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Systems of building construction, Including fireproof construction, concrete construction

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  • Barry's Introduction to Construction of Buildingsby Stephen Emmitt; Christopher A. Gorse

    Wiley 2009; US$ 54.99

    The five volume series, Barry's Construction of Buildings , has been established as a standard text on building technology for many years. However, a substantial update has long been required, and while doing this the opportunity has been taken to reduce five volumes to two in a more user-friendly format. The introductory volume covers domestic... more...

  • Construction Technologyby Eric Fleming

    Wiley 2009; US$ 58.95

    This new textbook provides a comprehensive introduction to every aspect of the technology of low-rise construction. It includes sub-structure (site work, setting out and foundations) and superstructure (flooring, roofs, finishes, fittings and fixtures). The material here covers the first year course requirement of all courses on which construction... more...

  • Noise Controlby Colin Hansen

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 231.00

    An excellent learning tool for students and practitioners, this guide to noise control will enable readers to use their knowledge to solve a wide range of industrial noise control problems. Working from basic scientific principles, the author shows how an understanding of sound can be applied to real-world settings, working through several examples... more...

  • Concrete Vaulted Construction in Imperial Romeby Lynne C. Lancaster

    Cambridge University Press 2005; US$ 46.00

    This book examines methods and techniques that enabled builders to construct some of the most imposing monuments of ancient Rome. more...

  • Structural Engineer's Pocket Bookby Fiona Cobb

    Taylor & Francis 2004; US$ 39.95

    Until now there has been no comprehensive pocket reference guide for professional and student structural engineers. The Structural Engineers Pocket Book is a unique compilation of all table, data, facts, formulae and rules of thumb needed for scheme design by structural engineers in the office, in transit or on site. By bringing together data from... more...

  • Flame Retardant Polymer Nanocompositesby Alexander B. Morgan; Charles A. Wilkie

    Wiley 2007; US$ 175.00

    Flame Retardant Polymer Nanocomposites takes a comprehensive look at polymer nanocomposites for flame retardancy applications and includes nanocomposite fundamentals (theory, design, synthesis, characterization) as well as polymer flammability fundamentals with emphasis on how nanocomposites affect flammability. The book has practical examples from... more...

  • Building Services Handbookby Roger Greeno; Fred Hall

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 39.95

    Building Services Handbook summarises the application of all common elements of building services practice, technique and procedure, to provide an essential information resource for students and engineers working in the industry. Information is presented in the highly illustrated and accessible style of the best-selling companion title Building Construction... more...

  • Building Services Handbookby Fred Hall

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 29.95

    The Building Services Handbook summarises concisely, in diagrams and brief explanations, all elements of building services. Practice, techniques and procedures are clearly defined with supplementary references to regulations and relevant standards. This is an essential text for all construction/building services students up to undergraduate level,... more...

  • Baubetrieb (VDI-Buch) (German Edition)by Hermann Bauer

    Springer 2012; US$ 69.99

    Voraussetzungen und Kriterien wirtschaftlich erfolgreicher Bauprojekte: Dazu schildert der Autor typische Bauverfahren, Ablaufplanung, -kontrolle und -steuerung, Kostenermittlung sowie die Folgen von Ablaufstörungen ? inkl. rechtliche wie betriebswirtschaftliche Rahmenbedingungen. Seine langjährige Praxis in der Bauleitung, als Gutachter und in Aus-... more...

  • Building Construction Handbookby Roy Chudley; Roger Greeno

    Taylor & Francis 2004; US$ 33.95

    Building Construction Handbook summarises all elements of building construction practice, techniques, components and procedures. Information is presented concisely, in a highly illustrated and accessible style. This is an essential text for all building construction students up to, and including, undergraduate level. It is an ideal resource for... more...