Skyscraper Manual (Hardcover)
From concepts to construction methods (Builders' Workshop Manual)
Haynes Publishing UK, 9781785211096, 192pp.
Publication Date: August 25, 2020
The designs are becoming more extraordinary, but behind all the steel and glass how is a skyscraper logistically constructed? The Haynes Skyscraper Manual takes the reader, be they armchair enthusiast or architect, through the fascinating process, from initial concepts through to modern-day building methods. Interspersed with intriguing facts and figures, the Skyscraper Manual is fully illustrated with stunning photographs and technical drawings.
About the Author
Alexandra Wynne is deputy editor of New Civil Engineer magazine.
Dave Parker was the editor of the Tall Buildings Reference Book (Routledge) and is technical editor emeritus of New Civil Engineer magazine.