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McGraw-Hill Construction Locator (McGraw-Hill Construction Series) : Building Codes, Construction Standards, Project Specifications, and Government Regulations - Joseph MacDonald

McGraw-Hill Construction Locator (McGraw-Hill Construction Series)

Building Codes, Construction Standards, Project Specifications, and Government Regulations

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Published: 1st January 2007
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QUICKLY LOCATE COMPLEX CODES, REQUIREMENTS, AND LAWS FOR EVERY BUILDING JOB

If you're a building professional, here's your chance to slash untold hours of bureaucratic legwork from your schedule--with the "McGraw-Hill Construction Locator."

Packed with a wealth of time-saving and budget-preserving solutions, this unique, 600-page resource delivers clear, where-to-find-it directions to: Building codes Building documents Construction standards Project specifications Federal and state regulations Government services And more

CONQUER RED TAPE

The "McGraw-Hill Construction Locator" is much more than a directory. It also gives you descriptions and contact information for the nearly 500 organizations that develop and produce these documents, codes and standards. Plus, the book follows the universally accepted CSI Master Format, to help accelerate your searches even more.

END THE PAPER CHASE

Written by a 40-year veteran of the construction industry, the "McGraw-Hill Construction Locator" is the resource you'll turn to again and again during every project. It promises to dramatically minimize the time you spend wrangling paperwork - and maximize the time you can spend doing what you do best. "Companion web site features exclusive content "

Forewordp. ix
Prefacep. xi
Introductionp. 1
Historical Perspectivep. 2
Document Identificationp. 4
Building codesp. 4
Construction standardsp. 5
Standard categoriesp. 5
Project specificationsp. 6
Government regulationsp. 7
Miscellaneous restrictionsp. 7
Regulations Knowledgep. 8
Development Proceduresp. 10
Application Problemsp. 12
Referencesp. 12
Building Codesp. 13
International Codesp. 14
Code Commentaries-ICCp. 15
Specialty Industry Codesp. 16
Construction Standardsp. 19
Facility Constructionp. 20
Generalp. 20
Existing conditionsp. 27
Concretep. 31
Masonryp. 33
Metalsp. 35
Wood, plastics & compositesp. 44
Insulationp. 47
Openingsp. 48
Finishesp. 49
Specialtiesp. 50
Equipmentp. 50
Special constructionp. 50
Conveying equipmentp. 51
Facility Servicesp. 51
Fire suppressionp. 51
Plumbingp. 57
Heating, ventilating & air conditioningp. 64
Integrated automationp. 67
Electricalp. 67
Communicationsp. 75
Electronic safety & securityp. 76
Site & Infrastructurep. 76
Earthworkp. 76
Exterior improvementsp. 77
Utilitiesp. 77
Transportationp. 77
Waterway & marine constructionp. 80
Process Equipmentp. 80
Pollution control equipmentp. 80
Project Specificationsp. 87
Facility Constructionp. 88
Facility Servicesp. 105
Site & Infrastructurep. 111
Process Equipmentp. 113
Government Regulationsp. 117
Federal Acts & Lawsp. 119
Asbestosp. 119
Endangered speciesp. 119
Energy conservationp. 119
Energy policyp. 120
Environmental protectionp. 120
Fastenersp. 120
Fire protection/preventionp. 120
Hazardous & solid wastesp. 120
Historic preservationp. 120
Housingp. 121
Noise controlp. 121
Pesticidesp. 121
Pollution controlp. 121
Safety & healthp. 121
Transportationp. 122
Water resourcesp. 122
Construction Criteria Basep. 122
p. 122
p. 123
p. 124
p. 124
Document Distributorsp. 125
Research & Developmentp. 126
Acousticsp. 126
Airportsp. 126
Arid regionsp. 126
Asbestosp. 126
Atmospheric sciencesp. 126
Barrier-free designp. 126
Bridgesp. 126
Building technologyp. 127
Ceramicsp. 127
Chemicalsp. 127
Coastalp. 127
Cold regionsp. 128
Combustion technologyp. 128
Computersp. 128
Concretep. 128
Conservationp. 128
Construction materialsp. 128
Construction technologyp. 128
Correctional facilitiesp. 129
Corps of engineersp. 129
Earth sciencesp. 129
Earthquakesp. 129
Ecologyp. 130
Electrical/electronicsp. 130
Emergencies/disastersp. 130
Energyp. 130
Engineering technologyp. 131
Environmentalp. 131
Fire protection/preventionp. 132
Departmentsp. 132
Hazardsp. 133
Housingp. 133
Hydraulicsp. 133
Hydrologyp. 133
Maps & mappingp. 133
Materials sciencep. 134
Nondestructive testingp. 134
Nuclear technologyp. 134
Pavementsp. 134
Plasticsp. 134
Plumbingp. 134
Shock & vibrationp. 134
Softwarep. 135
Soil mechanicsp. 135
Standardsp. 135
Structuresp. 135
Technical publicationsp. 135
Thermodynamicsp. 135
Toxic hazardsp. 135
Water & wastewaterp. 135
Weather/climatep. 135
Wood & lumberp. 135
Appendices
Reference Publicationsp. 137
Standards Writing Bodiesp. 143
Document Distributorsp. 149
Keyword Indexp. 153
Organization Acronymsp. 183
Organization Profilesp. 197
Indexp. 285
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ISBN: 9780071475303
ISBN-10: 0071475303
Series: McGraw-Hill Construction
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 600
Published: 1st January 2007
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 24.0 x 19.2  x 2.8
Weight (kg): 0.75
Edition Number: 1