Daily Archives: October 10, 2016
Discusses firefighters, describing what they do, what it takes to be a firefighter, and what equipment they use.
Download ebook Finite-Element Modelling of Structural Concrete : Short-Term Static and Dynamic Loading Conditions – Michael D. Kotsovos
A Powerful Tool for the Analysis and Design of Complex Structural Elements Finite-Element Modelling of Structural Concrete: Short-Term Static and Dynamic Loading Conditions presents a finite-element model of structural concrete under short-term loading, covering the whole range of short-term loading conditions, from static (monotonic and cyclic) to dynamic (seismic and impact) cases. Experimental data on […]
This two-part, eight-tape series uses live action video and professional-quality animations to introduce viewers to automotive suspension and steering basics. Whether used independently, or as a supplement to any automotive technology book, each 20-minute tape guides viewers to a more complete understanding of important theory as well as the diagnosis, troubleshooting, and repair procedures used […]
Download ebook Marine Fire Fighting for Land-based Firefighters – Howard A Chatterton, Robert Murgallis
This text provides training assistance to shoreside fire service personnel who respond to those fire emergencies.
For courses in Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration. This text is designed to prepare students and service/installation technicians to pass the HVAC/R certification and competency examinations. The study guide/question manual covers practically every aspect in the HVAC/R industry–from System Components and Tools, to Electrical Theory and Application, Air Flow Components and Duct Fabrication, Indoor Air […]
Green Building Technology Guide: Emerging Technologies provides users with a comprehensive set of tools to understand, evaluate, design, and execute green building strategies. Expert authors share clear and concise steps to achieve high-performance building solutions at multiple levels, from basic LEED projects, to advanced Zero Net Energy Buildings (ZNEB), exploring all aspects of green building […]
Fire Analysis and Reconstruction is intended to serve as a resource for any fire investigator or failure analysis engineer who has the task of determining the cause of a fire related loss. Containing the most recent advances in the field, the book will provide the user with a sound methodology through the use of the […]
Download ebook Eco-Efficient Materials for Mitigating Building Cooling Needs : Design, Properties and Applications – Fernando Pacheco-Torgal, Joao Labrincha, Luisa Cabeza, Claes Goeran Granqvist
Climate change is one of the most important environmental problems faced by Planet Earth. The majority of CO2 emissions come from burning fossil fuels for energy production and improvements in energy efficiency shows the greatest potential for any single strategy to abate global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from the energy sector. Energy related emissions account […]