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  • Masonry Structural Design, Second Editionby Jennifer Eisenhauer Tanner; Richard E. Klingner

    McGraw-Hill Education 2017; US$ 150.00

    Thoroughly Updated Coverage of Masonry Codes, Materials, and Structural Design This fully revised resource covers the design of masonry structures using the 2015 International Building Code, the ASCE 7-10 loading standard, and the TMS 402-13 and TMS 602-13 design and construction standards. The book emphasizes the strength design of masonry and... more...

  • Asphalt Mixture Specification and Testingby Cliff Nicholls

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 150.00

    This guide reviews the way asphalt mixture can be specified, with particular emphasis on the test methods used to measure performance. The advantages and limitations of the tests are described for measuring the desired property, and engineers can specify a test according to the material?s use. The book starts with a resume of specifications and... more...

  • Advances in Construction ICT and e-Businessby Srinath Perera; Bingunath Ingirige; Kirti Ruikar; Esther Obonyo

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    This internationally conducted study of the latest construction industry practices addresses a broad range of Information and Communication Technology applications. Drawing on research conducted in the US and UK, this book presents the state of the art of various ebusiness processes, and examines BIM, virtual environments and mobile technologies.... more...

  • Construction Management and Organisational Behaviourby Maureen Rhoden; Brian Cato

    Wiley 2017; US$ 55.00 US$ 47.67

    This book offers a comprehensive and up-to-date account of management ideas and practices, focusing on the human relations side of construction management. Easily accessible and suitable for use within the classroom or in distance learning situations, it discusses a range of themes and trends covering evidence based management practices in the construction... more...

  • Structural Wood Design ? ASD/LRFD, 2nd edby Abi Aghayere; Jason Vigil

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 99.95

    This text provides a concise and practical guide to timber design, using both the Allowable Stress Design and the Load and Resistance Factor Design methods. It suits students in civil, structural, and construction engineering programs as well as engineering technology and architecture programs, and also serves as a valuable resource for the practicing... more...

  • Building Services Handbookby Fred Hall; Roger Greeno

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 57.95

    The ninth edition of Hall and Greeno's leading textbook has been reviewed and updated in relation to the latest building and water regulations, new technology, and new legislation. For this edition, new updates includes: the reappraisal of CO2 emissions targets, updates to sections on ventilation, fuel, A/C, refrigeration, water supply, electricity... more...

  • Introduction to Energy Technologies for Efficient Power Generationby Alexander V. Dimitrov

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 159.95

    This book is intended to serve as a guide for discovering pathways to more efficient energy use. The first part of the book illustrates basic laws of energy conversion and principles of thermodynamics. Laws of energy conservation and direction of energy conversion are formulated in detail, and the types of thermodynamic processes are explained. Also... more...

  • Mauerwerk-Kalender 2017by Wolfram J?ger

    Wiley 2017; US$ 164.97 US$ 142.97

    Der diesj?hrige Mauerwerk-Kalender befasst sich schwerpunktm??ig mit den Themen Befestigungen und Lehmmauerwerk. Zwei umfangreiche Beitr?ge stellen den Stand der Technik im Bereich Befestigungen von Fenstern sowie speziell von Befestigungen in Hohllochmauerwerk dar. Der Lehmbau wird in insgesamt drei Beitr?gen aus unterschiedlichen Perspektiven diskutiert:... more...

  • Kostenrechnung in der Bauwirtschaftby Ulfert Martinsen

    Wiley 2017; US$ 44.66 US$ 38.71

    Der Bereich Kostenrechnung ist entscheidend f?r den wirtschaftlichen Erfolg eines Bauunternehmens. Dementsprechend wichtig ist die genaue und umfassende Kenntnis ihrer Prinzipien und Grunds?tze sowie deren Anwendung in allen Projektphasen. Dieses Buch behandelt sowohl die Bauauftragsrechnung, die Betriebsabrechnung als auch das Controlling auf der... more...

  • Pioneers in Public Healthby Jill Stewart

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 18.00

    The public health movement involved numerous individuals who made the case for change and put new practices into place. However despite a growing interest in how we understand history to inform current evidence-based practice, there is no book focusing on our progressive pioneers in public health and environmental health. This book seeks to fill... more...