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Guidance Note 7: Special Locations provides a comprehensive guide to the various special locations and installations for which additional measurers are required to comply with BS 7671. This updated book not only contains information on the important changes in Amendment 3 but also now incorporates some guidance that was previously in Guidance Note 1. Make […]
Download ebook HomeTech Handyman Cost Estimator : New York 2, Utica & Vicinity – Hometech Publishing
Our HomeTech Publishing Handyman Cost Estimator will give the ability to price small jobs (under $4000) with the speed and accuracy HomeTech Publishing products have been delivering for over 45 years. This comprehensive system is laid out the same as the HomeTech Publishing Remodeling & Renovation Cost Estimator with the same 25 divisions from Plans […]
A complete, fully revised HVAC design reference Thoroughly updated with the latest codes, technologies, and practices, this all-in-one resource provides details, calculations, and specifications for designing efficient and effective residential, commercial, and industrial HVAC systems. HVAC Systems Design Handbook, Fifth Edition, features new information on energy conservation and computer usage for design and control, as […]
Written for architects, engineers, and preservation professionals, this is the only comprehensive book to examine how the International Building Code and the International Existing Building Code (IEBC) can be applied to historic buildings. For ease of use, the book is organized to parallel the IEBC itself. It discusses code history and the reasoning behind specific […]
The third edition of this well established introduction to building fire safety explains from first principles the basic strategies of fire-safety design available to the building and construction professional. Providing an introduction to the theoretical basis of fire-safety engineering and fire-risk assessment, it will enable the design team to consider alternative methods of achieving fire […]
Readers will find that this book is more than a collection of 156 fire service editorial cartoons. Paul Combs is a gifted artist who uses his talent as a tool to express his passion for making a difference in the fire service, the greatest job in the world.
Created for those individuals wanting to attain a basic knowledge and application of solar photovoltaic system operations, NCCER's Introduction to Solar Photovoltaics is the perfect introductory curriculum. Based on the ten objectives contained in the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners' (NABCEP's) Entry Level Program, this standalone module covers: 1. PV Markets and Applications […]
For the present work two types of rockfill materials viz. riverbed (from seven project sites) and quarried (from three project sites) have been considered. These materials have been modeled to three smaller maximum particle sizes (dmax). Drained triaxial tests have been conducted on these modeled materials at four confining pressures. Breakage factors have been determined […]
Download ebook Pre-contract Practice and Contract Administration for the Building Team – Mark Hackett, "Aqua Group"
This combined volume of the Aqua Group books "Pre-contract Practice" and "Contract Administration" covers the construction process from inception of the project through to invitation to tender, placing of the contract to settlement of the final account. The contents have been substantially revised to take account of new industry developments.
Corrugated Iron describes the history and recent revival of a building material once revered as a miracle of the industrial age. Corrugated iron is much more than a cheap roofing material. It is a durable, biodegradable and environmentally-sound cladding system, sufficiently versatile to create one-off works of architectural sculpture and to house thousands in disaster […]
Download ebook Contact Management Handbook for Commercial Construction : The Wheres, Whys, Hows, and Whats of Planning, Forming and Administering Commercial Construction Contracts – Anthony StephenRead More
Download ebook That National Game Is Decidedly 'on the Fly' the Rise of Organized Base Ball in the Portland and Vancouver Area in 1867 – A Historic Resource Study for Fort Vancouver National Historic Site & Vancouver National Historic Reserve – National Park Service, U S Department of the Interior
In July 1867, the Oregon City Enterprise reported a peculiar observation from a Portland, Oregon, correspondent. "On several occasions, of moonlit nights," they related, "the police have caught parties engaged in practice on the flat roofs of some of the brick buildings." The same activity provoked protest from at least one Portlander. "In the name […]
Available on video or CD-ROM, this series of four videos correlates directly to Delmar's Standard Textbook of Electricity and serves as the perfect introduction (or supplement) to information covered in the book. The tapes bring single-phase transformers and machines to life, providing detailed explanations of construction of the machines, principles of their operation, and their […]
Download ebook Rehabilitating Older and Historic Buildings: Law, Taxation, Strategies: 1993 Cumulative Supplement: 2nd Ed – KassRead More
Edinburgh is one of the world's most beautiful cities. Its New Town enjoys UNESCO World Heritage status and this book provides the hitherto unwritten history about the men who actually built it. Although working for Britain's greatest architects, Robert Adam and Sir William Chambers, many tradesmen harboured ambitions to build in the New Town themselves […]