Daily Archives: June 20, 2016
Download ebook Code Check : A Field Guide to Building a Safe House – Redwood Kardon, Douglas Hansen, Paddy Morrissey
The Code Check series provides answers to all types of building code questions. The books are filled with essential information, yet are handy enough to take to the job site.
Forget duct tape and baling wire – now makers can design and manufacture things as beautiful as Apple and as slick as Dyson and Audi. We'll show you how to conceive and visualize great-looking projects with our speed course in industrial design – then build them with tools like vacuum forming and laser cutting, and […]
Bionik befasst sich systematisch mit der technischen Umsetzung und Anwendung von Konstruktionen, Verfahren und Entwicklungsprinzipien biologischer Systeme. Zur Umsetzung in konkrete neue L sungen geben diese Beispiele Anregungen, die wie bei den thermischen L ftungssystemen nach Beispielen der Termitenbauten bereits zu ausgereiften L sungen f hrten. Wer Blaupausen erwartet, die sofort umzusetzen sind, der wird […]
Download ebook Hometech Handyman Maintenance and Repair Cost Estimator : Mississippi 01 – Jackson & Vicinity –Read More
The UK is rich in the use of local natural stone for many buildings.* Historical and geological background to the wealth of stone utilized throughout the centuries* Issues of conservation and restoration, and the problems of sourcing suitable replacement material* The major features of Staffordshire's building limestones and sandstones, and their physical and chemical properties* […]
The one thing that all well-run, profitable construction projects have in common is that they benefit from good project managers. People who have the skills to plan the project, manage it and keep it on track whenever tight timescales, costs, people or other difficulties threaten to derail it. The good news is that there is […]
Flame Retardant Polymer Nanocomposites takes a comprehensive look at polymer nanocomposites for flame retardancy applications and includes nanocomposite fundamentals (theory, design, synthesis, characterization) as well as polymer flammability fundamentals with emphasis on how nanocomposites affect flammability. The book has practical examples from literature, patents, and existing commercial products. Readers can design new work based upon […]
Download ebook Concrete Pavement Design, Construction, and Performance, Second Edition – Norbert J. Delatte
This second edition of Concrete Pavement Design, Construction, and Performance provides a solid foundation for pavement engineers seeking relevant and applicable design and construction instruction. It relies on general principles instead of specific ones, and incorporates illustrative case studies and prime design examples to highlight the material. It presents a thorough understanding of materials selection, […]
Enjoy more than 400 photographs of the rugged and varied equipment used to fight wild fires. This includes brush rigs, airplanes, helicopters, converted military vehicles, and much more. The many up-close and detailed shots of the numerous vehicles, machines and airplanes used to save our forests and wildlife, will thrill enthusiasts.
Download ebook Atmospheric Analysis, Occupational Health and Safety, Protective Clothing: Vol 11. 03 –Read More
Download ebook Advances in FRP Composites in Civil Engineering : Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on FRP Composites in Civil Engineering (CICE 2010), Sep 27-29, 2010, Beijing, China – Lieping Ye, Peng Feng, Qingrui Yue
"Advances in FRP Composites in Civil Engineering" contains the papers presented at the 5th International Conference on Fiber Reinforced Polymer (FRP) Composites in Civil Engineering in 2010, which is an official conference of the International Institute for FRP in Construction (IIFC). The book includes 7 keynote papers which are presented by top professors and engineers […]
Brickwork and Blockwork has been written to assist students studying for the Level 1 Diploma in Bricklaying as well as learners who are in employment and working towards NVQ Level 1/2 Trowel Occupations. The contents are based on and clearly mapped to the new syllabus for the Diploma and should prove useful to both students […]
This unique publication provides the only detailed, multinational guide to the cost of construction work across Africa. Thirteen chapters cover individual countries (Algeria, Cameroon, Chad, Cote d'lvoire, Gabon, The Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Liberia, Nigeria, Senegal, South Africa and Zambia) providing: * key data on the main economic and construction indicators * an outline of the […]
This book considers 150 problems that regularly arise in building contracts and provides a detailed explanation as to their answers. It cites key parts of legal decisions as authority. The new edition includes some 50 new problems, and revised solutions to a third of the problems to take account of recent case law.