The Green Book of Construction Terminology

The Green Book of Construction Terminology

The purpose of this book is not only to serve as an English-Spanish reference book to look up a term when needed, but also as a guide to learn the most frecquently used construction terms.

Author: José Leyva

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 1979931720

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Page: 168

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The purpose of this book is not only to serve as an English-Spanish reference book to look up a term when needed, but also as a guide to learn the most frecquently used construction terms. Learn just a few terms every day, and soon you will be acquainted with the most common construction terminology in English and Spanish.
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Green Building Glossary for Interpreters

Green Building Glossary for Interpreters

How to Use This Book The purpose of this book is not only to serve as an English-Spanish reference book to look up a term when needed, but also as a guide to learn the most frequently used construction terms.

Author: José Leyva

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 1729793657

Category:

Page: 168

View: 917

How to Use This Book The purpose of this book is not only to serve as an English-Spanish reference book to look up a term when needed, but also as a guide to learn the most frequently used construction terms. Learn just a few terms every day, and soon you will be acquainted with the most common construction terminology in English and Spanish.
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Construction Superintendents

Construction Superintendents

To reaffirm some basic construction terminology introduced in Chapter 1,
contractors hire craftsmen or tradesmen, not workers ... The Green Book is also
known as 'The Plan for the Settlement of Jurisdictional Disputes', revised May 1,
2011 ...

Author: Len Holm

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9780429683107

Category: Architecture

Page: 264

View: 800

Construction Superintendents: Essential Skills for the Next Generation is the first college-level textbook designed to prepare you to take on a site supervisor role on a complex jobsite. The book covers the responsibilities of superintendents in relation to the jobsite project management team, the project owners, designers, and municipal services. The book outlines the development of the superintendent and his or her role and responsibilities in twenty-first century construction projects. Using examples and case studies of cutting-edge jobsite practices from the use of computer applications to leadership and capital development, this book lays out all the functions of a modern site superintendent in an easy-to-understand format. The book includes: coverage of the full spectrum of tasks and skills required from the pre-construction phase, through start-up, operation and close-out, plus advanced topics for those serious about leading the field real-world case studies, forms, and documentation stored on a companion website chapter summaries, review questions, and exercises to aid both teaching and learning. This book fills in the long-standing need for an academic textbook designed as an applied instructional resource suitable for university and college students enrolled in construction management and construction engineering programmes.
Categories: Architecture

Construction Law Handbook

Construction Law Handbook

... with Contractor's Design JCT Intermediate Form of Building Contract , 1998 (
IFC 98 ) JCT Standard Form of Measured Term Contract , 1998 . The Institution of
Chemical Engineers The contracts include : IChemE Green Book Contract , 1992
 ...

Author:

Publisher: Thomas Telford

ISBN: 0727728830

Category: Construction contracts

Page: 852

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- The planning system - Financing the project - Public sector projects - Public/private sector partnerships - Tender process - The construction contract - Construction insurance - Ways of operating - Working with others - Working internationally - The engineer's appointment - Collateral warranties - Professional indemnity insurance - Copyright and intellectual property - Employment law - Computers and IT - Law of contract - Law of tort - Environmental law - Health and safety law - Insolvency in construction - Administration of claims - Litigation - Arbitration - Adjudication
Categories: Construction contracts

Construction Accounting Financial Management

Construction Accounting   Financial Management

45, Long-Term Construction-Type Contracts, 32, 33, 263-265, 271, 347 Audit and
Accounting Guide - Construction ... 274, 347, 460 All-risk insurance, 465 Allied
Equipment Dealer (AED) Greenbook, 230 Alternative minimum tax (AMT), 449 ...

Author: William Palmer

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 007135963X

Category: Law

Page: 610

View: 776

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product.
Categories: Law

Builder s Guide to Accounting

Builder s Guide to Accounting

272 pages , 8 ' / 2 x 11 , $ 35.00 Greenbook Standard Specifications For Public
Works Construction Since 1967 , eleven ... Calismantextramed Craftsman's
Illustrated Dictionary of Construction Terms Almost everything you could possibly
want ...

Author: Michael C. Thomsett

Publisher: Craftsman Book Company

ISBN: 1572181052

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 355

View: 530

This book includes self-test section at the end of each chapter. Test yourself, then check answers in the back of the book to see how you score. CD-ROM included.
Categories: Business & Economics

Illustrated Dictionary of Building Design and Construction

Illustrated Dictionary of Building Design and Construction

You'll find full details and pictorial coverage of: Project Management Construction Procedures Design-Build Eco-Design and Green Building Materials and Applications There is no better way to gain insight into the coordination of the ...

