Daily Archives: October 17, 2015
Download ebook Alternative Clauses to Standard Construction Contracts: 1992 Cumulative Supplement – StephensonRead More
This book helps designers and manufacturers to select and develop the most suitable and competitive steel structures, which are safe, fit for production and economic. An optimum design system is used to find the best characteristics of structural models, which guarantee the fulfilment of design and fabrication requirements and minimize the cost function. Realistic numerical […]
A prominent part of the 2013 California Title 24 codes, the 2013 CALIFORNIA ENERGY CODE, TITLE 24 PART 6 is a trusted standard and reference resource that readers won't want to be without. The code itself is host to a series of energy conservation standards that are applicable to most residential and non-residential buildings throughout […]
The suitability of masonry mortar for various construction applications is dependent on some vital engineering properties and production cost. In majority of masonry formulations, ordinary portland cement(OPC) is the principal binding agent. However the current trend of cement cost in Ghana has rendered masonry mortar formulation quite expensive. Meanwhile in other parts of the world, […]
Download ebook Recommendations for the Inspection, Maintenance and Management of Car Park Structures – Steering Committee National Steering Committee, Institution Of Civil Engineers, National Steering Committee
This guide – prepared by the ICE's National Steering Committee for the Inspection of Multi-storey Car Parks – have been specifically written to address the important implications of the past performance of car park structures and provides recommendations for good practice for car park owners and operators and their engineering advisers.
* Fully revised and updated with the latest information and techniques, and covering new issues such as sustainability, so students have everything they need for a modern course. * Bridges the gap between Student and Professional: content and style is pitched to support students with an illustrated and explanative approach, whilst preparing them for the […]
Download ebook Annual Book of ASTM Standards 1997: Roofing, Waterproofing, and Bituminous Materials Section 4 –Read More
Critical Path Method (CPM) is a technique for achieving speed, accuracy, and flexibility in planning and scheduling for project design and construction. This book describes fully the concept of CPM and its practical use in the construction industry. Included are details of specific project applications, as well as discussions of how CPM can be used […]
Download ebook Special Report : Scrap and Shredded Tire Fires – Department of Homeland Security, United States Fire Administration, National Fire Data Center
This special report examines seven case studies of tire fires that have been typical of those in the United States. The case studies were selected because they occurred in varied circumstances and locations. However, they reveal a common pattern of challenges in tire fire prevention and extinguishment.
The newly revised edition of this classic guide emphasizes the fact that housing costs must now reflect the higher price of energy and depleted natural resources.
The very early diverse application of shells of revolution, first in architecture and later in structures serving other purposes, led to the publication of many extensive studies concerned with the theory and methods of solving various problems relating to the mechanics of these structures. The work presented here gives a comprehensive treatise on the development […]
Comprehensive in nature, this newly updated book extensively explores construction materials and properties as well as current methods of residential and commercial building construction. Revisions reflect the changes based on the 2004 edition of Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) MasterFormat and follows the logical sequence of a construction project. The second edition is complete with current […]