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501 Contractor Tips
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Price: $29.95 USD. Words: 32,430. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Construction
This book is full of my personal successes and failures as a contractor and construction worker. It's been a long journey and I'm sure there's more lessons to learn in the future. I'm sharing some of the ones I've already experienced, in hopes that you will learn to profit from them.
How to Write Construction Programmes & Schedules
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Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 13,450. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
This book will help managers in construction to write programmes effectively. With first hand experience the author uses a ‘fit out’ project to guide you through a series of simple steps from receipt of tender through to the final programme using Asta and Microsoft Project software. The book teaches a logical order that's applied to any project, therefore a ‘must' for project and site managers.
Historia del Movimiento Ambiental en Puerto Rico
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 207,970. Language: Spanish. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Environmental / General
El libro narra el movimiento ambiental en Puerto Rico. Contiene antecedentes históricos y describe eventos impactantes, como los casos del derrame de petróleo del Zoe Colocotronis, estableciendo un precedente legal mundial de costos ambientales y el impacto del bombardeo en Vieques. Describe creación de agencias ambientales, sus ejecutorias y recopila datos, anécdotas y éxitos del movimiento.
Successful, Win-Win Strategies for a Superyacht Project
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Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 27,520. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Industrial Engineering
The author describes pitfalls and hidden traps of superyacht project, and offers solutions and advice on how to create win-win environment. He explores overlapping knowledge of project management methodology, quality assurance and continuous improvement emphasizing on usually forgotten factors You will also learn what Shakespeare, the Beatles and Prince Philip has to do with super-yacht projects.
Steam Age Machines
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Machinery
(5.00 from 1 review)
A brief history of steam power and 110 rare etchings and drawings of steam age machinery.
Equisbí
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 91,500. Language: Spanish. Published: June 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Telecommunications
Desarrollo de aplicaciones con comunicación remota basadas en módulos ZigBee y 802.15.4
A Wind Turbine Recipe Book 2014 English Units Edtion
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,060. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general
For the first time the Wind Turbine Recipe Book is available for North American readers (using inches and AWG wires) in ebook format. The Recipe Book covers all aspects of building wind turbines in a range of sizes. These proven designs combine simplicity with efficiency and reliability. These turbines are used to all over the world to provide electricity using local manufacture.
2F Wind Turbine Construction Manual
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,940. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
A very "hands-on" guide to every step in the process of building a 2 metre diameter wind turbine for battery charging. The turbine will produce 800kWh of energy on a site with 5 m/s mean wind speed. It uses more durable ferrite magnets for longer service life. The ebook is packed with colour photos and diagrams to clarify the text. "They can tell you more than thousand words"
CAPM/PMP Win-Win Exam Preparation
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Price: $7.90 USD. Words: 74,760. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Essay » Business
CAPM/PMP Exam Preparation book that contains useful tips and tricks to help you to deal with the CAPM/PMP PMI exam in a professional way.
D-Star for Beginners
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,150. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Radio
This short book gives you a simple step-by-step walkthrough of all the options to set up your D-Star station using dozens of screenshots and examples. The whole process is detailed, from registering your call sign with the D-Star network to installing the DVAP or DV-Dongle software on your PC or Mac and making your first calls to individuals, ham repeaters, or reflectors.
Employability Skills: Brush up your Electronics
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Series: Educational eBooks with accompanying software., Book 21 ยท Education eBooks, Apps and Software, Book 21. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,940. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Engineering
Employability Skills: Brush Up Your Electronics. A combined eBook and educational software package at a tiny fraction of the previously published price.
How To Garden For Goats: Gardening, Foraging, Small Scale Grain and Hay, & More
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Series: The Little Series of Homestead How-Tos from 5 Acres & A Dream. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This little eBook discusses why feeding your goats from your garden is a good idea, what they can eat from the garden, preparation involved, foraging wild food, feeding canning leftovers and kitchen scraps, small scale grain and hay growing, stover, sprouting grain, hydroponic foddering, plus how to make your own vitamin and mineral
Secrets Of Edward Leedskalnin
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / Masonry
Edward Leedskalnin, the Coral Castle, the Great Pyramids, moving stones of immense weight with magnets. This book examines Edwards own words and instructions and grants a solution to the unsolvable mystery of moving these huge stones with effortless ease. This book describes with simplicity how Leedskalnin was capable of maneuvering these stones like “hydrogen balloons”.
JW Mooney's Practical Architectural Acoustics Notebook
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,260. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Acoustics & Sound
(4.00 from 1 review)
This notebook is a compilation of my best articles on the subject of practical architectural acoustics. This notebook is a practical resource for architects, building committees, contractors and related professionals, and may also serve as a study in trade magazine writing.
Building Manufacturing Competitiveness - The TOC Way
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,370. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Production & operations management
Growing pressure to improve performance of manufacturing sector in a rather complex and chaotic environment has led the book to propose a focused way (Theory of Constraints, TOC) of managing business. Three key aspects of the book are: 1. It dovetails TOC to the growth agenda of a nation 2. It provides contextual understanding of TOC 3. It presents jargon free concepts plus case studies