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  • Bau-Vertriebby Sammy Ziouziou

    De Gruyter Oldenbourg 2013; US$ 731.00

    Das Buch behandelt die Grundlagen des Vertriebs aus einer Prozessperspektive. Es erörtert die Grundbegriffe des Vertriebs, bevor es auf die Besonderheiten der Bauindustrie eingeht. Mit besonderem Fokus auf die Branche beleuchtet das Buch auch Unternehmen und Absatzmärkte. Die Hauptelemente des strategischen und operativen Vertriebs werden sowohl grundsätzlich... more...

  • Stone Cladding Engineeringby Rui de de Sousa Camposinhos

    Springer 2013; US$ 129.00

    This volume presents new methodologies for the design of dimension stone based on the concepts of structural design while preserving the excellence of stonemasonry practice in façade engineering. Straightforward formulae are provided for computing action on cladding, with special emphasis on the effect of seismic forces, including an extensive... more...

  • Innovation in Small Professional Practices in the Built Environmentby Shu-Ling Lu; Martin Sexton

    Wiley 2009; US$ 160.00

    From the book’s Foreword by Trevor Mole, Managing Director, Property Tectonics; President of the European Association of Building Surveyors and Construction Experts: ‘ Shu-Ling and Martin have built on their research work and that of others to produce an understandable and readable insight into innovation in small professional service... more...

  • Planning and Urban Design Standardsby American Planning Association; Frederick R. Steiner; Kent Butler

    Wiley 2012; US$ 110.00

    The new student edition of the definitive reference on urban planning and design Planning and Urban Design Standards, Student Edition is the authoritative and reliable volume designed to teach students best practices and guidelines for urban planning and design. Edited from the main volume to meet the serious student's needs, this Student Edition... more...

  • Fassadenby Anton Pech; Georg Pommer; Johannes Zeininger

    Birkhäuser 2014; US$ 42.00

    Der Band gibt einen strukturierten Überblick zum wichtigen Thema Fassade und stellt die technischen Grundlagen mit Hilfe von Faustformeln, technischen Zeichungen und Bildmaterial in leicht fasslicher Form dar. Vom herkömmlichen Fassadenaufbau der Massivwände über hinterlüftete Fassadensysteme, Fertigteilfassaden und Sandwichkonstruktionen... more...

  • The Construction of New Buildings Behind Historic Facadesby Mr David Highfield

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 190.00

    Facade-retention schemes are increasingly being used as a means of providing modern accommodation for commercial and industrial buildings in conservation areas and city centres. This book is the first authoritative guide to this highly complex technique and deals with the key issues associated with building behind historic facades. It explains the... more...

  • Analysis, Design and Construction of Braced Barrel Vaultsby Z.S. Makowski

    Taylor and Francis 1986; US$ 560.00

    This collection of 24 articles covers a range of topics in the analysis, design and construction of braced barrel vaults. more...

  • Post-Tensioned Concrete Floorsby Martin Williams; Sami Khan

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 154.95

    Post-tensioning is the most versatile form of pre stressing, a technique which enables engineers to make the most effective use of the material properties of concrete, and so to design structural elements which are strong, slender and efficient. Design in post-tensioned concrete is not difficult and, if done properly, can contribute significantly to... more...

  • Roofing Ready Reckonerby R. Goss; C. N. Mindham

    Wiley 2008; US$ 40.65

    Now fully revised, the third edition of this renowned book by Ralph Goss has been made even more valuable with the addition of many new illustrations, and takes into account not only traditional cut roof construction but also modern trussed rafter roof assembly methods. Revised by C.N. Mindham, author of Roof Construction and Loft Conversion , this... more...

  • Offsite Manufacturingby Dr. Mohammed Arif

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2009; US$ 199.00

    Off-site Construction, Off-site Manufacturing, Manufactured Construction, Modern Methods of Construction, no matter what the name, the fundamental idea is to move some effort away from the construction site to a more controlled environment of the manufacturing floor. Although we have come a long way with cranes, robotics and laser guided precision... more...