An Introduction to Ice Engineering (Paperback)
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This publication provides over 140 pages of introductory technical guidance for civil engineers, marine engineers and other professional engineers and construction managers interested in design, construction and operation of facilities and infrastructure in cold regions where ice is a substantial consideration, such as at lakes, rivers and reservoirs. Here is what is discussed: 1. FUNDAMENTALS, 2. FORCE ON STRUCTURES, 3. BEARING CAPACITY, 4. ICE JAM MITIGATION.
About the Author
Paul Guyer is a registered civil engineer, mechanical engineer, fire protection engineer and architect with 35 years of experience designing buildings and related infrastructure. For an additional 9 years he was a principal staff advisor to the California Legislature on capital outlay and infrastructure issues. He is a graduate of Stanford University and has held numerous national, state and local offices with the American Society of Civil Engineers, Architectural Engineering Institute and National Society of Professional Engineers. He is a Fellow of ASCE and AEI.