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  • Plumber's Licensing Study Guide, Third Editionby Michael Frankel; R. Woodson

    McGraw-Hill Education 2012; US$ 40.00

    Ch. 1: Definitions Ch. 2: Administrative Policies Ch. 3: Miscellaneous Regulations Ch. 4: Water Supply Ch. 5: Water Heaters Ch. 6: Fixtures Ch. 7: Sanitary Drainage Ch. 8: Indirect Wastes Ch. 9: Vents Ch. 10: Storm Water Drainage Ch 11: Traps, Cleanouts and Special Wastes Ch. 12: Interceptors & Separators Ch. 12: Special Piping and Storage... 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...

  • Understanding JCT Standard Building Contractsby David Chappell

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 45.95

    This ninth edition of David Chappell?s bestselling guide has been revised to take into account changes made in 2011 to payment provisions, and elsewhere. This remains the most concise guide available to the most commonly used JCT building contracts: Standard Building Contract with quantities, 2011 (SBC11), Intermediate Building Contract 2011 (IC11),... more...

  • Becoming a Construction Managerby John J. McKeon; Bruce D'Agostino

    Wiley 2012; US$ 39.95

    With the construction industry evolving at a rapid pace, there is a growing demand for construction managers who can handle the complexity of the business for all types of projects, including residential, commercial, and public buildings as well as roads, bridges, wastewater treatment plants, and other structures. This book responds to the need in... more...

  • Rebuilding After Disastersby Gonzalo Lizarralde; Cassidy Johnson; Colin Davidson

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 115.00

    Disasters are not natural. Natural events such as earthquakes, floods, hurricanes, etc. become disasters because of the fragile relations that exist between the natural, human and built environments. Sadly, major disasters will always occur in towns and cities in the developing world where resources are limited, people are vulnerable and needs are... more...

  • Critical Path Method (CPM) Tutor for Construction Planning and Schedulingby William East

    McGraw-Hill Education 2015; US$ 79.00

    William East, PhD, PE, F.ASCE, has worked for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers over the past three decades, first as a project engineer and then as a research program manager. His evaluation of the first PC-based scheduling systems resulted in the Standard Data Exchange Format, which delivers earned-value loaded schedules on Corps of Engineers?... more...

  • Construction Contractsby David Chappell

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 63.95

    Construction professionals of all kinds frequently need legal advice that is straightforward as well as authoritative and legally rigorous. Building on the success of two previous editions, David Chappell returns to provide answers to 225 FAQs from his experience as Specialist Advisor to the RIBA. With 50 new questions, and thorough updates to address... more...

  • Manual of First and Second Fixing Carpentryby Les Goring

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 46.95

    Beginning with the fundamentals of carpentry work within a domestic construction setting, this book goes on to cover a wide range of first-fixing operations prior to plastering and second-fixing operations after plastering. Each chapter covers the subject in great detail with step-by-step illustrations and text. Now in full colour, this edition... more...

  • Plumber's and Pipe Fitter's Calculations Manualby R. Woodson

    McGraw-Hill Education 2005; US$ 45.00

    NEW Full coverage of estimating takeoffs Job-simplifying Fast Code Facts Sensible Shortcut tip boxes Great for designing and estimating projects Ready-to-Run Solutions for Plumbing and Pipefitting Instant results: Packed with charts and tables that allow readers to quickly look up time-saving answers, this handy tool is... more...

  • How to Plan, Contract, and Build Your Own Home, Fifth Editionby Richard Scutella; Dave Heberle

    McGraw-Hill Education 2010; US$ 45.00

    The All-in-One Custom Homebuilders Guide--Fully Updated with the Latest Green Construction Methods How to Plan, Contract, and Build Your Own Home , fifth edition, gives you the information you need during every step of the homebuilding process--from selecting materials to designing the rooms to working with a contractor. Featuring practical, cost-effective... more...