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Manual de ALBAÑILERÍA - Fundamentos, aplicaciones y prácticos
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 49,990. Language: Spanish. Published: March 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / General
Los nuevos materiales de construcción se fueron imponiendo progresivamente. Lo que inicialmente solo tenía aplicación en los edificios industriales y utilitarios, poco a poco fueron conquistando los dominios arquitectónicos tradicionales. Las insospechadas posibilidades del hormigón, sobre todo revolucionaron la arquitectura.
Designing and Building Space Colonies-A Blueprint For the Future
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,290. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
One of the greatest adventures in the future of humanity will be to construct, work, and live in space based structures.In this book we look at the history of ideas for living in space, proposed space colony designs, and technology.The details of current life support technology on the International Space Station is reviewed, and what technologies will be required for development of large scale
Avaliação de Desempenho de Tecnologias Construtivas Inovadoras: Conforto Ambiental, Durabilidade e Pós-Ocupação
Price: Free! Words: 98,130. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 18, 2017. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / General
A primeira coleção, publicada em 2015, incluiu artigos relacionados com Manutenção e Percepção dos Usuários; a segunda, publicada em 2016, contém artigos relativos a Materiais e Sustentabilidade; a terceira, finalmente, publicada agora em 2017, reúne artigos referentes ao Conforto Ambiental, Durabilidade e Pós-Ocupação.
Engineering the Organization: Is the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Doing it Right? The Army Engineer Brigade, Project Management and Cost Growth, MILCON and Military Construction
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 30,450. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / General
What is the most effective district structure to reduce cost growth of military construction projects for the United States Army Corps of Engineers?
Health and safety in construction
Price: $42.99 USD. Words: 26,150. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Work-related health, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / General
Health, safety and biohazards in construction is written to show the practice in construction, and the need for health and safety.
Practical Drainage Investigation
Price: $5.80 USD. Words: 35,200. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Home & 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
Getting Back To Net Zero - Rediscovering Our Sustainable Roots
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,270. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Environmental / General
“Getting Back To Net Zero” provides basic information regarding what Net Zero is and what it takes to achieve a Net Zero solution, resulting in a building that produces more energy than it consumes on-site. This book covers easy to understand passive and active design principles as well as other essential information to help the reader understand that the ability to build Net Zero is here, now.
Managing Construction Projects
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,900. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / General
A sucessful construction project is a blend of project management and construction management skills. This book identifies the scope development, estimate preparation, schedules, subcontract management, management of change, and creation of a management system to support your project
A Guide to Construction Quality - The 7 Steps to a Proper Assembly
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 22,910. Language: American English. Published: March 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Quality Control
A Guide to Construction Quality is an easy to use reference guide for the most commonly used construction assemblies in the industry. The reader will be able to quickly reference the 7 critical steps needed to assure a proper assembly and delivery of a quality product. Written for anybody working on the job site, from Project Managers to Craftsmen. A must read for anyone in construction!
Build Your Home Build Your Dream
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,590. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
The aim of this book is to help and assess anyone who need to start build his house by providing him the required information to be capable to understand the steps and the risk for his project. In addition to that the book summaries all the main items that is included in most of the houses with a clear specification that can help the owner, the engineer or any supervisor or contractor.
Simplified Floor Tile Installation
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 20,990. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Do-it-yourself / general, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / General
If you're handy with a few tools and love working on your own projects, because you get real satisfaction from doing things like this on your own, but need a little more information about laying tile floors, this book and the helpful video links inside of it, will provide you with practically everything you need to know.
Flower City
Price: Free! Words: 48,000. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / General
This is part 8 of a 10 books suite. This one is the continuation of the life reality description; I will start describing how the reality will be given birth, but the main emphasis is the creation of the first flower city. Along with that there will be many basic drawings of how this first city will work.
501 Contractor Tips
Price: $29.95 USD. Words: 32,800. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Construction, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / General
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.