Daily Archives: August 29, 2016
Download ebook Csx Tunnel Fire – Baltimore, Maryland – U S Department of Homeland Security, Hilary C Styron
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.
The National Fire Protection Association and International Association of Fire Chiefs are pleased to bring you Fire Service Pump Operator: Principles and Practice, a modern integrated teaching and learning system for the fire pumper driver/operator. This textbook meets and exceeds the job performance requirements of Chapters 4, 5, and 10 of NFPA 1002, Fire Apparatus […]
Many industries rely on cleanrooms to ensure that their products are not contaminated. Without these rooms many modern products such as microcircuits, optical systems and pharmaceutical products could not be manufactured. This book, written by an international body of authors working in a variety of industries including electronics, biotechnology and pharmaceuticals, discusses the considerations to […]
Download ebook Generating Hope : Stories of the Beausoleil Louisiana Solar Home – W Geoff Gjertson, Dege Legg
Generating Hope celebrates UL Lafayette's BeauSoleil Louisiana Solar Home, which won First Place in Market Viability and People's Choice in the 2009 Solar Decathlon. The book frames the significance of the project and helps set a course for the future of sustainable design and affordable, energy-efficient, and hurricane-resistant housing. It tells stories of hope through […]
This book presents the most recent important ideas and developments in the field of Hydrogenated Amorphous Silicon and related materials. Each contribution is authored by an outstanding expert in that particular area.
Download ebook Hazardous Materials: Instructor's Toolkit : Awareness and Operations – IAFC – International Association of Fire ChiefsRead More
Download ebook Principles of Fire Protection Chemistry and Physics: Instructors Toolkit – Raymond FriedmanRead More
A well-written, hands-on, single-source guide to the professional practice of civil engineering There is a growing understanding that to be competitive at an international level, civil engineers not only must build on their traditional strengths in technology and science but also must acquire greater mastery of the business of civil engineering. Project management, teamwork, ethics, […]
Download ebook Construction Site Planning and Logistical Operations : Site-Focused Management for Builders – Bradley L Benhart, Randy R RappRead More
Providing a detailed look into the many structural provisions of the 2009 International Building Code (IBC), this is one tool no IBC user should be without. The latest edition of this popular handbook focuses on the requirements set forth in Chapters 16-23, as well as the historical background and rationale of the code provisions. Packed […]
This handbook addresses the operation, maintenance and operational services in commercial and industrial plants and boiler room facilities in a style similar to the old Elonka "Question and Answer" books. A former co-author of Elonka's, Kohan addresses many common subjects such as heat, lighting, refrigeration, air conditioning, water disposal, and security. He takes the book […]
"Meet Freddy the Firehouse and his rescue friends, as they become Townsville's new heroes. Written and illustrated by firefighters, the Firehouse Gang is a fun and informative way to introduce children to fire safety. The book can be used as a tool to instruct children on which numbers to call in an emergency and teach […]
Fire is a defining element in Canadian land and life. With few exceptions, Canada's forests and prairies have evolved with fire. Its peoples have exploited fire and sought to protect themselves from its excesses, and since Confederation, the country has devised various institutions to connect fire and society. The choices Canadians have made says a […]