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Management of Construction Projects : a Constructor's Perspective (02 Edition)
Management of Construction Projects : a Constructor's Perspective (02 Edition)
by John E. Schaufelberger
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Written from the perspective of the general contractor's project manager, this comprehensive construction project management reference illustrates the team approach to project management that is prevalent in private sector construction. Using a single... (read more)

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Your Little Black Book of Building Basics: Commercial Real Estate Construction & Development
Your Little Black Book of Building Basics: Commercial Real Estate Construction & Development
by Jeff P. Manning
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Do you need to complete the construction, rehabilitation, remodel, or even demolition of a building? Do you have questions about the best way to tackle the challenges of a construction build-out? Would you like real world answers in an easy to understand... (read more)

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Best Practices Guide to Residential Construction: Materials, Finishes, and Details
Best Practices Guide to Residential Construction: Materials, Finishes, and Details
by Steven Bliss
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The most comprehensive guide to material selection & installation It takes a wise choice of building materials and details to create durable, attractive, and affordable custom homes and remodeling projects. Best Practices Guide to Residential... (read more)

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Dewalt Contractor's Daily Logbook & Jobsite Reference: Annual Edition (Dewalt Trade Reference)
Dewalt Contractor's Daily Logbook & Jobsite Reference: Annual Edition (Dewalt Trade Reference)
by Christopher Prince
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Chris Prince has been in the construction industry for the past 15 years, both in the field and formal training. By developing courses and teaching in live classroom settings, he has helped more than 10,000 candidates across the country prepare for state... (read more)

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Avoiding Claims in Building Design: Risk Management in Practice
Avoiding Claims in Building Design: Risk Management in Practice
by Malcolm Taylor
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Malcolm Taylor FRICS was a partner in Building Design Partnership responsible for co-ordination of quality in practice operation including professional indemnity matters, terms of engagement and building contracts. He led the team which introduced a... (read more)

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Contractor's Guide To Green Building Construction: Management, Project Delivery, Documentation, and Risk Reduction (08 Edition)
Contractor's Guide To Green Building Construction: Management, Project Delivery, Documentation, and Risk Reduction (08 Edition)
by Thomas E. Glavinich
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Written for contractors and endorsed by the Associated General Contractors of America Written specifically for contractors, this "how-to" book enables you to meet the challenges of green building construction. You'll discover how constructing... (read more)

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Pipe & Excavation Contracting Revised
Pipe & Excavation Contracting Revised
by Dave Roberts
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This popular manual has been updated and improved to bring it more current with modern earthmoving and trenching equipment, refined excavation techniques, stricter safety rules, and improved materials. Here you'll find how to enter and succeed in the... (read more)

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DeWalt Residential Remodeling & Repair Professional Reference (Dewalt Trade Reference)
DeWalt Residential Remodeling & Repair Professional Reference (Dewalt Trade Reference)
by Paul Rosenberg
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Paul Rosenberg has an extensive background in the construction, data, electronic, HVAC and plumbing trades. He is a leading voice in the electrical industry with years of experience from an apprentice to a project manager. Paul has written for all of the... (read more)

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Construction Forms for Contractors
Construction Forms for Contractors
by Karen Mitchell
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Intended for small construction companies, the accounting and business forms provided in this book are accompanied by an explanation on what the form is for, who fills it out, and how to fill it out. The 78 forms provide sample job proposals, change... (read more)

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Helical Piles: A Practical Guide to Design and Installation
Helical Piles: A Practical Guide to Design and Installation
by Howard A. Perko, Ph.d.
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An unbiased, comprehensive review of helical pile technology and applications Helical piles have risen from being merely an interesting alternative for special cases to a frequently requested, more widely accepted deep foundation adopted into the 2009... (read more)

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Smith, Currie & Hancock's Federal Government Construction Contracts: A Practical Guide for the Industry Professional
Smith, Currie & Hancock's Federal Government Construction Contracts: A Practical Guide for the Industry Professional
by Thomas J. Kelleher, Jr. (edt)
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Federal Construction Law for Construction Professionals Any firm intent on benefitting from the boom in federal government construction contracts must navigate an increasingly complicated and demanding set of laws, regulations, and practices that govern... (read more)

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Estimating Building Costs for the Residential & Light Commercial Construction Professional
Estimating Building Costs for the Residential & Light Commercial Construction Professional
by Wayne J. Delpico
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How to succeed in the construction business—step-by-step guidelines for estimating To be competitive, contractors and homebuilders need to know how to generate complete, accurate estimates for labor and material costs. This book guides readers... (read more)

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Electrician's Calculations Manual 2nd Edition
Electrician's Calculations Manual 2nd Edition
by Nick Fowler
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THE ULTIMATE ON-THE-JOB COMPANION--FULLY UPDATED Thoroughly revised to reflect the 2011 National Electrical Code (NEC) and the latest industry advances, Electrician's Calculations Manual, Second Edition gives you quick access to the basic calculations... (read more)

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HVAC Design Sourcebook
HVAC Design Sourcebook
by W. Larsen Angel
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THE DEFINITIVE GUIDE TO HVAC DESIGN This practical manual describes the HVAC system design process step by step using photographs, drawings, and a discussion of pertinent design considerations for different types of HVAC components and systems... (read more)

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Evaluating Contract Claims
Evaluating Contract Claims
by R. Peter Davison
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"[The book] covers a wide range of topics.... It may serve as a stimulus for debate and an introduction to further research on subjects that continue to test the most experienced practitioners." (The Expert and Dispute Resolver, Spring 2009) Praise for... (read more)

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The Construction MBA: Practical Approaches to Construction Contracting
The Construction MBA: Practical Approaches to Construction Contracting
by Matt Stevens
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Proven business strategies for operating a profitable and efficient construction firm Written by a successful management researcher, advisor, and educator to construction contractors, The Construction MBA reveals effective operating practices for... (read more)

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Temporary Structures in Construction (3RD 12 Edition)
Temporary Structures in Construction (3RD 12 Edition)
by Robert Ratay
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The most complete and current guide to temporary structures in design and construction With significant revisions, updates, and new chapters, Temporary Structures in Construction, Third Edition presents authoritative information on professional practice,... (read more)

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Concrete Repair: A Practical Guide
Concrete Repair: A Practical Guide
by G. Gran Michael
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Concrete is an inherently complex material to produce and an even more complex material to repair. With growing pressure to maintain the built environment, and not simply to demolish and rebuild, the need to repair concrete buildings and other structures... (read more)

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Preventive Maintenance for Higher Education Facilities
Preventive Maintenance for Higher Education Facilities
by R S Means Company
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This unique publication gives you the tools you need to establish the value of PM, and to develop and budget for an appropriate PM program for your college or university. The authors, whose clients include more than 25 leading colleges and universities... (read more)

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Be Your Own House Contractor: Save 25% Without Lifting a Hammer (Be Your Own House Contractor)
Be Your Own House Contractor: Save 25% Without Lifting a Hammer (Be Your Own House Contractor)
by Carl Heldmann
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While building a home is not a simple task, expert Carl Heldmann shows that it is not as complicated as one might believe. With his sound advice, readers can act as their own house contractor and save a quarter - or more - of the cost of building a home.... (read more)

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