Category: Rigging and Fly Systems
Pages: 194
Location: IATSE Local #48 Library

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Aluminum Structures in the Entertainment Industry will interest riggers, users, owners and anyone about to purchase, or involved in the maintenance of trusses, towers and other aluminum structures.

Author / Engineer Peter Hind aims to educate the reader in the aspects of the design and safe usage of temporary and permanent aluminum structures specific to the entertainment industry such as roof structures, PA towers, temporary staging etc. His book places emphasis on the safety aspects and focuses on prevention and shows many working examples of the engineering calculations required to design safe structures. 

This book covers a diversity of topics including the science of load assessment, factors of safety and elementary structural theory as well as providing practical examples from popular concert tours and other entertainment situations.