Building & Construction

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.

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12Series in Building & Construction

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945New Products

  • Green Infrastructure

    Incorporating Plants and Enhancing Biodiversity in Buildings and Urban Environments

    By John W. Dover

    With more than half of the world's population now living in urban areas, it is vitally important that towns and cities are healthy places to live. The principal aim of this book is to synthesize the disparate literature on the use of vegetation in the built environment and its multifunctional…

    Paperback – 2015-07-20
    Routledge

  • Lighting and Health

    By Cosmin Ticleanu, Stephanie King, Gareth Howlett, Feride Sener, Marielle Aarts, Juliette van Duinhoven

    Lighting can affect the health of people in buildings. This goes beyond the safety aspects of providing enough illumination to see by; lighting affects mood and human circadian rhythms, while poor lighting can, in principle, cause glare, headaches, eyestrain, skin conditions and various types of…

    Paperback – 2015-07-17
    IHS BRE Press

  • Cost Studies of Buildings

    6th Edition

    By Allan Ashworth, Srinath Perera

    This practical guide to cost studies of buildings has been updated and revised throughout for the 6th edition. New developments in RICS New Rules of Measurement (NRM) are incorporated throughout the book, in addition to new material on e-business, the internet, social media, building information…

    Paperback – 2015-07-15
    Routledge

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  • Sustainable Built Environment

    Our latest books, covering a wide range of key areas within Sustainable Built Environment for students, instructors, researchers, and professors.

  • Refurbishment and Renovation

    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.

  • Property, Construction and Real Estate

    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.

  • IHS BRE Press

    BRE is an independent and impartial, research-based consultancy, testing and training organisation, which offers expertise in every aspect of the built environment and associated industries. Routledge has been IHS BRE Press’ partners since 2010, distributing their publications worldwide to practitioners, researchers, and manufacturers who need to stay informed of developments in an ever-changing industry.

  • Built Environment Books for Professionals

    Our key titles for professionals, across the Built Environment disciplines.

  • Building and Construction

    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.

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