Explore the breadth and depth of our publishing programme – books aimed for professionals and students within the building and construction industry.
Providing access to all the latest information within the area, on these pages you will find information from the list which covers Building Project Management, Building Services Engineering, Building Techniques, Construction Management, Law, Construction Materials and Building Regulations.
Like the first edition, the central question this book addresses is how virtual reality can be used in the design, production and management of the built environment. The book aims to consider three key questions. What are the business drivers for the use of virtual reality? What are its…
Paperback – 2018-02-21
Building Lean, Building BIM is the essential guide for any construction company that wants to implement Lean Construction and Building Information Modelling (BIM) to gain a strategic edge over their competition. The first of its kind, the book outlines the principles of Lean, the functionality of…
Paperback – 2017-12-05
Quality management is essential for facilitating the competitiveness of modern day commercial organisations. Excellence in quality management is a requisite for construction organisations who seek to remain competitive and successful. The challenges presented by competitive construction markets and…
Paperback – 2017-09-21
The design, construction and use of buildings in tropical climates pose specific challenges to built environment professionals. This text seeks to capture some of the key issues of technology and practice in the areas of building design, refurbishment, construction and facilities management in…
Paperback – 2017-09-15
Unlike the majority of construction project management textbooks out there, Management of Construction Projects takes a distinctive approach by setting itself in the context of a single and real-world construction project throughout and also by looking at construction project management from the…
Paperback – 2017-03-20
A convergence of lean management and quality management thinking has taken place in organizations across many industries, including construction. Practices in procurement, design management and construction management are all evolving constantly and understanding these changes and how to react is…
Paperback – 2017-02-16
Philosophy is not usually seen as a guidance for modern housing policy, but in this new book, Dr Helen Taylor argues that there is something innovative, unusual, and worth discussing about the application of philosophy to housing. The philosophical framework used within this book is John Rawls’…
Hardback – 2018-08-14
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This book focuses on Constructability, a project management tool and its effectiveness in promotion of sustainable development and architecture. Constructability concentrates on the optimum use of construction knowledge and experience in planning, engineering, procurement and field operations to…
Hardback – 2018-08-14
Proper cost accounting and financial management are essential elements of any successful construction job, and therefore make up essential skills for construction project managers and project engineers. Many textbooks on the market focus on the theoretical principles of accounting and finance…
Paperback – 2018-08-09
Take a glimpse at one of the chapters from our new edition of Clay's Handbook of Environmental Health here
Peter Sell and Steve Pittard, authors of BIM and Quantity Surveying, discuss their new book and some of the misconceptions of BIM.
Tim Deveaux, author of Procedures for Licensing Authority Officers, discusses key aspects of his new book.
Anita Cerić, author of Trust in Construction Projects discusses the importance of her new book.
Here you can discover brand new books on subjects including the New Rules of Measurement, construction delays, materials, the new building regulations, environmental health, adjudication, cost management, and mathematics for construction. You will find whatever you need to further your own research or professional interests, challenge and support your students, or to provide essential reference materials for your institutional library.
A complete list of the textbooks published by Routledge in the fields of Building and Construction.
Our key titles for professionals, across the Built Environment disciplines.
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Our latest books within Property, Construction, and Real Estate for students--you will find whatever you need to further your own studies, professional interests, and provide essential reference materials.
We publish an extensive list of books to help with all of your refurbishment and renovation needs from regulations to conservation and energy efficiency to design and planning.
Our latest books, covering a wide range of key areas within Sustainable Built Environment for students, instructors, researchers, and professors.
Ed Needle is the Commissioning Editor for Routledge Construction and Real Estate. He commissions a wide range of text types, from textbooks and professional guides, to research monographs and handbooks. He commissions across a broad range of topics including: Construction and Real Estate Finance, Investment and Economics, Construction Management, Project Management, Construction and Real Estate Law, Quantity Surveying, Valuation, Sustainability and Green Construction, Services Engineering, HVAC, Facilities Management, Building Techniques and Materials, Fire Safety and Building Regulations. Contact Ed with your publishing ideas or any queries related to his areas of interest.