Author: Ernest Burden

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Pub

ISBN: UOM:39015059558554

Category: Architecture

Page: 296

View: 584

Anyone involved in the building industry - from architects and engineers to subcontractors and interior designers - will turn to this treasure trove of images and information The only illustrated dictionary to include construction, design, and related business terminology, it includes more photos and detailed drawings than any other book on the shelf. Shows pre- and post-construction aspects of building components.
Categories: Architecture

Build Your Own Garage Manual

Build Your Own Garage Manual

Each step of the construction process is illustrated in detail . Several design
alternatives are presented for your consideration . You will understand the
construction terminology used in this book as you progress . A Garage Glossary
is provided ...

Author: Michael Kirchwehm

Publisher: Home Design Alternatives, Incorporated

ISBN: 0934039461

Category: House & Home

Page: 92

View: 479

Categories: House & Home

RSMeans Illustrated Construction Dictionary with Free Interactive CD ROM

RSMeans Illustrated Construction Dictionary  with Free Interactive CD ROM

With the latest in construction methods, materials, and equipment, this edition includes new terminology used in construction specialties, such as: "Green," or Sustainable Building Historic Preservation and Building Re-Use Technologies for ...

Author: RSMeans

Publisher: RSMeans

ISBN: 0876290926

Category: Architecture

Page: 880

View: 905

The new, updated fourth edition of RSMeans' popular construction dictionary features over 20,000 terms, phrases and abbreviations, as well as over 1,400 illustrations. Your reliable source for: Comprehensive coverage of the construction trades, practices, and equipment Easy-to-understand, illustrated definitions of building materials and methods Updated and expanded coverage of new trends in the industry such as building automation, green building, energy conservation and more Regional terminology and slang expressions Extensive reference section with plan symbols, contact listings for professional organizations, conversions and equivalents, and more A free CD-ROM is included that lets you browse and search the complete print version of the dictionary, with additional expanded information and graphics. As a desk or field reference, RSMeans Illustrated Construction Dictionary is invaluable for architects, contractors, and facility owners and managers, as well as insurance and real estate professionals, attorneys, and anyone else who needs to understand construction terminology. RSMeans is the leading provider of cost and reference information on facility design, construction, and management in North America.
Categories: Architecture

Sources of Construction Information Books

Sources of Construction Information  Books

A09 - 2662 Equipment Guide - Book , Construction Equipment Cost Reference
Guide . A09 - 2666 ... A09 - 2667 Equipment Guide - Book , Green Guide : Off
Highway Trucks and Trailers . ... Boyce , Real Estate Appraisal Terminology .
Collison ...

Author: Jules B. Godel

Publisher:

ISBN: WISC:89034009605

Category: Reference

Page: 661

View: 395

Categories: Reference

Reference Services Review

Reference Services Review

Books specially designed to inform civil engineers in these areas are available in
large numbers and they include the following ... Specifications and price data are
also available from sources like the Green Guide for Construction Equipment , 18
Green Guide for Lift ... One of the most useful general dictionaries in the area is
the Illustrat-ed Encyclopedic Dictionary of Building and Construction Terms .

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39076000290721

Category: Electronic journals

Page:

View: 328

Categories: Electronic journals

Market Status Report

Market Status Report

It is also used under parking lots , driveways , and building foundations , and as
pipe trench structural backfill . Concrete ... Aggregate Specifications Greenbook
The Greenbook is the common name for the Standard Specifications for Public
Works ... In Caltrans ' terminology , aggregate base ( AB ) is the layer that
supports the pavement , and aggregate subbase ( ASB ) is the layer that supports
the AB .

Author: California Integrated Waste Management Board

Publisher:

ISBN: UCSD:31822023630718

Category: Aggregates (Building materials)

Page: 11

View: 719

Categories: Aggregates (Building materials)

Build Your Own Deck Manual

Build Your Own Deck Manual

Each step of the construction process is illustrated in detail . Several design
alternatives are presented for your consideration . You will understand the
construction terminology used in this book as you progress . A Deck Glossary is
provided ...

