Use of Glass

The Use of Glass in Buildings  

Posted by robin-bobin at Sept. 8, 2009
The Use of Glass in Buildings

The Use of Glass in Buildings: 1st Symposium on the Use of Glass in Buildings, 2002, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (ASTM Special Technical Publication, 1434) By ASTM International
Publisher: ASTM International 2002-01-01 | 173 Pages | ISBN: 0803134584 | PDF | 3.4 MB

The broad focus of this comprehensive, new publication is the quality, design, use, and performance of architectural glass. Sixteen peer-reviewed papers cover: Quality Issues–addresses the problems associated with the use of ASTM C1036 for field inspections of glass; the interrelationship between building codes and glass standards; on-line quality control measuring systems for tempered and heat-strengthened glass; and the impact of self-cleaning glass…

Guidelines for Use of Glass in Buildings  

Posted by Alexpal at May 26, 2009
Guidelines for Use of Glass in Buildings

Guidelines for Use of Glass in Buildings by N. K. Garg
Publisher: New Age | Number Of Pages: 152 | Publication Date: 2007 | ISBN-10: 8122420656 | PDF | 5 Mb

More and more glass is being used in buildings. It is no longer considered a fragile material. It is recyclable and affordable. Glass is available in a wide range of architectural, structural, optical and acoustical properties to address the varying requirements of buildings. Knowledge about the use of glass in buildings along scientific lines is a 'gap' in the presently available literature. The book is an attempt to focus on comprehensive guidelines for use of glass in buildings. It covers: *Evolution of glass to the present state, *Glass types with their properties and uses, *Selection of glass for specific applications and uses, *Determination of thickness of glass used in exteriors of buildings, *Safe use of glass in interiors, *Prevalent glazing systems, *'Do's and 'Don'ts' about use of glass in buildings. As consolidated guidelines, the book is of immense value for architects, engineers, designers, consultancy firms, contractors, builders, window fabricators, glass manufacturers, glass processing industry and students of architecture, engineering and interior design.

Sustainable Use of Wood in Construction (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Dec. 1, 2016
Sustainable Use of Wood in Construction (repost)

Jim Coulson, "Sustainable Use of Wood in Construction"
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1118539664 | 216 pages | EPUB, PDF | 18 MB

Cognition and Tool Use: Forms of Engagement in Human and Animal Use of Tools  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by leonardo78 at Nov. 30, 2016
Cognition and Tool Use: Forms of Engagement in Human and Animal Use of Tools

Cognition and Tool Use: Forms of Engagement in Human and Animal Use of Tools by Christopher Baber
2003 | ISBN: 0415277280 | 192 pages | PDF | 2,2 MB

The ability to use tools is a distinguishing feature of human beings. It represents a complex psychomotor activity that we are only now beginning to comprehend.

A Nutritionist's Guide to the Clinical Use of Vitamin B-1  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by alt_f4 at Nov. 21, 2016
A Nutritionist's Guide to the Clinical Use of Vitamin B-1
A Nutritionist's Guide to the Clinical Use of Vitamin B-1 by Derrick Lonsdale
English | Oct 1987 | ISBN: 0943685028 | 189 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

This 214 page book is written for physicians and nutritionists. It outlines and reports the extensive clinical research carried out by the author over many years as a pediatrician in a large private subspecialty clinic.
Sustainability Improvements in the Concrete Industry: Use of Recycled Materials for Structural Concrete Production

Sustainability Improvements in the Concrete Industry: Use of Recycled Materials for Structural Concrete Production (Green Energy and Technology) by Carlo Pellegrino and Flora Faleschini
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3319285386 | 175 pages | PDF | 4 MB

Herz aus Glas / Heart of Glass (1976)  Video

Posted by fekmax at Nov. 13, 2016
Herz aus Glas / Heart of Glass (1976)

Herz aus Glas / Heart of Glass (1976)
German | BRRip | MKV | 944x576 | AVC @ 2606 kb/s | 1.86 GB
Audio: AC-3 @ 192 kb/s | 2 channels | 01:34:49 minutes | Subs: English (embedded)
Genre: Comedy, Drama

A small village is renowned for its "Ruby Glass" glass blowing works. When the foreman of the works dies suddenly without revealing the secret of the Ruby Glass, the town slides into a deep depression, and the owner of the glassworks becomes obssessed with the lost secret.
Inside the Business Enterprise: Historical Perspectives on the Use of Information (National Bureau of Economic Research Confere

Inside the Business Enterprise: Historical Perspectives on the Use of Information (National Bureau of Economic Research Conference Report) by Peter Temin
English | Feb. 1, 1992 | ISBN: 0226792048, 0226792021 | 272 Pages | PDF | 16 MB

How do business enterprises control their subunits? In what ways do existing paths of communication within a firm affect its ability to absorb new technology and techniques? How do American banks affect how companies operate? Do theoretical constructs correspond to actual behavior?
Screen-Smart Parenting : How to Find Balance and Benefit in Your Child's Use of Social Media

Screen-Smart Parenting :
How to Find Balance and Benefit in Your Child's Use of Social Media, Apps, and Digital Devices

by Jodi Gold and Tory Burch
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1462515533 | 331 Pages | True PDF | 2.22 MB

As a practicing child psychiatrist and mother of three, Jodi Gold has a unique understanding of both the mind-boggling benefits and the serious downsides of technology.

The Use of Signing Space in a Shared Sign Language of Australia  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Nov. 10, 2016
The Use of Signing Space in a Shared Sign Language of Australia

Anastasia Bauer, "The Use of Signing Space in a Shared Sign Language of Australia"
English | ISBN: 1614517339 | 2014 | 305 pages | PDF | 13 MB