Daily Archives: September 22, 2015
This volume is based on Sax's Dangerous Properties of Industrial Materials, 8th edition. It contains revised entries for substances selected by the author and recent regulations.
On the afternoon of August 20, 1910, a battering ram of wind moved through the drought-stricken national forests of Washington, Idaho, and Montana, whipping the hundreds of small blazes burning across the forest floor into a roaring inferno. Forest rangers had assembled nearly ten thousand men – college boys, day workers, immigrants from mining camps […]
Download ebook Project Management, Planning and Control : Managing Engineering, Construction and Manufacturing Projects to PMI, APM and BSI Standards – Albert Lester
Project Management, Planning and Control, now in its sixth edition, is an established, respected and widely recommended technical project management guide. The book covers the entire spectrum of project management, from the initial project definition, business case, and organizational structuring through investment, risk and change management, reporting, and close-out. Along the way, topics of health […]
Download ebook Hometech Remodeling & Renovation Cost Estimator : North Dakota 01 – Bismarck & Vicinity –Read More
Download ebook North American Tunneling 1988 : Proceedings of the North American Tunneling '98 [Conference] : Newport Beach, California, USA, 21-25 February 1998 – Levent Ozdemir
Grouped into six sections, the papers in this volume address a wide range of issues on the challenges and opportunities facing underground construction, and the use of underground space.
Download ebook Guidebook for the Design of ASME Section VIII Pressure Vessels – James R. Farr, Maan H. Jawad
Whether you are a beginning design engineer or an experienced engineering manager developing a mechanical integrity program, this fully updated third edition gives you a thorough examination and review of the requirements applicable to the design, materials selection, fabrication, inspection, and testing of pressure vessels and their components."Guidebook for Design of ASME Section VIII Pressure […]
Download ebook Spatial Analysis and Social Spaces : Interdisciplinary Approaches to the Interpretation of Prehistoric and Historic Built Environments – Eleftheria Paliou, Undine Lieberwirth, Silvia Polla
In recent years a range of formal methods of spatial analysis have been developed for the study of human engagement, experience and socialisation within the built environment. This volume brings together contributions from a number of specialists in archaeology, social theory, architecture, and urban planning, who explore the theoretical and methodological frameworks associated with the […]
Download ebook Pioneers of Prefabrication : British Contribution in the Nineteenth Century – Gilbert HerbertRead More
One of the country's leading forcible entry specialists, Chief (Ret.) Tom Brennan (1940-2006) shares with you the techniques, equipment, and procedures necessary to carry out the forcible entry operation. This five-part series introduces you to various locking mechanisms and security devices that you may encounter. Chief Brennan discusses safe techniques needed to bypass special locking […]
Papers presented at the Fourth International Symposium on Integrity of Offshore Structures, 2-3 July 1990, Kelvin Conference Centre, University of Glasgow, Scotland organized by the Department of Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering and Mechanical Engineering.
Download ebook Analysis of Irregular Shaped Structures Diaphragms and Shear Walls – R. Terry Malone, Robert W. Rice
A Complete Guide to Solving Lateral Load Path Problems The Analysis of Irregular Shaped Structures: Diaphragms and Shear Walls explains how to calculate the forces to be transferred across multiple discontinuities and reflect the design requirements on construction documents. Step-by-step examples offer progressive coverage, from basic to very advanced illustrations of load paths in complicated […]
Download ebook Sustainability and Evidence-Based Design in the Healthcare Estate – Michael Phiri, Bing Chen
This work aims to deepen our understanding of the role played by technical guidelines and tools for the design, construction and operation of healthcare facilities, ultimately establishing the impact of the physical environment on staff and patient outcomes. Using case studies largely drawn from the UK, Europe, China and Australasia, design approaches such as sustainability […]
Download ebook Digital Processes : Planning, Designing, Production – Rudiger Karzel, Moritz Hauschild
these days a computer is as much a part of every household's standard equipment as a refrigerator, and yet the explosion of computer technology in the last several decades has transformed the daily life of every member of society far more than even utopians would ever have allowed themselves to dream. No wonder, then, that […]