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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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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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Evaluating Contract Claims
Evaluating Contract Claims
by R. Peter Davison
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Most medium to large construction contracts include a claim for extra payment for variations or disruption to the programme. Whilst the causes of the claim are often well documented, what can and cannot be included in the payment is often misunderstood... (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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Handbook of Constructing Contracting #2: Handbook of Construction Contracting Vol. 2
Handbook of Constructing Contracting #2: Handbook of Construction Contracting Vol. 2
by Jack P Jones
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This manual will help you avoid the common estimating mistakes that have sunk so many construction companies. The book shows how to compile accurate unit costs for all residential and light commercial construction.... (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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Design of Frp and Steel Plated Rc Structures: Retrofitting Beams and Slabs for Strength, Stiffness and Ductility
Design of Frp and Steel Plated Rc Structures: Retrofitting Beams and Slabs for Strength, Stiffness and Ductility
by Deric J. Oehlers
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There are a large and ever-increasing number of structures and buildings worldwide that are in need of refurbishment, rehabilitation and strengthening. The retrofitting of beams and slabs for this purpose is now recognized as the most cost-effective and... (read more)

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Basic Engineering Calculations for Contractors
Basic Engineering Calculations for Contractors
by August W. Domel
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Save BIG BUCK$ on consulting engineering fees! Why pay expensive consulting engineers every time you're faced with changes to residential and light construction plans? Now you can proceed on your own with complete confidence thanks to Basic Engineering... (read more)

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Builder's Guide to Room Additions
Builder's Guide to Room Additions
by Jack Payne Jones
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How to tackle problems unique to room additions, such as requirements for basement conversions, reinforcing ceiling joists for second-story conversions, handling problems in attic conversions, and what's required for footings, foundations and slabs... (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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Successful Interior Projects Through Effective Contract Documents: A Proven System for Enhancing Project Team Relationships, Administrating the Projec
Successful Interior Projects Through Effective Contract Documents: A Proven System for Enhancing Project Team Relationships, Administrating the Projec
by Joel Downey
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 463-464) and index.... (read more)

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Contracting to Build Your Home: How to Avoid Turning the American Dream Into a Nightmare
Contracting to Build Your Home: How to Avoid Turning the American Dream Into a Nightmare
by Herschel G. Nance
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Guidelines tell how to avoid the pitfalls associated with buying or contracting to build a new home.... (read more)

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Macroberts on Scottish Building Contracts
Macroberts on Scottish Building Contracts
by Macroberts
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This book discusses the key provisions of the standard Scottish building contracts, against the background of Scots law. The new edition covers, in detail for the first time, Scottish adjudication, including a number of appeal cases, and covers other new... (read more)

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Some Assembly Required...
Some Assembly Required...
by Chris Condon
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Build like a pro. Learn the management and quality secrets of today's most successful builders! "Some Assembly Required..." is a true instruction manual for building your own home. Whether you act as your own general contractor or hire a builder, "Some... (read more)

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Contractor's Guide to Leed Certified Construction
Contractor's Guide to Leed Certified Construction
by Gene Farmer
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Contractor's Guide to LEED Certified Construction is the consummate source of LEED information for anyone in or entering the construction industry. Unlike other LEED books that focus on the totality of LEED compliance, this one-of-a-kind resource focuses... (read more)

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Disaster Recovery Project Management: Bringing Order from Chaos
Disaster Recovery Project Management: Bringing Order from Chaos
by Randy R. Rapp
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The scope of disasters ranges from man-made emergency to natural calamity, from a kitchen grease fire to a hurricane or volcanic eruption. While each type of event requires a very different scale and type of immediate response, the project management... (read more)

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Conctractor's Guide to the Building Code 2006
Conctractor's Guide to the Building Code 2006
by Jack M. Hageman
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Don't let your jobs be held up by failing code inspections. Smooth sign-off by the inspector is the goal, but to make this ideal happen on your job site, you need to understand the requirements of latest editions of the International Building Code and... (read more)

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The Law and Management of Building Subcontracts
The Law and Management of Building Subcontracts
by John Mcguinness
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John started his career as an articled pupil with John Laing and was subsequently sponsored for a building degree at Aston University. He worked for the Laing organisation for over twenty-five years in site management roles and was involved with a number... (read more)

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Public Housing Design: A Review of Experience in Low-Rent Housing
Public Housing Design: A Review of Experience in Low-Rent Housing
by National Housing Agency
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Originally published in 1946, this review was a summary of experience gained during more than a decade in planning low-rent developments. Contents: Foreword General Considerations of Project Design Sit Selection The Site Plan The Dwelling Type: Project... (read more)

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