Daily Archives: February 18, 2016
This classic manual for structural steelwork design was first published in 1956, since when it has sold many thousands of copies worldwide. The fifth edition is the first major revision for 20 years and is the first edition to be fully based on limit state design, now used as the primary design method, and on […]
Download ebook Fire Safety Science : Proceedings of the First International Symposium – Cecile Grant, Patrick J. PagniRead More
The first part of this book 'inspires' the homeowners to choose the right carpet and other floor coverings for color and other factors, and part 2 describes the more practical matters related to laying, cleaning and caring for the materials. This is done in a well tried question and answer technique with beautiful pictures and […]
A comprehensive guide for homeowners, prospective homeowners, and do-it-yourselfers covers fifty-three topics related to house construction and repair
The topic of off-site fabrication is one of international interest, providing an effective construction technique in terms of quality, time, cost, function, productivity, and safety. It is adopted worldwide as the ideal means of producing an immense array of elements from structural members, cladding units, and bathrooms to fully finished modular buildings.
Detailing a number of structural analysis problems such as residual welding stresses and distortions and behaviour of thin-walled rods loaded in bending, this text also explores mathematical function minimization methods, expert systems and optimum design of welded box beams.
Despite the growing interest in security amongst governments, organizations and the general public, the provision of much security is substandard. This book explores the problems facing security, and sets out innovative proposals to enhance the effectiveness of security in society, at national and organizational levels.
Download ebook Strength Of Beams, Floor And Roofs – Including Directions For Designing And Detailing Roof Trusses, With Criticism Of Various Forms Of Timber Construction – Frank E. Kidder
Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
From long-standing worries regarding the use of lead and asbestos to recent research into carcinogenic issues related to the use of plastics in construction, there is growing concern regarding the potential toxic effects of building materials on health. Toxicity of building materials provides an essential guide to this important problem and its solutions. Beginning with […]
Download ebook Vibrations and Impedances of Rectangular Plates with Free Boundaries – Peter Hagedorn, Klaus Kelkel, Jörg WallaschekRead More
Download ebook Corporate Real Estate Asset Management : Strategy and Implementation – Barry Haynes, Nick Nunnington
It is important for those studying and practicing in real estate and property management to learn to manage property assets effectively, to be able to provide their companies with effective property and facilities solutions. This book raises the awareness of how real estate management can support business, transform the workplace and impact upon people and […]
Download ebook A Guide to Successful Construction : Effective Contract Administration – Arthur F O'Leary, James AcretRead More
Download ebook 803 Electrical House Wiring Explained Package – Delmar Thomson Learning, Delmar LearningRead More
This book is an essential guide to all facets of asphalt technology as applied to the construction and maintenance of highways and reflects the very best of UK asphalt and pavement technology. Written by an international team of leading experts, it covers all aspects of fully flexible road construction from foundation design through to surface […]