Engineering Documents Manuals

Engineering Documents and Manuals

Here you can find documents that can help you learn about different aspects of construction and design.

For specific project designs and information, go to the project page.

Basic Engineering Manuals

A Basic Guide To Concrete
by Bronwyn Rolph, moc.liamg|hplor.nywnorb#moc.liamg|hplor.nywnorb, 2012
This guide explains how reinforced concrete works, what to look for when assessing quality, and how to test it. I also briefly explains how concrete is made in Kenya.

Composting Latrine Construction Manual
by Andrew Bender, moc.liamg|7rednebwerdna#moc.liamg|7rednebwerdna, 2014
This guide explains how composting latrines are constructed and what to look for when assessing quality. It contains pictures of our latrines in Kenya and the construction process.