1st Edition

Building Services, Technology and Design

ISBN 9780582279414
Published June 19, 1997 by Routledge
324 Pages

USD $84.95

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Book Description

Building Services, Technology and Design provides a concise guide to the installation and design of principal services in domestic and commercial buildings. It covers the level 2 module of The CIOB's Education Framework and is officially sanctioned by the CIOB as the recognised text for that module. The book combines theory, design and application in one volume and is supported throughout with illustrations, design examples, tables and charts.

Services covered include: cold and hot water; heating; ventilation; air conditioning; gas; electricity; security; fire control; sanitation; drainage and transport systems.

Building Services, Technology and Design is a core text for the CIOB level 2 module, as well as BTEC HNC/D building studies and degree courses in building. It is also an essential reference for all members of the facilities management and construction industry.

Table of Contents

1. Cold water supply   2. Hot water supply  3. Thermal systems and distribution  4. Ventilation  5. Air conditioning principles  6. Gas supply  7. Electricity supply and distribution  8. Sanitation and drainage   9. Security and fire protection  10. Transportation: lifts, escalators and travelators

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Roger Greeno is a consultant, examiner and established author of many construction papers and publications, with extensive experience in further and higher education; he formerly lectured at the University of Portsmouth.