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Glossary

Short description of common word used in the construction industry.
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National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators
National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators

American Institute of Building Design
American Institute of Building Design

International Code Council
International Code Council

Definition of abutment
Defintion and example of Abutment.

Definition of a rock-fill dam.
Definition of a rock-fill dam.

Photovoltaic Cells
Definition and related information about photovoltaic cells.

Liquidated Damages
Liquidated Damages

Bid Bond
Bid Bond definition.

Worker's Compensation
Definition of the Worker's Compensation Insurance

What is an environmental assessment?
What is an environmental assessment?

Soil Permeability
Soil Permeability Definition.

Load Bearing Wall
Load Bearing Wall definition.

Slurry Wall
Slurry Wall

Differential Settlements: What Are Differential Settlements?
Definition of differential settlements.

What is Backer Board
What is Backer Board? Definition of backer board

ASTM (American Society for Testing and Materials)
ASTM: American Society for Testing and Materials

Compaction Grouting
Compaction Grouting

Aggregate definition
Aggregate definition.

What is Mudsill?
Mudsill: Online Glossary - What is Mudsill?

Apron: What is an Apron
An Apron has different meanings in the construction industry.

Batter Boards: Definition of a Batter Board
Batter Boards: Definition of a Batter Board

Addendum: What is an Addendum
Ever related to the term Addendum? Learn the definition of the term Addendum

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