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Spindle moulder, 628 Strip foundations, 194, 197–9 Spine beam stairs, 605 Stripboard, 633 Splice joint, 418 Structural grid, 45 Splicing collar, 217–8 Structure: Split barrel sampler, 77 basic forms, 8–11 Split load consumer unit, 684 basic types, 6–7 Split ring connector, 475 functions, 16–17 Stack bond, 308 protection orders, 107 Stairs: Strutting of floors, 572 alternating tread, 595 Stud partitions, 549–50 balusters, 588–9, 591–4, 597, 600–1 Subsoil: balustrade, 14, 600–1, 606–10 drainage, 640–1 formwork, 602 movements, 188–91 handrail, 588–9, 591, 593, 595–7, water, 279 600–1, 606–8, 610 Substructure, 12 insitu RC, 598–602 Sump pumping, 280 metal, 607–9 Supply and storage of concrete, 177 open riser, 593–4 Supported static tower crane, 171, 174 precast concrete, 603–6 Surcharging, 290 timber, 588–97 Surface water, 279, 639, 642–6 Standard Assessment Procedure, 516 Surface water removal, 642–4 Standard dumper, 160 Survey: Standard crane skip, 177 defects, 28–31, 192 Steel: site, 65–6, 68, 290, 295 beam, 403–4 structure, 28–31 beam design, 411–3 thermographic, 524 column, 403–4 Suspended ceilings, 620–3 column design, 414 Suspended scaffold, 132 compound sections, 404 Suspended structures, 424 gantry girder, 404 Swivel skip dumper, 160 lattice beams, 406 portal frames, 418 Tactile pavings, 122 roof trusses, 465–6 Tamping board vibrator, 182 screw pile, 219 Target U value, 516, 519–20, 528 sheet piling, 267–8 Teak, 632 standard sections, 403 Telephone installation, 704–5 string stairs, 609 Telescopic boom forklift truck, 161 tube pile, 220 Telescopic crane, 167 Stepped barrel vault, 481 Temporary bench mark, 109, 111–3 Stepped flashing, 442, 700 Temporary exclusion of water, 279–83 Stepped foundation, 200 Temporary services, 83 Stock holding policy, 97 Tendons, 397 Stop valve, 667–8 Tenoning machine, 628 Storage of materials, 84, 93, 99 Test cubes, 103 Storey height cladding, 504 Testing of materials, 100–6 Straight flight stairs, 588–92 Textured surfaces, 505
walls, 531–2 Straight line costing, 148 Sound insulation, 530–4 Straight mast forklift truck, 161 Sound reduction, 353, 530 Strand, 397 Space deck, 11, 476 Stress reduction in walls, 331 Space frame, 11, 477 String beam stair, 598
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walls, 531-2 Sound insulation, 530-4 Sound reduction, 353, 530 Space deck, 11, 476 Space frame, 11, 477 Spindle moulder, 628 Spine beam stairs, 605 Splice joint, 418 Splicing collar, 217-8 Split barrel sampler, 77 Split load consumer unit, 684 Split ring connector, 475 Stack bond, 308 Stairs: alternating tread, 595 balusters, 588-9, 591-4, 597, 600-1 balustrade, 14, 600-1, 606-10 formwork, 602 handrail, 588-9, 591, 593, 595-7,