Daily Archives: September 16, 2015
A thesis is presented on the seismic evaluation of a viaduct using non-linear analysis techniques. The Bolu viaduct is a 2-3 km long seismically isolated structure with two parallel bridges each with a span length of 39.2 m and pier height of maximum 49 m that was nearly complete when it was struck by the […]
Master the skills most important for drawing, detailing, and designing residential structures with RESIDENTIAL DESIGN, DRAFTING, AND DETAILING, 2E. This step-by-step presentation centers exclusively on residential, familiarizing readers with standard construction practices involving wood, engineered materials, steel, and concrete as well as the latest "green" concepts and alternative materials. Updates throughout this edition reflect the […]
Before Revelation studies the development of Muslim jurisprudential and theological thought as expressed in the extensive dispute over the assessment of acts that took place before the arrival of Revelation. Between the ninth and nineteenth centuries Muslims debated, often fiercely, the question, "What is the value of an act–moving from place to place, breathing, or […]
Introduces and dissects fire engines, ambulances, lifeboats, and rescue helicopters and examines the work that they do in all kinds of settings. 20,000 first printing.
Download ebook DVD Set 1 (1-4) for Fletcher's Residential Construction Academy: House Wiring, 3rd – Gregory W Fletcher
Provides step-by-step instruction of important concepts for the topics discussed in the book. This DVD is easy to follow and includes full color animations and graphics. This is an excellent addition to classroom instructor or a valuable tool to assist students who have missed class.
Bridging the gap between theory and practice, the CONTRACTORS GUIDE TO GREEN BUILDING provides guidance for a comprehensive range of green construction topics in a straightforward, to-the-point, and no-nonsense format. Based on the author's extensive real-world experience in planning, estimating, and managing hundreds of sustainable construction projects, the book examines the entire green building process, […]
Download ebook Code of Practice for Project Management for Construction and Development – Chartered Institute Of Building
The first edition of the Code of Practice for Project Management for Construction and Development, published in 1992, was groundbreaking in many ways. Now in its fifth edition, prepared by a multi-institute task force coordinated by the CIOB and including representatives from RICS, RIBA, ICE, APM and CIC, it continues to be the authoritative guide […]
This long-awaited reference guide provides a complete overview of low energy cooling systems for buildings, covering a wide range of existing and emerging sustainable energy technologies in one comprehensive volume. An excellent data source on cooling performance, such as building loads or solar thermal chiller efficiencies, it is essential reading for building services and renewable […]
Download ebook Emergent Commercial Trends and Aviation Safety – Ruwantissa I. R. Abeyratne, Michael Milde
This text starts with an analysis of the regulatory framework of commercial aviation and the current trend of liberalization of market access. It progresses to several in depth studies of such commercial practices as out sourcing, franchising, preferential measures and the attractiveness to airlines and their consequent impact on aviation safety. The second part is […]
This book is designed to guide beginners and intermediates users in using Primavera project tools. It is written in a manner that would help readers from any type of background and experience to follow and have knowledge in project management.
Download ebook Asbestos Abatement Training for Contractors and Supervisors – Project Officer Hoffman, Safety Gtri, Safety Health and Ergonomics Branch Electro-Optics Enviroment and Materials Laboratory Gtri
Over time, with increasing documentation of adverse health effects, many studies and epidemiologic investigations have demonstrated that inhalation of asbestos fibers may lead to increased risk of developing one or more diseases. Therefore, the United States Environmental Protection Agency developed this manual as a guide for those who are about to undertake an asbestos abatement […]
Download ebook Carpentry Made Easy, Or, the Science and Art of Framing, on a New and Improved System : With Specific Instructions for Building Balloon Frames, Barn Fr – William E Bell
Unlike some other reproductions of classic texts (1) We have not used OCR(Optical Character Recognition), as this leads to bad quality books with introduced typos. (2) In books where there are images such as portraits, maps, sketches etc We have endeavoured to keep the quality of these images, so they represent accurately the original artefact. […]