By American Institute of Timber Construction (AITC),Jeff D. Linville

THE DEFINITIVE layout AND development resource FOR construction WITH wooden– NOW IN A completely up to date SIXTH EDITION

Since its first book in 1966, bushes building Manual has turn into the basic layout and development source for construction with structural glued laminated bushes. Timber building guide, 6th Edition presents architects, engineers, contractors, educators, and similar execs with up to date details on engineered bushes development, together with the newest codes, building tools, and authoritative layout options. content material has been reorganized to circulate simply from info on wooden houses and purposes to precise layout concerns.

Based at the greatest technical facts on hand, this version has been completely revised to surround:

  • A thorough replace of all steered layout standards for trees structural contributors, platforms, and connections
  • An multiplied choice of real-world layout examples supported with distinct schematic drawings
  • New fabric at the function of glulam in sustainable construction practices
  • the most recent layout and development codes, together with the 2012 nationwide layout Specification for wooden building, AITC 117-2010, and examples that includes ASCE 7-10 and IBC 2009
  • More cross-referencing to different on hand AITC criteria at the AITC website

Since 1952, the yank INSTITUTE OF bushes building has been the nationwide technical exchange organization of the structural glued laminated trees undefined. AITC-recommended construction and layout codes for wood-based constructions are thought of authoritative within the usa development industry.

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