Building & Construction: Building Techniques

  • Construction of Buildings on Expansive Soils book cover

    Construction of Buildings on Expansive Soils

    1st Edition

    By E.A. Sorochan

    The series comprises selected translations of Russian geotechnical literature, and this is a translation of a 1989 second edition reference. Coverage includes laws governing expansion and contraction of argillaceous soils, principles governing deformation of soil mass and foundations during soil exp…

    Hardback – 1991-01-01
    CRC Press

  • Sanitation Details book cover

    Sanitation Details

    1st Edition

    By L. Woolley

    A companion volume to Drainage Details, the two volumes provide a compact and exact source of reference dealing with the drainage of buildings from sanitary appliance through the underground drainage network, to the final outfall.…

    Paperback – 1990-05-01
    Routledge

  • Quality Assurance of Welded Construction book cover

    Quality Assurance of Welded Construction

    2nd Edition

    Edited by N T Burgess

    Since the first edition of this book was published, most developments in welding construction have been within the quality assurance element of the process rather than in welding technology itself.The continuous pressures from worldwide clients seeking better reliability from welded structures has…

    Hardback – 1989-04-10
    CRC Press

  • A Practical Guide to Single Storey House Extensions book cover

    A Practical Guide to Single Storey House Extensions

    1st Edition

    By Andrew R. Williams

    A guide to tackling the problems experienced in a project of this nature relevant to planning and building control procedures.…

    Paperback – 1989-03-16
    Routledge

  • Design Load for Water Supply in Buildings book cover

    Design Load for Water Supply in Buildings

    1st Edition

    Edited by F. Kiya, S. Murakawa

    .…

    Hardback – 1989-01-01
    CRC Press

  • Drainage Details book cover

    Drainage Details

    2nd Edition

    By L. Woolley

    A unique set of 45 information sheets giving complete details of all forms of drainage work for the builder and surveyor.…

    Paperback – 1988-08-31
    Routledge

  • Building Failures: Diagnosis and avoidance book cover

    Building Failures

    Diagnosis and avoidance, 2nd Edition

    By W.H. Ransom

    In recent years building failures and the resulting lawsuits and awards for damages have frequently been in the news. The biggest headlines may have been reserved for structural failures and complete collapses, but we should not forget the less newsworthy failures such as leaky roofs, damp walls,…

    Paperback – 1987-11-19
    Routledge

  • Builders' Detail Sheets book cover

    Builders' Detail Sheets

    2nd Edition

    By S. Smith, Mr P Stronach, P. Stronach

    This book contains a unique set of information sheets, covering all aspects of building from sit setting-out to roofs and floors. It gives builders and students of building a sound knowledge of materials, their properties and limitations, and shows the practice of using these materials for sound…

    Paperback – 1986-09-30
    Routledge

  • Site Carpentry book cover

    Site Carpentry

    1st Edition

    By C.K. Austin

    This book deals with sound craftsmanship utilising correct tools and materials. Practical advice on subjects such as framework, design and construction, timberfloor construction and arch centres.…

    Paperback – 1986-09-30
    Routledge

  • Supervision of Concrete Construction 1 book cover

    Supervision of Concrete Construction 1

    1st Edition

    By Dr J Richardson

    These two volumes provide authoritative guidance on all aspects of concrete construction from the point of view of the supervisor responsible for the work on site. They will also be of value to the section manager, foreman, clerk of works as well as to the design and construction engineer who need…

    Hardback – 1986-09-26
    CRC Press

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