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Construction

  • Stahlbetonbauby

    Vieweg+Teubner Verlag 2013; US$ 49.99

    Das Buch erklärt die Anforderungen, die bei der Herstellung und Verarbeitung von Stahlbeton zu erfüllen sind. Dazu gehört auch die Bemessung von Stahlbetonbauteilen für Biegung, Zugkraftdeckung, Verankerungsnachweisen und Schubdecken. Alle erforderlichen Sicherheitsnachweise für Knicken und Gleiten wurden zusätzlich in vielen Beispielen dargestellt.... more...

  • Construction Dispute Researchby

    Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 129.00

    Extended discussion on the use of negotiation and mediation for construction disputes settlement Real life examples (labour strike of steel bar benders) enhance reader understanding and add a significant dimension The studies are theory-rich and leads to important conceptualizations that are not commonly employed in construction dispute studies... more...

  • Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering Handbookby

    Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00

    Preface. Dedication. List of Figures. List of Tables. List of Contributors. Basic Behavior and Site Characterization. 1. Introduction; R.K. Rowe. 2. Basic Soil Mechanics; P.V. Lade. 3. Engineering Properties of Soils and Typical Correlations; P.V. Lade. 4. Site Characterization; D.E. Becker. 5. Unsaturated Soil Mechanics and Property Assessment;... more...

  • Fracture and Failure of Natural Building Stonesby

    Springer Netherlands 2007; US$ 289.00

    a unique book on a topic of increasing importance more...

  • Sound & Vibration 2.0by

    Springer New York 2012; US$ 49.95

    Adopted by the International Code Council and the US Green Building Council?s "LEED for Healthcare" as the sole reference standard for acoustics in health care facilities Provides detailed tables of minimum acoustical specifications for construction and assessment of health care environments Provides a quick guide for acoustical consultants, architects,... more...

  • Energy Efficient Thermal Management of Data Centersby

    Springer New York 2012; US$ 229.00

    In-depth treatment of energy efficiency ideas based on concepts like fundamental heat transfer, fluid mechanics, thermodynamics, controls, and computer science Research focused on multiple broad analyses that lead to numerous possible solutions to the data center energy crisis Comprehensive coverage of all aspects of thermal management in data centers... more...

  • Design and Management of Sustainable Built Environmentsby

    Springer London 2013; US$ 229.00

    Provides a sound understanding of key subjects required for the design and management of modern built environments to meet carbon emission reduction targets Contains numerous tables, graphs and pictures Includes best practice case studies more...

  • The Foundations of Engineering Contractsby F R Roulston **Decd**; M.O'C. Horgan; F.R. Roulston

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 220.00

    This highly readable guide explains the main features of contracts applicable to the design, construction and servicing of civil, building, electrical or mechanical works. The emphasis throughout is on practical guidance, with clear explanations of the essential elements including legality, uncertainty, undue influence, agencies, overseas works, sub-contracts... more...

  • Waste Materials in Constructionby Th.G. Aalbers; J.J.J.M. Goumans; H.A. van der Sloot

    Elsevier Science 1991; US$ 72.95

    Waste Materials in Construction contains papers from the first international conference on the environmental implications of construction with waste materials held in Maastricht in November, 1991. The three key themes of the conference are technical options for the application of waste materials in products for the construction industry, the resulting... more...

  • Environmental Aspects of Construction with Waste Materialsby Th.G. Aalbers; H.A. van der Sloot; J.J.J.M. Goumans

    Elsevier Science 1994; US$ 72.95

    The concept of Sustainable Development, implicating the protection of soil and groundwater, the limitation of waste production and the re-use of soild waste materials is still the leading theme of WASCON '94. Although it is clearly recognized in most countries that products derived from solid waste materials can be applied as construction materials,... more...