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  • Temporary Structure Designby Christopher Souder

    Wiley 2014; US$ 110.00

    A comprehensive guide to temporary structures in construction projects Temporary Structure Design is the first book of its kind, presenting students and professionals with authoritative coverage of the major concepts in designing temporary construction structures. Beginning with a review of statistics, it presents the core topics needed to fully... more...

  • Sustainable Masonryby Thierry Ciblac; Jean-Claude Morel

    Wiley 2014; US$ 145.00

    This book covers the impact of sustainable masonry on the environment, touting the many benefits of utilizing local and/or low embodied energy materials in the construction of sustainable buildings. more...

  • Access Scaffoldingby Stewart Champion

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 179.95

    Access scaffolding is the most important element of plant for building, civil engineering and structural engineering contractors. In fact a building or structure cannot be constructed to a height of more than two metres without platforms to work from. These platforms have to be constructed on the site in the minimum of time but nevertheless backed... more...

  • Mauerwerk-Kalender 2012by ; Wolfram ger

    Wiley 2014; US$ 68.95

    Der Schwerpunkt dieser Ausgabe liegt auf dem Eurocode 6 mit seinen deutschen Nationalen Anhängen. Die Regelungen der Norm zu Bemessung und Konstruktion sowie zur Ausführung von Mauerwerksbauten werden prägnant erläutert und kommentiert. Somit wird eine wichtige Anwendungshilfe für die Ingenieurpraxis gegeben. Außerdem... more...

  • Mauerwerk-Kalender 2011by ; Wolfram ger

    Wiley 2014; US$ 68.95

    Der Vielseitigkeit von Mauerwerk als Tragstrukturelement, Wandbaustoff mit bauphysikalischen und ästhetischen Funktionen, als Träger von Innovationen in der Fertigteilbauweise und für energiesparendes Bauen wird das Werk im 36. Jahrgang mit einem ausgewogenen Verhältnis von aktuellen und überarbeiteten Beiträgen gerecht.... more...

  • Practical Stone Masonryby Peter Hill; John David

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 60.00

    Practical Stone Masonry is the first major book in nearly seventy years on the craft of the stonemason. Today the work of the stonemason is almost exclusively confined to the repair of historic buildings, requiring a full working knowledge of the detailed traditional craft practices relating to repairs. This book addresses that need. It covers the... more...

  • The Genius of Japanese Carpentryby Azby Brown

    Tuttle Publishing 2014; US$ 27.95

    This new edition of this Azby Brown architecural classic contains a new preface by Brown, fully revised chapters, along 25% new photography and in color for the first time. An extraordinary and ambitious work of architectural reconstruction is underway in twenty-first century Nara. The Genius of Japanese Carpentry is the story of the twelve-hundred-year-old... more...

  • Brickwork and Bricklayingby Jon Collinson

    Crowood 2013; US$ 18.94

    Brickwork and Bricklaying is written for those who are new to the craft of bricklaying, and those who are improving their skills. It provides an overview of the materials, processes, craft skills and related subjects to enable the reader to construct their own simple brickwork projects and undertake brickwork-related maintenance projects around the... more...

  • Site Carpentryby C.K. Austin

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 77.95

    This book deals with sound craftsmanship utilising correct tools and materials. Practical advice on subjects such as framework, design and construction, timberfloor construction and arch centres. more...

  • Reparaciones y mantenimiento de la casaby Patrizia Rognoni

    De Vecchi Ediciones 2012; US$ 1.89

    Mantener la casa siempre perfecta y a su gusto es más fácil de lo que podría imaginar, y ahora conseguirá hacerlo usted mismo, sin complicarse la vida. Ya no tendrá que invertir dinero en contratar a profesionales para mantener su hogar en perfectas condiciones y evitar o solucionar los distintos problemas que se suelen plantear en el día a día: podrá... more...