Building & Construction Textbooks

A complete list of the textbooks published by Routledge in the fields of Building and Construction.

Building Services Engineering

  • Electrical Installation Work: Level 2

    EAL Edition, 1st Edition

    By Peter Roberts, Mark Baker

    The only EAL approved textbook for the Level 2 Diploma in Electrical Installation (600/6724/X) Fully up-to-date with the 3rd Amendment of the 17th Edition IET Wiring Regulations Expert advice that has been written in collaboration with EAL to ensure that it covers what learners need to know in…

    Paperback – 2015-10-29
    Routledge

  • PAT: Portable Appliance Testing, 4th ed

    In-Service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment, 4th Edition

    By Brian Scaddan

    Fully up-to-date with the relevant parts of the 17th Edition IET Wiring Regulations: Amendment 3 and the 2012 Code of Practice Provides all the required information on portable appliance testing in a user-friendly manner Expert advice from an engineering training consultant, supported with…

    Paperback – 2015-06-16
    Routledge

  • The Hierarchy of Energy in Architecture

    Emergy Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Ravi Srinivasan, Kiel Moe

    The laws of thermodynamics—and their implications for architecture—have not been fully integrated into architectural design. Architecture and building science too often remain constrained by linear concepts and methodologies regarding energy that occlude significant quantities and qualities of…

    Paperback – 2015-06-12
    Routledge
    PocketArchitecture

  • Electrical Science for Technicians

    1st Edition

    By Adrian Waygood

    An indispensable resource for electrical technicians and trainees, Electrical Science for Technicians walks readers through the subject in a logical order, providing a historical overview alongside modern electrical theory and practice. You will be guided through the subject in a topic by topic…

    Paperback – 2015-06-05
    Routledge

  • Advanced Electrical Installation Work 2365 Edition

    City and Guilds Edition, 8th Edition

    By Trevor Linsley

    Updated in line with the 3rd Amendment of the 17th Edition IET Wiring Regulations Amendments, this new edition covers the City and Guilds 2365-03 course. Written in an accessible style with a chapter dedicated to each unit of the syllabus, this book helps you to master each topic before moving on…

    Paperback – 2015-05-01
    Routledge

  • Air Conditioning

    A Practical Introduction, 3rd Edition

    By David V. Chadderton

    David Chadderton's Air Conditioning is the complete introduction and reference guide for students and practitioners of air conditioning design, installation and maintenance. The scientific principles involved are introduced with the help of case studies and exercises, and downloadable spreadsheets…

    Paperback – 2014-04-04
    Routledge

  • Building Services Design for Energy Efficient Buildings

    1st Edition

    By Paul Tymkow, Savvas Tassou, Maria Kolokotroni, Hussam Jouhara

    The role and influence of building services engineers is undergoing rapid change and is pivotal to achieving low-carbon buildings. However, textbooks in the field have largely focused on the detailed technicalities of HVAC systems, often with little wider context. This book addresses that need by…

    Paperback – 2013-04-02
    Routledge

  • Building Services Engineering

    6th Edition

    By David V. Chadderton

    Engineering services within buildings account for ongoing energy use, greenhouse gas contribution and life safety provisions. This fully updated sixth edition of David Chadderton's leading textbook is the perfect preparation for those intending to enter this…

    Paperback – 2012-11-16
    Routledge

  • Acoustics and Noise Control

    3rd Edition

    By R J Peters

    Acoustics and Noise Control provides a detailed and comprehensive introduction to the principles and practice of acoustics and noise control. Since the last edition was published in 1996 there have been many changes and additions to standards, laws and regulations, codes of practice relating to…

    Paperback – 2011-06-09
    Routledge

  • Intelligent Buildings and Building Automation

    1st Edition

    By Shengwei Wang

    Giving you a combination of general principles, applied practice and information on the state-of-the-art, this book will give you the information you need to incorporate the latest systems and technologies into your building projects. It focuses on a number of important issues, such as: Network…

    Paperback – 2009-11-04
    Routledge