2015 International Fuel Gas Code

2015 International Fuel Gas Code Author International Code Council
ISBN-10 1609834771
Year 2014-06-05
Pages 176
Language en
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The 2015 INTERNATIONAL FUEL GAS CODE SOFT COVER sets forth requirements that address the design and installation of fuel gas systems and gas-fired appliances, based on the most current information and technology available. The requirements are performance-driven, making this an effective tool and valuable addition to a user's code products. In this updated code, the section on protection of piping has been completely rewritten, and readers are informed that line regulators installed in rigid piping must have a union installed to allow removal of the regulator.

International Fuel Gas Code 2003

International Fuel Gas Code 2003 Author
ISBN-10 1892395665
Year 2003
Pages 156
Language en
Publisher
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The 2003 International Fuel Gas Code (IFGC) addresses the design and installation of fuel gas systems and gas-fired appliances through requirements that emphasize performance. This is a comprehensive, excellent reference for code officials, engineers, architects, inspectors, plans examiners, contractors and anyone who needs a better understanding of these regulations. Prescriptive- and performance-based approaches to design are emphasized. The 2003 edition is fully compatible with all the International Codes published by the International Code Council (ICC).

2015 International Fuel Gas Code Turbo Tabs for Soft Cover

2015 International Fuel Gas Code Turbo Tabs for Soft Cover Author ICC
ISBN-10 1609835360
Year 2014-07-11
Pages
Language en
Publisher
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Customize your 2015 INTERNATIONAL FUEL GAS CODE SOFT COVER book with updated, easy-to-use TURBO TABS. These handy tabs will highlight the most frequently referenced sections of the latest version of the IFGC. They have been strategically designed by industry experts so that users can quickly and efficiently access the information they need, when they need it.

2015 International Fuel Gas Code Turbo Tabs for Loose Leaf

2015 International Fuel Gas Code Turbo Tabs for Loose Leaf Author ICC
ISBN-10 1609835352
Year 2014-07-11
Pages
Language en
Publisher
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Customize your 2015 INTERNATIONAL FUEL GAS CODE LOOSE LEAF book with updated, easy-to-use TURBO TABS. These handy tabs will highlight the most frequently referenced sections of the latest version of the IFGC. They have been strategically designed by industry experts so that users can quickly and efficiently access the information they need, when they need it.

Applying the Building Code

Applying the Building Code Author Ronald L. Geren
ISBN-10 9781118920756
Year 2016-03-21
Pages 464
Language en
Publisher John Wiley & Sons
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"The book provides a 28-step process that is organized according to the three phases of architectural design: schematic design, design development, and construction documents"--

Building Systems in Interior Design

Building Systems in Interior Design Author Sam Hurt
ISBN-10 9781351756921
Year 2017-10-12
Pages 402
Language en
Publisher Routledge
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Building Systems in Interior Design takes an entirely new approach to teaching this essential topic for Architects, Designers and Building Engineers. Written to prepare students for the real world and packed with practical examples, the book will foster an understanding of specific issues that are critical to those features of technical systems that most directly affect design. The book stresses the ever-present nature of these systems: they are everywhere, all the time. Taking a design oriented view, it outlines what can and cannot be done, and provides the student with the know-how and confidence to defend and promote their design intent when working with other industry professionals. Covering lighting, HVAC, plumbing and much more, the book is packed with key features to aid learning including: Numerous illustrations, plans and photographs Key terms defined in an extensive glossary Chapter introductions that identify key concepts and chapter summaries to re-visit those key concepts Professional design tips And a detailed bibliography and web links This book is not only a core text for interior design, building systems engineering and architecture students but will become an essential working reference through their careers.

DEWALT Plumbing Licensing Exam Guide Based on the 2015 IPC

DEWALT Plumbing Licensing Exam Guide  Based on the 2015 IPC Author American Contractors Exam Services
ISBN-10 9781305809666
Year 2015-11-10
Pages 256
Language en
Publisher Cengage Learning
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When you need to pass an apprentice, journeyman, contractor, or master licensing plumbing exam, the DEWALT PLUMBING LICENSING GUIDE, 4E is a great resource. This edition includes comprehensive content that contains over 500 practice questions. Also included are test-taking strategies, exam rules, as well as answer keys so you can get immediate feedback as you test your knowledge. Now updated to reflect the 2015 International Plumbing Code, you can expect a more current, more effective exam preparation than ever before. Check out our app, DEWALT Mobile ProTM. This free app is a construction calculator with integrated reference materials and access to hundreds of additional calculations as add-ons. To learn more, visit www.DEWALT.com/MOBILEPRO. Looking for online exam prep products? Check out DEWALT Contractor’s Exam Preparation at www.DEWALT.com/EXAMPREP and gain instant access to licensing exam preparation specifically created for the building trades. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Building Codes Illustrated

