Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General

Designing and Building Space Colonies
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,890. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Science and 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
PREDICTORS OF PROJECT COST UTILIZING PARAMETRIC COST ANALYSIS OF SELECTED DOMESTIC CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS
Price: Free! Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
Predictors of Project Cost Utilizing Parametric Cost Analysis of Selected Domestic Construction Projects
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, and 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.
Hand Book For Steel Structure Quality Control on Site
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,370. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
This book cover all aspects for non destructive testing for steel structure
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, and 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?
Las Eco Casas
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: Spanish. Published: December 14, 2016 by IT Campus Academy. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
¿Por qué no ayudar a reducir la contaminación? Reducir el uso de sustancias peligrosas y productos químicos, utilizar productos de limpieza para casas ecológicas, así como otros productos ecológicos para tus necesidades diarias contribuye de forma notable a mejorar el medio ambiente.
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, and 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, 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
Your Amazing Itty Bitty(R) Safety Book
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015 by S & P Productions, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
People work in order to provide their families with food, shelter, and clothing. Workers deserve to go home in the same safe and healthy manner they arrived at the start of their shift. Specific processes and programs exist to ensure employee health and safety in the workplace. This is truly a family matter! Stephen Carpenter is an EHS Manager at one of the most exciting building projects today
MADE IN AMERICA Sustainable Building Products + Materials
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 15,020. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015 by William R. Parks. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / general
"Made in America – Sustainable Building Products + Materials" is a resource guide that promotes American made residential and non-residential products and materials. Compiled by Robert A. Wozniak, Associate Professor, Pennsylvania College of Technology, Williamsport, PA. The publisher is William R. Parks – http://www.wrparks.com Buying 5% more U.S. made products creates 220,000 jobs!
Housing for the Urban Homeless
Price: Free! Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
This short technical paper describes a technology method for restoring old buildings at very low cost. These restored structures can be used to provide housing for the homeless. An example structure is provided along with the basic calculations.
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, and technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and 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, and 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, and technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and 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: 46,540. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
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.
Is Your Home Making You Sick
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
"Is Your Home Making You Sick" brings to light the serious and potentially life threatening conditions that may exist in any given home. This guide provides information to determine their existence and how to treat them. The ignorance of these dangerous conditions can cause illness and in extreme cases death.
Simplified Bracket Stair Building
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 12,320. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general
If you looking for a step-by-step instruction booklet on building stairs, you're in the right place. We took stair building to the next level by adding plenty of easy to follow illustrations, tips and pictures. That's not all though, I'm going to provide you with lots of of free videos, articles, pictures and access to a website, that's devoted almost entirely to building stairs.
Professional Stairway Building Secrets
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 9,180. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
This book was designed for stair builders and construction professionals who are familiar with basic stair building techniques, but are looking for a few more secrets of the trade. This book will cover sloping treads for exterior stairways that require some type of drainage, how to use undercuts instead of overhangs, floor and tread variations, drywall skirt board spacers, plywood ledgers and
100+ Tips for Building with Metal SIPs
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home design, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
A guide for homeowners, contractors, designers and building officials on building with metal faced structural insulated panels.
Advanced Stair Stringer Layout Methods
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » House plans
If you’re interested in advancing your skills as a professional stair designer and builder or maybe even a do-it-yourselfer who’s having a difficult time figuring out how to connect the bottom or top of a stair stringer to a platform or landing, then I have some good news, you finally found the book you’re looking for.