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Glass has, in relatively recent times, undergone significant increase in its use within our built environment, especially as a structural material. This Guide updates and revises the Institution of Structural Engineers' well renowned and respected text Structural use of glass in buildings. A talk by Chris O'Regan of AECOM. Synopsis. This talk, which is geared towards practicing structural engineers, will focus on the. IStructE guide to the 'Structural. It is intended that the Guide be used by structural engineers and construction industry professionals. In the Institution of Structural Engineers published The structural use of glass in buildings.
This Guide is not intended to be a code of practice, but rather a principal source of information and reference for those interested in the structural use of glass. Provides guidance for the use of structural glass in buildings. Explores design principles and practice and looks at structural glass elements and special. The Code of Practice for the Structural Use of Glass (the Code), provides guidelines on the design, construction, testing, and quality assurance of glass structures or elements in buildings.
A presentation by the technical author of the Institution's updated and completely revised guide to structural glass design. Structural use of glass in buildings, by The Institution of Structural EngineersPublished: SETO, ISBN: 1 51 4Buy it now on Amazon. overview of the recent developments in this field thereby providing a basis for the understanding of the structural performance and design of glass in buildings.