The latest edition of this well-known book makes available to structural design engineers a wealth of practical advice on effective design of concrete structures. It covers the complete range of concrete elements and includes numerous data sheets, charts and examples to help the designer. It is fully updated in line with the relevant British Standards and Codes of Practice.

part One|162 pages

Design of Reinforced Concrete Buildings

chapter 2|7 pages


chapter 3|18 pages

Bending moments on structural members

chapter 4|3 pages

Material strengths and design stresses

chapter 5|9 pages

Members subjected to bending only

chapter 6|8 pages

Shearing and torsional forces

chapter 7|3 pages

Bond and anchorage

chapter 8|15 pages

Serviceability limit-states

chapter 9|11 pages

Beam-and-slab construction: one-way slabs

chapter 10|5 pages

Beam-and-slab construction: two-way slabs

chapter 11|10 pages

Flat slabs

chapter 12|8 pages

Other designs of floor

chapter 13|6 pages

Columns subjected to axial loads only

chapter 14|18 pages

Columns subjected to bending

chapter 15|11 pages


chapter 16|3 pages


chapter 17|16 pages


chapter 18|4 pages

Robustness and structural stability

chapter 19|2 pages

Fire resistance

part |68 pages

Design of a Typical Building

chapter |16 pages


chapter |48 pages

Calculation sheets 1/1

part Three|68 pages

Design Data

chapter |2 pages

Schedule of Data sheets

chapter |64 pages

Data sheets