Author: C. Dale Bucknew, PhD, PE, SECB

Publisher: www.ppi2pass.com

ISBN: 1591264731

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 182

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An In-Depth Review of Concrete Design Methods and Standards Concrete Design for the Civil PE and Structural SE Exams, Second Edition An In-Depth Review of Concrete Design Methods and Standards Concrete Design for the Civil PE and Structural SE Exams presents the concrete design and analysis methods most needed by civil and structural engineering students. The book’s 12 chapters provide a concise but thorough review of concrete theory, code application, design principles, and structural analysis. The 51 example problems demonstrate how to apply concepts, codes, and equations, and over 40 figures and tables provide essential support material. A complete nomenclature list defines the industry-standard variables and symbols used in each chapter. This book includes code references to familiarize you with exam-adopted codes, such as ASCE7 and ACI 318. It also includes 35 multiple-choice problems and 2 scenario-based design problems to enhance your problem-solving skills. Each problem’s complete solution lets you check your solving approach. On exam day, you can use this book’s thorough index to quickly locate important codes and concepts. Topics Covered: • Columns and Compression Members • Continuous One-Way Systems • Design Specifications • Development of Reinforcement • Flexural Design of Reinforced Concrete Beams • Materials • Prestressed Concrete • Seismic Design of Reinforced Concrete Members • Serviceability of Reinforced Concrete Beams • Shear Design of Reinforced Concrete • Two-Way Slab Systems
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Author: C. Dale Buckner

Publisher: Professional Publications Incorporated

ISBN: 9781591261148

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 159

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Concrete Design for the Civil and Structural PE Exams provides you with a thorough overview of the basic theories required to solve concrete design problems on the civil PE exam and the Structural I and II exams. Easy-to-use lists of tables, figures, and concrete design nomenclature will help you to quickly locate important concrete design information. Comprehensive concrete design review for the civil PE and structural PE exams Complete overview of required codes and standards over 130 figures that illustrate the acceptable structural design criteria Increase your problem-solving speed and confidence with 37 practice problems (25 practice problems for the civil PE and Structural I exams) (10 practice problems for the Structural I exam) (2 scenario-based practice problems for the Structural II exam) Topics Covered Materials Design Specifications Flexural Design of Reinforced Concrete Beams Serviceability of Reinforced Concrete Beams Shear Design of Reinforced Concrete Columns and Compression Members Continuous One-Way Systems Two-Way Slab Systems Development of Reinforcement Prestressed Concrete Seismic Design of Reinforced Concrete Members
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Author: Frederick S. Roland, PE, SECB, RA, CFEI, CFII

Publisher: www.ppi2pass.com

ISBN: 1591264839

Category: Architecture

Page: 408

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An In-Depth Review of Steel Design Methods and Standards Steel Design for the Civil PE and Structural SE Exams, Second Edition Steel Design for the Civil PE and Structural SE Exams gives you a thorough overview of the concepts and methods you’ll need to solve problems in steel analysis and design on the Civil and Structural PE exams. Sharpen your problem-solving skills and assess your knowledge of how to apply important specifications with 37 exam-like, multiple-choice practice problems, each one accompanied by a detailed, step-by-step solution showing both LRFD and ASD methods. Prepare to pass the Civil and Structural PE exams: • Clear explanations of required codes and standards • Detailed examples illustrating a wide range of common situations • Confidence-building practice problems • Side-by-side LRFD and ASD solutions • Thorough index and easy-to-use lists of tables, figures, problems, and nomenclature Topics Covered: • Allowable Strength Design (ASD) • Bolted Connections • Combined Stress Members • Composite Steel Members • Flanges and Weds with Concentrated Loads • History and Development of Structural Steel • Load and Resistance Factor Design (LRFD) • Loads and Load Combinations • Plate Girders • Steel Beam Design • Steel Column Design • Tension Member Design • Welded Connections Referenced Codes and Standards: • Steel Construction Manual and Specification (AISC 325 and AISC 360) • Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures (ASCE 7) • International Building Code (IBC)
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Author: Alan Williams, PhD, SE, FICE, C Eng

