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The High Plains Patrol 1959-1963
Price: Free! Words: 75,510. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / Dams & Reservoirs, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / Dams & Reservoirs
With the Kiewa Hydro-Electric Scheme very near to completion, year-round maintenance of the infrastructure on the Bogong High Plains (BHP) into the future, would be a necessity. To carry out this work, the High Plains Patrol was formed. The author and Wally Deans were selected to become the initial members of the patrol to carry out this important work.
Working On the Kiewa Hydro-Electric Scheme 1953-1959
Price: Free! Words: 65,210. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / Dams & Reservoirs, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / Soil & Rock
Working on the Kiewa Hydro-Electric Scheme 1953-1959, is about working as a mechanical fitter on the Kiewa Scheme for the first 6 years of the 10 years I worked there. I have described the plant, equipment and work practices of the various projects of on which I worked, especially working on boring out an underground power station. I married and lived on the Scheme raising two boys and a girl.
National Space Weather Action Plan and Strategy: Potential Effects - Power Outages, Infrastructure, Communication, Mitigation Plans, Forecasting, Induced Geo-Electric Fields, Solar Radio Bursts (SRBs)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 51,660. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / General, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this collection reproduces two major Federal documents about space weather: the National Space Weather Action Plan, and the National Space Weather Strategy, issued in October 2015.
NASA Report: International Space Station (ISS) Benefits for Humanity, 2nd Edition - Human Health, Earth Observation, Disaster Response, Technology, Global Education, Economic Development of Space
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 83,670. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book summarizes the scientific, technological and educational accomplishments of research on the space station that have had and will continue to have an impact to life on Earth.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Managing NASA in the Apollo Era - From the Fire to Apollo 11, Headquarters Organization, Acquisition Process, Manpower, Budgetary Process, DoD Relations
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 185,310. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this official NASA history describes and analyzes the organization of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration during the 1960s and, in so doing, to test certain assumptions about the nature of administrative history.
SolidWorks Electrical 2016 Black Book
Price: $32.00 USD. Words: 25,010. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Computer aided design, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electrical
The book starts with basics of Electrical Designing, goes through all the Electrical controls related tools in SolidWorks Electrical (Both schematic and 3D Cabinet design) and ends up with practical examples of electrical schematics and 3D. Chapters also cover Reports that make you comfortable in creating and editing electrical component reports.
Oil for the Lamps of China - Beijing's 21st-Century Search for Energy: Coal, Oil, Natural Gas, Power Distribution System, Environment, Defense, Nuclear, Renewable, Solar, Wind, Geothermal
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 137,820. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / General
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this report examines energy sources and planning in the People's Republic of China.
Science Training History of the Apollo Astronauts (NASA SP-2015-626) - Missions, Shoemaker, Meteor Crater, Field Trips, Rover Simulations, Lunar Geology, Rock and Mineral Lessons, Geologist Schmitt
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 234,400. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this spectacular official NASA history provides a fresh new look at the Apollo program, with fascinating, in-depth reporting on the science training given to the Apollo moon astronauts.
Military Payloads Hosted on Commercial Satellites: How Can the Space and Missile Systems Center Increase the Number of Commercially Hosted Military Payload Contract Awards? Spectrum Certifications
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 112,250. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines the case for commercially hosted military payloads (CHMP).
Mega Project Assurance - Volume One - The Terminological Dictionary
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 130,130. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Reference, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
The Mega Project Assurance Series provides effective tools, guidance and instruction for professional accounting, audit, construction, design, engineering, finance, infrastructure, legal, project management and operations practitioners. Volume One addresses the terminology used throughout the Mega Project Assurance Series and is a useful reference for practicing professionals and students.
Generators in Development Projects
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,460. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Electrical
This book introduces you to them from the management perspective, running it in the most economical way possible.You will learn how to improve existing installations, determine the power required, make informed choices between the different available options, oversee key aspects of the installation and avoid wasting energy that compromises the sustainability of the projects.
Complete Guide to Weather Satellites: NOAA Polar and Geostationary Satellites, GOES, POES, JPSS, DMSP, Potential Critical Gaps in Data, Program History, Military and Earth Observation, Forecasting
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 144,900. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique collection of government documents provides comprehensive coverage of all aspects of current and planned American weather satellites, with material from NOAA, NASA, and independent reviews of the troubled replacement program.
The Almost Complete Guide to Yaesu's VX-6R
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 34,250. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Radio
Do you own a Yaesu VX-6R Amateur Radio Handheld? Then this book is for you. Expanding on the material from the user's manual, it is designed to make using your rig fun and stress free.
SolidWorks Simulation 2016 Black Book
Price: $52.00 USD. Words: 55,320. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Computer simulation, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Industrial Design / Product
The SolidWorks Simulation 2016 Black Book, is written to help professionals as well as learners in performing various tedious jobs in Finite Element Analysis. The book follows a step by step methodology.
Practical Drainage Investigation
Price: $5.80 USD. Words: 35,200. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general
The aims of this book are to enhance the knowledge of a user who has some basic knowledge of drainage systems and to give a working knowledge of solving problems in domestic and small commercial drainage systems. It focuses mainly on below ground domestic drainage and assumes some knowledge of building and drainage construction and practice. by Tim Deveaux and Dominic Blyth
Engineering Question Answers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,700. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Industrial Engineering, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Engineering
Engineering Question Answers is a simple e-Book with all about the latest & Important Machines, Hand Tools & Instruments used in Mechanical Engineering, Automobile Engineering, Production Engineering & Electrical Engineering. It contains objective questions with underlined & bold correct answers covering all topics including Machines, Engines, Hand Tools, Measuring Instrument & Machine Tools.
SolidWorks 2016 Black Book
Price: $30.00 USD. Words: 56,540. Language: Simple English. Published: January 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Computer aided design, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Drafting & Mechanical Drawing
The SolidWorks 2016 Black Book is third edition of our series on SolidWorks. The book follows a step by step methodology.The book covers almost all the information required by a learner to master the SolidWorks. The book starts with sketching and ends at advanced topics like Mold Design, Sheetmetal, and Weldment.
Terrorist and Insurgent Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs): Use, Potentials, and Military Implications - Emerging Threats, Historical Overview, Chronological Narrative, Implications and Policy Responses
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,920. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this is an interesting academic research paper outlining the threat posed by terrorists using unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and drones.
Voices From a Disused Quarry: An Oral History of the Centre for Alternative Technology
Price: $9.02 USD. Words: 36,530. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015 by CAT Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Environmental / General
Voices from a disused quarry tells the story of the Centre for Alternative Technology (CAT), using the oral testimonies of over 60 participants during a three year oral history project.
World Peace - The Transition
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 101,950. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Analytic
World Peace - The Transition - is a Plan taken from well-supported explanations in economics, technology, history, business, leadership, and transformation (project management), to create a simple straight-forward series of next steps that lead on to a Good Life (as Aristotle called it) - the American Dream for seven billion people.