Building Construction

Building Construction

  • Author : Madan Dr. Mehta,Walter Scarborough,Diane Armpriest
  • Publisher : Pearson Higher Ed
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Technology & Engineering
  • Total Pages : 976
  • ISBN-10 : 0133082008
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This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. The science of building construction and design is evolving more quickly than ever before. The second edition of this outstanding text builds on the previous version. It incorporates the latest updates available, features hundreds of new pieces of artwork, and is now in FULL COLOR! Written by an author team with decades of experience in architecture, building construction, engineering, and teaching, Building Construction: Principles, Materials & Systems 2nd Edition is a comprehensive and fully illustrated introduction to construction methods and materials. Continuing on with the books unique organization, Principles of Construction are covered in Part One and Materials and Systems of Construction are covered in Part Two. Emphasizing a visual approach to learning, it includes more than 1,400 original illustrations and an extra large trim size (9” x 12”) that provides an open and inviting layout that readers are sure to appreciate. Plus! A completely revamped and expanded companion website, "MyConstructionKit", is also available!

Assurance Technologies Principles and Practices

Assurance Technologies Principles and Practices [Dev G. Raheja,Michael Allocco]

  • Author : Dev G. Raheja,Michael Allocco
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Technology & Engineering
  • Total Pages : 336
  • ISBN-10 : 0470009411
The Second Edition features new content, examples,methods, techniques, and best practices Assurance Technologies Principles and Practices is based on the a … GET BOOK
Contemporary Architects

Contemporary Architects [Muriel Emanuel]

  • Author : Muriel Emanuel
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Architecture
  • Total Pages : 933
  • ISBN-10 : 134904184X
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National Space Transportation Policy

National Space Transportation Policy [DIANE Publishing Company]

  • Author : DIANE Publishing Company
  • Publisher : DIANE Publishing
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: N.a
  • Total Pages : 114
  • ISBN-10 : 9780788125065
A broad assessment of the health and future prospects of the U.S. space transportation technology and industrial base. Examines the Clinton administration … GET BOOK
Six Decades of Indonesia-China Relations

Six Decades of Indonesia-China Relations [Lidya Christin Sinaga]

  • Author : Lidya Christin Sinaga
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Social Science
  • Total Pages : 96
  • ISBN-10 : 9811080844
This book analyses the relations between Indonesia and China in the regional dynamics of Southeast Asia. The rising China has influenced global and regiona … GET BOOK
The national space transportation policy : issues for Congress.

The national space transportation policy : issues for Congress. [N.a]

  • Author : N.a
  • Publisher : DIANE Publishing
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: N.a
  • Total Pages : 118
  • ISBN-10 : 1428920331
In responding to the political and military challenges of the Cold War, and the urge to explore and exploit outer space, the United States developed a capa … GET BOOK
Managing Design

Managing Design [Michael LeFevre]

  • Author : Michael LeFevre
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Technology & Engineering
  • Total Pages : 416
  • ISBN-10 : 1119562007
Offers state-of-the-art principles and strategies gleaned from high-profile projects to help readers manage design This guide to managing design process wi … GET BOOK
Olin's Construction

Olin's Construction [H. Leslie Simmons]

  • Author : H. Leslie Simmons
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Technology & Engineering
  • Total Pages : 1200
  • ISBN-10 : 1118067053
Get the updated industry standard for a new age of construction! For more than fifty years, Olin's Construction has been the cornerstone reference in the f … GET BOOK
The Ephemeral Civilization

The Ephemeral Civilization [Graeme Snooks]

  • Author : Graeme Snooks
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Total Pages : 600
  • ISBN-10 : 1134700040
The Ephemeral Civilization is an astonishing intellectual feat in which Graeme Snooks develops an original and ground-breaking analysis of changing sociopo … GET BOOK
Civil Engineer's Handbook of Professional Practice

Civil Engineer's Handbook of Professional Practice [Karen Hansen,Kent Zenobia]