Publisher: www.ppi2pass.com

ISBN: 1591264960

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 512

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Comprehensive Coverage for the 16-Hour Structural Engineering Exam The Structural Engineering Reference Manual prepares you for the NCEES 16-hour Structural Engineering (SE) exam. It covers all exam topics and provides a comprehensive review of structural analysis and design methods. Exam-adopted codes and standards are frequently referenced, and solving methods—including strength design for timber and masonry—are thoroughly explained. You will learn how to apply concepts pertaining to vertical and lateral forces by reviewing the 244 example problems. You will also strengthen your problem-solving skills by working the 44 end-of-chapter practice problems. Each problem’s complete solution lets you check your own solving approach. New for the 8th edition, both ASD and LRFD/SD solutions and explanations are provided for masonry problems, allowing you to familiarize yourself with different problem solving methods. Access to supportive information is just as important as knowledge and problem-solving efficiency. The Structural Engineering Reference Manual’s thorough index easily directs you to the codes and concepts you will need during the exam. Cross references to more than 700 equations, 60 tables, 190 figures, 8 appendices, and relevant codes will point you to additional support material when you need it. Topics covered: • Bridges • Foundations and Retaining Structures • Lateral Forces (Wind and Seismic) • Prestressed Concrete • Reinforced Concrete • Reinforced Masonry • Structural Steel • Timber Referenced Codes and Standards: • AASHTO LRFD Bridge Design Specifications (AASHTO) • Building Code Requirements and Specification for Masonry Structures (TMS 402/602) • Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete (ACI 318) • International Building Code (IBC) • Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures (ASCE 7) • National Design Specification for Wood Construction ASD/LRFD and National Design Specification Supplement, Design Values for Wood Construction (NDS) • North American Specification for the Design of Cold-Formed Steel Structural Members (AISI) • PCI Design Handbook: Precast and Prestressed Concrete (PCI) • Seismic Design Manual (AISC 327) • Special Design Provisions for Wind and Seismic with Commentary (SDPWS) • Steel Construction Manual (AISC 325)
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Author: Joseph S. Schuster

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781591264910

Category: Study Aids

Page: 184

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The Most Realistic Practice for the SE Exam 16-Hour Structural Engineering (SE) Practice Exam for Buildings contains two 40-problem, multiple-choice breadth exams and two four-essay depth exams consistent with the NCEES SE exam's format and specifications. Like the exam, this book's multiple-choice problems require an average of six minutes to solve, and the essay problems can be solved in one hour. Comprehensive step-by-step solutions for all problems demonstrate accurate and efficient problem-solving approaches. The solutions to the depth exams' essay problems use blue text to identify the information you will be expected to include in your exam booklet to receive full credit. The supplemental content uses black text to enhance your understanding of the solution process. 16-Hour Structural Engineering (SE) Practice Exam for Buildings will help you to - prepare for all four exam components - connect relevant theory to exam-like problems - identify accurate problem-solving approaches - navigate the exam-adopted codes and standards - solve problems under timed conditions Referenced Codes and Standards - AASHTO LRFD Bridge Design Specifications (AASHTO) - Building Code Requirements and Specification for Masonry Structures (TMS 402/602) - Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete (ACI 318) - International Building Code (IBC) - Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures (ASCE/SEI7) - National Design Specification for Wood Construction ASD/LRFD (NDS) - North American Specification for the Design of Cold-Formed Steel Structural Members (AISI) - PCI Design Handbook: Precast and Prestressed Concrete (PCI) - Seismic Design Manual (AISC) - Special Design Provisions for Wind and Seismic with Commentary (NDS SDPWS) - Steel Construction Manual (AISC) About the Author Joseph S. Schuster, SE, PE, is a practicing structural engineer licensed in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, and Illinois. He obtained a bachelor of science in civil engineering from Cornell University and a master of science in structural engineering from Stanford University. Mr. Schuster works in New York City, New York for the national engineering firm Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Inc., where he is involved in the structural design and renovation of steel, concrete, masonry, and wood buildings. He has also worked extensively on projects involving the repair and adaptive reuse of historic structures and has investigated several building collapses. Simpson Gumpertz & Heger (SGH) is a national engineering firm that designs, investigates, and rehabilitates structures and building enclosures. SGH's award-winning work includes building, nuclear, transportation, water/wastewater, and science/defense projects throughout the United States and in more than 30 other countries. Also Available for Structural Engineering (SE) Exam Candidates Structural Engineering Reference Manual Structural Engineering Solved Problems Six-Minute Solutions for Structural Engineering (SE) Exam Morning Breadth Problems Concrete Design for the Civil and Structural PE Exams Steel Design for the Civil and Structural PE Exams Timber Design for the Civil and Structural PE Exams
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Author: Dave K. Adams

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 125964104X

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 608

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Complete coverage of every objective for the Structural Engineering SE exam Take the 16-hour Structural Engineering SE exam with confidence using this effective self-study resource. Written by a former member of the NCEES exam development and grading committees, Structural Engineering SE All-in-One Exam Guide: Breadth and Depth offers clear explanations, real-world examples, and test preparation strategies. A complete practice exam is included, containing both multiple choice and essay questions (buildings and bridges) that are accurate to the format, tone, and content of the live exam. Coverage includes: • Vertical and lateral components • Building and bridge codes • Computer modeling and verification • Construction administration • Structural analysis • Reinforced and prestressed concrete design • Masonry design • Foundation and retaining wall design • Structural and cold-formed steel design • Timber design • Seismic analysis and design • Wind analysis and design • Bridge design
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Author: Thomas Korman, PhD, PE, PLS

