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  • Audel Guide to the 2011 National Electrical Codeby Paul Rosenberg

    Wiley 2011; US$ 45.00

    The NEC is updated every 3 years with some of the anticipated changes include new requirements to sections while some of the changes include entirely new articles. Some changes are revisions to existing requirements while others are deletions to some existing requirements. As with the last edition of this book the author will use an icon or other graphical... more...

  • Sustainability of Concreteby Pierre-Claude Aïtcin; Sidney Mindess

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 220.00

    Production of Portland cement is responsible for about seven percent of the world?s greenhouse gas emissions. The pressure to make the production of concrete more sustainable, or "greener", is considerable and increasing. This requires a wholesale shift in processes, materials and methods in the concrete industry. Pure Portland cement will need... more...

  • Steel Detailers' Manualby Alan Hayward; Frank Weare; A. C. Oakhill

    Wiley 2011; US$ 120.00

    This highly illustrated manual provides practical guidance on structural steelwork detailing. It: · describes the common structural shapes in use and how they are joined to form members and complete structures · explains detailing practice and conventions · provides detailing data for standard sections, bolts and welds ·... more...

  • McGraw-Hill's National Electrical Code 2011 Handbookby Brian McPartland; Frederic Hartwell; Joseph McPartland

    McGraw-Hill Education 2011; US$ 79.00

    The Most Complete Guide to the 2011 NEC Thoroughly revised and expanded with hundreds of pages of new material to reflect changes in the 2011 NEC, McGraw-Hill?s National Electrical Code 2011 Handbook, 27th Edition provides authoritative guidance and analysis to help you accurately interpret 2011 NEC rules. Co-author and working electrician, Frederic... more...

  • New Aspects of Quantity Surveying Practiceby Duncan Cartlidge

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 55.95

    As we enter the second decade of the twenty-first century, the pressures on the Quantity Surveying profession continue to change and evolve, and so the third edition of this trusted textbook includes new chapters to help students and professionals deal with the new issues they face. Material addressing issues such as procurement, IT, global markets... more...

  • 15 Dangerously Mad Projects for the Evil Geniusby Simon Monk

    McGraw-Hill Education 2011; US$ 25.00

    UNLEASH YOUR INNER MAD SCIENTIST! "Wonderful. I learned a lot reading the detailed but easy to understand instructions."--BoingBoing This wickedly inventive guide explains how to design and build 15 fiendishly fun electronics projects. Filled with photos and illustrations, 15 Dangerously Mad Projects for the Evil Genius includes step-by-step... more...

  • Graphic Standards Field Guide to Residential Constructionby Dennis J. Hall; Nina M. Giglio

    Wiley 2011; US$ 75.00

    A must-have reference to more than 100 common residential conditions—from accessibility issues to working with zinc Practical information that the architect, engineer, contractor and homeowner can access quickly, with over 230 supporting tables photos and details Identifies frequently used reference standards, acceptable practices, and other... more...

  • Insulating Concrete Forms Constructionby Ivan Panushev; Pieter Vanderwerf

    McGraw-Hill Education 2004; US$ 65.00

    Ever year, thousands of general contractors and subcontractors must grapple with whether to bid Insulating Concrete Form (ICF) projects, how much to charge for them, and how to manage the job. ICFs are stronger, energy-efficient, and offer great design flexibility, and their use is growing by 30% a year. This invaluable work walks the contractor through... more...

  • Applied Welding Engineeringby Ramesh Singh

    Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 99.95

    While there are several books on market that are designed to serve a company?s daily shop-floor needs. Their focus is mainly on the physically making specific types of welds on specific types of materials with specific welding processes. There is nearly zero focus on the design, maintenance and troubleshooting of the welding systems and equipment.... more...

  • 2011 National Electrical Code Chapter-By-Chapterby David Herres

    McGraw-Hill Education 2011; US$ 42.00

    A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE TO THE 2011 NATIONAL ELECTRICAL CODE Written by a Master Electrician, 2011 National Electrical Code Chapter-by-Chapter offers an in-depth analysis of the NEC with particular attention to the order in which various elements appear. This practical resource provides the knowledge you need to pass the Master Electrician's License... more...