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  • Surface Wave Methods for Near-Surface Site Characterizationby Sebastiano Foti; Carlo G. Lai; Glenn J. Rix; Claudio Strobbia

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00

    Develop a Greater Understanding of How and Why Surface Wave Testing Works Using examples and case studies directly drawn from the authors? experience, Surface Wave Methods for Near-Surface Site Characterization addresses both the experimental and theoretical aspects of surface wave propagation in both forward and inverse modeling. This... more...

  • Civil Engineering Contractual Proceduresby Allan Ashworth

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 88.95

    Civil Engineering Contractual Procedures gives an introduction to the contractual procedures, legislation and administrative practices that are used in the civil engineering industry. It introduces the principles of contract law, and the main forms of contract used in the construction industry. It then concentrates on the main forms of contract used... more...

  • Professional Ethics for the Construction Industryby Rebecca Mirsky; John Schaufelberger

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 34.95

    Construction professionals have a range of demanding responsibilities; towards clients, their companies, and to abide by government regulations. It is understandable that busy practitioners could forget their ethical responsibilities in the face of these pressures, but maintaining a rigorous ethical standard is crucial to long-term success. Written... more...

  • Access Scaffoldingby STEWART CHAMPION

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 179.95

    Access scaffolding is the most important element of plant for building, civil engineering and structural engineering contractors. In fact a building or structure cannot be constructed to a height of more than two metres without platforms to work from. These platforms have to be constructed on the site in the minimum of time but nevertheless backed... more...

  • The Building Acts and Regulations Appliedby C.M.H. Barritt

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 44.95

    This book forms part of a unique, highly practical and time-saving three volume presentation of the Building Regulations, each book covering all the regulations relating to specific building usage. The chapters of each volume form self-contained units covering all the Regulation requirements applicable to a particular part of a building; thus the reader... more...

  • Building Contract Claims and Disputesby Dennis F. Turner; Alan Turner

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 236.95

    The second edition of Building Contract Claims and Disputes (first published as Building Contract Disputes ) provides a study of the causes of contractual disputes, particularly of claims in construction projects and of how they can be resolved successfully. It examines contracts, decisions, documentation and project operation from the points of... more...

  • Mortars and Cementsby L.J. Vicat; J. Hawkesworth; J. T. Smith

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 60.00

    L. J. Vicat's investigations into the nature and use of limes first appeared in this English language edition in 1837 translated by Captain J. T. Smith, with the inclusion of extensive notes on developments in England at that time. Vicat's work is of immense interest and importance as it critically reviews the practices of time, sifting the good ones... more...

  • Ground Improvementby M.P. Moseley

    Spon Press 1992; US$ 290.00

    This book concentrates on the principal in situ mechanical and grouting techniques in use in Europe and North America for the improvement of the engineering properties of ground. more...

  • Tolley's Basic Science and Practice of Gas Serviceby Frank Saxon

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 115.00

    This is the first of three volumes of essential reference for those concerned with the installation and servicing of domestic and industrial gas equipment. This volume explains the basic principles underlying the practical and theoretical aspects of installing and servicing gas appliances and associated equipment, from the basics of combustion, to... more...

  • Landslides from Massive Rock Slope Failureby Stephen G. Evans; Gabriele Scarascia Mugnozza; Alexander Strom; Reginald L. Hermanns

    Springer 2007; US$ 259.00

    Discusses the rockslides and rock avalanches in the Central Asian republics of the former Soviet Union. This work also includes a detailed description and analysis of large-scale artificial rock avalanches triggered by underground nuclear explosions during the testing programme of the former Soviet Union. more...