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    IAPMO 2012; US$ 68.00

    The 2012 edition of the Uniform Plumbing Code (UPC©) represents the most current approaches in the plumbing field. more...

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    Wiley 2011; US$ 125.00

    The essential risk assessment guide for civil engineering,design, and construction Risk management allows construction professionals to identifythe risks inherent in all projects, and to provide the tools forevaluating the probabilities and impacts to minimize the riskpotential. This book introduces risk as a central pillar of projectmanagement... more...

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    Proven strategies to pass the LEED ® GreenAssociate exam Here is the ideal study guide for understanding and preparing forthe LEED ® Green Associate exam. Written by anexpert who is a LEED consultant and partner at Green EducationServices—a premier LEED exam preparationprovider— Guide to the LEED ® GreenAssociate Exam... more...

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    Wiley 2012; US$ 80.00

    The classic reference for high-performance green buildingdelivery systems No longer just a buzzword, sustainable construction is goingmainstream—and soon will be the norm. Revised to reflect thelatest developments of the U.S. Green Building Council's Leadershipin Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) rating system and othertools, Sustainable... more...

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    McGraw-Hill Education 2012; US$ 125.00

    The latest methods for designing seismically sound structures Fully updated for the 2012 International Building Code, Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering Handbook , Second Edition discusses basic earthquake principles, common earthquake effects, and typical structural damage caused by seismic shaking. Earthquake computations for conditions... more...

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    Springer 2006; US$ 209.00

    Focusing on elevator groups, this work covers the theory and design of passenger and cargo traffic systems with operational examples and topics such as: noisy, on-line and algorithmic optimization; identification and tracking of loads; integration of control with security and management; medium- and wide-area networked control; and more. more...

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    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2009; US$ 199.00

    This ebook encompasses a diverse yet interrelated range of themes within Green Construction. It presents research associated with strategies and tools designed to provide energy efficient solutions; performance assessment of processes and technologies, and the consideration of social issues associated with motivating and improving awareness to embrace... more...

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    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2010; US$ 199.00

    This e-book concentrates on the Construction Industry and the management of its supply chains, to discuss and point to some differences and possible similarities with traditional manufacturing and its supply chains. The market of the construction company is mostly local and highly volatile. The long durability of the construction “product”... more...