the Planning, Design, & Operation of Pedestrian Facilities (AASHTO) Guide to Design of Slabs-on-Ground (ACI 360R) Guide to Formwork for Concrete (ACI 347R) Highway Capacity Manual (TRB) Highway Safety Manual (AASHTO) Hydraulic Design of Highway Culverts (FHWA) LRFD Seismic Analysis & Design of Transportation Geotechnical Features & Structural Foundations Reference Manual (FHWA) Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (FHWA) Minimum Design Loads for Buildings & Other Structures (ASCE/SEI 7) National Design Specification for Wood Construction (AWC) Occupational Safety & Health Regulations for the Construction Industry (OSHA 1926) Occupational Safety & Health Standards (OSHA 1910) PCI Design Handbook: Precast & Prestressed Concrete (PCI) Recommended Standards for Wastewater Facilities (TSS) Roadside Design Guide (AASHTO) Soils & Foundations Reference Manual—Volume I & II (FHWA) Steel Construction Manual (AISC) Structural Welding Code—Steel (AWS)

Steel Design for the Civil PE and Structural SE Exams

Steel Design for the Civil PE and Structural SE Exams
  • Author : Frederick S. Roland
  • Publisher : Professional Publications Incorporated
  • Pages : 408
  • Relase : 2014-11-20
  • ISBN : 1591264839

Steel Design for the Civil PE and Structural SE Exams Book Review:

An In-Depth Review of Steel Design Methods and Standards Steel Design for the Civil PE and Structural SE Exams, Second Edition Steel Design for the Civil PE and Structural SE Exams gives you a thorough overview of the concepts and methods you'll need to solve problems in steel analysis and design on the Civil and Structural PE exams. Sharpen your problem-solving skills and assess your knowledge of how to apply important specifications with 37 exam-like, multiple-choice practice problems, each one accompanied by a detailed, step-by-step solution showing both LRFD and ASD methods. Prepare to pass the Civil and Structural PE exams Clear explanations of required codes and standards Detailed examples illustrating a wide range of common situations Confidence-building practice problems Side-by-side LRFD and ASD solutions Thorough index and easy-to-use lists of tables, figures, problems, and nomenclature Topics Covered Allowable Strength Design (ASD) Bolted Connections Combined Stress Members Composite Steel Members Flanges and Weds with Concentrated Loads History and Development of Structural Steel Load and Resistance Factor Design (LRFD) Loads and Load Combinations Plate Girders Steel Beam Design Steel Column Design Tension Member Design Welded Connections Referenced Codes and Standards Steel Construction Manual and Specification (AISC 325 and AISC 360) Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures (ASCE 7) International Building Code (IBC)

Timber Design for the Civil Professional Engineering Examination

Timber Design for the Civil Professional Engineering Examination
  • Author : Robert L. Brungraber
  • Publisher : Professional Publications Incorporated
  • Pages : 142
  • Relase : 1990
  • ISBN : STANFORD:36105008914645

Timber Design for the Civil Professional Engineering Examination Book Review:

Structural Engineering Solved Problems

Structural Engineering Solved Problems
  • Author : C. Dale Buckner
  • Publisher :
  • Pages : 344
  • Relase : 2015-08-20
  • ISBN : 1591265002

Structural Engineering Solved Problems Book Review:

