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Support systems for buildings

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buildings -- Mechanical equipment.,
  • Buildings -- Electric equipment.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJack R. Lewis.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTH6010 .L48 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 478 p. :
    Number of Pages478
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3028849M
    ISBN 100138771847
    LC Control Number85009353

    The recommendation for motion perception is to limit acceleration to 0. Stiffness of a material is a degree of resistance to deflection or drift drift being a horizontal story-to-story relative displacement. In coastal areas, where cyclonic storms such as hurricanes and typhoons occur, maximum forces are higher, ranging upward from about kilograms per square metre 50 pounds per square foot. Heating, cooling, plumbing for kitchens and restrooms and to carry away stormwaterelectric power, fire alarm and fire supression sprinkler systems, phone and data communications including computer networks, television cable are all building systems.

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