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Materials: Lumber Made of Recycled Plastic Prevents Marine Borer Damage

Materials: High-Performance Steel Employed in Load-Bearing Bridge Components

Concrete Biaxial Column: Composite Circular Column
This chapter discusses the tabulation of composite circular column data in Microsoft Excel....

Strength Design in Aluminum
A Review of Three Codes
Prepared by the Task Committee on Strength Design in Aluminum of the Committee on Special Structures of the Committee on Metals of the Structural Engineering Institute of ASCE. ...

On the Inelastic Design of Steel I Girder Bridges
This paper documents the development of a relatively easy to use set of effective plastic moment expressions and compares the performance of these equations with a series of experimental...

In the Field: FRP Concrete Hybrid Proves Worth in Bridge Replacement

In The Field: Iron Truss Bridges Are Works of Art, Engineering Student Says

Materials: Flexible Concrete Tested on Bridge Deck

In the Field: Polymeric Structures as Low-Cost Biohazard Sensors

Construction: Plastic Bubbles Lighten Concrete Deck

NewsBriefs: Navy Joins Forces With M Ship Company For New Boat Design (

NewsBriefs: Army Rids Aberdeen Proving Ground Of Mustard Agent (U.S. Army Chemical Materials Agency)

NewsBriefs: Mobile Concrete Lab Tests Pavement Methods (American Concrete Pavement Association)

NewsBriefs: New Concrete Stronger, More Durable (South Dakota School of Mines and Technology)

Technology: Remediated Dredge Material Used to Create Cement

Technology: Glassy Metals May Be the Structural Material of the Future

A More Perfect Union
Established to promote greater public understanding of the United States Constitution, the National Constitution Center facility in Philadelphia is a structure of complex geometries articulated...

Torsion of Reinforced Concrete -A Historical Overview
The story of torsion of reinforced concrete must start with the French professor, C. L. Navier. In his landmark book (Navier, 1826) he rigorously derived the first rational theory for...

Overview of Structural Behavior of Members Subjected to Torsion
The torsion strength of concrete beams depends on many factors, such as the amount of reinforcement, the volumetric ratios of longitudinal and transverse steel bars, the concrete strength,...





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