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The Industry
Legislative and Support Documents
Health and Safety at Work etc. Act
The Building Act
The Water Industry Act
Building Research Establishment (BRE)
Rain Cycle – Sources of Water Supply
Acidity and Alkalinity in Water
Filtration of Water
Sterilisation and Softening
Storage and Distribution of Water
Joints on Water Pipes
Pipe Jointing Materials
Direct System of Cold Water Supply
Indirect System of Cold Water Supply
Secondary Backflow Protection
Cold Water Storage Cisterns
Cold Water Storage Calculations
Delayed Action Float Valve
Pipe Sizing by Formula
Pipe Sizes and Resistances
Direct System of Hot Water Supply
Indirect System of Hot Water Supply
Unvented Hot Water Storage System
Expansion Valve and Temperature Relief Valve
Hot Water Storage Cylinders
Primatic Hot Water Storage Cylinder
Types of Boiler
Secondary Circulation
Duplication of Plant
Hot Water Storage Capacity
Boiler Rating
Circulation Pump Rating
Legionnaires’ Disease in Hot Water Systems
Galvanic or Electrolytic Action
Expansion Facilities in Heating Systems
Expansion Vessels
Solar Space Heating
Thermostatic Control of Heating Systems
Energy Management Systems – 1
Warm Air Heating System
Fuels – Factors Affecting Choice
Domestic Solid Fuel Boilers
Electricity – Electrode boiler
Ventilation Requirements
Guide to Ventilation Rates
Sound Attenuation in Ductwork
Low Velocity Air Flow in Ducts
Resistances to Air Flow
Central Plant System
Air Processing Unit
Variable Air Volume (VAV)
Induction (Air/Water) System
Fan-coil (Air/Water) Unit and Induction Diffuser
Dual Duct System
Refrigerant and System Characteristics
Further Heat Recovery Devices
Health Considerations and Building Related Illnesses – 1
The partially separate system
Rodding Point System
Sewer Connection
Drains Under or Near Buildings
Joints Used on Drain Pipes
Garage Drainage
Hospital Sanitary Appliances
Waste Pipes from Washing Machines and Dishwashers
Ground Floor Appliances – High Rise Buildings
Fire Stops and Seals
Sanitation Design – Discharge Stack Sizing
Gas Service Pipe Intake – 1
Fan Assisted Gas Flues
Three-phase Generation and Supply
Electricity Distribution
Overload Protection
Testing Completed Installation – 1
Electric Space Heating – 1
Construction Site Electricity – 1
Extra-low-voltage Lighting – 1
Telecommunications Installation
Planning Lift Installations
Lift Machine Room and Equipment
Lift Safety Features
Estimating the Number of Lifts Required
Roof drenchers
Foam Installations
Pressurisation of Escape Routes
Portable Fire Extinguishers – 1
Carbon Monoxide Detectors – 1
Micro-switch and Magnetic Reed
Ultrasonic and Microwave Detectors
Active Infra-red Detector
Lightning Protection Systems – 1
Alternative Energy
Water Power
Geothermal Power
Biomass or Biofuel
Appendix 1 – Glossary of Common Abbreviations (1)
Appendix 2 – Abbreviations for Pipework
Appendix 3– Abbreviations for Pipework Components
Appendix 4 – Abbreviations Used for Drainage Systems
Appendix 5– Abbreviations Used for Sanitation Systems
Appendix 6 – Graphical Symbols for Pipework
Appendix 8– Graphical Symbols for Electrical Installation Work
Appendix 9 – Metric Units (1)
Appendix 10– Water Pressure and Head – Comparison of Units
Appendix 11 – Conversion of Common Imperial Units to Metric (1)
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Building Services Handbook

Building Services Handbook

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