Building Standards

Scottish Building Standards in Brief (repost)  

Posted by interes at Nov. 21, 2013
Scottish Building Standards in Brief (repost)

Scottish Building Standards in Brief by Ray Tricker and Rozz Algar
English | October 17, 2008 | ISBN-10: 0750685581 | 936 pages | PDF | 11.5 Mb

Scottish Building Standards in Brief takes the highly successful formula of Ray Tricker's Building Regulations in Brief and applies it to the requirements of the Building (Scotland) Regulations 2004. With the same no-nonsense and simple to follow guidance but written specifically for the Scottish Building Standards it's the ideal book for builders, architects, designers and DIY enthusiasts working in Scotland.
Energy-Efficiency Standards and Green Building Certification Systems

Energy-Efficiency Standards and Green Building Certification Systems Used by the Department of Defense for Military Construction and Major Renovations
Board on
Infrastructure and the Constructed Environment; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; National Research Council

NASPress | 2013 | ISBN: 0309270383 9780309270380 | 232 pages | PDF | 10 MB

This issue includes a cost-benefit analysis, return on investment, and long-term payback for the building standards and green building certification systems

Digital Tutors: Building Websites with Dreamweaver 8  

Posted by Alexpal at July 11, 2007
Digital Tutors: Building Websites with Dreamweaver 8

Digital Tutors: Building Websites with Dreamweaver 8
Run Time: 3 hrs. 12 min., 1 disc | 200 Mb

Begin building standards-based websites in 3 hours of project-based training. Perfect for beginner to intermediate users.
Introduction to Digital Audio Coding and Standards (repost)

Introduction to Digital Audio Coding and Standards (The Springer International Series in Engineering and Computer Science) by Richard E. Goldberg
English | Dec. 31, 2002 | ISBN: 1402073577 | 434 Pages | PDF | 15 MB

Introduction to Digital Audio Coding and Standards provides a detailed introduction to the methods, implementations, and official standards of state-of-the-art audio coding technology. In the book, the theory and implementation of each of the basic coder building blocks is addressed. The building blocks are then fit together into a full coder and the reader is shown how to judge the performance of such a coder.
Toward High-quality Education in Peru: Standards, Accountability, and Capacity Building (Repost)

Toward High-quality Education in Peru: Standards, Accountability, and Capacity Building (World Bank Country Study) (Country Studies) by World Bank
English | 2007 | ISBN: 0821370170 | 166 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

Peru has made great strides in educational coverage.

Advances in Building Energy Research: Volume 3  

Posted by AlenMiler at Sept. 27, 2014
Advances in Building Energy Research: Volume 3

Advances in Building Energy Research: Volume 3 by Mat Santamouris
Routledge | June 2, 2009 | English | ISBN: 1844075176 | 336 pages | PDF | 4 MB

Advances in Building Energy Research (ABER) offers state-of-the-art information on the environmental science and performance of buildings, linking new technologies and methodologies with the latest research on systems, simulations and standards.
Building Android Apps with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript: Making Native Apps with Standards-Based Web Tools

Building Android Apps with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript: Making Native Apps with Standards-Based Web Tools By Jonathan Stark, Brian Jepson
Publisher: O'Re…illy Me.,.dia; 2 edition 2012 | 176 Pages | ISBN: 1449316417 | EPUB + PDF | 5 MB + 10 MB
Toward High-quality Education in Peru: Standards, Accountability, and Capacity Building (World Bank Country Study)

Toward High-quality Education in Peru: Standards, Accountability, and Capacity Building (World Bank Country Study)
World Bank Publications | August-10-2007 | ISBN: 0821370170 | 166 pages | PDF | 1.2MB

Peru has made great strides in educational coverage. Although the gender balance is not perfect, it is at about the same level as that found in the rest of Latin America. However, Peru has an inequality problem which cannot be explained solely in economic terms. Other factors, such as linguistic or cultural discrimination or a lack of attention to pedagogical development for the poor, seem to be at work.
Common Ground, Consensus Building and Continual Improvement: International Standards and Sustainable Building

Common Ground, Consensus Building and Continual Improvement: International Standards and Sustainable Building
Publisher: ASTM International | ISBN: 0803145071 | edition 2009 | PDF | 130 pages | 3,5 mb

This publication, Common Ground, Consensus Building, and Continual Improvement: Standards and Sustainable Building, contains papers presented at the first international symposium of the same name held in Washington, DC, on 19-20 April, 2007. The symposium was sponsored by the ASTM International Committee E06 on Performance of Buildings, Subcommittee E06.71 on Sustainability. The symposium co-chairs were Alison Kinn Bennett, EPA and Dru Meadows, theGreenTeam, Inc.

Time-Saver Standards for Architectural Design Data  

Posted by kimquy at Aug. 17, 2009
Time-Saver Standards for Architectural Design Data

Time-Saver Standards for Architectural Design Data
Mcgraw-Hill (Tx) | 7th edition | November 1 1997 | ISBN:0070685061 | 1072 pages | English | PDF | RAR | 136 MB

The standard reference in architecture and building construction, this Seventh Edition has been completely rewritten and revised with new contributions by over eighty world authorities and specialists. Now in a convenient single volume, it reflects essential changes and new knowledge in the field of architecture since the last edition 15 years ago. Part I contains new reference articles on the fundamentals of architecture and design. Part II contains design data on all aspects of architectural design and building construction, including substructure, superstructure, building shell, interiors, and services, and is formatted according to the Uniformat II classification system. First published in 1946, McGraw-Hill's Time-Saver Standards is one of the world's most widely consulted and respected references on architectural design and building construction fundamentals and data.