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Whitepapers, eBooks and Excerpts
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Download this exclusive excerpt from the book, Composite Materials for Aircraft Structures (AIAA), to get an introduction to the technology of composite materials as used in aeronautical design and structure.
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The most complete guide of its kind, this is still the favored handbook for chemical and process engineers.
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This classic reference has built a reputation as the "go to" book to solve even the most vexing pipeline problems. Now in its seventh edition.
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Based on over 40 years of experience in the field, Ramesh Singh goes beyond corrosion control, providing techniques for addressing present and future integrity issues.
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Written by one of the field's most well known experts, the Gas Turbine Engineering Handbook has long been the standard for engineers involved in the design, selection, maintenance and operations.
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Experimental Methods and Instrumentation for Chemical Engineers is a practical guide for research engineers and students, process engineers and, consultants, and others in the chemical engineering field.
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One of the first questions an agency must answer is what technology will be chosen to convert its solid waste into energy.
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Covered in this book are subjects related to environmental engineering and planning which include environmental laws and regulations, international perspectives on environmental analysis engineering and planning, economic and social impact.
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Continuous permanent improvement (CPI) is not a new ism. The purpose of this book is not to expound any new theory or tools, but to share experiences in implementing existing improvement strategies.
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For decades, U.S. companies and organizations have desperately tried to reduce costs in order to stay competitive. This book reveals the secrets of Process Improvement (PI).
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More than 34 million tons of food waste was generated in the United States in 2009, at a cost of approximately $43 billion. Fortunately, there is growing interest and development
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The American Water Works Association (AWWA) conducted a survey in early 2014 to collect water shortage tracking and response information from 485 utilities.
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This whitepaper, written by John Kinser, PMP and provided by Management Concepts, Inc, looks at a backpacker's approach through the lens of the five project management process groups.
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Download a free excerpt of over 10 pages from Stanislaw Sieniutycz and Jacek Jezowski's Energy Optimization in Process Systems and Fuel Cells.
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This concise whitepaper, written by Mark Stromme and provided by J.J.Keller & Associates, explains why specialized training for oil and gas workers is critical to employee safety.
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Finding the right equation to fit the right use case is a daunting task for engineers, who lack the basic tools to efficiently navigate today's over-abundance of data and ensure ...
- Free Excerpt: Introduction to Geological Sequestration
Download a free excerpt of over 20 pages from Introduction to Carbon Capture and Sequestration (Chapter 8 - "Introduction to Geological Sequestration").
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Download a free excerpt of nearly 40 pages from Drinking Water - Principles and Practices.
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Download a free excerpt of over 15 pages from Stephen A. Rackley's Carbon Capture and Storage.
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Download over 20 pages from Hardeep Singh and Hulwant Kaur's book, Designing, Engineering, and Analyzing Reliable and Efficient Software (IGI Global, 2013).
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Safety and health programs are as different as the number of companies that implement them.
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Aerospace has become split between the military and civilian sectors, and both face similar challenges with the pace of technological advancement.But there are also significant opportunities.
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Download over 25 pages from John Baldoni's The Leader's Pocket Guide: 101 Indispensable Tools, Tips, and Techniques for any Situation.
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This thought-provoking White Paper by Donald R. Wulfinghoff deals with our energy future, an issue that will determine whether our civilization can survive this century.
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Newly promoted engineering managers rarely imagine the challenges that await them. Of course, development schedules are shorter, products are getting more complex and budgets are shrinking...
- White Paper: Profitable Opportunities for Refurbished Petroleum Refineries
Follow this real-time overview of profitable opportunities for U.S. petroleum refiners as Dr. James Latty shares why co-refining U.S. bio-crude oils has significant refining potential.
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An Aberdeen Paper — Being "green" provides an element of competitive differentiation for organizations, allowing them to better address customer requirements and to promote product innovation from within.
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Manufacturing companies have given a lot of attention to business process improvement, organizational design and enabling software technology to improve engineering productivity.
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Creating more innovative products was reported as the top business goal for product development by participants in The 2008 Aberdeen Report.