Daily Archives: April 26, 2016
Download ebook Performance of HVAC Systems and Controls in Buildings : Proceedings of a CIB International Symposium (W79) at the Building Research Establishment, Garston 18-19 June 1984 – Building Research EstablishmentRead More
Download ebook RSMeans Open Shop Building Construction Cost Data – Phillip R Waier, Christopher Babbitt, Adrian C Charest, Gary W Christensen, David G Drain, Cheryl Elsmore
The Means Open Shop Building Construction Cost Data 2014 provides you with the reliability you need to stay ahead of your competition and more than 23,000 unit costs for open shop construction in the United States and Canada. The labor rates apply to skilled workers responsible for installation. Wage rates in this edition are based […]
Measure for Measure sets a new standard for accurate, user friendly conversion factor references. This handbook, with over 39,000 conversions for over 5,100 different units, has been designed specifically for engineers, scientists, teachers, students, and construction, maintenance and industrial workers.
Offering the most current coverage available, ELECTRICAL WIRING COMMERCIAL, 15e is completely revised and up to date with the 2014 National Electrical Code(R). Extremely reader friendly, the text has long been popular with learners. Vibrant, full-color illustrations and photographs help you easily grasp difficult concepts. The new edition continues the book's emphasis on newer green […]
Download ebook Marketing and Selling Professional Services in Architecture and Construction – Basil Sawczuk
This practical book on selling and marketing will help architects, engineers, project managers, facilities managers, surveyors, and contractors 'sell' themselves to prospective clients. As clients become more sophisticated at both local and international level, and as competition in the construction industry increases, both contractors and consultants have to take a more professional approach to selling […]
As existing buildings age, nearly half of all construction activity in Britain is related to maintenance, refurbishment and conversions. Building adaptation is an activity that continues to make a significant contribution to the workload of the construction industry. Given its importance to sustainable construction, the proportion of adaptation works in relation to new build is […]
Download ebook Nonlinear Vibration with Control 2015 : For Flexible and Adaptive Structures – David Wagg, Simon Neild
This book provides a comprehensive discussion of nonlinear multi-modal structural vibration problems, and shows how vibration suppression can be applied to such systems by considering a sample set of relevant control techniques. It covers the basic principles of nonlinear vibrations that occur in flexible and/or adaptive structures, with an emphasis on engineering analysis and relevant […]
Download ebook 2012 International Residential Code Turbo Tabs for Softcover Edition – International Code Council
Get an organized, personalized guide through the 2012 INTERNATIONAL RESIDENTIAL CODE with updated, easy-access TURBO TABS. Designed to highlight the most frequently referenced sections of the Code, these practical tabs will help you quickly and efficiently identify the information they need. A team of industry experts designed the handy tool, incorporating features and content that […]
Download ebook Inspection, Evaluation and Maintenance of Suspension Bridges Case Studies – Sreenivas Alampalli, William J. Moreau
An Insiders' Guide to Inspecting, Maintaining, and Operating Bridges Suspension bridges are graceful, aesthetic, and iconic structures. Due to their attractiveness and visibility, they are well-known symbols of major cities and countries in the world. They are also essential form of transportation infrastructure built across large bodies of water. Despite being expensive to build, they […]
Learn how to read and use blueprints like a pro! Air conditioning drawings and hands-on exercises are the main focus of this new book, designed to help readers master the basics of blueprint reading and apply their new skills to work in the HVAC trade. Ideal for both technical students and entry-level HVAC field technicians […]
Download ebook Termites and Borers : A Homeowner's Guide to Detection and Control – Phillip Hadlington, Christine Marsden
Termites and Borers is a guide containing more than 100 colour photographs. It advises on termite detection, canvasses various methods of eradicating termites, and protecting against their return.
Download ebook Welding Deformation and Residual Stress Prevention – Yukio Ueda, Hidekazu Murakawa, Ninshu Ma
Generally, welding produces welding deformation and residual stress in the products, which influences the quality and performance of the products. Although many engineers and researchers have made great effort how to control these incidents, they have still remained unresolved. "Welding Deformation and Residual Stress Prevention" provides a unique computational approach to the prediction of the […]
Download ebook Urban Wildlands Fire- Pebble Beach, California – U S Department of Homeland Security, Hugh W Graham
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.