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Newnes Building Services Pocket Book

Newnes Pockbook Series

Hardcover Published: 17th December 2003
ISBN: 9780750657853
Number Of Pages: 420

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Newnes Building Services Pocket Book is a unique compendium of essential data, techniques and procedures, best practice, and underpinning knowledge. This makes it an essential tool for engineers involved in the design and day-to-day running of mechanical services in buildings, and a valuable reference for managers, students and engineers in related fields.
This pocket reference gives the reader access to the knowledge and knowhow of the team of professional engineers who wrote the sixteen chapters that cover all aspects of mechanical building services. Topic coverage includes heating systems, ventilation, air conditioning, refrigeration, fans, ductwork, pipework and plumbing, drainage, and fire protection. The result is a comprehensive guide covering the selection of HVAC systems, and the design process from initial drafts through to implementation.
The second edition builds on the success of this popular guide with references to UK and EU legislation fully updated throughout, and coverage fully in line with the latest CIBSE guides.
* The essential toolkit for design engineers, maintenance engineers and students
* Fully updated edition complies with latest UK and EU legislation
* Key mechanical building services data and procedures in one handy volume

Industry Reviews

Reviews of Previous Edition:
"This pocket book is filled with comprehensive reference material for building services students, mid-career engineers and those involved with operating and managing mechanical building services." Campus Construction
From Amazon (5-star review)
"For a very small book, it covers a lot of ground, in more than adequate detail. Plumbing, A/C and drainage are all there. Definitely a very handy little pocket design guide." Engineer, Dubai

Energy and environmental considerations
Heating system design
Air conditioning and ventilation
Automatic controls
Terminal capacity regulation
Fans and their characteristics
Ductwork design
Heat rejection
Pipework design for closed water circuits
Fire protection
Coldwater services
Hotwater services
Building drainage
Sanitary plumbing
Roof drainage
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ISBN: 9780750657853
ISBN-10: 0750657855
Series: Newnes Pockbook Series
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 420
Published: 17th December 2003
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 19.05 x 11.43  x 3.18
Weight (kg): 0.43
Edition Number: 2
Edition Type: New edition