Author: Michael Kirchwehm

Publisher: Home Design Alternatives, Incorporated

ISBN: 0934039488

Category: House & Home

Page: 68

View: 621

Handy at Home? Build your own Deck in record time!--Amazon.com.
Categories: House & Home

New Serial Titles

New Serial Titles

Spine title: SBCCI standard gas code - Continues: Southern Building Code
Congress. Southern standard gas code. 1. ... “Popularly known as the Green
Book.” Amendments are ... ISSN 1049-8605 = Standardization of technical
terminology. 1.

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015030016334

Category: Periodicals

Page:

View: 609

Categories: Periodicals

Green Building A to Z

Green Building A to Z

This book presents the basic concepts and terminology used in designing and
constructing green buildings, based on state-of-the-art design and construction
practices in 2007. It is designed for you, the intelligent reader, who may not be ...

Author: Jerry Yudelson

Publisher: New Society Publishers

ISBN: 9781550923513

Category: Architecture

Page: 240

View: 548

Green building is the fastest-growing trend to hit since the Internet, bringing with it an enormous range of new products, systems, and technologies. Green Building A to Z is an informative, technically accurate, and highly visual guide to green building, for both decision-makers and interested citizens. It begins with an introduction to the importance of green buildings and a brief history of the green building movement, outlines the benefits and costs of green buildings, and shows how you can influence the spread of green buildings. The book touches on key issues, such as enhancing water conservation, reducing energy use, and creating a conservation economy. The book examines all aspects of green buildings, including: Architecture 2030 Locally sourced materials Natural ventilation Solar energy Zero-net-energy buildings More than just a reference, this book emphasizes the importance of green buildings and green developments for a sustainable future. It will be an invaluable resource for businesspeople, homeowners, product manufacturers, developers, building industry professionals, and government officials.
Categories: Architecture

Union Membership and Earnings Data Book

Union Membership and Earnings Data Book

To order extra copies of this report, Union Membership and Earnings Data Book
1994, call 1*800-452-7773. ... For your comparison before and during
negotiations — here are dozens of jurisdictional agreements you won't find in the
Green Book. ... Softcover ISBN 0-87179-851-4/Order Code: 0851/$45.00
Construction Craft Jurisdiction Agreements 1995 Edition By ... give step-by- step
advice about problems and opportunities; and include the text of the LMRA, an
NLRB glossary and ...

Author: Barry T. Hirsch

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:35128001714672

Category: Labor union members

Page: 128

View: 655

Categories: Labor union members

Choice

Choice

In developing these theories , Antonovsky draws liberally from research and
writers in many different fields . His book ... An excellent glossary is included for
one who is not fully apprised of electrical construction terminology . ... Pelletier ,
Mind as healer , mind as slayer ( 1977 ) ; Elmer and Alyce Green , Beyond
biofeedback ( CHOICE , June 1978 ) ; and Herbert Benson , The relaxation
response ( 1975 ) .

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: UCSC:32106005850372

Category: Academic libraries

Page:

View: 674

Categories: Academic libraries

Geological Data Management

Geological Data Management

The construction and content of these hierarchical synonymy data dictionaries is
closely related to ' translating records ... All the names listed in Table 3 were
selected from the Green Book for ( ii ) Stratigraphy The stratigraphic terminology
is ...

Author: J. R. A. Giles

Publisher: Geological Society Publishing House

ISBN: UOM:39015034525942

Category: CD-ROMs

Page: 185

View: 207

Categories: CD-ROMs

Guide to Reference Books

Guide to Reference Books

Author: Eugene P. (Eugene Paul) Sheehy

Publisher: ALA Editions

ISBN: UOM:39015040627955

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 2020

View: 319

Presents an annotated bibliography of general and subject reference books covering the humanities, social and behavioral sciences, history, science, technology, and medicine.
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines

Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus

Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus

Author: Maurice Waite

Publisher: American Chemical Society

ISBN: UOM:39015070704591

Category: English language

Page: 1248

View: 124

The second edition of the Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus is the perfect language resource, combining a dictionary and thesaurus text. This means that you only have to reach for one book when you need language help. In this edition the dictionary and thesaurus texts are integrated so that the thesaurus entry for a word follows the dictionary entry directly. This is based on market research into user preferences making the dictionary accessible, clear, and easy to use. New to this edition is a centre section for crossword enthusiasts and puzzle solvers, containing hundreds of thematic word lists. With 300,000 definitions, synonyms, and antonyms, this really is the ultimate tool for anyone who loves language-based quizzes and puzzles. The Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus also features usage notes to help you deal with tricky vocabulary and improve your writing style. The ultimate reference tool for your shelf - but not designed to stay there!
Categories: English language