Construction Calculations Manual Ebook

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Construction Calculations is a manual that provides end users with a comprehensive guide for many of the formulas mathematical vectors and conversion factors that are commonly encountered during the design and construction stages of a construction project It offers readers detailed calculations applications and examples needed in site work cost estimation piping and pipefitting and project management The book also serves as a refresher course for some of the formulas and concepts of geometry and trigonometryThe book is divided into sections that present the common components of construction The first section of the books starts with a refresher discussion of unit and systems measurement its origin and evolution the standards of length mass and capacity terminology and tables and notes of metric US and British units of measurements The following concepts are presented and discussed throughout the book Conversion tables and formulas including the Metric Conversion Law and conversion factors for builders and design professionals Calculations and formulas of geometry trigonometry and physics in construction Rudiments of excavation classification use of material measurement and payment Soil classification and morphology including its physicochemical properties Formulas and calculations needed for soil tests and evaluations and for the design of retaining structures Calculations relating to concrete and masonry Calculations of the size/weight of structural steel and other metals Mechanical properties of wood and processing of wood products Calculations relating to sound and thermal transmission Interior finishes plumbing and HVAC calculations Electrical formulas and calculations Construction managers and engineers architects contractors and beginners in engineering architecture and construction will find this practical guide useful for managing all aspects of constructionWork in and convert between building dimensions including metricConstruction Calculations Manual EbookBy Sidney M Levy Publisher Elsevier Butterworth Heinemann Print ISBN 9780123822437 0123822432 eText ISBN 9780123822444 Pages 700 Copyright year 2012 Format EPUB Available from 10400 USD SKU 9780123822444

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Construction Calculations is a manual that provides end users with a comprehensive guide for many of the formulas mathematical vectors and conversion factors that are commonly encountered during the design and construction stages of a construction project It offers readers detailed calculations applications and examples needed in site work cost estimation piping and pipefitting and project management The book also serves as a refresher course for some of the formulas and concepts of geometry and trigonometryThe book is divided into sections that present the common components of construction The first section of the books starts with a refresher discussion of unit and systems measurement its origin and evolution the standards of length mass and capacity terminology and tables and notes of metric US and British units of measurements The following concepts are presented and discussed throughout the book Conversion tables and formulas including the Metric Conversion Law and conversion factors for builders and design professionals Calculations and formulas of geometry trigonometry and physics in construction Rudiments of excavation classification use of material measurement and payment Soil classification and morphology including its physicochemical properties Formulas and calculations needed for soil tests and evaluations and for the design of retaining structures Calculations relating to concrete and masonry Calculations of the size/weight of structural steel and other metals Mechanical properties of wood and processing of wood products Calculations relating to sound and thermal transmission Interior finishes plumbing and HVAC calculations Electrical formulas and calculations Construction managers and engineers architects contractors and beginners in engineering architecture and construction will find this practical guide useful for managing all aspects of constructionWork in and convert between building dimensions including metricConstruction Calculations Manual EbookBy Sidney M Levy Publisher Elsevier Butterworth Heinemann Print ISBN 9780123822437 0123822432 eText ISBN 9780123822444 Pages 700 Copyright year 2012 Format EPUB Available from 10400 USD SKU 9780123822444