© 1996

Parking Structures

Planning, Design, Construction, Maintenance and Repair


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Anthony P. Chrest
    Pages 1-5
  3. Mary S. Smith
    Pages 6-58
  4. Mary S. Smith
    Pages 59-113
  5. Mary S. Smith
    Pages 114-135
  6. Mary S. Smith
    Pages 136-156
  7. Mary S. Smith
    Pages 157-181
  8. Mary S. Smith
    Pages 182-233
  9. Anthony P. Chrest
    Pages 234-283
  10. Anthony P. Chrest
    Pages 284-288
  11. Anthony P. Chrest
    Pages 289-312
  12. Anthony P. Chrest
    Pages 313-395
  13. Anthony P. Chrest
    Pages 396-418
  14. Anthony P. Chrest, Sam Bhuyan
    Pages 419-424
  15. Sam Bhuyan
    Pages 425-464
  16. Sam Bhuyan
    Pages 465-633
  17. Back Matter
    Pages 635-675

About this book


Drawing on the combined expertise of three of the world's leading parking structure experts, this updated edition provides the only single-source guide to planning, designing, and maintaining parking structures. It provides readers with design solutions, including material on how to ensure long-term durability, design for easy maintenance, select the most energy efficient lighting system, decide on the number and placement of entrances and exits, and avoid the most common construction pitfalls.
Reflecting recent advances in technological innovations, this volume features significantly revised mterial and contains five new chapters on the Americans with Disabilities Act, lighting, graphics, seismic design, and designing for maintenance. The Second Edition of Parking Structures offers architects, engineers, parking facility owners, and contractors a unique and comprehensive guide to designing safe and effective parking structures.In addition, institutions providing education courses for professional registration in related fields will benefit from this timely, authoritative account.


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Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Walker Parking Consultants/Engineers, Inc.USA

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Parking Structures
  • Book Subtitle Planning, Design, Construction, Maintenance and Repair
  • Authors Anthony P. Chrest
    Mary S. Smith
    Sam Bhuyan
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1996
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-0-412-99671-9
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-4684-9924-7
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-4684-9922-3
  • Edition Number 2
  • Number of Pages XI, 675
  • Number of Illustrations 149 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Civil Engineering
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
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