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Environment and Services : Mitchells Building - Peter Burberry

Environment and Services

Mitchells Building

Paperback Published: 8th September 1997
ISBN: 9780582245211
Number Of Pages: 392

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Environment and Services provides a comprehensive introduction to the technical aspects of building design and construction in the fields of physical environment and services installation. It explains the principles involved, the materials and equipment required, design methods and applications.

The eighth edition has been brought fully up-to-date with the current building regulations and reflects recent trends by placing increased emphasis on environmental issues related to buildings.

The book is suitable for undergraduate degree courses in building, building surveying, building engineering and management, and architecture. It is also suitable for HNC/D courses in building studies and building services engineering as well as CIOB and RIBA examinations.

Comfort and global environmentp. 3
Moisturep. 8
Ventilation and air qualityp. 35
Daylightingp. 50
Heatp. 72
Soundp. 119
Thermal installationsp. 133
Electric lightingp. 178
Water supplyp. 199
Sanitary appliancesp. 229
Pipesp. 242
Drainage installationsp. 258
Sewage disposalp. 296
Refuse collection and storagep. 302
Electricity and telecommunicationsp. 306
Gas suppliesp. 332
Mechanical conveyorsp. 335
Firefighting equipmentp. 349
Ducted distribution of servicesp. 358
Thermal and vapour properties of materialsp. 367
Thermal factors for standard constructionp. 371
SI unitsp. 375
Indexp. 381
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ISBN: 9780582245211
ISBN-10: 0582245214
Series: Mitchells Building
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 392
Published: 8th September 1997
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.5 x 18.42  x 1.91
Weight (kg): 0.7
Edition Number: 8
Edition Type: New edition