Knovel Blog

Monthly Archives: August 2011


Use of Steel-Reinforced Concrete for Internally Heated Structures

Alan Cross August 20, 2011

Introduction of Case The need to reduce the cost of the enclosure material for direct fired heaters or power boilers prompted this study, whose purpose was to determine whether significant cost savings could be achieved if the structural enclosures of such heaters employed steel-reinforced concrete construction rather than steel plate and structural steel construction. The… Continue Reading »


The World’s 5 Most Expensive Engineering Projects

Robby Corrado August 19, 2011

Howdy, Knovel Users!  After hitting the snooze button 12 times, springing out of bed this morning and jumping on the train to work, I have to tell you—I feel glorious. Why, you might ask? First of all, It’s Fridayyy! (sorry if that was a little too Rebecca Black for you). More importantly, I Just. Got…. Continue Reading »

Login to your account

Can't remember your Password ?

Register for this site!