Snow Engineering 2000 Recent Advances And Developments

Snow Engineering 2000  Recent Advances and Developments PDF
Author: E. Hjorth-Hansen
Publisher: Routledge
Category : Technology & Engineering
Languages : en
Pages : 470
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Book Description:
This volume presents the background to the recently developed European standard (CEN standard) on snow loads. Many of the papers on ""structural engineering"" describe results from a European snow project that was completed in 1999.


Snow PDF
Author: Kirk Ruth
Publisher: University of Washington Press
Category :
Languages : en
Pages : 320
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Snow has had an astonishing influence on the shape of the land and human history. Ruth Kirk writes perceptively of how animals and people survive in the snow; of glaciers, continental ice sheets, blizzards, and avalanches; and of the awesome hazards of Arctic and Antarctic exploration. She discusses both our battles against snow and our uses of it, showing its importance to agriculture, climate, and the future. Through scientific reports and interviews with experts in various fields--from Antarctic explorers to atmospheric physicists--Kirk surveys the scope of snow's influence.

Environmental Site Layout Planning

Environmental Site Layout Planning PDF
Author: P. J. Littlefair
Publisher: Bre Press
Category : Architecture
Languages : en
Pages : 151
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Book Description:
First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.