CM401 – Design of Temporary Structures

Course lecturer :

Pro.Dr. Hamdy Mohy El-Din Afefy

Course assistant :

MOMEN MOHARRAM

Course objectives :

Design of temporary structures used in the construction industry on various projects such as formwork, falsework, scaffolding, cofferdams, and so forth by providing lectures and design examples, business aspects associated with the design and construction of temporary structures in the real world such as business practice, legal aspects, and design philosophy.

Course description :

Design of temporary structures used in the construction industry on various projects such as formwork, falsework, scaffolding, cofferdams, and so forth by providing lectures and design examples, business aspects associated with the design and construction of temporary structures in the real world such as business practice, legal aspects, and design philosophy.

Course assessment :

drop quizzes 10 assignments and Reports 7.5 Mini Projects 12.5 Mid Term Written Exam 20 Final Written Exam 50

Recommended text books :

Ratey, Robert T “Temporary Structures in Construction” , Mc. Grew Hill, Newyork. Third Edition, 2012.

Recommended refrences :

MK Hurd, “Formwork for Concrete”, seventh edition, ACI, Farmington Hills, MI. (2005)