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- Lexxion Verlagsgesellschaft mbH 2013; US$ 32.27
Hauptbeschreibung Die Arbeit behandelt die Lehre vom "Baugrundrisiko" im Sinne einer von der herrschenden Meinung angenommenen Zuweisung rechtlicher und wirtschaftlicher Risiken auf den Besteller einer Bauleistung. Ausgehend von den Motiven und Protokollen zum BGB stellt Vogelheim dar, dass der Gesetzgeber wie auch das Reichsgericht keine allgemeine... more...
- Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 79.95
Automation systems, often referred to as SCADA systems, involve programming at several levels; these systems include computer type field controllers that monitor and control plant equipment such as conveyor systems, pumps, and user workstations that allow the user to monitor and control the equipment through color graphic displays. All of the components... more...
- Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95
The escalating worldwide demand for energy has had the effect, among other things, of promoting the development of coal mining. In some countries specialist design offices were set up and students trained as specialists in mine design and construction. Poland, a country having mining traditions stretching over many centuries, is a good example, and... more...
- Jonathan Ball Publishers 2013; US$ 33.54
Before the advent of the great mineral revolution in the latter half of the 19th century, South Africa was a sleepy colonial backwater whose unpromising landscape was seemingly devoid of any economic potential. Yet lying just beneath the dusty surface of the land lay the richest treasure trove of gold, diamonds, platinum, coal and a host of other... more...
- Springer 2013; US$ 119.00
Mineral resource estimation has changed considerably in the past 25 years: geostatistical techniques have become commonplace and continue to evolve; computational horsepower has revolutionized all facets of numerical modeling; mining and processing operations are often larger; and uncertainty quantification is becoming standard practice. Recent books... more...
- Elsevier Science 2000; US$ 765.00
This looseleaf industry handbook provides a comprehensive and practical guide to the workings of the international zinc industry. Concise and lucid, it considers trading techniques and strategies for different market users and includes useful appendices on zinc specifications and the world?s major zinc and lead mines. It is essential for all those... more...
- Elsevier Science 1999; US$ 280.00
This book gives a perspective on the international mining and metals industry, from historical details of mines and mining to the potential problems encountered in attempting to value a mining company. Chapters are devoted to accounting practices and taxation, providing valuable information on the financial aspects of mining. It also covers various... more...
- Wiley 2014; US$ 195.00
Traditional well logging methods, such as resistivity, acoustic, nuclear and NMR, provide indirect information related to fluid and formation properties. The “formation tester,” offered in wireline and MWD/LWD operations, is different. It collects actual downhole fluid samples for surface analysis, and through pressure... more...
- Wiley 2014; US$ 195.00
Trade magazines and review articles describe MWD in casual terms, e.g., positive versus negative pulsers, continuous wave systems, drilling channel noise and attenuation, in very simple terms absent of technical rigor. However, few truly scientific discussions are available on existing methods, let alone the advances necessary for high-data-rate... more...