This is an excellent book to use if you are studying for a licensing exam or just to expand your understanding of commercial construction. It provides an overview of the methods, equipment, and materials used in the construction of large commercial buildings.
It makes an excellent source of general information -- complete with diagrams, details, photographs, and worked examples of typical construction calculations such as:
- Earth moving calculation
- Formwork calculations
- Concrete pressures
- Insulation values for building components
- And more!
Revised content in this new Tenth Edition includes:
- Additional examples and homework problems for a complete review
- Superior illustrations
- Added video clips to the ancillary materials
- And much more!