Parking Structures offers a single-source reference for parking constitution designers, developers, and proprietors. This 3rd version continues to be the one such publication. It addresses the way to opt for the easiest practical and structural designs for a given state of affairs, confirm long term toughness, layout for simple upkeep, select the quantity and site of entrances and exits, layout an simply understood wayfinding procedure, layout for ADA compliance, plan for inner automobile and pedestrian site visitors movement, decide upon the main potent and effort effective lights method, steer clear of the most typical layout and development pitfalls, supply for enough consumer security and safety, perform wanted maintenance, and expand the parking constitution existence. Parking Structures addresses all of the significant concerns with regards to parking garages. it truly is a necessary reference for parking constitution vendors, structural engineers, architects, contractors, and different pros.
New within the 3rd edition: This 3rd version of Parking Structures contains new fabric on metric dimensions and strategies for useful layout globally, new examine on circulation skill and queuing at parking entry/exits, a wholly new bankruptcy on making plans for a brand new parking constitution, together with rate concerns and choices to constitution building, pedestrian issues, protection in parking amenities, plazas above parking constructions, an extended bankruptcy on seismic layout, seismic retrofit, lifestyles cycle expense research, and enhancements to current constructions.

Show description

Read or Download Parking Structures: Planning, Design, Construction, Maintenance and Repair PDF

Similar Design Construction books

Basic Engineering Calculations for Contractors

Store enormous dollar$ on consulting engineering charges! Why pay pricey consulting engineers whenever you are confronted with adjustments to residential and lightweight building plans? you can now continue by yourself with entire self belief because of simple Engineering Calculations for Contractors, by way of August DOmel--your one-stop, jargon-free consultant to the houses, a lot, stresses and tolerances of wooden, metal and urban individuals.

Complete Book of Home Inspection 4/E (The Complete Book Series)

The whole e-book of domestic Inspection - 4th Edition This finished handbook covers each element of a house inspection. It includes the exterior, interior, and electro-mechanicals of the house or condo condo. The ebook is uncomplicated adequate for a layperson and specific sufficient to be a operating on-site software for pro domestic inspectors.

Thin-Walled Structures with Structural Imperfections

Thin-walled constructions are designed with complex numerical research recommendations and developed utilizing refined fabrication methods. There are, in spite of the fact that, a few components which may bring about a constitution that's not precisely coincident with what used to be thought of in the course of the layout calculations. those positive aspects could be linked to adjustments within the homes of the constitution, within the geometry, and so forth.

Structural and Stress Analysis, Third Edition

The 3rd variation of the preferred Structural and pressure research offers the reader with a finished creation to every kind of structural and tension research. beginning with an evidence of the elemental rules of statics, the booklet proceeds to common and shear strength, and bending moments and torsion.

Additional resources for Parking Structures: Planning, Design, Construction, Maintenance and Repair

Show sample text content

Rated 4.66 of 5 – based on 44 votes