Engineering office systems and methods: together with schedules and instructions for the collection of preliminary data for engineering projects; sampling, inspecting and testing engineering materials; conducting domestic and export shipping operations; etc

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McGraw-Hill book company, inc., 1915 - Business & Economics - 544 pages
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Page 332 - It is mutually agreed, as to each carrier of all or any of said property over all or any portion of said route to destination, and as to each party at any time interested in all or any of said property, that every service to be performed...
Page 303 - ... 4. Method of sampling. — Cement in barrels should be sampled through a hole made in the center of one of the staves, midway between the heads, or in the head, by means of an auger or a sampling iron similar to that used by sugar inspectors. If in bags, it should be taken from surface to center.
Page 303 - ... 2. The sample shall be a fair average of the contents of the package ; it is recommended that, where conditions permit, one barrel in every ten be sampled. 3. All samples should be passed through a sieve having twenty meshes per linear inch, in order to break up lumps and remove foreign material ; this is also a very effective method for mixing them together in order to obtain an average. For determining the characteristics of a shipment of cement, the individual samples may be mixed and the...
Page 416 - Dewey system : 0. General Works 5. Natural Science 1. Philosophy 6. Useful Arts 2. Religion 7. Fine Arts 3. Sociology 8. Literature 4. Philology 9. History Each of these classes is...
Page 332 - RECEIVED, subject to the classifications and tariffs in effect on the date of the issue of this Bill of Lading, At 19 From the property described below, in apparent good order, except as noted (contents and condition of contents of packages unknown...
Page 306 - The allowable time that may elapse between the collection of a sample and the beginning of its analysis cannot be stated definitely, as it depends upon the character of the sample and upon other conditions, but the following may be considered as fairly reasonable maximum limits under ordinary conditions: Physical and Chemical Analysis. Ground waters , - 72 hours Fairly pure surface waters - 48 " Polluted surface waters - 12 " Sewage effluents - 6 " Raw sewages - 6 " U I Microscopical Examination.
Page 365 - ... the oath to each manifest shall state that it contains a full, just, and true account of all articles laden on board of such vessel by the owners, shippers, or consignors, respectively, and that the values of such articles are truly stated, according to their actual cost, or the values which they truly bear at the port and time of exportation.
Page 371 - That this invoice is in all respects correct and contains a true and full statement of the price actually paid or to be paid for the said goods, and the actual quantity thereof.
Page 300 - Similar samples are taken at equal intervals of time from the beginning to the end of the flow — a dozen or more dipperfuls in all. These samples are poured into a clean drum and well shaken. If the oil is heavy, the dipperfuls of oil may be poured into a clean pail and thoroughly stirred. For a ' complete analysis the final sample should contain at least 4 liters (about 1 gallon). This sample should be poured into a clean can, soldered tight and forwarded to the laboratory. It is important that...
Page 521 - Conditions." CONDITIONS OF CONTRACT BETWEEN ARCHITECT AND OWNER ARTICLE I. Duties of the Architect. 1. Design. The Architect agrees to design the entire building and its immediate surroundings and to design or direct the design of its constructive, engineering, and decorative work and its fixed equipment and, if further retained, its movable furniture and the treatment of the remainder of its grounds. 2. Drawings and Specifications. The architect...

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