Building Codes Illustrated Author Francis D. K. Ching
ISBN-10 9781119150947
Year 2016-03-09
Pages 448
Language en
Publisher John Wiley & Sons
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Dive into the history and application of the IBC Building Codes Illustrated: A Guide to the 2015 International Building Code, Fifth Edition is a bestselling complement to the International Building Code, or IBC. Designed to give you an insider's look at the origins of the IBC, how it can be interpreted, and how it applies to design and construction, this updated text offers new information regarding hazmat occupancies, hospitals, and nursing homes, major changes to how building heights and areas are presented, as well as means of egress, and the latest information on building materials, interior environments, and structural provisions. Francis D.K. Ching's distinctive illustrations and the code expertise of Steven Winkel, FAIA, give students and professionals in architecture, interior design, construction, and engineering industries a user-friendly, easy-to-use guide to fundamentally understanding the 2015 IBC. Building codes and standards serve to establish minimum regulations that emphasize performance while prioritizing public health and safety. Updated every three years, the IBC is the most important reference that you can leverage throughout your career in architecture, design, or engineering. The IBC is a national 'model building code' which is adopted in some form by most building permit jurisdictions across the nation and in several foreign countries. Access the updated regulations reflected in the 2015 IBC Explore how the IBC was developed, and why it is an important component of so many industries Identify the areas of the IBC that have undergone the most change, such as the presentation of building heights and areas, along with changes to means of egress provisions Easily navigate and digest the information with full illustrations Building Codes Illustrated: A Guide to the 2015 International Building Code, Fifth Edition is a practical, fully illustrated reference that guides you through the latest in building code regulations.

Significant Changes to the International Residential Code 2015 Edition

Significant Changes to the International Residential Code   2015 Edition Author International Code Council
ISBN-10 9781305254749
Year 2014-07-21
Pages 428
Language en
Publisher Cengage Learning Trade
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Gain full access to the most critical updates in the International Residential Code®, including the real-world application of those changes and how they originated — all in a single, easy-to-use resource. SIGNIFICANT CHANGES TO THE INTERNATIONAL RESIDENTIAL CODE® 2015 Edition provides a comprehensive analysis of significant changes since the 2012 IRC®, offering key insights into its contents and implications. Coverage includes changes made to building, energy, mechanical, fuel gas, plumbing, and electrical provisions. Each change analysis features the affected code sections and identifies the change with strikethroughs and underlines to show modifications to the existing language. Each change is accompanied by a quick summary, detailed illustrations, and discussion of its significance, which brings the technical jargon of the code to life in a real-world setting. The attention to detail, logical organization, and thorough yet concise coverage found in this resource make it an ideal tool for transitioning from the 2012 IRC®.

2015 International Building Code Illustrated Handbook

2015 International Building Code Illustrated Handbook Author International Code Council
ISBN-10 9781259586132
Year 2015-08-05
Pages 1008
Language en
Publisher McGraw Hill Professional
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An easy-to-use visual guide to the 2015 International Building Code® Thoroughly revised to reflect the International Code Council’s 2015 International Building Code®, this full-color guide makes it easy to understand and apply complex IBC® provisions and achieve compliance. With an emphasis on structural and fire- and life-safety requirements, this practical resource has been designed to save time and money. The 2015 International Building Code® Illustrated Handbook provides all the information you need to get construction jobs done right, on time, and up to the requirements of the 2015 IBC®. Access to a suite of online bonus features is included with the book. Achieve Full Compliance with the 2015 IBC®: Scope and Administration Definitions Use and Occupancy Classification Special Detailed Requirements Based on Use and Occupancy General Building Heights and Areas Types of Construction Fire and Smoke Protection Features Interior Finishes Fire Protection Systems Means of Egress Accessibility Interior Environment Exterior Walls Roof Assemblies and Rooftop Structures Structural Design Structural Tests and Special Inspections Soils and Foundations Concrete Masonry Steel Wood Glass and Glazing Gypsum Board and Plaster Plastic Plumbing Elevators and Conveying Systems Special Construction Encroachments in the Public Right-of-Way Safeguards During Construction Appendices

