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- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2007; US$ 295.00
This book addresses one of the most important material categories: Materials used for constructions. A large percentage of the gross national product of most co- tries goes into infrastructure and buildings. This statement is true not only for the present but for most other periods in history, and for most cultures. This explains why understanding... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 133.95
With over 750 illustrations, Roman Buildings is a thorough and systematic examination of Roman architecture and building practice, looking at large-scale public buildings as well as more modest homes and shops. Placing emphasis on the technical aspects of the subject, the author follows the process of building through each stage -- from quarry to... more...
- CRC Press 2005; US$ 243.00
'The book ... deserves a hearty welcome ... We strongly recommend it to all those who are involved in concrete construction ? ready-mixed concrete suppliers, construction engineers, concrete technologists, etc. This could also be a good reference book for academicians and students of civil engineering.' - The Indian Concrete Journal 'A useful... more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 40.00
This essential companion to Fundamentals of Building Construction, Sixth Edition, involves students in the types of everyday issues faced by professional building architects. Exercises in Building Construction, Sixth Edition, offers students a hands-on way to apply material learned in the core book by featuring: *Forty-six real world construction... more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 135.00
Note from the publisher: The Interactive Resource Center is an online learning environment where instructors and students can access the tools they need to make efficient use of their time, while reinforcing and assessing their understanding of key concepts for successful understanding of the course. An access card with redemption code is... more...
- Springer 2013; US$ 49.99
Structural Fire Resistance Experimental Research - Priority Needs of U.S. Industry provides a synthesis of stakeholder input to a prioritized agenda for research at the National Fire Research Laboratory (NFRL) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) designed to accelerate the implementation of performance-based fire engineering... more...
- Elsevier Science 2006; US$ 300.00
Engineers need to be able to test the flammability of the materials they use in buildings and other structures. However, the range of test procedures and regulations in this important area is often confusing. Flammability testing of materials used in construction, transport and mining provides an authoritative guide to current best practice in ensuring... more...
- Erich Schmidt Verlag 2009; US$ 21.73
Hauptbeschreibung Der Arbeitskreis "Technische Revision" im IIR legt in dieser Neuerscheinung die Erarbeitung eines Fragenkatalogs für die Revision der "Instandhaltung von Technischen Ausrüstungen in Gebäuden" vor. Diese Ausarbeitung schließt an die IIR-Schriftenreihe Nr. 13 "Revision der Instandhaltung von Bauwerken und Außenanlagen" an. Über... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 127.95
Construction for Interior Designers is a highly readable, comprehensive and informative text proving all the technical information required. The second edition has been fully updated to reflect the 1991 amendments if the 1985 Building Regulations and includes a new chapter on environmental issues affecting construction. Important concepts are explained... more...