Cranes and Derricks

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71625577
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ISBN-10 DIGIT:
0071625577
ISBN-13 DIGIT:
9780071625579
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AUTHOR-1:
Lawrence K Shapiro
AUTHOR-2:
Jay P. Shapiro
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COPYRIGHT/PUBLICATION DATE:
2011
BINDING:
Hardcover
EDITION NUMBER:
4th
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PAGE COUNT:
654
LAST UPDATE (DATE):
November 4, 2010

This book offers comprehensive coverage of the selection, installation, and safe use of cranes and derricks on construction sites. Written for both engineers and non-engineers by the principals of an engineering consulting firm that has helped to define the state-of-the-art in crane and derrick engineering, this authoritative guide discusses a wide range of equipment and the operations, capabilities, advantages, and disadvantages of each device. References to U.S. and international codes and standards are included in this practical resource, as well as a comprehensive glossary.