Building Construction: Principles, Materials, & Systems 2nd Edition

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Pearson #ad - It incorporates the latest updates available, features hundreds of new pieces of artwork, building construction, Building Construction: Principles, engineering, and is now in FULL COLOR! Written by an author team with decades of experience in architecture, and teaching, Materials & Systems 2nd Edition is a comprehensive and fully illustrated introduction to construction methods and materials.

Continuing on with the books unique organization, Principles of Construction are covered in Part One and Materials and Systems of Construction are covered in Part Two. The second edition of this outstanding text builds on the previous version. Emphasizing a visual approach to learning, it includes more than 1, 400 original illustrations and an extra large trim size 9” x 12” that provides an open and inviting layout that readers are sure to appreciate.

Building Construction: Principles, Materials, & Systems 2nd Edition #ad - Plus! a completely revamped and expanded companion website,  "MyConstructionKit", is also available! Used book in Good Condition. The science of building construction and design is evolving more quickly than ever before.

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Building Construction Illustrated, 5th Edition

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John Wiley & Sons #ad - Its rich and comprehensive approach clearly presents all of the basic concepts underlying building construction. The classic visual guide to the basics of building construction, now with a 3D digital building model for interactive learning For over three decades, Building Construction Illustrated has offered an outstanding introduction to the principles of building construction.

. Ching's signature style. This new edition of the revered classic remains as relevant as ever, providing the latest information in Francis D. K. New to this edition are digital enhancements delivered as an online companion to the print edition and also embedded in e-book editions. Llustrated throughout with clear and accurate drawings that present the state of the art in construction processes and materials Updated and revised to include the latest knowledge on sustainability, and use of new materials Contains archetypal drawings that offer clear inspiration for designers and drafters Reflects the 2012 International Building Codes and 2012 LEED system This new edition of Building Construction Illustrated remains as relevant as ever, incorporation of building systems, with the most current knowledge presented in a rich and comprehensive manner that does not disappoint.

Building Construction Illustrated, 5th Edition #ad - John Wiley Sons. Features include a 3D model showing how building components come together in a final project.

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HBR's 10 Must Reads on Managing People with featured article "Leadership That Gets Results," by Daniel Goleman

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Harvard Business Review Press #ad - Managing people is fraught with challenges―even if you're a seasoned manager. We've combed through hundreds of Harvard Business Review articles and selected the most important ones to help you maximize your employees' performance. Hbr's 10 must reads on managing people will inspire you to:tailor your management styles to fit your peoplemotivate with more responsibility, " "teaching smart people how to learn, " "what great managers do, "one More Time: How Do You Motivate Employees?" "The Set-Up-to-Fail Syndrome, " "How Unethical Are You?" "The Discipline of Teams, not more moneySupport first-time managersBuild trust by soliciting inputTeach smart people how to learn from failureBuild high-performing teamsManage your bossThis collection of best-selling articles includes: featured article "Leadership That Gets Results" by Daniel Goleman, " "Saving Your Rookie Managers from Themselves, " "Fair Process: Managing in the Knowledge Economy, " and "Managing Your Boss.

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Commercial Design Using Autodesk Revit 2020

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SDC Publications #ad - General building codes and industry standard conventions are covered in a way that is applicable to the current exercise. A small office is created in chapter two to show you just how easy it is to get started using Autodesk Revit. In these chapters many of the architectural tools and features of Revit 2020 are covered in greater detail.

Interior Design 12. Commercial design using autodesk Revit 2020 is designed for the architectural student using Revit 2020 About the videos access to nearly 100 videos, almost five hours of content, are also included with your purchase of this book. Site and Rendering 14. This makes the videos both a powerful learning tool and convenient video reference.

Commercial Design Using Autodesk Revit 2020 #ad - The first two chapters are intended to get you familiar with the user interface and many of the common menus and tools of Revit 2020 By the end of chapter two you will be excited and prepared to take on a much larger project. Construction Documents Set 15. It's like having the author by your side showing you exactly how to use all the major tools in Autodesk Revit.

Annotation 10 Sections & Details 11. Vertical Circulation 6.

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Mechanical and Electrical Systems in Architecture, Engineering and Construction 5th Edition

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Pearson #ad - The book provides comprehensive, easy-to-understand introductory coverage of mechanical and electrical systems in buildings. It presents material that can provide the future architect, architectural engineer, and architectural engineering technician with a basic working-level knowledge of principles and practices.

This book is written specifically for those interested in building heating, ventilating and air conditioning HVAC, fire protection and suppression, illumination, building telecommunications, plumbing and piping water supply and sanitary drainage, storm drainage, acoustics and acoustical control, electrical power distribution, vertical/horizontal transportation and conveying, and building renewable energy and energy conservation systems.