Structural Engineering Solved Problems contains 100 practice problems representing a broad range of topics on the Structural Engineering (SE) and Civil PE exams. Each problem provides an opportunity to apply your knowledge of structural engineering concepts. The breadth of topics covered and the varied complexities of the problems allow you to assess and strengthen your problem-solving skills. Problems in both qualitative and quantitative formats are included, and solutions use the same codes and standards adopted for the exam. Step-by-step solutions are used to solve numerical problems, and detailed explanations are given for qualitative problems. Structural Engineering Solved Problems will help you to familiarize yourself with the exam topics connect relevant structural engineering theories to challenging problems navigate through exam-adopted codes and standards identify accurate and efficient problem-solving approaches Topics Covered Foundations and Retaining Structures Masonry Design Seismic Design Structural Analysis Structural Concrete Design Structural Steel Design Timber Design Codes and Standards Used in This Book AASHTO LRFD Bridge Design Specifications (AASHTO) Building Code Requirements and Specification for Masonry Structures (ACI 530/530.1) Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete (ACI 318) International Building Code (IBC) Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures (ASCE/SEI7) National Design Specification for Wood Construction ASD/LRFD (NDS) PCI Design Handbook: Precast and Prestressed Concrete (PCI) Seismic Design Manual (AISC 325) Special Design Provisions for Wind and Seismic with Commentary (SDPWS) Steel Construction Manual (AISC 327) North American Specification for the Design of Cold-Formed Steel Structural Members (AISI)

Principles of Structural Design

Principles of Structural Design
  • Author : Ram S. Gupta
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Pages : 599
  • Relase : 2019-06-17
  • ISBN : 9781351027694

Principles of Structural Design Book Review:

Timber, steel, and concrete are common engineering materials used in structural design. Material choice depends upon the type of structure, availability of material, and the preference of the designer. The design practices the code requirements of each material are very different. In this updated edition, the elemental designs of individual components of each material are presented, together with theory of structures essential for the design. Numerous examples of complete structural designs have been included. A comprehensive database comprising materials properties, section properties, specifications, and design aids, has been included to make this essential reading.

PPI Structural Depth Practice Exams for the PE Civil Exam, 4th Edition eText - 1 Year

PPI Structural Depth Practice Exams for the PE Civil Exam, 4th Edition eText - 1 Year
  • Author : James Giancaspro
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Pages : 72
  • Relase : 2017-10-30
  • ISBN : 9781591267973

PPI Structural Depth Practice Exams for the PE Civil Exam, 4th Edition eText - 1 Year Book Review:

Two Realistic 40-Problem Structural Depth Exams Structural Depth Practice Exams for the PE Civil Exam contains two 40-problem, multiple-choice exams consistent with the NCEES PE Civil structural depth exam’s format and specifications. Like the actual exam, the problems in this book require an average of six minutes to solve. Comprehensive step-by-step solutions demonstrate accurate and efficient problem-solving approaches. Author commentary is provided in the solutions to explain time-saving shortcuts and common pitfalls. Structural Depth Practice Exams will help you Effectively familiarize yourself with the exam scope and format. Quickly identify accurate and efficient problem-solving approaches. Successfully connect relevant theory to exam-like problems. Efficiently navigate through exam-adopted codes and standards. Confidently solve problems under timed conditions. Referenced Codes and Standards AASHTO LRFD Bridge Design Specifications (AASHTO) Building Code Requirements and Specification for Masonry Structures (ACI 530/530.1-13) Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete (ACI 318) Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures (ASCE/SEI7) International Building Code (IBC) National Design Specification for Wood Construction ASD/LRFD (NDS) PCI Design Handbook: Precast and Prestressed Concrete (PCI) Safety and Health Regulations for Construction (OSHA 29 CFR Part 1926) Steel Construction Manual (AISC) Key Features: Two 40-problem, multiple-choice exams consistent with the NCEES PE Civil structural depth exam. Comprehensive step-by-step solutions demonstrate accurate and efficient problem-solving approaches. Comprehensive solutions, including commentary by the author, to explain time-saving shortcuts and common pitfalls. Binding: Paperback Publisher: PPI, A Kaplan Company

Design of Reinforced Concrete Structures

Design of Reinforced Concrete Structures
  • Author : Alan Williams
  • Publisher : Dearborn Trade Publishing
  • Pages : 406
  • Relase : 2004
  • ISBN : 0793185394

Design of Reinforced Concrete Structures Book Review:

Here is a comprehensive guide and reference to assist civil engineers preparing for the Structural Engineer Examination. It offers 350 pages of text and 70 design problems with complete step-by-step solutions. Topics covered: Materials for Reinforced Concrete; Limit State Principles; Flexure of Reinforced Concrete Beams; Shear and Torsion of Concrete Beams; Bond and Anchorage; Design of Reinforced Concrete Columns; Design of Reinforced Concrete Slabs and Footings; Retaining Walls; and Piled Foundations. An index is provided.

