Construction Codes & Inspection Handbook by Gil TaylorConstruction Codes & Inspection Handbook by Gil Taylor

Construction Codes & Inspection Handbook

byGil Taylor

Paperback | April 18, 2006

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Ensure code compliance, accurate calculations, and quality, while saving time and money ,

Comprehensive, practical, and visual, this resource provides you with instant access to job-critical information.

  • 600 tables, charts, checklists and calculations for quick look-up
  • Provides job-critical data on every major building code, including the IBC (International Building Code) -- the world's most widely adopted building code
  • Jargon-free explanations clarify complex codes
  • Covers construction procedures and standards for commercial and industrial projects
  • Gil L. Taylor has worked in the construction industry for more than 24 years, holding such positions as Project/Construction Manager for the Design/Build Division of Mason & Hanger Engineering, Kentucky State Resident Inspector, and Project Engineer for Takenaka International USA -- one of Engineering News Record's "Top 25" design/buil...
    Title:Construction Codes & Inspection HandbookFormat:PaperbackDimensions:638 pages, 10.8 × 8.3 × 1.27 inPublished:April 18, 2006Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

    The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

    ISBN - 10:0071468250

    ISBN - 13:9780071468251

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    Table of Contents

    Chapter 1: General Information

    Chapter 2: Design Quality Control Checklists

    Chapter 3: Sitework

    Chapter 4: Concrete

    Chapter 5: Masonry

    Chapter 6: Carpentry

    Chapter 7: Structural Steel

    Chapter 8: Doors and Windows

    Chapter 9: Finishes

    Chapter 10: Thermal and Moisture Protection

    Chapter 11: Piping Systems

    Chapter 12: Mechanics

    Chapter 13: Electrical

    Chapter 14: OSHA

    Appendix A: Referenced Trade Associations

    Appendix B: Typical Blueprint Symbols

    Appendix C: Common Blueprint Abbreviations

    Appendix D: Common Lumber Abbreviations

    Appendix E: Useful Equations

    Appendix F: Climate Zones by States and Counties