Daily Archives: February 13, 2016
Download ebook Fatigue and Fracture in Steel and Concrete Structures: Vols 1-3 : Proceedings of the International Symposium, 19-21 December 1991, Madras, India – A.G.Madhava Rao, T. V. S. R. Appa Rao
The main aim of the sympsoium ISFF '91 was to deliberate on the status of knowledge and expertise on fatigue and fracture in steel and concrete structures. This volume comprises 110 papers on such topics as crack growth, fatigue behaviour of joints, condition monitoring and damage assessment.
Download ebook Intelligent and Soft Computing in Infrastructure Systems Engineering : Recent Advances – Kasthurirangan Gopalakrishnan, Halil Ceylan, Nii O. Attoh-Okine
The term "soft computing" applies to variants of and combinations under the four broad categories of evolutionary computing, neural networks, fuzzy logic, and Bayesian statistics. Although each one has its separate strengths, the complem- tary nature of these techniques when used in combination (hybrid) makes them a powerful alternative for solving complex problems where conventional […]
This program is specifically designed to be used individually so that the viewer can learn at their own pace and receive reinforcement where and when they need it most. Each of these video programs is carefully hand-crafted combining the crystal clear close-up videography with concise scripting that insures the highest of information retention by the […]
Download ebook Guidelines for Engineering Design for Process Safety – Center For Chemical Process Safety
Inherently safer plants begin with the initial design. Here is where integrity and reliability can be built in at the lowest cost, and with maximum effectiveness. This book focuses on process safety issues in the design of chemical, petrochemical, and hydrocarbon processing facilities. It discusses how to select designs that can prevent or mitigate the […]
This carefully-researched book covers trends in residential construction, commercial construction, real estate brokerage, property management, investment, finance, hotels, resorts, shopping centers, office buildings, mortgages, development, architecture, REITs and more. This reference tool includes thorough market analysis as well as our highly respected trends analysis. It contains thousands of contacts for business and industry leaders, industry […]
The procedures, the problems and pitfalls of extending or altering property are discussed in this fully updated new edition. The author gives helpful advice on how to make the project go smoothly from beginning to end. This is a practical guide for those at the beginning of their career in building, or who want to […]
Oscillator circuits usually are not taught at technology and engineering schools and universities. Electronics is a vast field; therefore, some areas of expertise, including oscillators, must be acquired in the field. Oscillator Circuits & Projects helps to make this process easier by presenting the information you need to master oscillator circuitry. Oscillator Circuits & Projects […]
MARCOM's Videotape Training Program "The OSHA Lead Standards for Construction and General Industry" addresses the major areas of employee training required by the regulations. Because of the widespread historical use of lead-based paints, as well as other materials containing lead, this program is useful to a number of different groups including building/ construction companies, manufacturers, […]
Download ebook Composite Construction Design – L. Viest, Joseph P. Colaco, Richard W. Furlong, Lawrence G. Griffs, Roberto T. Leon, Loring A. Wyllie
This book helps you design composite structures with ease. Now there's a single-source guide to the latest codes, specs and state-of-the art techniques for designing composite steel and concrete structures. In "Composite Construction Design for Buildings", Ivan M. Viest and 23 other experts show you step-by-step how to capitalize on the major innovations in designing […]
Consumers are clamouring for information on alternative energy; this guide has arrived at just the right time. Practical and authoritative, it is written by experts in the field. This definitive homeowner's guide to solar energy has arrived at just the right time. With the cost of heating oil and electricity fluctuating wildly, consumers are clamouring […]
Download ebook Pulp Mills & the Environment : An Annotated Bibliography for Northern Alberta – ROBERT L. HOLMBERG
Annotated list of materials related to the development and operation of pulp mills in northern Alberta.
Download ebook Contracting to Build Your Home : How to Avoid Turning the American Dream Into a Nightmare – Herschel G Nance, Herschel Nance
Guidelines tell how to avoid the pitfalls associated with buying or contracting to build a new home.
Download ebook Building Evaluation 1988 : Symposium on Advances in Building Evaluation, Knowledge, Methods, and Applications, 10th Biannual Conference Papers – W F Preiser, Wolfgang F E Preiser
This book is about building evaluation in the broadest sense and it transcends the meaning and conventional boundaries of the evolving field of "post-occupancy evalu- ation" by focusing on evaluation throughout the building delivery process. This process is seen not just as being linear with a product in mind, i. e. , the completed and […]
Understanding and recognising failure mechanisms in concrete is a fundamental pre-requisite to determining the type of repair, or whether a repair is feasible. This title provides a review of concrete deterioration and damage, as well as looking at the problem of defects in concrete. It also discusses condition assessment and repair techniques. Part one discusses […]