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Systems of building construction, Including fireproof construction, concrete construction

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  • Insulation Handbookby Richard T. Bynum

    McGraw-Hill Education 2000; US$ 65.95

    Plan, implement, and troubleshoot any type of insulation application Invaluable to anyone who wants an in-depth understanding of thermal insulation, Insulation Handbook, by Richard T. Bynum and Daniel L. Rubino, is a thorough guide to all the important methods, materials, and concepts associated with it, along with sound problem-solving advice. You?ll... more...

  • Building Design and Construction Handbookby Merritt-Ricketts

    McGraw-Hill 2000; US$ 115.00

    A where-would-you-be-without-it handbook covering every single important step in building design and construction, now updated to include key changes in design and construction practices. Surveys materials, structures, soil mechanics and foundations, building types, hardware, insulation, acoustics, plumbing, and more--all the material that will help... 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...

  • Leistungsermittlungshandbuch für Baumaschinen und Bauprozesse (German Edition)by Gerhard Girmscheid

    Springer 2005; US$ 69.95

    Die prozessorientierte Leistungsermittlung von Baugeräten ist die Grundlage der Planung der Ausführung. Auswahl und Anzahl der Geräte zur projektspezifischen Optimierung sind die unverzichtbare Basis der Termin- und Kostenplanung (Kalkulation) sowie des Controllings. Der leistungsfähige, wirtschaftliche Baubetrieb ist durch den hoch mechanisierten... more...

  • Implementing IT in Constructionby James Sommerville; Nigel Craig

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 72.95

    This practical book draws on direct industrial experience and examines the role of IT within a range of enterprises operating in the construction and property industry. Emphasis is given to the human side of IT and the effects of the implementation of IT systems on them. The functionality of the IT systems is considered, as is the design brief and... more...

  • Advances in Construction Materials 2007by Christian U. Grosse

    Springer 2007; US$ 295.00

    The book is a compilation of recent research results on building construction materials. The construction industry consumes extreme volumes of material, and the growing demand for quality and safety require continuous improvement of materials and material compositions. A deep understanding of material behavior is essential to enable efficient construction:... 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...

  • Structural Engineer's Pocket Book, 2nd Editionby Fiona Cobb

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 39.95

    The Structural Engineer's Pocket Book is the only compilation of all tables, data, facts and formulae needed for scheme design by structural engineers in a handy-sized format. Bringing together data from many sources into a compact, affordable pocketbook, it saves valuable time spent tracking down information needed regularly. This new and improved... more...

  • Virtual Futures for Design, Construction and Procurementby Peter S. Brandon; Kocatü; Tuba rk

    Wiley 2009; US$ 160.00

    This book brings together some of the best practitioners and thinkers from around the world to discuss the likely future of information and communication technologies for the construction industry. It addresses a range of innovative developments, state of the art applications, research work and theoretical arguments with regard to the use of virtual... more...

  • Building Services Handbookby Roger Greeno; Fred Hall

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 35.95

    * Ideal for students on general construction and building services courses * Each topic presented concisely using plain language and clear drawings * Incorporates updated references to relevant regulations and practice standards * Includes established and contemporary practice * Website resources available Building Services Handbook... more...