Daily Archives: May 10, 2016
With the passage of time and advancement in technology, people headed to cities from villages in pursuit of better occupations and luxurious lifestyles. As the cities ran out of space, it became problematic to accommodate the ever- increasing population. In this time of dilemma, civil engineers rose to the occasion and faced the challenge of […]
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Construction Technology 1: House Construction is a widely used and popular textbook designed specifically to support the study of domestic house construction at undergraduate degree and HNC/HND level. This second edition has been thoroughly revised to reflect new technology and construction methods. Key features include: * Clear and accessible text structure for ease of use […]
Download ebook Data Center Design and Operation : The Collected Works of Ashrae's Technical Committee 9.9, Mission Critical Facilities, Technology Spaces and Electronic Equipment –Read More
Various structures, such as buildings, bridges, and paved roads play an important role in our lives. However, these construction projects require large expenditures. Designing infrastructure cost-efficiently while satisfying all necessary design constraints is one of the most important and difficult tasks for a structural engineer. Traditionally, mathematical gradient-based optimization techniques have been applied to these […]
Management of EMS offers a solid resource to help readers learn how to fearlessly take on the unique challenges of EMS Management, including the strategic planning needed to create comprehensive and successful EMS Management programs. Teaching and Learning Experience * Provides protocol and examples, along with real-life stories of success * Offers a solid resource […]
The modern definition of firefighter no longer means "putting the wet stuff on the red stuff." Emergency responders answer incidents ranging from fire alarm activations to elevator rescues and medical emergencies more often than full-blown fires. Consequently, responders increasingly interface with a wide array of building systems. Underscoring the changing role of firefighters, Fire Protection: […]
Download ebook Chicken Processing Plant Fires- Hamlet, North Caroline & North Little Rock, Arkansas – U S Departmen U S Fire Administration
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.
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The 2009 International Energy Conservation Code has never been easier to understand – or to put to use! 2009 International Energy Conservation Code Fundamentals provides an overview of the critical concepts contained in the latest version of the code, offering the basis for its proper use in the design, plan review, inspection, and analysis of […]
Download ebook Materials and Skills for Historic Building Conservation: Materials and Skills v. 3 – Michael Forsyth
Here within a single volume is provided the essential information on the properties of traditional building materials. Each material is considered in the constructional sequence: wall materials, roof coverings, wood and timber framing, metals and finishes.
This volume enables architects and contractors to quickly compare available architectural components and systems so they can easily select the most time- and cost-efficient roof system for any building need. Features standard dimensions and specifications for each type of major roofing system, complete with coverage of relevant building codes and liability issues.