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This updated and thoroughly revised edition of the book is a true must-have for every engineer and technician regardless of the field of engineering activity. As a rule, such textbooks are very useful in setting the standards for calculations conducted in many different branches of engineering. The present book is very easy to use and does not contain any complicated calculation procedures. It shall definitely be treated as a very essential reference for any engineer, technician and student since it contains more than five thousand calculation procedures showing easy and quick calculation procedures and formulas that will allow the reader to solve most of the engineering problems that are usually encountered in the industries. Tyler Hicks, the author of the book chose the "cookbook" format and presented the material in the new form of detailed "recipes" describing the problems to be solved; the very easy to understand and follow, step-by-step procedures are there for every problem and the theoretical part is supplemented with numerous examples and cross-referenced calculations. The publication is packed with the modern calculation methods as well as the new data. Compared to the previous edition, this one includes new chapters on the HVAC procedures, design code changes, it complies with the very latest environmental regulations etc.