This book will cover the latest methods for the structural design
to mitigate potential damage due to high-speed winds, storm
surges, tornadoes, and inland flooding (all of which could be
brought on by hurricane conditions). It will provide detailed
explanations of the new ASCE 7-16 standard (to be released in
March of 2017) which deals with designing buildings to withstand
loads, including wind, snow, earthquakes, etc. Unique to this... more...