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2 edition of structure of building specifications found in the catalog.

structure of building specifications

Steven J. Fenves

structure of building specifications

by Steven J. Fenves

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Bureau of Standards : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Buildings -- Specifications -- United States.,
    • Solar heating -- Specifications -- United States.,
    • Plumbing -- Specifications -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 76-77.

      StatementSteven J. Fenves and Kirk Rankin, Hotchand K. Tejuja.
      SeriesNational Bureau of Standards building science series ; 90, NBS building science series ;, 90.
      ContributionsRankin, B. Kirk, joint author., Tejuja, Hotchand K., joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTA435 .U58 no. 90, TH425 .U58 no. 90
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 77 p. ;
      Number of Pages77
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4893675M
      LC Control Number76026695

        In Specifications for Building Conservation, the National Trust draws on a range of case studies and specifications to provide a much needed guide to specification writing for building gh traditional building accounts for approximately a quarter of all buildings in the UK, the old skills and understanding required for their care and maintenance have been increasingly Cited by: 1. Presented in a clear structure and user-friendly style, the book goes through all the structural aspects of a building and assesses the importance of the different components. It explains the structural behaviour of buildings, giving some of the basics of structures together with plenty of real-life examples and guidance.

      STEEL FRAMING GUIDE STEEL FRAMING GUIDE A N E A S Y- T O - U S E G U I D E F O R S T E E L F R A M E C O N S T R U C T I O N Introduction Steel framing is a practical, code approved solution to many of the limitations that builders . For writing specifications for construction contracts, care must be taken to ensure consistency of requirements throughout and conformity with what is written in other documents. This consistency can be promoted if one person drafts all the documents or, if parts are written by others, one person carefully reads through the whole finished set.

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