Mechanical and Electrical Systems in Architecture, Engineering and Construction 5th Edition #ad - John Wiley Sons. It includes new chapters on emerging sustainability green technologies and building science. Elementary engineering concepts and step-by-step design principles are introduced in a straightforward manner and supported by over 320 illustrations and 500 photographs. Harvard Business School Press.

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HBR's 10 Must Reads on Leadership with featured article "What Makes an Effective Executive," by Peter F. Drucker

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John Wiley Sons. Harvard Business School Press. Go from being a good manager to an extraordinary leader. If you read nothing else on leadership, read these 10 articles featuring “What Makes an Effective Executive, ” by Peter F. Harvard Business School Press. We've combed through hundreds of Harvard Business Review articles on leadership and selected the most important ones to help you maximize your own and your organization's performance.

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Construction Project Management: A Complete Introduction, 2nd Edition

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Kirshner Books #ad - Harvard Business School Press. John Wiley Sons. Written in a straightforward and highly readable style, and how to get the right ones; what bidding is, construction project management provides the reader with crucial background information often overlooked in other texts: The roles of the major players owners and designers, general and specialty contractors; Why contractors should avoid some jobs, and why the low bid is not always the best bid; Why different types of construction contracts carry different levels of risk; Why cost estimates and schedules are keys to project success; How a contractor brings in a job on time and on budget; And much more: Alternative project delivery and BIM; Change orders and getting paid; MasterFormat; ConsensusDocs and AIA Documents; An expanded and updated introduction to Green Construction.

. Harvard Business School Press. The new, updated and expanded edition of this bestselling text addresses the basics of how we design, develop, and construct our buildings and our communities.

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Construction Management JumpStart 2nd Edition

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Sybex #ad - Written from the constructor's perspective, this book will familiarize you with all the construction management fundamentals and how Building Information Modeling BIM is impacting the construction management profession. Covers interoperability of technology advances in the construction industry explains how bim is challenging the traditional approach to project delivery and how this affects the constructor's role Elaborates each stage of the design and construction process and the tasks associated with each of them Shows step-by-step how to estimate project costs, plan and schedule a project, manage project quality and safety, administer contracts, monitor project performance, manage job site and construction operations, and assess project risks Provides review questions at the end of each chapter to help enforce understanding The tried-and-true project management principles presented in this book will help ensure you a successful start to your career.

This second edition of a bestselling introduction to construction management walks you through each stage of the construction management process. Launch your career in construction management with this one-of-a-kind book The construction management industry is expected to increase employment by 16 percent over the next decade.

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Manual of Section

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Princeton Architectural Press #ad - Along with plan and elevation, section is one of the essential representational techniques of architectural design; among architects and educators, debates about a project's section are common and often intense. Harvard Business School Press. Manual of Section fills this void. Paul lewis, marc Tsurumaki, and David J.

Until now, however, there has been no framework to describe or evaluate it. John Wiley Sons. Lewis have developed seven categories of section, inclines, revealed in structures ranging from simple one-story buildings to complex structures featuring stacked forms, sheared planes, fantastical shapes, nested forms, internal holes, or combinations thereof.

Manual of Section #ad - . To illustrate these categories, the authors construct sixty-three intricately detailed cross-section perspective drawings of built projects—many of the most significant structures in international architecture from the last one hundred years—based on extensive archival research. Harvard Business School Press.

Manual of section also includes smart and accessible essays on the history and uses of section. Sybex. Princeton Architectural Press.

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Construction Project Management 4th Edition

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Pearson #ad - Harvard Business School Press. Next, from concept to occupancy, it focuses on the project itself, and address the construction professional’s growing role during design and early construction. Students also master modern tools for estimating, control, scheduling, and feedback. Construction project management introduces all key players in the process, walks through each project phase, and presents tools for effectively managing both people and projects.

Used book in Good Condition. Princeton Architectural Press. Harvard Business School Press. Co-authored by an academic and an industry professional, and interweaves roles of owner, it fuses theory and practical reality, designer, and construction professional throughout. It first introduces the modern industry and profession, presenting emerging trends, contractual arrangements, roles, and opportunities.

Construction Project Management 4th Edition #ad - Sybex. John Wiley Sons. The text provides many charts and images, as well as real-world sidebars authored by industry-leading professionals. This up-to-the-minute text addresses all facets of successful construction project management in today’s complex environments. This edition presents new technologies, statistics, project delivery, and career information throughout, including new approaches to collaboration, trends, techniques, and continuous improvement.

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Architecture: From Prehistory to Postmodernity, Reprint 2nd Edition

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Pearson #ad - Moving back and forth between the long view of historical trends and close-ups on major works and crucial architectural themes, intellectual, this lavishly-illustrated survey explains specific qualities of periods in depth and the complex illuminating differences between them in social, and aesthetic terms.

Used book in Good Condition. Harvard Business School Press. John Wiley Sons. Harvard Business School Press. Sybex. Princeton Architectural Press.

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