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Systems of building construction, Including fireproof construction, concrete construction

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  • Facilities Management Development in Chinaby Xiaoling Zhang

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2012; US$ 199.00

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  • Computational Design of Lightweight Structuresby Benoit Descamps

    Wiley 2014; US$ 70.00

    The author of this book presents a general, robust, and easy-to-use method that can handle many design parameters efficiently. Following an introduction, Chapter 1 presents the general concepts of truss layout optimization, starting from topology optimization where structural component sizes and system connectivity are simultaneously optimized. To... more...

  • Mitchell's Introduction to Buildingby Roger Greeno

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 69.99

    Introduction to Building provides a comprehensive introduction to various aspects of development and associated building procedures, from initial planning and design through procurement of building work, contractual arrangements and construction techniques. Now in its Fifth Edition, this popular text continues to present an authoritative overview... more...

  • Die Holzkonstruktionenby Franz Stade; Klaus Röder

    Primus Verlag 2013; US$ 17.87

    Franz Stades Werk ?Die Holzkonstruktionen?, der 13. Band seiner umfassenden Gesamtdarstellung ?Die Schule des Bautechnikers?, erschien erstmals 1904. Im Unterschied zu älteren Lehrwerken, Musterbüchern und Entwurfssammlungen, die sich überwiegend mit Architekturproblemen beschäftigen, vermittelt Stade auf 400 Seiten und mittels 1000 instruktiver Abbildungen... more...

  • Sustainability & Scarcityby Peter Ozolins

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 43.95

    Sustainability & Scarcity addresses a gap in the literature on green building recognized by many in the fields of international development, architecture, construction, housing and sustainability. Rather than being based on the experiences of more economically-developed countries, this book describes the nature of green building in the developing... more...

  • Facility Managementby Hanspeter Gondring; Thomas Wagner

    Franz Vahlen 2013; US$ 55.04

    Vorteile - Umfassender Einblick in Theorie und Praxis des Facility Managements - Systematische Darstellung der relevanten Normen und Richtlinien - Konkrete Beispiele zur Anwendung und Vertiefung der Inhalte Zum Werk Die Immobilie in ihrem Lebenszyklus erfordert ein Wertmanagement, das unter dem Begriff Facility Management zusammengefasst wird. Das... more...

  • Fix Itby Scott McGregor

    Allen & Unwin 2007; US$ 22.68

    A handy, comprehensive guide to all those little repair jobs around the home by well-known media handyman Scott McGregor. more...

  • Constructionby Ferguson

    Infobase Publishing 2008; US$ 26.34

    Each career article includes: - What they do--describes typical responsibilities, working conditions, and more - Education and training--explains how to prepare for a career and whether or not apprenticeships, internships, and degree or licensing requirements are necessary - Earnings--offers general information on average salary ranges and fringe benefits... more...

  • Building with Earthby Gernot Minke

    Springer 2006; US$ 59.95

    Offers an overview of the many uses of clay and techniques for processing it. This book describes the properties and physical characteristics of clay. It contains numerous photographs of construction sites and drawings that show the concrete execution of clay architecture. more...

  • A life cycle approach to buildingsby Holger König; Niklaus Kohler; Johannes Kreissig; Thomas Lützkendorf

    DETAIL 2010; US$ 79.50

    A building's entire life cycle ââ?¬â?? from construction through occupation, cycles of renovation and repairs, up to demolition and disposal, impacts the flow of materials thereby created. The decisive path of a building's environmental impact is however usually set early in the planning phase, at a time when planners often still lack knowledge about... more...