British Television: the formative years
January 1, 1986 - IET

This book is concerned with the history of British television for home reception from 1922/23 to 1939, when the London Station closed down for the War years. Great care has been taken to ensure that an unbiased, accurate history has been written based predominantly on written primary source...

Durability of reinforced concrete; Effects of concrete composition and curing on carbonation under different exposure conditions
January 1, 1998 - BRE

This report describes the results of two projects undertaken to study the long-term carbonation of reinforced concrete. The first was a joint project between the British Cement Association (BCA) and the Building Research Establishment (BRE) to examine the influence of materials and...

The building limestones of the British Isles
January 1, 1989 - BRE

A guide for architects to the currently-available British limestones including their durability, location (map references), sizes of quarries, and buildings where they can be seen.

The building slates of the British Isles
January 1, 1991 - BRE

Guidance for architects and designers on the availability and durability of British building and roofing slate. For each of the 27 quarries it gives information on location, petrography of the slate, results of laboratory tests and lists of reference buildings.

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Machine grading British-grown Corsican pine
January 1, 1981 - BRE

The Code of practice for the structural use of timber, CP 112:Part 2, does not include stress values for British-grown Corsican pine (Pinus nigra). Because of an urgent requirement to machine grade this species it was decided to publish this Information Paper recommending machine grade...

Who Cares?: The Great British Health Debate
January 1, 1998 - CRC

Preface As a nation there are few institutions we care more about than our health service. We are born into it, it is there throughout our lives and we die in its care. It is a peculiarly British creation, created by our own breed of socialists to make sure no one who could not afford health...

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BS PD 6527 - Methods of Test for Textiles (Other Than Those Methods Already Published as British Standards)
November 30, 1990 - BSI

Includes a selection of the recommended methods formerly included in Handbook No 11. Does not include any published British Standards.

The conformance of masonry mortars and their constituent sands with British Standards
January 1, 1985 - BRE

Describes how ready-to-use mortars were found to have better strength and working properties than site-mixed mortars, but a disapppointing lack of conformance with British Standards.

Design of Structural Elements: Concrete, Steelwork, Masonry and Timber Designs to British Standards and Eurocodes
April 21, 2014 - CRC

This book provides an introduction to the design of structural elements by considering the design of beams, columns, slabs etc in concrete, steel, timber and masonry. It is fully up to date with British standards and codes and includes a special

BS PD 6501-2 - Preparation of British Standards for Building and Civil Engineering Part 2: Guide to Presentation
June 29, 1984 - BSI

Gives recommendations and examples to writers of British Standards for building and civil engineering on their structure and format to make it convenient for the reader and gives examples of clearer language; includes tables and illustrations.

Bibliography of British dams A companion to the Register of British dams
January 1, 1996 - BRE

The Bibliography of British dams lists published works which provide information on dams in Great Britain. It contains papers which have been published in journals and conference proceedings and some important books have also been listed. Unpublished reports and short news items in...

British iron and steel AD1800-2000 and beyond
January 1, 2001 - MANEY

PREFACE Several books have been published which describe the evolution and growth of the British iron and steel industry. Most of these provide accounts of the developments in manufacturing methods that have taken place. Some also discuss the products. Only limited reference is usually made,...

Dictionary Of British And Irish Botantists And Horticulturalists Including plant collectors, flower painters and garden designers
February 25, 1994 - CRC

Over the past four centuries botanists and gardeners in the British Isles have gathered, maintained and propagated many varying species of plants. Their work has been documented in innumerable books and articles which are often difficult to trace. The Dictionary of British and Irish...

AASHTO T 278 - Standard Method of Test for Surface Frictional Properties Using the British Pendulum Tester
January 1, 1990 - AASHTO

This method covers the procedure for measuring surface frictional properties using the British Pendulum Skid Resistance Tester. A method for calibration of the tester is included in the Annex. The British Pendulum Tester is a dynamic pendulum impact-type tester used to measure the...

BS PD 6460 - Collected Amendments to the CV 7000 Specifications for Semiconductors Adopted as British Standards (9300 Series)
January 15, 1971 - BSI

Contains complete information, in convenient tear-off form, of amendments to CV7000 specifications so far adopted as British Standards. This publication will be found to be most useful to existing holders of complete sets of these specifications in order to bring them up-to-date.

BS 93 - British Association (B.A.) screw threads - Requirements
September 30, 2008 - BSI
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ASTM E303 - Standard Test Method for Measuring Surface Frictional Properties Using the British Pendulum Tester
December 15, 1993 - ASTM

This test method covers the procedure for measuring surface frictional properties using the British pendulum skid resistance tester.2 A method for calibration of the tester is included in Annex A1. The British pendulum tester is a dynamic pendulum impact-type tester used to measure...