Publisher: www.ppi2pass.com

ISBN: 1591264928

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 172

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Construction Depth Reference Manual prepares you for the construction depth section of the NCEES Civil PE exam. All depth topics are covered, and exam-adopted codes and standards are frequently referenced. You will learn how to apply concepts by reviewing the 40 example problems, and you can check your solving approaches by reviewing each problem’s step-by-step solution. Access to supportive information is just as important as knowledge and problem-solving efficiency. The Construction Depth Reference Manual’s thorough index easily directs you to the codes and concepts you will need during the exam. Cross references to the 163 equations, 38 tables, 93 figures, 5 appendices, and relevant codes will point you to additional support material when you need it. Topics Covered: • Construction Operations and Methods • Earthwork Construction and Layout • Estimating Quantity and Cost • Material Quality Control and Production • Scheduling • Temporary Structures • Worker Health and Safety
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Author: C. Dale Buckner

Publisher: Professional Publications Incorporated

ISBN: 9781591260035

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 416

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Nothing builds your confidence for an exam like solving problems. 246 Solved Structural Engineering Problems will help you prepare for the NCEES Structural I and II exams, the California state structural exam, and the structural module of the civil PE exam. In each chapter, problems are arranged in order of increasing complexity, offering practice levels appropriate for each of these tests. Exam topics covered are Structural Analysis Structural Concrete Structural Steel Timber Seismic Analysis Foundation Design Masonry In the structural steel chapter, problems may be solved with either the AISC ASD or LRFD method, whichever you're comfortable with. (The NCEES exams permit either method; the California exam requires use of both methods.) Solutions show all essential steps.
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Author: Alan Williams

Publisher: Dearborn Trade Publishing

ISBN: 9780793185399

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 385

View: 1574

Here is a comprehensive guide and reference to assist civil engineers preparing for the Structural Engineer Examination. It offers 350 pages of text and 70 design problems with complete step-by-step solutions. Topics covered: Materials for Reinforced Concrete; Limit State Principles; Flexure of Reinforced Concrete Beams; Shear and Torsion of Concrete Beams; Bond and Anchorage; Design of Reinforced Concrete Columns; Design of Reinforced Concrete Slabs and Footings; Retaining Walls; and Piled Foundations. An index is provided.
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Author: Tyler G. Hicks

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071614702

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 416

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Instant Access to Civil Engineering Formulas Fully updated and packed with more than 500 new formulas, this book offers a single compilation of all essential civil engineering formulas and equations in one easy-to-use reference. Practical, accurate data is presented in USCS and SI units for maximum convenience. Follow the calculation procedures inside Civil Engineering Formulas, Second Edition, and get precise results with minimum time and effort. Each chapter is a quick reference to a well-defined topic, including: Beams and girders Columns Piles and piling Concrete structures Timber engineering Surveying Soils and earthwork Building structures Bridges and suspension cables Highways and roads Hydraulics, drams, and waterworks Power-generation wind turbines Stormwater Wastewater treatment Reinforced concrete Green buildings Environmental protection
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Author: Joseph S. Schuster

Publisher: Professional Publications Incorporated

ISBN: 9781591265573

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 176

View: 5653

SE Structural Engineering Buildings Practice Exam contains two 40-problem multiple-choice breadth exams and two four-essay depth exams consistent with the NCEES SE exam's format and specifications.
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Author: C. Dale Buckner

Publisher: Professional Publications Incorporated

ISBN: 9781591265542

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 384

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Structural Engineering Solved Problems for the SE Exam contains 100 practice problems representing a broad range of topics on the SE exam. Each problem provides an opportunity to apply your knowledge of structural engineering concepts.
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Author: Alan Williams, PhD, SE, FICE, C Eng

Publisher: www.ppi2pass.com

ISBN: 1591264952

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 212

View: 9773

The Structural Depth Reference Manual prepares you for the structural depth section of the Civil PE exam. It provides a concise, yet comprehensive review of the structural depth section exam topics and highlights the most useful equations in the exam-adopted codes and standards. Solving methods—including ASD and LRFD for steel, strength design for concrete, and ASD for timber and masonry—are thoroughly explained. Throughout the book, cross references connect concepts and point you to additional relevant tables, figures, equations, and codes. More than 95 example problems demonstrate the application of concepts and equations. Each chapter includes practice problems so you can solve exam-like problems, and the step-by-step solutions allow you to check your solution approach. A thorough index directs you to the codes and concepts you will need during the exam. Topics Covered: • Design of Reinforced Masonry • Design of Wood Structures • Foundations • Prestressed Concrete Design • Reinforced Concrete Design • Structural Steel Design
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Author: Dale R. Gerbetz

