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Handbook to BS 5628: Part 2:Section 2: Reinforced masonry design

Design Guide 22

Handbook to BS 5628: Part 2:Section 2: Reinforced masonry design

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Design Guide


Complements Part 2 Section 1, providing comprehensive guidance on the structural design of reinforced masonry. The main part of this handbook focuses on 10 fully worked design examples to assist practising designers in dealing with their own specific issues.


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The Brick Development Association produce a wide range of specialist books and other publications on all matters relating to the sound and imaginative design and specification of bricks and brickwork.



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