Industrial Inspections Books

  • M75 Elastomers for Waterworks: Pipes, Valves, and Fittings, First Edition

    M75 presents the history and general application of elastomers in waterworks pipes, valves, and fittings. The principles used for evaluating, selecting, testing, and maintaining various seals will be discussed. This document provides guidance on generally available elastomers and their application. This manual will help operators, technicians, and engineers: - Gain a comprehensive overview of ...

  • M23 PVC Pipe - Design and Installation, Third Edition

    This manual provides the user with both general and technical information to aid in design, procurement, installation, and maintenance of PVC pipe and fittings. This manual presents a discussion of recommended practices. It is not intended to be a technical commentary on AWWA standards that apply to PVC pipe, fittings, and related appurtenances. Topics covered include: general properties of ...

  • Flood Risk

    Flood Risk: Planning, Design and Management of Flood Defence Infrastructure is the definitive practical handbook on design and maintenance of flood defences, providing a coherent and focused reference for best practice. This book is the first port of call for practising engineers working in the areas of flood risk management and drainage and includes contributions from experts in the field and ...

  • Water Reclamation Technologies for Safe Managed Aquifer Recharge

    Part of Groundwater Set - Buy all six books and save over 30% on buying separately!  Water Reclamation Technologies for Safe Managed Aquifer Recharge has been developed from the RECLAIM WATER project supported by the European Commission under Thematic Priority 'Global Change and Ecosystems' of the Sixth Framework Programme. Its strategic objective is to develop hazard mitigation technologies for ...

  • Safety First: Pipe and Street Saws DVD

    Operators using specialized power saws to cut pipe and asphalt or concrete pavement must be trained in the safe use of these saws. This DVD demonstrates proper use of pipe and street saws. The video also covers saw types, specialized blades, personal protective equipment, equipment inspection, and the importance of following saw-manufacturers’ instructions. 15 ...

  • Integrated High Resolution Imaging Radar and Decision Support System for the rehabilitation of WATER PIPElines

    Many EU cities are experiencing increasing problems with their water pipeline infrastructure. The cost of replacing these old, worn-out systems, if left to deteriorate beyond repair, is astronomical and clearly beyond the resources of many communities. Replacement, however, is not the only choice as many of these systems can be rehabilitated at 30 to 70 percent of the cost of replacement. ...

  • Inspecting & Cleaning Potable Water Storage

    ARE YOU HAVING TROUBLE GETTING THE FUNDS YOU NEED to Inspect or clean your water storage tank? YOU NEED MY BOOK! Show your Director, or Manager what sediment looks like that builds up in water tanks over time! CHAPTER FOUR covers Contaminants In our Water! CHAPTER SEVEN covers Inspection Methods. CHAPTER EIGHT covers Cleaning Methods with color photos of sediment being removed! Inspection ...

  • Is the U.S. Surface Temperature Record Reliable?

    The stakes in the debate over global warming are high. If human activities are causing a major warming of the earth’s atmosphere, then actions to reduce greenhouse gas emissions costing hundreds of billions of dollars would be ...

  • ADR 2009 - European Agreement Concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road

    This Agreement which aims at increasing the safety of international transport by road, deals with the conditions of transport of dangerous goods (including dangerous wastes) by road.

    Transporting dangerous goods by road is a potentially hazardous environmental issue. ADR—European Agreement Concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road clearly presents the very latest ...

  • ASTM Standards for Welding + AWS Code D1.1 Combination Package (Print Only)

    ASTM Standards for Welding is a one-of-a-kind publication that includes all 59 standards referenced by the American Welding Society: Structural Welding Code D1.1, which covers any type of welded structure made from the commonly used carbon and low-alloy steels.AWS D1.1/D1.1M: 2008 STRUCTURAL WELDING CODE STEEL (2008) This code covers the welding requirements for any type of welded structure ...

  • ASTM Standards on ELECTRICAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT for WORKERS, 12th Edition (CD-ROM)

    The twelfth edition, provides 39 of the latest ASTM standards to help you choose the right tools, equipment, materials, and test methods to provide workers with protection from electrical hazards.39 standards cover: • Acoustic emission sensor response • Arc rating of face protective products • Temporary grounding jumper assemblies • Flexible insulated temporary ...

  • ASTM Standards on ELECTRICAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT for WORKERS, 12th Edition (PRINT)

    The twelfth edition provides 39 of the latest ASTM standards to help you choose the right tools, equipment, materials, and test methods to provide workers with protection from electrical hazards.39 standards cover: • Acoustic emission sensor response • Arc rating of face protective products • Temporary grounding jumper assemblies • Flexible insulated temporary ...

  • Working Postures and Movements: Tools for Evaluation and Engineering

    In most industries, musculoskeletal injuries are the most common work-related reason for employee absences. These injuries are often caused by static postures or repetitive movements that have to be maintained for many hours a day, such as intensive use of data entry devices, assembly work, parts inspection, equipment maintenance, manual materials handling, machinery operations, and vehicle ...

  • Building Facade Maintenance, Repair, and Inspection

    This new ASTM publication, combined with ASTM Standard Practice for Periodic Inspection of Building Facades for Unsafe Conditions (E 2270), provide a rational guide for building owners and governing authorities to help ensure the safety of our aging building infrastructure. Written by experts who bring their first hand knowledge and experience to this work, these 24 peer-reviewed papers ...

  • Environmental and Safety Inspections— Making the Most of a Bad Situation

    • According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), inspections are on the rise. This 46-page BLR special report lets you look at environmental and safety inspections and common violations, and helps prepare you for an environmental inspection. • While you cannot avoid the EPA when it comes "knocking at the door," you can avoid being caught in the enforcement trap by being ready at all ...

  • Consumer and Healthcare Packaging Standards -CD-ROM

    AVAILABLE IN PRINT or CD-ROM! This volume contains 85 of the latest standards on consumer and healthcare packaging. Standards cover: • Flammability of Aerosol Products • Water Vapor Transmission of Flexible Heat-Sealed Packages for Dry Products • Minimum Application Torque of Type IA Child-Resistant Closures • User Applied Drug Labels in ...

  • The Use of Glass in Buildings

    The broad focus of this comprehensive, new publication is the quality, design, use, and performance of architectural glass. Sixteen peer-reviewed papers cover:Quality Issues--addresses the problems associated with the use of ASTM C1036 for field inspections of glass; the interrelationship between building codes and glass standards; on-line quality control measuring systems for tempered and ...

  • Inside Environmental Inspections

    This 10-page BLR special report covers information gathered by BLR during an interview with the Environmental Protection Agency Region 2 Head, John Kushwara. • Mr. Kushwara discusses topics regarding inspector training, violations, underground storage tanks (UST), underground injection control wells (UIC), and small businesses. • Learn about EPA field inspections requirements, priorities, ...

  • Consumer and Healthcare Packaging Standards - Print version

    AVAILABLE IN PRINT or CD-ROM! This volume contains 85 of the latest standards on consumer and healthcare packaging. Standards cover: • Flammability of Aerosol Products • Water Vapor Transmission of Flexible Heat-Sealed Packages for Dry Products • Minimum Application Torque of Type IA Child-Resistant Closures • User Applied Drug Labels in ...

  • Walk-Thru Safety Inspection: Through the Eyes of an OSHA Compliance Officer

    The best way to train each and every one of your employees to look at your facility through the eyes of and OSHA inspector. Hosted by a former OSHA compliance officer, this 44-minute video program points out the dozens of specific hazards, potential hazards, and abatement methods. • You'll be equipped to minimize your risk of injuries, illnesses, and financial and legal jeopardy. • A focus ...

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