  • Author : Karen Hansen,Kent Zenobia
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Technology & Engineering
  • Total Pages : 744
  • ISBN-10 : 9780470901649
A well-written, hands-on, single-source guide to the professional practice of civil engineering There is a growing understanding that to be competitive at … GET BOOK
Energy Management Handbook

Energy Management Handbook [Stephan A. Roosa,Steve Doty,Wayne C. Turner]

  • Author : Stephan A. Roosa,Steve Doty,Wayne C. Turner
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Science
  • Total Pages : 893
  • ISBN-10 : 8770222657
This comprehensive handbook is recognized as the definitive stand-alone energy manager’s desk reference, used by tens of thousands of professionals throu … GET BOOK
The Disrupted Workplace

The Disrupted Workplace [Benjamin H. Snyder]

  • Author : Benjamin H. Snyder
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Social Science
  • Total Pages : 288
  • ISBN-10 : 0190203528
The twenty-first century workplace compels Americans to be more flexible, often at a cost to their personal well-being. In The Disrupted Workplace, Benjami … GET BOOK
Handbook of Hydrogen Energy

Handbook of Hydrogen Energy [S.A. Sherif,D. Yogi Goswami,E.K. (Lee) Stefanakos,Aldo Steinfeld]

  • Author : S.A. Sherif,D. Yogi Goswami,E.K. (Lee) Stefanakos,Aldo Steinfeld
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Science
  • Total Pages : 1058
  • ISBN-10 : 1420054503
Can hydrogen and electricity supply all of the world's energy needs? Handbook of Hydrogen Energy thoroughly explores the notion of a hydrogen economy and a … GET BOOK
Protecting Building Occupants and Operations from Biological and Chemical Airborne Threats

Protecting Building Occupants and Operations from Biological and Chemical Airborne Threats [National Research Council,Division on Earth and Life Studies,Board on Life Sciences,Board on Chemical Sciences and Technology,Committee on Protecting Occupants of DOD Buildings from Chemical and Biological Release]

  • Author : National Research Council,Division on Earth and Life Studies,Board on Life Sciences,Board on Chemical Sciences and Technology,Committee on Protecting Occupants of DOD Buildings from Chemical and Biological Release
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Technology & Engineering
  • Total Pages : 152
  • ISBN-10 : 9780309179270
Protecting buildings and their occupants from biological and chemical attacks to ensure continuous building operations is seen as an urgent need in the Dep … GET BOOK
Military Cost-Benefit Analysis

Military Cost-Benefit Analysis [Francois Melese,Anke Richter,Binyam Solomon]

  • Author : Francois Melese,Anke Richter,Binyam Solomon
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Total Pages : 434
  • ISBN-10 : 131753171X
This is the first comprehensive book on Military Cost-Benefit Analysis and provides novel approaches to structuring cost-benefit and affordability analysis … GET BOOK
The Economic Modernisation of France

The Economic Modernisation of France [Roger Price]

  • Author : Roger Price
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: History
  • Total Pages : 250
  • ISBN-10 : 1000544575
First published in 1975, The Economic Modernisation of France presents the study of economic developments in France between 1730 and 1880. This period is c … GET BOOK
Leadership, Innovation and Entrepreneurship as Driving Forces of the Global Economy

Leadership, Innovation and Entrepreneurship as Driving Forces of the Global Economy [Rachid Benlamri,Michael Sparer]

  • Author : Rachid Benlamri,Michael Sparer
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Total Pages : 815
  • ISBN-10 : 3319434349
This volume aims to outline the fundamental principles behind leadership, innovation and entrepreneurship and show how the interrelations between them prom … GET BOOK
Chemical Engineering Design

Chemical Engineering Design [Gavin Towler,Ray Sinnott]

  • Author : Gavin Towler,Ray Sinnott
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Technology & Engineering
  • Total Pages : 1320
  • ISBN-10 : 0080966608
Chemical Engineering Design, Second Edition, deals with the application of chemical engineering principles to the design of chemical processes and equipmen … GET BOOK
The Fourth Industrial Revolution

