Daily Archives: December 17, 2015
Download ebook Brickwork Level 3 Tutor Support Material: Tutor Support Material Level 3 – Malcolm Thorpe
As part of their everyday work bricklayers must be able to interpret technical documents, understand the properties of various mortars/building materials and understand the basics of health and safety on the site. This CD-Rom contains tutor material that is matched up to Malcolm Thorpe's textbook of the same name, providing materials for use in the […]
Download ebook Masonry : Design and Construction, Problems and Repair – John M Melander, Lynn R Lauersdorf
This volume contains papers presented at the symposium of the same name held in Miami, Florida in December 1992. The 28 peer-reviewed papers address topics in design and detail, installation and materials, testing and evaluation, and strategies and techniques. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.
This is a student supplement associated with: Welding, 1/e David J. Hoffman Kevin R. Dahle David J. Fisher ISBN: 0132349779
Download ebook Biodeterioration of Timbers in Building and Building Performance – Isa Hassan-Enua Mshelgaru
The purpose of any building is to serve its occupants: support their well being and meet their needs- living, working, recreation etc. However, when building materials deteriorate they do not only fail but also undermine the ability of buildings in meeting their functions. This book identifies and evaluates microorganisms that deteriorate timbers in buildings under […]
Download ebook The East Bay Hills Fire- Oakland-Berkeley, California – U S Department of Homeland Security, J Gordon Routley
This body of work provides detailed information on the nature of the fire problem for policymakers who must decide on allocations of resources between fire and other pressing problems, and within the fire service to improve codes and code enforcement, training, public fire education, building technology, and other related areas.
Download ebook The Solar Electric House : Energy for the Environmentally-Responsive, Energy-Independent Home – Steven J. Strong, William G. Scheller
This is the definitive book on solar electric systems for home use. Strong, who has designed more than one hundred photovoltaic (PV) systems, covers all aspects of PVs, from the history and economics of solar power to the nuts and bolts of systems and equipment.
Download ebook HomeTech Kitchen & Bath Cost Estimator : Florida 5, Tallahassee & Vicinity – Hometech Publishing
In conjunction with the National Kitchen & Bath Association, HomeTech Publishing has produced the Kitchen & Bath Cost Estimator. This book has the same easy-to-use format as our other cost estimators, with greatly expanded plumbing and cabinet sections covering the newest products and techniques. The plumbing section has over 50 pages, including 7 pages of […]
Download ebook Introduction to the Mechanics of Soils and Foundations : Through Critical State Soil Mechanics – J.H. Atkinson
Covering the undergraduate course in geotechnical engineering for civil engineers, this work sets out the basic theories of soil mechanics in a clear, simple way, combining both classical and critical state theories. By using short, focused chapters, the author ensures an accessible text while maintaining a continuous thread running through the book as theory develops […]
Updated to the 2006 International Building and Residential Codes, the fifth edition of UNDERSTANDING CONSTRUCTION DRAWINGS continues to highlight a range of real construction projects – from residential dwellings to commercial structures. This enhanced edition combines information and a hands-on approach to learning. The text provides thorough coverage that builds the foundation for a broad […]
Our all-new Automotive Engine Performance and Diagnosis Video Series offers viewers an extraordinarily complete introduction to must-know topics, including: ignition, fuel, emissions, and computerized-engine controls. Conveniently organized into four sets of four tapes each, all VHS videos in this series use a powerful combination of live action, computer animations, and precision graphics to explain key […]
Download ebook Wiring Simplified : Based on the 2011 National Electrical Code – H P Richter, W Creighton Schwan, Frederic P Hartwell
Revised and completely updated for the 2011 National Electric Code, this small manual continues its 78-year history of demonstrating how to install safe, convenient, and economical wiring. Encouraging readers to tackle jobs small and large, the guide covers everything from repairing a table lamp to wiring a whole house. After introducing the basics–standards, codes, safety […]
Download ebook Department of the Army Pamphlet Da Pam 638-2 Casualty and Mortuary Affairs : Procedures for the Army Mortuary Affairs Program June 2015 – United States Government Us Army
The purpose of this publication, Department of the Army Pamphlet DA PAM 639-2 Casualty and Mortuary Affairs: Procedures for The Army Mortuary Affairs Program June 2015, is to provide practical guidance and procedures for unit commanders, Casualty Assistance Centers (CACs), Casualty Assistance Officers (CAOs), and Summary Courts-Martial Officers (SCMOs) charged with the care and disposition […]
Download ebook Nfpa 101: Life Safety Code, 2012 Edition – NFPA (National Fire Prevention Association), National Fire Protection Association
Responsive. Progressive. Dynamic. Occupant safety takes another leap forward with the 2012 Life Safety Coder! Nontraditional use of buildings…innovative designs…new technologies, materials, and construction practices. As the built environment and societal expectations change, so do the challenges to protect people from fire and related hazards. Fully updated to reflect the latest industry developments and lessons […]
This text covers types of roofs; roofing and reroofing; roof and attic insulation and ventilation; skylights and roof openings; dormer construction; roof flashing details and more. It also contains information on code requirements, underlaying and attic ventilation.
The improvement of the work-flow reliability and the process predictability represents a key factor in order to enhance the design process in construction, offering huge opportunities for increasing the performance of both the single project and the industry sector. Moreover, taking into consideration the impact of collaboration on the overall project outcomes, the research has […]