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CHALLENGES FACING URBAN TRANSPORT IN ASIA One of the greatest challenges facing the new millennium is to effect a well integrated and environmentally acceptable solution for urban transportation. In spite of many decades of studies, involving research and experiments, success has often been elusive and more importantly, there is still a lack of consensus of […]

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Building Construction

Research pertinent to the fields of building construction has shown that buildings, in the way they are being built today, are a major contributor to unhealthy exploitation of the natural resources adding to the pollution of the environment. In the latter part of the nineteenth century, when cement first came into its general use for […]

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The Social Construction of Sex and Gender: Intersex

In today’s society we assume that there are only two categories in sex, they are, male and female. The sex of a person is determined by the X and Y chromosomes and this is something that has been taught to us right from our school days. If two XX chromosomes come together then the sex […]

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Are Unions Good for America

On this document we are going to see the pros and cons, about the Project Laborer Agreement (PLA). WE are going to explore the point of view of David G. Tuerck. On how are Unions in Decline, The History of PLAs, The Strikes that did not Happen, The Nexus between PLAs and the prevailing wage […]

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Adjudication in the Malaysian Construction Industry

Adjudication is one of the alternative dispute resolution procedures for resolving disputes, which giving of a non-binding opinion at the request of a party or parties to a dispute, and either party may refer to arbitration at a later stage. In the Latham Report (1994) recommended, inter alia, adjudication as the standard first instance dispute […]

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Construction and Geometry

Geometric constructions involve drawing geometric shapes that satisfy certain requirements (onlinemathlearning. com). The main focus in construction is on equidistance and co-linearity. This is done through the use of certain tools namely the compass and the straight edge. It is used to construct angles, planes figures and segments. This mathematical skill is applicable in many […]

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Fauquier Gas Company Case Study

Major Facts Fauquier Gas Company is one of the largest supplier of gas in the United States. Bill Murphy is the manager of Supply Management and is responsible for purchasing of materials used in distribution of gas such as pipes, meters, and fittings as well as other various materials. The supply organization falls directly under […]

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Osha Rules and Regulations

OSHA refers to the Occupational Safety and Health Act enacted by the United States Congress in 1970. It was signed into law by Richard Nixon, the then United States President in December of that same year. It is a federal law that oversees the adherence to and enforcement of health and safety within the workplace […]

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Falls in Construction

It is a known fact that falling is the leading cause of death in the construction industry. According to OSHA’s statistics for the year 2011, 251 out of 721 total deaths in construction were due to falls. Over the last decade, OSHA has updated and revised many standards for the construction industry that have been […]

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Construction Technology Abstract

We have to complete an assignment for our Construction Technology about green building. Our lecturer, IR Han had also held an visit programme to one of the green building that located at Putrajaya which is Diamond Building to help us in obtaining more information for this assignment. Our assignment had inserted these information that we […]

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The Mobile Tower Crane Cheaper, Quicker, Better

Tower cranes are leviathans that lighten man’s bigger burdens. Construction work at larger building complexes cannot be handled without the help of tower cranes. The huge crane is generally the most conspicuous sight at a construction site. It is a mammoth bit of machinery, and the human being who controls its operations appears like a […]

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Steep Analysis

This paper contains a STEEP (Social, Technological, Environmental, Economical and Political) analysis of the implications on sustainability in construction. The STEEP analysis will be based on 5 different peer-reviewed journals that I have read on each area of STEEP. These journals will be cross examined and compared to one another to see if there is […]

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Causes of Delays in the Marine and Civil Construction

In both the marine and civil construction, services are offered by contractors who are generally specialized in a particular type of work. They take the responsibility of job completion excluding the parts not mentioned in the contract. They are as a result responsible for building structures such as sewers, roads, and bridges in civil engineering […]

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Declan construction

Declan construction represents the fastest and most efficient construction service in the current market. We offer a wide range of services to manage your large-, medium- or small-scale building or renovation projects. Declan provides general contracting, design-build, as well as construction management for projects within a variety of markets, including the industrial, commercial, highway, power […]

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Why do I want to be an engineer?

Engineering is the application of science and mathematics in which the properties of matter and the sources of energy in nature are made useful to man. In that definition, engineering is a way to help people through the creations of God and to acquire and share knowledge with the society. I want to be an […]

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My plan future

– Being an Architect engineer was one of my goals and it is a great opportunity to make a difference in my community and to build my country. – My long term goal is to pursue a PHD in Architecture engineering with emphasizes more on energy conscious architecture and then to become a university professor, […]

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