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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 49 new and published books in the subject of Quantity Surveying — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. NRM1 Cost Management Handbook

    By David P Benge

    The definitive guide to measurement and estimating using NRM1, written by the author of NRM1 The 'RICS New rules of measurement: Order of cost estimating and cost planning of capital building works' (referred to as NRM1) is the cornerstone of good cost management of capital building works projects...

    Published March 12th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Construction Cost Management

    Learning from Case Studies, 2nd Edition

    By Keith Potts, Nii Ankrah

    In this updated and expanded second edition, Keith Potts and Nii Ankrah examine key issues in construction cost management across the building and civil engineering sectors, both in the UK and overseas. Best practice from pre-contract to post-contract phases of the project life-cycle are...

    Published January 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Public Private Partnerships in International Construction

    Learning from case studies

    By Albert P. C. Chan, Esther Cheung

    Over the last ten years public private partnerships have become ever more popular worldwide, expanding the body of experience among construction professionals, government agencies, and industry. In these economically challenging times, PPP has emerged as a crucial framework for providing...

    Published August 14th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Estimator's Pocket Book

    By Duncan Cartlidge

    The Estimator’s Pocket Book is a concise and practical reference covering the main pricing approaches, as well as useful information such as how to process sub-contractor quotations, tender settlement and adjudication. It is fully up-to-date with NRM2 throughout, features a look ahead to NRM3...

    Published May 16th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Introduction to Estimating for Construction

    By Brian Greenhalgh

    Students and professionals encountering estimating for the first time need an approachable introduction to its principles and techniques, which is up to date with current practice. Introduction to Estimating for Construction explains both the traditional techniques, and best practice in...

    Published January 20th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Quantity Surveyor's Pocket Book

    2nd Edition

    By Duncan Cartlidge

    This second edition of the Quantity Surveyor’s Pocket Book is fully updated in line with NRM1, NRM2 and JCT(11), and remains a must-have guide for students and qualified practitioners. Its focussed coverage of the data, techniques, and skills essential to the quantity surveying role make it an...

    Published August 12th 2012 by Routledge

  7. New Aspects of Quantity Surveying Practice

    3rd Edition

    By Duncan Cartlidge

    In the 1990s, many pundits said that Quantity Surveyors were going the way of the dodo, a prophecy which has proven to be far from accurate. In response, Duncan Cartlidge wrote the first edition of this book, to address the changing role of the QS in the twenty-first century. As we enter the...

    Published April 20th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Construction Quality Management

    Principles and Practice

    By Paul Watson, Tim Howarth

    Quality management is essential for facilitating the competitiveness of modern day commercial organizations. Excellence in quality management is a requisite for construction organizations who seek to remain competitive and successful. The challenges presented by competitive construction markets and...

    Published March 31st 2011 by Routledge

  9. Construction Contracts

    Questions and Answers, 2nd Edition

    By David Chappell

    Is there a difference between inspecting and supervizing? What does ‘time-barred’ mean? Is the contractor entitled to take possession of a section of the work even though it is the contractor's fault that possession is not practicable? Construction law can be a minefield. Professionals need answers...

    Published July 21st 2010 by Routledge

  10. Spon's Asia-Pacific Construction Costs Handbook, Fourth Edition

    By Davis Langdon

    Series: Spon's International Price Books

    Spon's Asia Pacific Construction Costs Handbook includes construction cost data for twenty countries. This new edition has been extended to include Pakistan and Cambodia. Australia, UK and America are also included, to facilitate comparison with construction costs elsewhere. Information is...

    Published April 27th 2010 by CRC Press