## Construction Calculations Manual

### Sidney M Levy

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Construction Calculations is a manual that provides end users with a comprehensive guide for many of the formulas, mathematical vectors and conversion factors that are commonly encountered during the design and construction stages of a construction project. It offers readers detailed calculations, applications and examples needed in site work, cost estimation, piping and pipefitting, and project management. The book also serves as a refresher course for some of the formulas and concepts of geometry and trigonometry.

The book is divided into sections that present the common components of construction. The first section of the books starts with a refresher discussion of unit and systems measurement; its origin and evolution; the standards of length, mass and capacity; terminology and tables; and notes of metric, U.S, and British units of measurements. The following concepts are presented and discussed throughout the book:
Conversion tables and formulas, including the Metric Conversion Law and conversion factors for builders and design professionals
Calculations and formulas of geometry, trigonometry and physics in construction
Rudiments of excavation, classification, use of material, measurement and payment
Soil classification and morphology, including its physicochemical properties
Formulas and calculations needed for soil tests and evaluations and for the design of retaining structures
Calculations relating to concrete and masonry
Calculations of the size/weight of structural steel and other metals
Mechanical properties of wood and processing of wood products
Calculations relating to sound and thermal transmission
Interior finishes, plumbing and HVAC calculations
Electrical formulas and calculations
Construction managers and engineers, architects, contractors, and beginners in engineering, architecture, and construction will find this practical guide useful for managing all aspects of construction.

• Work in and convert between building dimensions, including metric
• Built-in right-angle solutions
• Areas, volumes, square-ups
• Complete stair layouts
• Roof, rafter and framing solutions
• Circle: arcs, circumference, segments

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Written by one of the premier professionals in the field, Construction Calculations Manual provides end users with the calculations necessary for ensuring the on-time project delivery, within-budget projects. The proposed book will provide an owner, planning a construction project, with detailed calculations regarding site work, piping and pipe fitting, cost estimation, and overall project management.

The only book of its kind on the market today, this guide gives you all essential calculations used on the construction site. Day-to-day construction work calculations are presented in plain easy to read language. Time Saving calculations include:

• Complete Stair calculations for Risers, Treads, Stringer Length and Incline Angle
• Set Riser Height and solve for Stairwell Opening
• Built-in Right-Angle Functions for Square-ups, Slopes
• Area, Volume and Perimeter solutions with Length, Width and Height Keys
• Drywall, Siding and Paneling Key calculates
• Roof Function finds Area, Bundles, Squares and 4x8 Sheathing for Flat or Pitched Roofs
• Compound Miter - Store Crown Angle and Enter Wall Corner Angle to calculate the Blade Tilt and Angle for Miters cuts
• Board Feet Lumber estimating

All calculations are categorized according to equipment type--and sample calculations, applications and examples are provided. With this book in hand, owners, construction managers, construction engineers, architects, and contractor will find manual a valuable guide to some of the most common and difficult calculations in all aspects of construction.

• Work in and convert between building dimensions, including metric
• Built-in right-angle solutions
• Areas, volumes, square-ups
• Complete stair layouts
• Roof, rafter and framing solutions
• Circle: arcs, circumference, segments

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