By J. Paul Guyer

This book presents introductory technical tips for civil engineers and different expert engineers and building managers attracted to forces that ice imposes on buildings. here's what is mentioned: 1. creation, 2. MECHANICAL houses OF ICE, three. ENVIRONMENTAL FORCES, four. FORCES restricted via ICE FAILURE, five. FORCES restricted by way of THE MOMENTUM OF AN ICE characteristic, 6. CANADIAN AND AMERICAN CODES, 7. VERTICAL ICE FORCES

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