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  1. Building Materials

    By S.K. Duggal

    This text on building materials includes discussion of structural clay products, rocks and stones, wood, materials for making concrete, ferrous and non-ferrous metals, and miscellaneous materials....

    Published January 1st 1998 by CRC Press

  2. BREEAM 98 for Offices

    An Environmental Assessment Method for Office Buildings (BR 350)

    By Roger Baldwin

    BREEAM was launched in 1990 to provide an environmental assessment and labelling scheme for buildings. The scheme is updated periodically to ensure that it continues to represent best practice. This publication describes the version for offices and provides a background to the scheme and the...

    Published January 1st 1998 by IHS BRE Press

  3. Airtightness in UK Dwellings

    BRE's Test Results and their Significance (BR 359)

    By R.K. Stephen

    This report summarises the findings from a large number of airtightness measurements carried out by BRE in UK dwellings. It describes how airtightness may be measured in single dwellings, the relationship of air leakage with ventilation, and ways to improve airtightness. It is aimed at those...

    Published January 1st 1998 by IHS BRE Press

  4. Non-Domestic Building Energy Fact File

    (BR 339)

    By C.H. Pout

    First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 1st 1998 by IHS BRE Press

  5. Walls, Windows and Doors

    Performance, Diagnosis, Maintenance, Repair and the Avoidance of Defects (BR 352)

    By H.W. Harrison

    First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 1st 1998 by IHS BRE Press

  6. A BRE Guide to Radon Remedial Measures in Existing Dwellings: Dwellings with Cellars and Basements (BR 343)

    By C.R. Scivyer

    One of a series giving practical advice on methods of reducing radon levels in existing dwellings, based on a large body of remedial work carried out to advice given by BRE, and on discussions with others working in the field. It is intended to help surveyors, builders and householders who are...

    Published January 1st 1998 by IHS BRE Press

  7. Frca

    Compounding 2000 Issues, Solutions and Opportunities

    By Frca

    Published December 15th 1997 by CRC Press

  8. Acoustics in Moving Inhomogeneous Media

    By Vladimir E. Ostashev

    This is the first book to offer a complete and rigorous study of sound propagation and scattering in moving media that have regular and random inhomogeneities in adiabatic sound speed, density and medium velocity. The book is an invaluable resource for engineers and scientists who work on outdoor...

    Published December 4th 1997 by CRC Press

  9. Illustrated Dictionary of Building

    2nd Edition

    By Peter Brett

    An Illustrated Dictionary of Building is ideal for practitioners and students on GNVQ, NVQ Construction and The Built Environment and Building Craft Operative courses. The guide is also useful reference for those in Higher Education on Professional, Architectural and other associated courses with a...

    Published December 2nd 1997 by Routledge

  10. Green Building Handbook: Volume 1

    A Guide to Building Products and their Impact on the Environment

    By Tom Woolley, Sam Kimmins, Rob Harrison, Paul Harrison

    Environmentally responsible building involves resolving many conflicting issues and requirements. Each stage in the design process from the fundamental decisions about what, where and even whether to build has implications for the environment. Evolving out of the success of Green Building Digest, a...

    Published November 27th 1997 by Routledge