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  1. Construction Equipment Management for Engineers, Estimators, and Owners

    By Douglas D. Gransberg, Calin M. Popescu, Richard Ryan

    Series: Civil and Environmental Engineering

    Based on the authors' combined experience of seventy years working on projects around the globe, Construction Equipment Management for Engineers, Estimators, and Owners contains hands-on, how-to information that you can put to immediate use. Taking an approach that combines analytical and practical...

    Published June 13th 2006 by CRC Press

  2. Water Treatment Unit Processes

    Physical and Chemical

    By David W. Hendricks

    Series: Civil and Environmental Engineering

    The unit process approach, common in the field of chemical engineering, was introduced about 1962 to the field of environmental engineering. An understanding of unit processes is the foundation for continued learning and for designing treatment systems. The time is ripe for a new textbook that...

    Published January 13th 2006 by CRC Press

  3. Wind and Earthquake Resistant Buildings

    Structural Analysis and Design

    By Bungale S. Taranath

    Series: Civil and Environmental Engineering

    Developed as a resource for practicing engineers, while simultaneously serving as a text in a formal classroom setting, Wind and Earthquake Resistant Buildings provides a fundmental understanding of the behavior of steel, concrete, and composite building structures. The text format follows, in a...

    Published December 15th 2004 by CRC Press

  4. Hydraulics of Spillways and Energy Dissipators

    By Rajnikant M. Khatsuria

    Series: Civil and Environmental Engineering

    An unsurpassed treatise on the state-of-the-science in the research and design of spillways and energy dissipators, Hydraulics of Spillways and Energy Dissipators compiles a vast amount of information and advancements from recent conferences and congresses devoted to the subject. It highlights...

    Published October 27th 2004 by CRC Press

  5. Environmental Pollution Control Microbiology

    A Fifty-Year Perspective

    By Ross E. McKinney

    Series: Civil and Environmental Engineering

    Compiling knowledge gained through more than 50 years of experience in environmental engineering technology, this book illustrates the application of fundamental concepts in microbiology to provide a sound basis for the design and operation of various biological systems used in solving...

    Published March 11th 2004 by CRC Press

  6. Project Scheduling Handbook

    By Jonathan F. Hutchings

    Series: Civil and Environmental Engineering

    Offering real-world strategies gleaned from years of professional experience, this book contains the essential tools to prepare a well-organized, efficient, and effective working production schedule for successful construction outcomes. The only guide to address the day-to-day needs with hands-on,...

    Published September 30th 2003 by CRC Press

  7. Reinforced Soil Engineering

    Advances in Research and Practice

    Edited by Hoe I. Ling, Dov Leshchinsky, Fumio Tatsuoka

    Series: Civil and Environmental Engineering

    This one-of-a-kind reference evaluates the efficacy, stability, and strength of various soil walls, slopes, and structures enhanced by geosynthetic materials. Offering stimulating contributions from more than 50 leading specialists in the field, Reinforced Soil Engineering compiles recent...

    Published August 19th 2003 by CRC Press

  8. Multifunctional Cement-Based Materials

    By Deborah D. L. Chung

    Series: Civil and Environmental Engineering

    Unique in its focus on functional properties, this book examines the resistive, piezoresistive, thermoelectric, and electromagnetic behavior of multifunctional cement-based materials for reduced cost, improved durability and maintenance, and optimization of various structural designs. The author...

    Published July 11th 2003 by CRC Press

  9. Estimating Building Costs

    Edited by Calin M. Popescu, Kan Phaobunjong, Nuntapong Ovararin

    Series: Civil and Environmental Engineering

    Companies live or die on the basis of estimating their costs. Preparing estimates and bidding for new jobs is a complex and often costly process. There is no substitute for on the job training -- until now. Drawing on the authors' combined experience of more than 70 years, Estimating Building Costs...

    Published April 22nd 2003 by CRC Press

  10. Geotechnical Engineering

    Principles and Practices of Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering

    By V.N.S. Murthy

    Series: Civil and Environmental Engineering

    A must have reference for any engineer involved with foundations, piers, and retaining walls, this remarkably comprehensive volume illustrates soil characteristic concepts with examples that detail a wealth of practical considerations, It covers the latest developments in the design of drilled pier...

    Published October 25th 2002 by CRC Press

Forthcoming Books

  1. Sealants in Construction, Second Edition
    By Jerome Klosowski, Andreas T. Wolf
    To Be Published September 15th 2015

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