Construction Spring Collection

We are delighted to share with you our Spring collection of newly published reference titles in Construction. You can find further information below on the titles publishing, and by visiting the Construction subject page.

Featured titles

  • Clients and Users in Construction

    Agency, Governance and Innovation

    Edited by Kim Haugbølle, David Boyd

    Clients have been identified as critical for building delivery but have been under-researched with only a few studies about them. This book seeks to address this gap. A deeper look into the nature of construction clients and their relation to building users exposes more fundamental questions…

    Hardback – 2017-05-25
    Routledge
    CIB

  • Advances in Construction ICT and e-Business

    Edited by Srinath Perera, Bingunath Ingirige, Kirti Ruikar, Esther Obonyo

    This internationally conducted study of the latest construction industry practices addresses a broad range of Information and Communication Technology applications. Drawing on research conducted in the US and UK, this book presents the state of the art of various ebusiness processes, and examines…

    Hardback – 2017-05-05
    Routledge
    CIB

  • Online Learning for STEM Subjects

    International Examples of Technologies and Pedagogies in Use

    Edited by Mark Childs, Robby Soetanto

    The Global Collaboration initiatives related in this book are examples of how educators have experimented with different mechanisms to provide science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education programmes through information and communication technologies. In many cases, these…

    Hardback – 2017-01-16
    Routledge

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  • Building in Value: Pre-Design Issues

    The concept of value in projects is a key issue for everyone involved in the construction industry. Building in Value brings together many experts in the field to outline the wide range of tools, techniques and procedures that can and should be used to make the building procurement phase as…

    Hardback – 2016-12-14
    Routledge

  • Construction Adjudication in Ireland

    By Anthony Hussey

    The Construction Contracts Act 2013 introduces adjudication for the construction industry in Ireland for the first time. The essence of adjudication is in providing a means whereby disputes as to payment under a construction contract are resolved quickly and cheaply. The key feature distinguishing…

    Hardback – 2016-12-12
    Routledge

  • Court-Connected Construction Mediation Practice

    A Comparative International Review

    Edited by Andrew Agapiou, Deniz Artan Ilter

    The value of mediation has been widely acknowledged worldwide, as shown by the number of jurisdictions in which the courts enforce obligations on parties to negotiate and adopt mediation to settle construction disputes. This book examines the expansion and development of court-connected…

    Hardback – 2016-11-10
    Routledge
    CIB

  • Target Cost Contracting Strategy in Construction

    Principles, Practices and Case Studies

    By Daniel W.M. Chan, Joseph H.L. Chan

    The problems inherent in the traditional design-bid-build procurement method often lead to the adversarial working relationships within the construction industry. Target cost contracts, accompanied by a gain-share/pain-share arrangement serving as a cost incentive mechanism, have emerged in…

    Hardback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge
    Spon Research

  • Facilities Management and Corporate Real Estate Management as Value Drivers

    How to Manage and Measure Adding Value

    Edited by Per Anker Jensen, Theo van der Voordt

    Facilities Management (FM) and Corporate Real Estate Management (CREM) are two closely related and relatively new management disciplines with developing international professions and increasing academic attention. Both disciplines have from the outset a strong focus on controlling and reducing cost…

    Hardback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • New Forms of Procurement

    PPP and Relational Contracting in the 21st Century

    Edited by Marcus C. Jefferies, Steve Rowlinson

    The last three decades have seen the evolution of Public–Private Partnerships (PPPs) and Relationship Contracting (RC) as alternative procurement approaches to traditional methods of delivering public infrastructure. The potential for growth in these new forms of procurement has led to an on-going…

    Hardback – 2016-04-26
    Routledge
    Spon Research

  • Safety of Repair, Maintenance, Minor Alteration, and Addition (RMAA) Works

    A new focus of construction safety

    By Albert P. C. Chan, Carol K. H. Hon

    Safety of RMAA works is an almost uncharted topic of rising importance internationally. Small construction contractors are particularly dependant on RMAA work, especially during times of recession, and they undertake more risks on these jobs than large companies do. This book is based on unique…

    Hardback – 2016-03-21
    Routledge

  • Site Surveying and Levelling

    2nd Edition

    By John Clancy

    This popular and useful text has been completely revised and up-dated so that it forms and indipensible handbook for any student of surveying.An additional chapter on modern developments is included and the text has also been extended to cover ordnance survey; calculation of areas; computation of…

    Hardback – 2016-02-01
    Routledge