Building with Steel: Details, Principles, Examples
Detail Practice Series
Alexander Reichel, Peter Ackermann, Alexander Hentschel, Anette Hochberg
Birkhäuser, Basel, 2007
The publication contains also explanations of common load-bearing structures using examples of residential, office, hall and industrial buildings.
Issues of fire safety and building physics particularly relevant to steel construction are treated alongside the use of steel as a material for cladding facades.
What is more, the text includes a systematic overview of sectional steel, sheet metal, and cables and their properties, finishes, and areas of implementation.