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781591265351

Category: Study Aids

Page: 64

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Transportation Depth Practice Exams for the Civil PE Exam contains two multiple-choice exams consistent with the NCEES PE Civil Transportation Exam's format and specifications.
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Author: Norman R. Voigt, PE, PLS

Publisher: www.ppi2pass.com

ISBN: 1591264685

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 350

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Comprehensive Coverage for the Civil PE Exam’s Transportation Depth Section To succeed on the Civil PE exam’s transportation depth section, you’ll need to know the exam subject matter and how to efficiently solve related problems. The Transportation Depth Reference Manual provides a concise but thorough review of the exam topics and associated equations. Its 48 example problems show how to apply concepts and equations to solve exam-like problems. More than 25 end-of-chapter problems provide opportunities for independent problem-solving practice, and step-by-step solutions allow you to check your solution approach. Just as important as exam topic knowledge and an efficient solving method is quick access to the information you’ll need during the exam. This book’s thorough index will direct you to what you’re looking for. You can locate related support material by following the references to the 297 equations, 119 tables, 113 figures, and 36 appendices, and to the exam-adopted codes and standards listed below.AASHTO Green Book, 6th edition (2011)AASHTO Guide for Design of Pavement Structures (1993, and 1998 supplement)AASHTO Roadside Design Guide, 4th edition (2011)AASHTO Mechanistic-Empirical Pavement Design Guide: A Manual of Practice, interim edition (2008)AASHTO Guide for the Planning, Design, and Operation of Pedestrian Facilities, 1st edition (2004)AASHTO Highway Safety Manual, 1st edition (2010)AI The Asphalt Handbook, 7th edition (2007)FHWA Hydraulic Design of Highway Culverts, 3rd edition (2012)HCM (2010, with changes through 2014)MUTCD (2009, including revisions in 2012)PCA, 16th edition (2016) Exam Topics CoveredAlternatives AnalysisConstruction Operations and MethodsGeometric DesignPavement DesignPedestrian and Mass Transit AnalysisTraffic Control DesignTraffic-SafetyTransportation Engineering
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Author: Gopi

Publisher: Pearson Education India

ISBN: 9788131729885

Category: Civil engineering

Page: 348

View: 8908

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Author: Elaine Huang

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781591263708

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 96

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With an average of only six minutes to solve each problem on the Civil PE exam, speed and accuracy are vital to your success--and nothing gets you up to speed like solving problems. The practice problems contained in Six-Minute Solutions for Civil PE Exam Construction Problems are consistent with the multiple-choice format, difficulty, and subject matter of the exam. Understanding how to solve construction problems quickly and efficiently is key to passing the Civil PE exam. Solving construction problems on the Civil PE exam also requires a thorough familiarity with design standards, and Six-Minute Solutions reflects those specified for the exam. Beat the Clock on the Civil PE Exam 100 challenging, multiple-choice problems 2 levels of difficulty: 20 morning and 80 afternoon construction problems Coverage of exam-adopted design standards ACI 318 (2005) ACI 347 (2004) ACI SP-4 (2005) AISC (13th ed) ASCE 37 (2002) CMWB (2001) MUTCD Part 6 (2009) NDS (2005) OSHA 29 CFR Part 1926 A hint for each problem Step-by-step solutions Explanations of how to avoid common errors Topics Covered Earthwork Construction and Layout Estimating Quantities and Costs Scheduling Material Quality Control and Production Temporary Structures Worker Health, Safety, and Environment Other Topics
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Author: Christine A. Subasic

Publisher: Professional Publications Incorporated

ISBN: 9781591265627

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 100

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SE Structural Breadth Six-Minute Problems will help you pass the vertical and lateral breadth components of the SE exam. This book's 94 multiple-choice problems are grouped into two chapters--vertical forces and lateral forces--that correspond to the exam's two breadth exam components.
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Author: Christine A. Subasic

Publisher: Professional Publications Incorporated

ISBN: 9781591264668

Category: Study Aids

Page: 77

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Six-Minute Solutions for Structural Engineering (SE) Exam Morning Breadth Problemscontains 90 multiple-choice problems representative of the format and knowledge areas of the morning breadth exams for lateral and vertical forces. Youll learn accurate and efficient solving methods by reviewing each problems comprehensive, step-by-step solution.
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