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Systems of building construction, Including fireproof construction, concrete construction

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  • Die Holzkonstruktionenby Franz Stade; Klaus Röder

    Primus Verlag 2013; US$ 33.21

    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...

  • 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...

  • Building with Earthby Gernot Minke

    Birkhäuser 2006; US$ 74.00

    This handbook offers a practical systematic overview of the many uses of rammed earth and techniques for processing it. Its properties and physical characteristics are described in informed and knowledgeable detail. more...

  • Alt & Neuby Frank Peter Jäger

    Birkhäuser 2010; US$ 105.00

    Old and New provides a comprehensive overview of intelligent approaches for working with existing building stock. Presented in this volume are everyday projects such as the revitalizing of structures from the 1950s to the 1970s but also more specialized examples. Including essays on technical aspects such as improving energy efficiency and working... more...

  • Klimagerecht Bauenby Gerhard Hausladen; Petra Liedl; Michael Saldanha

    Birkhäuser 2012; US$ 76.95

    In future, buildings that make sense from a bioclimatic perspective will not be the exception; planners will simply be expected to design them. With its wealth of facts, this book serves as a concrete aid to planning and design. With the planning process as its roadmap, it accompanies the planner from the basic evaluation stage through conception and... more...

  • Elemente und Systemeby Gerald Staib; Andreas Dörrhöfer; Markus Rosenthal

    Birkhäuser 2013; US$ 99.00

    der Band zeigt fundiert und übersichtlich die verschiedenen Arten vorgefertigter Bauteile auf ? von Halbfabrikaten über das Bauen mit Komponenten, offenen und geschlossenen Systemen, Skelett- und Paneelbauweisen bis zu Raumzellenkonstruktionen inklusive neuer Technologien. 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...

  • Standards of Practice in Construction Specifyingby Dennis J. Hall; Nina M. Giglio

    Wiley 2013; US$ 25.00

    Construction Specifications provide critical information necessary to convey the design intent of the Architect and the legally enforceable contract requirements.  Many factors must be considered by the Architect in the development of written construction documents, including project delivery method, project ownership, sustainability, and code... more...