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Insulator (Apprentice)

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Covers a wide range of interdisciplinary fields in science, engineering and technology. Includes trade and industrial publications, journals issued by professional and technical societies, as well as special issues such as buyers' guides, directories, and conference proceedings. 

Alberta Building Code Catalogue Record
Full text of the 2006 code.

National Building Code Catalogue Record
Full text of the 2005 code. The 2010 code is currently available in print only and is located in Special Collections, behind the Lending Services desk.

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  • 693.832 Thermal insulation
  • 696.1 Plumbing
  • 697 Heating, ventilating, air-conditioning engineering

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Designing the Exterior Wall
Library Main Book Shelves: 721.2 B864 2005

Exterior Building Enclosures: Design Process and Composition for Innovative Facades
Library Main Book Shelves: 721.2 B747 2013

Fundamentals of Residential Construction
Library Main Book Shelves: 690.837 A425 2011

High Performance Enclosures : Design Guide for Institutional Commercial and Industrial Buildings in Cold Climates
Library Main Book Shelves: 725.2047 S912 2012

Insulating Materials: Principles, Materials, Applications
Library Main Book Shelves: 691.95 I59 2008


Energy Management, Supply and Conservation Catalogue Record

Energy Simulation in Building Design Catalogue Record

Insulation Handbook Catalogue Record

Insulator (Heat and Frost) (PDF) Catalogue Record

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Canadian Construction Association
Information on the CCA, issues, publications, services, members, and the construction industry in general. Site specific search engine available.

North American Insulation Manufacturers Association
Trade association of North American manufacturers of fiber glass, rock wool, and slag wool insulation products.

Thermal Insulation Association of Alberta
TIAA's mission is to improve and elevate the technical and general knowledge of the mechanical insulation industry in Alberta.

Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training
Information on apprenticeship and industry training in Alberta including industry standards and financial assistance for training.

Insulation Outlook Magazine
Browse archived issues.

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