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Practical Guide to International Standardization for Electrical Engineers
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 272

Practical Guide to International Standardization for Electrical Engineers

Practical Guide to International Standardization for Electrical Engineering provides a comprehensive guide to the purpose of standards organizations, their relationship to product development and how to use the standardization process for cost-effective new product launch. It covers major standardization organizations in the field of Electrical Engineering offering a general overview of the varying structures of national standardization organizations, their goals and targets. Key questions for standardization are answered giving the reader guidance on how to use national and international standards in the electrical business. When shall the company start to enter standardization? How to eval...

Scottish Building Standards in Brief
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 936

Scottish Building Standards in Brief

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2010-05-04
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  • Publisher: Routledge

Scottish Building Standards in Brief takes the highly successful formula of Ray Tricker's Building Regulations in Brief and applies it to the requirements of the Building (Scotland) Regulations 2004. With the same no-nonsense and simple to follow guidance but written specifically for the Scottish Building Standards it's the ideal book for builders, architects, designers and DIY enthusiasts working in Scotland. Ray Tricker and Roz Algar explain the meaning of the regulations, their history, current status, requirements, associated documentation and how local authorities view their importance, and emphasises the benefits and requirements of each one. There is no easier or clearer guide to help you to comply with the Scottish Building Standards in the simplest and most cost-effective manner possible.

Radiofrequency Radiation Standards
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 456

Radiofrequency Radiation Standards

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) has sponsored research and personnel safety standards development for exposure to Radiofrequency Radiation (RFR) for over twenty years. The Aerospace Medical Panel of the Advisory Group For Aerospace Research and Development (AGARD) sponsored Lecture Series No. 78 Radiation Hazards,! in 1975, in the Netherlands, Germany, and Norway, on the subject of Radiation Hazards to provide a review and critical analysis of the available information and concepts. In the same year, Research Study Group 2 on Protection of Personnel Against Non-Ionizing Electromagnetic Radiation (Panel VIIl of AC/243 Defence Research Group, NATO) proposed a revision to Standard...

Materials Metrology and Standards for Structural Performance
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 330

Materials Metrology and Standards for Structural Performance

This is a contributed reference work from international authors from both industry and academia. It deals with materials metrology and standards for engineering design. This includes examination of metrological considerations as well as investigating the many measurement and control techniques. It will be of interest to all materials scientists and engineers from graduates to experienced professionals and will be particularly useful to all those involved with measurement instrumentation.

Standards
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 390

Standards

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2011
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  • Publisher: MIT Press

This book investigates standards as the recipes that shape not only the physical world, but human social interactions. The author outlines the history of formal standards and describes how modern science came to be associated with the moral-technical project of standardization of both people and things. The author also explores how standards are intimately connected to power, empowering some but disempowering others.

Quick Selection Guide to Chemical Protective Clothing
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 272

Quick Selection Guide to Chemical Protective Clothing

Quick Selection Guide to Chemical ProtectiveClothing provides the reader with the latest informationon Selection, Care and Use of Chemical Protective garments andgloves. Topics in the widely-used reference guide include Selectionand Use of Chemical Protective Clothing, Chemical Index, SelectionRecommendations, Glossary, Standards for Chemical ProtectiveClothing, Manufactures of Chemical Protective Clothing and Europeanrequirements for chemical resistant gloves. The key feature of the book is the color-coded selectionrecommendations. The red, yellow or green indications are highlyappreciated by the users. This sixth edition ofthe Quick Selection Guide to Chemical ProtectiveClothing has been u...

CE Marking Handbook
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 144

CE Marking Handbook

  • Categories: Law
  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 1998-09-30
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  • Publisher: Elsevier

This book is essential reading for electronic consumer-product manufacturers doing business in the European marketplace. Compliance with directives and procedures can be a complex and confusing process, resulting in wasted money and effort. With the help of the CE Marking Handbook, engineers and managers can more easily identify which rules apply to them and pinpoint what they need to do to comply. Dave Lohbeck was formerly the Manager for Seminars and Training at TUV Rhineland, the largest German testing and certification agency. He has worked for many years as an engineer, including nine years in the field of European safety and EMC compliance. A once complicated topic is made clear as the...

EU Standards in Witness Protection and Collaboration with Justice
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 280

EU Standards in Witness Protection and Collaboration with Justice

  • Categories: Law
  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2005-01-01
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  • Publisher: Maklu

This book presents the results of a study conducted for the European Commission, aimed at preparing legislative European initiative in the areas of both procedural and non-procedural witness protection and collaboration with justice. Already the March 2000 Strategy for the beginning of the new millennium, on the prevention and control of organised crime, had called for such initiative. The book 'EU standards on witness protection and collaboration with justice' contains well-balanced proposals for three new framework decisions regarding respectively anonymous witnesses, collaborators with justice and protected witnesses. This book is essential reading for policy makers, judicia (and law enforcement authorities throughout the European Union or from a broader international context. lt wilt be appealing also to researchers and anyone involved or taking an interest in witness or victim protection and/or combating (cross-border) crime at European or international level.