Daily Archives: July 22, 2016
Download ebook Electrical Submersible Pumps Manual : Design, Operations, and Maintenance – Gabor Takacs PH.D.
Ideal for removing large amounts of liquids from wells, Electrical Submersible Pumps (ESP) are perhaps the most versatile and profitable pieces of equipment in a petroleum company's arsenal. However, if not properly maintained and operated, they could quickly become an expensive nightmare. The first book devoted to the design, operation, maintenance, and care, "Electrical Submersible […]
Download ebook Sustainable Building Adaptation : Innovations in Decision-making – Sara J. Wilkinson, Hilde Remoy, Craig Langston
How to adapt existing building stock is a problem being addressed by local and state governments worldwide. In most developed countries we now spend more on building adaptation than on new construction and there is an urgent need for greater knowledge and awareness of what happens to commercial buildings over time. Sustainable Building Adaptation: innovations […]
Download ebook Building Construction Cost Data : Western Edition – Phillip R Waier, Christopher Babbitt, Ted Baker, Barbara Balboni, Robert A Bastoni, John H ChiangRead More
Achieving value in construction is now emerging as the main challenge facing the construction team if they are to offer the best service for the client. No longer is the aim simply to keep costs under control. This book from the RICS Foundation analyses how to provide best value by the effective application of leading […]
Download ebook Protecting Emergency Responders : Lessons Learned from Terrorist Attacks – Brian A. Jackson, D.J. Peterson, James T. Bartis, Et Al
Based on a 2001 conference held in New York City that looked at ways of improving health and safety for emergency workers who respond to terrorist attacks. It is intended for managers and decisionmakers to help them understand the working and safety environment associated with such attacks.
Download ebook Richard Nickel Dangerous Years : What He Saw and What He Wrote – Richard Nickel, Richard Cahan, Michael Williams
Pioneering preservationist Richard Nickel lived and died to save America s architecture. He is remembered for the photographs he left behind. But he also left thousands of notes and lettersfunny, angry, and always eloquentthat detail a life of passion and determination. This book is the closest you will ever come to knowing Richard Nickel. Collected […]
Download ebook Smoke Component Yields from Bench-Scale Fire Tests : 1. Nfpa 269 / ASTM E 1678 – Nist
A standard procedure is needed for obtaining smoke toxic potency data for use in fire hazard and risk analyses. Room fire testing of finished products is impractical, directing attention to the use of apparatus that can obtain the needed data quickly and at affordable cost. This report examines the first of a series bench-scale fire […]
Characteristics and Uses of Steel Slag in Building Construction focuses predominantly on the utilization of ferrous slag (blast furnace and steel slag) in building construction. This extensive literature review discusses the worldwide utilization of ferrous slag and applications in all sectors of civil engineering, including structural engineering, road construction, and hydro-technical structures. It presents cutting-edge […]
Increase Profits by Incorporating Sustainable Practices into Your Building Operations Filled with environmentally friendly methods that reduce the impact of housing on natural areas, Be a Successful Green Builder contains everything needed to get started in the green building business and develop a thriving enterprise. Successful contractor and bestselling author R. Dodge Woodson explains how […]
This comprehensive reference explains everything you need to know about taking off and pricing detailed, unit price construction estimates. The book takes you through every step of the estimating process — from receipt of the plans, to detailed quantity takeoffs and pricing, to bidding strategies, and finally, cost control. Also includes electronic estimating forms you […]