Structural Depth Reference Manual for the Pe Civil Exam

Structural Depth Reference Manual for the Pe Civil Exam
  • Author : Alan Williams
  • Publisher : Professional Publications Incorporated
  • Pages : 224
  • Relase : 2017-11-27
  • ISBN : 159126555X

Structural Depth Reference Manual for the Pe Civil Exam Book Review:

The Structural Depth Reference Manual for the PE Civil Exam prepares you for the structural depth section of the PE Civil exam. It provides a concise, yet comprehensive review of the structural depth section exam topics and highlights the most useful equations in the exam-adopted codes and standards. Solving methods--including ASD and LRFD for steel, strength design for concrete, and ASD for timber and masonry--are thoroughly explained.

101 Solved Civil Engineering Problems

101 Solved Civil Engineering Problems
  • Author : Michael R. Lindeburg
  • Publisher : Professional Publications Incorporated
  • Pages : 224
  • Relase : 2001
  • ISBN : UOM:39015053372937

101 Solved Civil Engineering Problems Book Review:

Of all the PE exams, more people take the civil than any other discipline. The eight-hour, open-book, multiple-choice exam is given every April and October. The exam format is breadth-and-depth -- all examinees are tested on the breadth of civil engineering in the morning session; in the afternoon, they select one of five specialties to be tested on in-depth. Our civil PE books are current with the exam; they reflect the new format, and they reference all the same codes used on the exam.101 Solved Problems, for extra problem-solving practice. -- Practice problems in essay format cover a wide range of breadth-and-depth exam topics -- Includes full solutions

Quick Reference for the Civil Engineering PE Exam

Quick Reference for the Civil Engineering PE Exam
  • Author : Michael R. Lindeburg
  • Publisher : Professional Publications Incorporated
  • Pages : 126
  • Relase : 2002
  • ISBN : UOM:39015053771195

Quick Reference for the Civil Engineering PE Exam Book Review:

Of all the PE exams, more people take the civil than any other discipline. The eight-hour, open-book, multiple-choice exam is given every April and October. The exam format is breadth-and-depth -- all examinees are tested on the breadth of civil engineering in the morning session; in the afternoon, they select one of five specialties to be tested on in-depth. Our civil PE books are current with the exam; they reflect the new format, and they reference all the same codes used on the exam.Quick Reference, which facilitates finding formulas during the exam; and subject-specific reviews on the complex areas of bridge and timber design. -- Organizes all important formulas for fast access during the exam -- Corresponds to topics in the Civil Engineering Reference Manual, 8th ed.

Civil Engineering

Civil Engineering
  • Author : Donald G. Newnan
  • Publisher : Kaplan AEC Engineering
  • Pages : 342
  • Relase : 2004
  • ISBN : 0793195578

Civil Engineering Book Review:

Written by seven civil engineering professors, this book is designed to be used as either a stand-alone volume or in conjunction with Civil Engineering: License Review. Engineers looking for exam problems, a sample exam, and detailed solutions to every problem should find this book useful.

Structural Engineering Solved Problems for the Se Exam

Structural Engineering Solved Problems for the Se Exam
  • Author : C. Dale Buckner
  • Publisher : Professional Publications Incorporated
  • Pages : 384
  • Relase : 2017-11-27
  • ISBN : 1591265541

Structural Engineering Solved Problems for the Se Exam Book Review:

Structural Engineering Solved Problems for the SE Exam contains 100 practice problems representing a broad range of topics on the SE exam. Each problem provides an opportunity to apply your knowledge of structural engineering concepts.