HVAC Equations Data and Rules of Thumb Third Edition

HVAC Equations  Data  and Rules of Thumb  Third Edition Author Arthur Bell
ISBN-10 9780071829601
Year 2015-12-22
Pages 608
Language en
Publisher McGraw Hill Professional
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This comprehensive volume, often called the “HVAC bible,” has been thoroughly updated to cover the latest code changes, equipment, and techniques HVAC Equations, Data, and Rules of Thumb, 3e offers all of the information an HVAC student or professional needs in one resource. The book thoroughly explains the expansion of piping systems and temperature limitations of new materials such as polyethylene, polypropylene, PVC, CPVC, and PEX. Detailed information is included for all types of facilities, including offices, hotels, hospitals, restaurants, commercial spaces, and computer rooms. This practical handbook reflects all the latest code changes—including the ASHRAE standards—and explains how to interpret and put them to use. It includes completely updated coverage of new pumps, chillers, air handling units, cooling equipment, boilers, and pipe material. You will get complete coverage of sustainability organizations that have become more important since last edition, including LEED, USGBC, Energy Star. Features hundreds of equations and rules for everything from ductwork to air-handling systems Includes a brand-new chapter on sound, vibration, and acoustics Contains an updated list of equipment manufacturers for all products featured

Commercial Drafting and Detailing

Commercial Drafting and Detailing Author Alan Jefferis
ISBN-10 9781305560574
Year 2015-01-01
Pages 624
Language en
Publisher Cengage Learning
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The only book of its kind on the market today, COMMERCIAL DRAFTING AND DETAILING, 4E will give you everything you need to teach effectively - and with ease. You won't have to spend time pulling together pieces of various trade publications and supplementing them with your notes because it's all here, in one comprehensive resource. The fourth edition maintains the winning features of its previous editions; clear explanations and professional, practical examples that walk students through the architectural and structural drawings required in a complete set of commercial plans. It then builds on these successes by increasingly integrating design components into each chapter, replacing free-hand sketches with CAD skeleton drawings, and updating the information to reflect the 2015 International Building Code. The end result: you can spend less time preparing to teach and more time teaching, and your students get a valuable tool for staying current with industry trends and preparing to succeed in the classroom and beyond. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

International Residential Code for One And Two Family Dwellings 2015

International Residential Code for One And Two Family Dwellings 2015 Author International Code Council
ISBN-10 1609834704
Year 2014-06-19
Pages 902
Language en
Publisher
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This comprehensive code for homebuilding combines building, plumbing, mechanical, fuel gas, energy, and electrical provisions into a single resource. The 2015 INTERNATIONAL RESIDENTIAL CODE FOR ONE- AND TWO- FAMILY DWELLINGS SOFT COVER uses these provisions to provide detailed insight into the construction of one- and two-family dwellings and townhouses up to three stories high. Using foundational principles that facilitate the use of new materials and building designs to guide the content, this reference guide also establishes minimum regulations using prescriptive provisions. This updated code includes information on common walls separating townhouses, remodeling of an existing basement, ramps that do not serve the required egress door, and carbon monoxide alarms.

Architectural Drafting and Design

Architectural Drafting and Design Author Alan Jefferis
ISBN-10 9781305890312
Year 2016-01-01
Pages 1152
Language en
Publisher Cengage Learning
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ARCHITECTURAL DRAFTING AND DESIGN, Seventh Edition, is the definitive text for beginning, intermediate, or advanced architectural CAD operators. This full-color, comprehensive edition covers the basics of residential design while exploring numerous types of projects that a designer or architect is likely to complete during the design process. The Seventh Edition is up-to-date with content based on the most recent editions of relevant codes, including the 2015 International Residential Code (IRC), the 2015 International Building Code (IBC), the 2015 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC), and the 2012 International Green Construction Code (IgCC). The text opens with information on architectural styles that have dominated the field over the last four centuries, followed by basic design components related to site and structure. Commercial drafting, basic construction materials, common construction methods, and drawings typically associated with commercial construction are also covered. This bestseller complements informational content with practical, hands-on material, including step-by-step instructions for the design and layout of each type of drawing associated with a complete set of architectural plans--all presented via projects that can be completed using CAD drawing methods. This proven text equips readers with the knowledge and skills needed to complete the drawings that most municipalities require to obtain a building permit for a single-family residence. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.