The Fourth Industrial Revolution [Klaus Schwab]

  • Author : Klaus Schwab
  • Publisher : Currency
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Total Pages : 192
  • ISBN-10 : 1524758876
World-renowned economist Klaus Schwab, Founder and Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum, explains that we have an opportunity to shape the fourth … GET BOOK
Hydraulic Fracturing Operations

Hydraulic Fracturing Operations [Nicholas P. Cheremisinoff,Anton Davletshin]

  • Author : Nicholas P. Cheremisinoff,Anton Davletshin
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Science
  • Total Pages : 792
  • ISBN-10 : 1119100003
Hydraulic fracturing, commonly referred to as“fracking,” is a technique used by the oil and gasindustry to mine hydrocarbons trapped deep beneath theEa … GET BOOK
Hydraulic Fracturing Operations

Hydraulic Fracturing Operations [Nicholas P. Cheremisinoff,Anton Davletshin]

  • Author : Nicholas P. Cheremisinoff,Anton Davletshin
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Science
  • Total Pages : 792
  • ISBN-10 : 1119099994
Hydraulic fracturing, commonly referred to as“fracking,” is a technique used by the oil and gasindustry to mine hydrocarbons trapped deep beneath theEa … GET BOOK
Decarbonising Cities

Decarbonising Cities [Vanessa Rauland,Peter Newman]

  • Author : Vanessa Rauland,Peter Newman
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Technology & Engineering
  • Total Pages : 266
  • ISBN-10 : 3319155067
This book sets out some positive directions to move forward including government policy and regulatory options, an innovative GRID (Greening, Regenerative, … GET BOOK
Architectural Security Codes and Guidelines

Architectural Security Codes and Guidelines [Robert C. Wible]

  • Author : Robert C. Wible
  • Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Architecture
  • Total Pages : 360
  • ISBN-10 : 0071630910
Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitl … GET BOOK
Modern Architecture

Modern Architecture [Otto Wagner]

  • Author : Otto Wagner
  • Publisher : Getty Publications
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Architecture
  • Total Pages : 185
  • ISBN-10 : 0226869393
In 1896, Otto Wagner's "Modern Architecture" shocked the European architectural community with its impassioned plea for an end to eclecticism and for a "mo … GET BOOK
Cradle to Cradle

Cradle to Cradle [William McDonough,Michael Braungart]

  • Author : William McDonough,Michael Braungart
  • Publisher : North Point Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Nature
  • Total Pages : 208
  • ISBN-10 : 1429973846
A manifesto for a radically different philosophy and practice of manufacture and environmentalism "Reduce, reuse, recycle" urge environmentalists; in other … GET BOOK
Animal Farm

Animal Farm [George Orwell]

  • Author : George Orwell
  • Publisher : Diamond Pocket Books Pvt Ltd
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Fiction
  • Total Pages : 144
  • ISBN-10 : 9390287863
George Orwell was a much-respected English novelist, who wrote some of the finest pieces in literary criticism, fiction. Orwell’s work is known for its si … GET BOOK
Autonomous Vehicle Technology

Autonomous Vehicle Technology [James M. Anderson,Kalra Nidhi,Karlyn D. Stanley,Paul Sorensen,Constantine Samaras,Oluwatobi A. Oluwatola]

  • Author : James M. Anderson,Kalra Nidhi,Karlyn D. Stanley,Paul Sorensen,Constantine Samaras,Oluwatobi A. Oluwatola
  • Publisher : Rand Corporation
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Total Pages : 185
  • ISBN-10 : 0833083988
Autonomous vehicle technology has the potential to significantly improve social welfare. This report addresses the numerous legislative, regulatory, and li … GET BOOK
Green Building Fundamentals

Green Building Fundamentals [Mike Montoya]

  • Author : Mike Montoya
  • Publisher : Pearson Higher Ed
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Technology & Engineering
  • Total Pages : 192
  • ISBN-10 : 0133002985
This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. … GET BOOK