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CAPPA professor authors third edition of construction book

February 21, 2017

kennedale plan coverMadan Mehta, professor in the School of Architecture, authored the recently published third edition of Building Construction: Principles, Materials, and Systems (Pearson), with Walter Scarborough and Diane Armpriest.

The updated edition of this comprehensive introduction to construction methods and materials contains revisions that reflect new knowledge in the science and principles of materials and construction, changes in construction technologies including virtual construction, new products and assemblies, and updates in codes, standards and rating systems.