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Title Timber construction manual / Thomas Herzog .. [and others]..

Publication Info. München : DETAIL - Institut für internationale Architektur-Dokumentation GmbH and Company KG, 2004.


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Description 1 online resource.
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Edition Detail.
Contents Part 1 Cultural dimensions; The material; Tradition and diversity; Wood as a building material -- from the beginnings to the 19th century; Part 2 Fundamentals; The material; Species of wood; Solid wood and solid wood products; Wood-based products; Building with wood is building for the future; Development of building components; Construction principles; Part 3 Basis for planning; Grading and improvement of solid timber products; Protecting wood; Thermal performance of buildings; Sound insulation; Fire protection; Prefabrication and erection; Part 4 Timber engineering.
The tasks of the structural engineerStructural engineering; Material variations and cross-section forms for components; Connectors and methods of connection; Stability elements; Part 5 Built examples: structures; Structures; Part 6 Built examples: facades; The diversity of the modern age; Facades -- built examples in detail; Appendix.
Summary This manual is a comprehensive and indispensable reference work in the specialist literature on timber. Chapters cover the significance of timber with particular reference to ecology is also investigated. Timber as a load-bearing material is considered, and topics such as new methods of joining, transport and montage are also documented.
Subject Building, Wooden.
Building, Wooden. (OCoLC)fst00840948
Wood. (OCoLC)fst01179191
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Construction -- General.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Herzog, Thomas, 1941-
Other Form: Print 9783764370251
Standard No. 10.11129/detail.9783034614634 DOI
ISBN 9783034614634 (ebook)
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