IHS BRE Press

ISBN: 978-1-86081-977-3
Author: R Driscoll and H Skinner
Publication date: 25 June 2007

Authoritative best practice guidance on the technical and engineering aspects of subsidence, covering investigation, diagnosis, repair, prevention and mitigation of building cracking and deformation. Key BRE publications are included in pdf format on an accompanying CD-ROM. Read more...

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ASTM International

Keeping used materials out of landfills is a central goal of any industry that is attempting to become more sustainable. Finding creative ways to repurpose these materials is an added challenge, but one that ASTM Committee D08 on Roofing and Waterproofing has begun to tackle with a proposed new standard, WK46625, Guide for Establishing a Recycle Program for Roof Covers.

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NACE International

Author: C.G. Munger, Associate Author: Louis D. Vincent, ISBN: 1575902621 8 ½ “ x 11”, softbound, 564 pages. The latest edition of this classic text covers all aspects of the use of high-performance coatings. Read more...

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NACE International

Cathodic Protection Survey Procedures, 2nd Edition

Author: Brian Holtsbaum, ISBN: 9781575902524 7” x 9”, softbound, 416 pages. Revised and expanded Second Edition provides a detailed step-by-step procedure for onshore cathodic protection tests. Read more...

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CSA Group

Delays due to retesting can impact hazardous location product launch and installations schedules and, ultimately, your bottom line. Our hazardous locations training helps your products meet certifications requirements the first time through. Read more...

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IHS BRE Press

ISBN: 978-1-86081-938-4
Author: A P Butcher, J J M Powell and H D Skinner (Editors)
Publication date: 20 October 2006

Explore the background to foundation reuse and the key issues. This book gives advice on how to address risk through sound engineering principles and presents technical guidance on the processes for deciding on the correct foundation options. It also... Read more...

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IHS BRE Press

ISBN: 978-1-86081-727-4
Author: Andrew Charles
Publication date: 28 January 2005

This book draws together BRE published guidance on various aspects of foundations for low-rise buildings into a single unified format and approach. It gives an overview of ground behaviour and geotechnics, focussing on shallow foundations for low-rise buildings.

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IHS BRE Press

ISBN: 978-1-86081-891-2
Author: H D Skinner, J A Charles, P Tedd
Publication date: 21 December 2005

Get authoritative guidance on the investigation, treatment and foundation design for building development on brownfield and landfill sites. This integrated ground engineering strategy takes a risk-based approach. It concludes with case histories covering some common pr... Read more...

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IHS BRE Press

ISBN: 978-1-84806-192-7
Author: P Jaquin and C Augarde
Publication date: 9 January 2012

Explore strategies for the analysis and conservation of earth buildings, including adobe, cob and rammed earth. Richly illustrated with photographs and diagrams of buildings from around the world, this book provides an invaluable tool for the conservator, architect and engineer.

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IHS BRE Press

ISBN: 978-1-86081-978-0
Author: T Morton
Publication date: 29 February 2008

Improve your understanding of one of the oldest and most widespread building materials. This extensively illustrated guide to earth masonry provides guidance on using earth brick (a material of low embodied carbon and near-zero waste) to produce durable buildings that fit their climate and are su... Read more...

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