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Building Construction: Metric Volume 4, 4/e

Building Construction:  Metric Volume 4,  4/e

  • WB McKay
  • Author: WB McKay
    • ISBN:9789332508255
    • 10 Digit ISBN:9332508259
    • Price:Rs. 625.00
    • Pages:283
    • Imprint:Pearson Education
    • Binding:Paperback
    • Status:Available


    A well-established series of reference books covering various aspects of building construction. Volumes I, II and III are concerned essentially with the principles and sound methods of construction chiefly traditional in character. Volume IV describes more advanced building techniques with the latest systems well illustrated.

    Table of Content

    1. Site Preparations and Foundations
    2. Steel and Reinforced Concrete Construction
    3. Fire Protection
    4. Walls
    5. Timber Roofs
    6. Light-weight Roofing Materials
    7. Balconies and Canopies
    8. Internal Finishes to Walls and Ceilings
    9. Special Doors and Windows
    10. Internal Plumbing
    11. Electrical and Gas Services
    12. Thermal Insulation and Heating Systems

    Salient Features

    o In metric units