2015 International Mechanical Code

  • Filename: 2015-international-mechanical-code.
  • ISBN: 1609834798
  • Release Date: 2014-06-05
  • Number of pages: 144
  • Author: International Code Council
  • Publisher:



For the most current mechanical codes that address the design and installation of the most current mechanical systems, use the 2015 INTERNATIONAL MECHANICAL CODE SOFT COVER. Designed to provide comprehensive regulations for mechanical systems and equipment, it includes coverage of HVAC, exhaust systems, chimneys and vents, ducts, appliances, boilers, water heaters, refrigerators, hydronic piping, and solar systems. This valuable reference uses prescriptive- and performance- related provisions to establish minimum regulations for a variety of systems. This updated code includes information on condensate pumps, and the ventilation system for enclosed parking garages.

Building Codes Illustrated

  • Filename: building-codes-illustrated.
  • ISBN: 9780471741893
  • Release Date: 2007
  • Number of pages: 400
  • Author: Francis D. K. Ching
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons



Get the easy–to–use, illustrated guide to the 2006 International Building Code®. As the building industry moves toward a single set of construction codes that have no regional limitations, architects, builders, engineers, and interior designers need an interpretive guide to help them better understand how the code affects their practices. The seond edition of Building Codes Illustrated fills this need by interpreting the updated 2006 International Building Code® (IBC) in a visual format that designers both need and understand. This unique marriage of bestselling author Francis D.K. Ching′s illustrative talent and Steven Winkel′s code expertise provides an accessible, time–saving companion guide to the latest code. The visual presentation of information extracts the core portions of the building code that are most relevant for professionals and hones building codes down to the essentials. Organized to correspond with related subject matter in the IBC, Building Codes Illustrated enables architects, engineers, and other design professionals to quickly find clarifying information on the nonstructural provision of the IBC. You′ll gain a clear and complete understanding of those sections at a glance through enlightening computer–rendered illustrations and succinct yet thorough interpretations. There′s no excuse for not being up to code. Avoid costly mistakes with the invaluable help of Building Codes Illustrated, Second Edition. Content from this book is available as an online continuing professional education course at http://www.wiley.com/WileyCDA/Section/id–320255.html#int—building—code. WileyCPE courses are available on demand, 24 hours a day, and are approved by the American Institute of Architects.

International Mechanical Code

  • Filename: international-mechanical-code.
  • ISBN: 1580017304
  • Release Date: 2009-03-01
  • Number of pages: 130
  • Author: International Code Council
  • Publisher:



A comprehensive guide to regulations for mechanical systems and equipment that covers ventilation, exhaust and duct systems, combustion air, chimneys, specific appliances, refrigeration, hydroponic piping, and more.

2015 International Building Code Illustrated Handbook

  • Filename: 2015-international-building-code-illustrated-handbook.
  • ISBN: 9781259586132
  • Release Date: 2015-08-05
  • Number of pages: 1008
  • Author: International Code Council
  • Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional



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

Significant Changes to the International Building Code 2015 Edition

  • Filename: significant-changes-to-the-international-building-code-2015-edition.
  • ISBN: 9781305254725
  • Release Date: 2014-08-07
  • Number of pages: 400
  • Author: International Code Council
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning Trade



Gain full access to the most critical updates in the International Building 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 BUILDING CODE® 2015 Edition provides a comprehensive analysis of significant changes since the 2012 IBC ®, offering key insights into its contents and implications. Coverage includes changes made to both structural and non-structural 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 IBC®.

HVAC Equations Data and Rules of Thumb Third Edition

  • Filename: hvac-equations-data-and-rules-of-thumb-third-edition.
  • ISBN: 9780071829601
  • Release Date: 2015-12-22
  • Number of pages: 608
  • Author: Arthur Bell
  • Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional



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

2015 International Energy Conservation Code with Ashrae Standard

  • Filename: 2015-international-energy-conservation-code-with-ashrae-standard.
  • ISBN: 1609834879
  • Release Date: 2014-07-22
  • Number of pages: 270
  • Author: International Code Council
  • Publisher:



For the most current information on energy conservation code requirements, refer to the 2015 INTERNATIONAL ENERGY CONSERVATION CODE WITH ASHRAE STANDARD . This highly beneficial resource fosters commercial and residential energy conservation through efficiency in envelope design, mechanical systems, lighting systems, and through the use of new materials and techniques. Included in this version of the INTERNATIONAL ENERGY CONSERVATION CODE are ASHRAE (American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-conditioning Engineers) Standards. With this comprehensive and cutting-edge coverage, it is a critical component to any user's code products.

