Planning and Design of Tall Buildings: Structural Design of Tall Concrete and Masonry Buildings

by Raymond C. Reese,
George Wastlund,
Inge M. Lyse,

American Society of Civil Engineers, New York, NY, | Co-publisher: International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineers (IABSE)
978-0-87262-289-0 (ISBN-13) | 0-87262-289-4 (ISBN-10), 1972, Soft Cover, Pg. 1148
3 vol.
Conference information: A Conference | Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States | August 21-26, 1972

Out of Print: Not available at ASCE Bookstore.

Document Type: Book - Proceedings


The objective of this monograph, Structural Design of Tall Concrete and Masonry Buildings, is to document the state of art relative to the planning and design of tall buildings and to indicate possible future advances and areas of further research. It covers a wide range of topics, including planning and environmental criteria for tall buildings, tall building systems and concepts, tall building criteria and loading, structural design of tall steel buildings, and structural design of tall concrete and masonry buildings.

Subject Headings: Building design | Structural design | Concrete structures | High-rise buildings | Concrete | Masonry | Steel structures | Building systems


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