Daily Archives: September 1, 2016
Download ebook Mechanical Cost Data – Melville J Mossman, Christopher Babbitt, Ted Baker, Barbara Balboni, Robert A Bastoni, John H ChiangRead More
Download ebook Mechanics of Deformable Bodies with Applications to Mechanical and Structural Components – Gerald Wempner, Demosthenes Talaslidis
Written by two leading engineers in this field, this book presents the underlying concepts, theories and applications to basic elements of machines and structures. A reference for structural and mechanical engineers, it provides the general foundations to mechanics of deformable bodies which enable engineers develop subsequent theories. The title covers theory supported by illustrative examples […]
This color brochure serves as a quick reference card that outlines the most common electrical principles and concepts. It serves as a great reference guide during and after a course or training session and can be used as a stand-alone learning guide or as a resource to accompany a book.
Download ebook Inspections and Reports on Dwellings Series: Inspecting – Ian A. Melville, Ian Angus Gordon
"Inspections and Reports on Dwellings" is a series of books covering all the procedures for preparing reports on dwellings for buyers, lenders and sellers. It follows the professional guidelines developed in the light of court cases on negligence and Government requirements for the production of Home Condition Reports. The voluntary inclusion of the Home Condition […]
For nearly half a century, this widely acclaimed book has presented the fundamental concepts of direct current electricity and magnetism in a straightforward, practical manner. This reader-friendly guide to DC electrical theory and applications is both thorough and focused, providing detailed coverage in a convenient, affordable volume. The new Eighth Edition retains the distinguishing features […]
Download ebook Means of Escape from Fire : An Illustrated Guide to the Law – Michael J. Billington, Alex Copping, Anthony Ferguson
The provision of an adequate means of escape from fire is fundamental to the design of new buildings and to the alteration, change of use or extension of existing buildings. It is essential that means of escape are considered at the earliest stage of a project as mistakes are very expensive to correct later in […]
A successful construction project is completed safely, on time, and within budget; meets designed performance; and produces no claims. This book was written to help those working with privately-awarded construction projects meet these goals.Students, contractors, foremen, superintendents and managers, project managers and engineers, site and contract administrators and managers, owner's representatives, and others associated with […]
Download ebook Reinforced Concrete: International Version : Mechanics and Design – James G. Macgregor, James Wight
Reinforced concrete design encompasses both the art and science of engineering. This book presents the theory of reinforced concrete as a direct application of the laws of statics and mechanics of materials. In addition, it emphasizes that a successful design not only satisfies design rules, but also is capable of being built in a timely […]
Download ebook Improving Productivity : A Contractor's Guide to Leaner Construction – Malcolm Horner, A.Roy Duff
This guide provides a definitive manual to measuring, controlling and improving productivity. It represents the culmination of nearly 20 years of research involving contracts with building and civil engineering companies – ranging from large multi-nationals to small, local house builders, and draws heavily on the authors' many years of industrial experience. It covers: alternative definitions […]
Stressing safety first, this program demonstrates the carpentry fundamentals necessary for the construction of a frame house. Although directed toward instruction for journeymen carpenters and construction supervisors, it will also serve as a valuable reference tool to architectural drafting classes.
Download ebook RSMeans Residential Repair & Remodeling Costs : Contractor's Pricing Guide – Bob Mewis, Christopher Babbitt, Ted Baker, Barbara Balboni, Adrian C Charest, Gary W Christensen
Means 2012 Contractor Pricing Guide: Residential Repair & Remodeling Costs provides reliable construction cost information for the residential repair and remodeling contractor. Total unit price costs for every aspect of the most common repair and remodeling projects. In a format organized for the way you build – from frame to finish. It covers every step […]
Download ebook How to Build Patios, Terraces, Barbecues, Walks, Fences, Awnings, Gates – Louis Hochman, Herb Levy, Frank SchwarzRead More
This text discusses the design of service cores in high-rise buildings. It examines the factors to be considered through a number of case studies and gives technical information on their construction. It aims to help explain the complications and understand the methods in which to achieve the most sustainable high-rise environment.