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Manual for the design of plain masonry in building structures to Eurocode 6

Publication Year

2008

Document Status

Red 
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Abstract

Supports the design of structures to BS EN 1996-1-1:2005, 1996-1-2:2005 and 1996-2:2006 for construction in the UK. Limits scope to building structures that do not rely on bending in masonry for their overall stability. Covers choice of structural form and materials, general principles of limit state design for masonry walls and columns, design of loadbearing and laterally loaded masonry, details and construction, and design for fire.

ISBN

9781906335021

Publisher Information

Institution of Structural Engineers

The Institution of Structural Engineers publishes authoritative books and technical reports that provide essential, accurate information for structural engineers.

47-58 Bastwick Street
London
EC1V 3PS
UK

Website: www.istructe.org
Email: mail@istructe.org
Tel: 020 725 4535

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