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A Day in the Life of a Construction Worker (First Facts: Community Helpers at Work)
A Day in the Life of a Construction Worker (First Facts: Community Helpers at Work)
by Heather Adamson
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- Activities<BR>- Fun Facts<BR>- Photodiagram<BR>- Illustrated clock<BR>- FactHound Internet... (read more)

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High-Performance Hybrid-Fibre Concrete
High-Performance Hybrid-Fibre Concrete
by I. Markovic
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In the research project presented in this book, an innovative type of fibre concrete is developed, which improved both the tensile strength and the ductility: the Hybrid-Fibre Concrete (HFC). The expression 'hybrid' refers to the 'hybridisation' of... (read more)

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Venice Shall Rise Again: Engineered Uplift of Venice Through Seawater Injection
Venice Shall Rise Again: Engineered Uplift of Venice Through Seawater Injection
by Giuseppe Gambolati
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The city of Venice, Italy, has been subjected to periodic flooding, or acqua alta, for centuries. Venice Shall Rise Again presents a unique proposition to halt this flooding. Based on years of work and experiment, experts Gambolati and Teatini describe... (read more)

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Post-Disaster Reconstruction of the Built Environment: Rebuilding for Resilience
Post-Disaster Reconstruction of the Built Environment: Rebuilding for Resilience
by Dilanthi (edt) Amaratunga
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Disasters threaten all parts of the world and they appear to be increasing in frequency, scale and intensity. Despite huge improvements in the emergency response, permanent reconstruction is often uncoordinated, inefficiently managed and slow to begin... (read more)

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Home Comforts the Art & Science of Keeping House
Home Comforts the Art & Science of Keeping House
by Cheryl Mendelson
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The classic bestselling resource for every American home. Choosing fabrics, cleaning china, keeping the piano in tune, making a good fire, folding a fitted sheet, setting the dining room table, keeping surfaces free of food pathogens, watering plants... (read more)

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Plumbing Level 2 Trainee Guide
Plumbing Level 2 Trainee Guide
by National Center For Construction Educati
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This exceptionally produced trainee guide features a highly illustrated design, technical hints and tips from industry experts, review questions and a whole lot more! Key content includes: Plumbing Math Two, Reading Commerical Drawings, Structural... (read more)

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Means Square Foot Costs (11 - Old Edition)
Means Square Foot Costs (11 - Old Edition)
by R S Means Company
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Means Square Foot Costs 2011 is a valuable, time-saving tool that gives you clear descriptions and illustrations of hundreds of residential, commercial, industrial, and institutional buildings. For those preparing more detailed estimates, costs are... (read more)

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Procurement Strategies: A Relationship-Based Approach
Procurement Strategies: A Relationship-Based Approach
by Lawrie Walker
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Construction has been an industry characterised by disputes, fierce competitiveness and fragmentation - all major obstacles to development. Now, however, a relationship-based approach to project procurement, through partnering and alliancing, aims to... (read more)

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Welding: Level 1 (4TH 09 Edition)
Welding: Level 1 (4TH 09 Edition)
by Nccer
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DESCRIPTION   This exceptionally produced trainee guide features a highly illustrated design, technical hints and tips from industry experts, review questions and a whole lot more! Key content includes Welding Safety, Oxyfuel Cutting, Plasma Arc... (read more)

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Composite Structures of Steel and Concrete
Composite Structures of Steel and Concrete
by R. P. Johnson
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This book provides an introduction to the theory and design of composite structures of steel and concrete. Material that is applicable to both buildings and bridges is included, plus more detailed information relating to buildings. Throughout, the design... (read more)

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Painting and Decorating
Painting and Decorating
by Derek Butterfield
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This textbook presents a series of concise, simply written and well illustrated technical information sheets, providing essential job knowledge and understanding for the painter and decorator. It gives thorough coverage of materials and equipment ? both... (read more)

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Metal Building Systems: Design and Specifications
Metal Building Systems: Design and Specifications
by Alexander Newman
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This updated edition reflects recent changes in the model building codes and in the MBMA (Metal Building Manual Association) manual. New review questions are placed after each chapter.... (read more)

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Statics and Strength of Materials for Architecture and Building Construction (4TH 12 Edition)
Statics and Strength of Materials for Architecture and Building Construction (4TH 12 Edition)
by Barry S. Onouye
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Statics and Strength of Materials for Architecture and Building Construction, Fourth Edition, offers students an accessible, visually oriented introduction to structural theory that doesn't rely on calculus. Instead, illustrations and examples of... (read more)

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How to Avoid the Pitfalls: Building
How to Avoid the Pitfalls: Building
by Pierre Renaldo
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This book is a simple guide of the construction process for people who don't know anything about building homes. (Technology & Industrial)... (read more)

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Sustainable Construction and Design
Sustainable Construction and Design
by Regina Leffers
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Whether you are studying to take the LEED® Accredited Professional (AP) Exam or you are a student in a construction related program, this book is for you! Thorough and complete coverage explains the “how” and the “why” of... (read more)

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Graphical Analysis - Textbook on Graphic Statics (Structural Engineering)
Graphical Analysis - Textbook on Graphic Statics (Structural Engineering)
by William S. Wolfe
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Chapter titles include ...(1) General Methods ...(2) Centroids ...(3) Moments ...(4) Beams ...(5) Trusses ...(6) Moving Loads ...(7) Masonry ...(8) Reinforced Concrete ...(9) Design ...(10) Miscellaneous Problems.... (read more)

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2009 International Mechanical Code (Looseleaf Version)
2009 International Mechanical Code (Looseleaf Version)
by ICC
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LOOSE-LEAF VERSION: The 2006 International Mechanical Code?is designed to provide up-to-date mechanical code addressing the design and installation of mechanical systems that emphasize performance. It comprehensively regulates mechanical systems and... (read more)

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Estimating in Building Construction
Estimating in Building Construction
by Steven J. Peterson
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The only complete, up-to-date guide to estimating modern building construction projects -- now updated, expanded, and incorporating many additional workbook problems.   Now updated and expanded, Estimating in Building Construction, Eighth Edition... (read more)

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Risk Management in Projects
Risk Management in Projects
by Martin Loosemore
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Project managers and professionals in construction real estate, civil engineering and transport planning need to base their decisions on realistic information. For this they require a sound understanding of risk and of peoples' attitudes towards it. <... (read more)

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Design in Modular Construction
Design in Modular Construction
by Mark Lawson
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Modular construction can dramatically improve efficiency in construction, through factory production of pre-engineered building units and their delivery to the site either as entire buildings or as substantial elements. The required technology and... (read more)

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