Dynamic Response of Structures Loaded By Outside Blasts

September 11, 2015

The paper deals with the dynamic response of damped orthotropic reinforced concrete plates subjected to blast loading. Blast loading is a short duration load categorized as an impulsive loading. Mathematically blast loading is treated as a triangular one. The natural frequency of vibration of a plate governs its response to such loading. A rectangular reinforced concrete plate is considered for the numerical analyses with fixed boundary conditions. The natural frequencies of the system are solve…Preview

The Latest Development in Civil Engineering

February 27, 2015

THE LATEST DEVELOPMENT IN CIVIL ENGINEERING is published to honor the 80th birthday of Prof. Wiratman Wangsadinata.  The long journey of Prof. Wiratman’s career is no doubt as what was delivered by Prof. Bambang Budiono in the profile section of this book. We are grateful and blessed of Prof. Wiratman’s long life which has been filled with various useful and outstanding achievements recognized by the society. The organizer of this publication had invited his former students and…Preview

Membangun Keunggulan Bersaing Untuk Perusahaan Konstruksi

December 31, 2014

Suatu perusahaan dapat dikatakan memiliki keunggulan bersaing apabila dapat melakukan sesuatu dengan hasil kinerja yang lebih baik daripada perusahaan pesaing.  Hal ini bisa dilihat antara lain dari indikator keuangan dimana perusahaan yang unggul bersaing akan mempunyai profitabilitas lebih besar daripada keuntungan rata-rata dari perusahaan yang bergerak pada industri yang sama. Mengapa suatu perusahaan dapat mengungguli perusahaan lainnya dan apa saja yang menjadi sumber keunggulannya me…Preview