The fifth edition of this reference in civil engineering features coverage of recent code changes, including AIC, ASTM, and NDS for Wood Structures, and current EPA and OSHA regulations, plus expanded information on design build delivery systems and increased coverage of stormwater runoff. There is also new information on three-dimensional[read more]
modeling of pile groups, cracking in high strength steel beams, intelligent transportation, and various types of wharf designs. Coverage encompasses fundamentals of civil engineering and the latest changes in design, construction, materials, and equipment in 23 different disciplines
including systems design, geotechnical engineering, and community and regional planning. Ricketts is a consulting engineer.Merritt, Frederick S. is the author of 'Standard Handbook for Civil Engineers', published 2003 under ISBN 9780071364737 and ISBN 0071364730.