DEWALT 2015 Residential Construction Codes Complete Handbook

  • Filename: dewalt-2015-residential-construction-codes-complete-handbook.
  • ISBN: 9781305890473
  • Release Date: 2015-10-22
  • Number of pages: 368
  • Author: Lynn Underwood
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning



The DEWALT Residential Construction Codes Complete Handbook uses the 2015 International Residential Code to cover the most common code requirements for building one- or two-family dwellings, and presents them to users in an easy to navigate and easy to understand format. Sections cover the wide range of residential construction topics that must meet IRC mandates, including building, plumbing, mechanical, and electrical installations, with high-dimensional illustrations to help explain code application. This title is a must-have resource for anyone working on a residential construction project. Its comprehensive coverage includes: Administrative standards, Definitions of terms, Building planning, Foundations, Floors, Walls and wall coverings, Roofs and roof coverings, Chimneys and fireplaces, Energy efficiency. Mechanical topics: installation, heating and cooling equipment, exhaust and duct systems, combustion air, boilers, piping, appliances, solar systems, and fuel gas. Plumbing topics: connections, inspections, design considerations and materials, systems, water heaters, supply, and distribution. Electrical topics: inspections, equipment, services, branch circuits, wiring methods, power and lighting, devices and luminaires, appliances, and swimming pools. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

HVAC Tables Equations and Rules of Thumb Quick Card

  • Filename: hvac-tables-equations-and-rules-of-thumb-quick-card.
  • ISBN: 1622701275
  • Release Date: 2015-10-22
  • Number of pages:
  • Author:
  • Publisher:



HVAC Tables, Equations & Rules of Thumb Quick-CardThis 6-page guide provides the basic numbers, flow rates and formulas the plumber and mechanics needs based on 2015 International Mechanical Code (IMC), ASHRAE & SMACNAFeatures: Cooling Load & Factors Cooling Towers & Condensers Air Conditioning Heating Load, Systems & Factors Heat Exchanger & Boilers Boilers Steam Piping Systems & Humidification Ventilation, Air Distribution Systems & Ductwork Fans Energy Efficiency Conversions & Occupancy FactorsPublisher/Edition: Builder's Book, Inc .10/22/2015ISBN 10: 1622701275 ISBN 13: 9781622701278

Commercial Drafting and Detailing

  • Filename: commercial-drafting-and-detailing.
  • ISBN: 9781305560574
  • Release Date: 2015-01-01
  • Number of pages: 624
  • Author: Alan Jefferis
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning



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.

Mechanics and Mechatronics ICMM2015

  • Filename: mechanics-and-mechatronics-icmm2015.
  • ISBN: 9789814699150
  • Release Date: 2015-11-02
  • Number of pages: 1250
  • Author: A Mehran Shahhosseini
  • Publisher: World Scientific



This proceedings brings together one hundred and fifty two selected papers presented at the 2015 International Conference on Mechanics and Mechatronics (ICMM 2015), which was held in Changsha, Hunan, China, during March 13–15 2015. ICMM 2015 focuses on 7 main areas — Applied Mechanics, Mechanical Engineering, Instrumentation, Automation, and Robotics, Computer Information Processing, and Civil Engineering. Experts in this field from eight countries, including China, South Korea, Taiwan, Japan, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Indonesia and Saudi Arabia, contributed to the collection of research results and developments. ICMM 2015 provides an excellent international platform for researchers to share their knowledge and results in theory, methodology and applications of Applied Mechanics and Mechatronics. All papers selected to this proceedings were subject to a rigorous peer-review process by at least two independent peers. The papers are selected based on innovation, organization, and quality of presentation. Contents:Applied MechanicsMechanical Engineering and Manufacturing TechnologyMechatronics and Electrical EngineeringTechnology and Method for Measurement, Test, Detection and MonitoringAutomation, Control Engineering and RoboticsComputer Information Processing TechnologyCivil Engineering Technology Readership: Researchers and professionals in mechanical engineering, control, electrical & electronic engineering and robotics and automated systems. Keywords:Applied Mechanics;Mechanical Engineering;Instrumentation;Automation;Robotics;Computer Information Processing;Civil Engineering

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