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  1. R&D Investment and Impact in the Global Construction Industry

    Edited by Keith Hampson, Judy A. Kraatz, Adriana X. Sanchez

    Series: CIB

    R&D Investment and Impact in the Global Construction Industry brings together contributions from leading industry researchers in a diverse group of countries to investigate the role of research and development (R&D) in the construction industry. Investment in R&D is a proven factor in...

    Published June 11th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Dispute Resolution and Conflict Management in Construction

    An International Perspective

    Edited by Edward Davies, Peter Fenn, Michael O'Shea

    Series: CIB

    Many construction conflicts and disputes are not limited to particular jurisdictions or cultures, but are increasingly becoming common across the industry worldwide. This book is an invaluable guide to international construction law, written by a team of experts and focusing on the following...

    Published December 2nd 2011 by Routledge

  3. Contemporary Issues in Construction in Developing Countries

    Edited by George Ofori

    Series: CIB

    Economic growth and socio-economic development are particuliarly important for developing countries, and the construction industry plays a central role in driving both of these. Traditionally the issues faced have been assumed to be merely offshoots of those encountered in industrialised...

    Published September 20th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Culture in International Construction

    By Wilco Tijhuis, Richard Fellows

    Series: CIB

    Despite the wide range of technologies involved, the construction industry still relies heavily on one old-fashioned component: the human. The clients, managers, designers, investors, and a whole host of other stakeholders are all involved in a crucial series of relationships that are just as...

    Published July 26th 2011 by Routledge

  5. New Perspectives on Construction in Developing Countries

    Edited by George Ofori

    Series: CIB

    Developing countries face the challenge of maintaining economic growth and socio-economic development, at the core of which sits the construction industry. Considerable research on construction in developing countries took place in the 1970's and 1980's, but little since, a gap which this book...

    Published July 1st 2011 by Routledge

  6. Green Buildings and the Law

    Edited by Julie Adshead

    Series: CIB

    In countries such as the UK, the energy used in constructing, occupying and operating buildings represents approximately fifty percent of greenhouse gas emissions. Pressure to improve the environmental performance of buildings during both construction and occupancy, particularly to reduce carbon...

    Published April 6th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Mediation in the Construction Industry

    An International Review

    Edited by Penny Brooker, Suzanne Wilkinson

    Series: CIB

    The application of construction dispute procedures has changed dramatically in the last decade. This has resulted in an increased use of Alternative Dispute Resolution in many countries, and mediation in particular. Construction is one of the major industries using mediation, in the UK and in many...

    Published July 12th 2010 by Routledge

  8. Response Control and Seismic Isolation of Buildings

    By Masahiko Higashino, Shin Okamoto

    Series: CIB

    This state of the art report from an international task group (TG44) of CIB, the International Council of Building Research Organizations, presents a highly authoritative guide to the application of innovative technologies on response control and seismic isolation of buildings to practice worldwide...

    Published September 5th 2006 by Routledge

  9. Construction Safety Management Systems

    Edited by Steve Rowlinson

    Series: CIB

    The construction industry has a distressingly poor safety record, whether measured in absolute terms or alongside other industries. The level of construction safety in a country is influenced by factors such as variations in the labour forces, shifting economies, insurance rates, legal...

    Published April 29th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Innovation in Construction

    An International Review of Public Policies

    Edited by Andre Manseau, George Seaden

    Series: CIB

    How can innovation in the construction industry be strengthened? What instruments and approaches are being used by governments to promote it? What works and under what circumstances? These key questions have profound implications. This book presents a framework for the analysis of innovation models...

    Published May 24th 2001 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Public Private Partnerships: A Global Review
    Edited by Akintole Akintoye, Matthias Beck, Mohan Kumaraswamy
    To Be Published June 15th 2015

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