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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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Insurance Restoration Contracting: Startup to Sucess
Insurance Restoration Contracting: Startup to Sucess
by Paul Bianchina
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Insurance restoration the repair of buildings damaged by water, fire, smoke, storms, and other disasters is an exciting and challenging field of construction. It also offers contractors lucrative work that's immune to economic downturns pipes still break,... (read more)

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Construction Project Management (Strategic Issues in Construction)
Construction Project Management (Strategic Issues in Construction)
by Eddy M. Rojas
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This volume contains some of the best project management studies commissioned by ELECTRI International. They were selected, coordinated, and monitored by some of the most progressive contractors in the industry and performed by scholars from top U.S... (read more)

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Jct Minor Works Building Contracts 2005
Jct Minor Works Building Contracts 2005
by David Chappell
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The Minor Works Contract is the most widely used of the JCT forms of contract, not only for simple, short contracts of moderate price, for which it is intended, but also for much larger projects for which it is often not suited at all. As a result... (read more)

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Understanding the Constuction Client
Understanding the Constuction Client
by David Boyd
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This book breaks new ground by creating a framework to understand clients’ actions and needs. Most construction management books focus on improving the construction process; this one focuses on a better engagement with the client. It challenges... (read more)

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Beneficial Uses of Dredged Material
Beneficial Uses of Dredged Material
by Us Army Corps Of Engineers
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This manual provides guidance for planning, designing, developing, and managing dredged material for beneficial uses, incorporating ecological concepts and engineering designs with biological, economical, and social feasibility. Beneficial uses of... (read more)

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The Practice of Construction Management
The Practice of Construction Management
by Robert Ellis
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This book offers construction managers and students a readable account of management ideas and practices, concentrating particularly on the human side of construction management. It pulls together what has been learned both from management practice and... (read more)

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Construction Management: Subcontractor Scopes of Work
Construction Management: Subcontractor Scopes of Work
by Jason G. Smith
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A single mistake, whether made during the bidding process or when executing a construction project, can potentially cost tens of thousands of dollars or more. Of course, the sooner mistakes are caught, the less costly they become. Based on the authors... (read more)

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Floodproofing Non-Residential Structures
Floodproofing Non-Residential Structures
by Federal Emergency Management Agency
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This manual has been developed to illustrate a broad range of floodproofing techniques that can be used to reduce flood damages to existing or proposed non-residential structures. The manual is primarily directed at local officials, building owners... (read more)

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Construction Contracting : Practical Guide To Company Management -with CD (7TH 05 Edition)
Construction Contracting : Practical Guide To Company Management -with CD (7TH 05 Edition)
by Richard H. Clough
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The industry's leading professional reference for four decades—fully revised and updated Construction Contracting remains a bestseller in the construction industry forty years after its first publication. A cornerstone of the construction... (read more)

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The Complete Guide to Contracting Your Home
The Complete Guide to Contracting Your Home
by Kent Lester
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Save 30% on Home Construction Whether you want to take on all the responsibility of contracting your home or simply want to intelligently communicate with your homebuilder, The Complete Guide to Contracting Your Home can help you save 30% or more on the... (read more)

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Geotechnical Engineers Portable Handbook 2/E
Geotechnical Engineers Portable Handbook 2/E
by Robert W. Day
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Instant access to the latest geotechnical engineering data Fully updated to include the 2012 International Building Code (IBC), Geotechnical Engineer's Portable Handbook, Second Edition, features a wealth of on-the-job geotechnical and construction... (read more)

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Previously Developed Land (04 Edition)
Previously Developed Land (04 Edition)
by Syms
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The redevelopment of former industrial sites, so-called 'brownfield' sites, is becoming increasingly important as space is required for inner city commercial developments and as housebuilders are forced by government policy to recycle land rather than... (read more)

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Trenchless Technology Piping: Installation and Inspection: Installation and Inspection
Trenchless Technology Piping: Installation and Inspection: Installation and Inspection
by Mohammad Najafi
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Design, Install, Inspect, and Manage Trenchless Technology Piping Projects Trenchless Technology Piping offers comprehensive coverage of pipe installation, renewal, and replacement using trenchless technology methods. This step-by-step resource explains... (read more)

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Remodeler's Instant Answers
Remodeler's Instant Answers
by R. Dodge Woodson
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This latest title in the popular "Instant Answers" series, offers quick, accurate on-the-job answers to even the toughest remodeling questions and problems. It includes references to current building codes; numerous charts, photos, tables, fast facts... (read more)

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Carpentry and Joinery: Bench and Site Skills
Carpentry and Joinery: Bench and Site Skills
by Brian Porter
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Brian Porter and Reg Rose's book is the definitive reference for the NVQ courses in Carpentry and Joinery, and Bench Joinery, at levels 2 and 3. It sets out the fundamental knowledge and basic methods which recur throughout the courses. As a one-stop... (read more)

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