Building & Construction Textbooks

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

Building Techniques & Materials

  • Sports Architecture

    1st Edition

    By Rod Sheard

    This book offers a rare chance to understand how sport and architecture come together to create an outstanding building type - a symbol of our times. Rod Sheard shares the experience and expertise of HOK LOBB in this beautifully illustrated book, offering practical advice and guidance on…

    Paperback – 2017-10-19
    Taylor & Francis

  • Building Construction Handbook

    11th Edition

    By Roy Chudley, Roger Greeno

    Ideal for students on all construction courses Topics presented concisely in plain language and with clear drawings Updated to include revisions to Building and Construction regulations The Building Construction Handbook is THE authoritative reference for all construction students and…

    Paperback – 2016-04-04
    Routledge

  • Materials Science In Construction: An Introduction

    1st Edition

    By Arshad Ahmed, John Sturges

    Materials Science in Construction explains the science behind the properties and behaviour of construction's most fundamental materials (metals, cement and concrete, polymers, timber, bricks and blocks, glass and plaster). In particular, the critical factors affecting in situ materials are examined…

    Paperback – 2014-11-25
    Routledge

  • Materials for Architects and Builders

    5th Edition

    By Arthur Lyons

    Materials for Architects and Builders provides a clear and concise introduction to the broad range of materials used within the construction industry and covers the essential details of their manufacture, key physical properties, specification and uses. Understanding the basics of materials is a…

    Paperback – 2014-08-14
    Routledge

  • Construction Mathematics

    2nd Edition

    By Surinder Virdi, Roy Baker, Narinder Kaur Virdi

    Construction Mathematics is an introductory level mathematics text, written specifically for students of construction and related disciplines. Learn by tackling exercises based on real-life construction maths. Examples include: costing calculations, labour costs, cost of materials and setting out…

    Paperback – 2014-01-09
    Routledge

  • The Construction of Houses

    5th Edition

    By Duncan Marshall, Derek Worthing, Roger Heath, Nigel Dann

    The fifth edition of this successful textbook is aimed specifically at those students and practitioners who require a broad understanding of building construction as part of a wider sphere of professional activity. The book provides a comprehensive introduction to the principles and practice of…

    Paperback – 2013-02-25
    Estates Gazette

  • Fundamental Building Technology

    2nd Edition

    By Andrew J. Charlett, Craig Maybery-Thomas

    Fundamental Building Technology introduces the technology, methods, and processes fundamental to construction by focussing on what is involved in building a typical low-rise house. Written with the novice in mind, this textbook is the ideal starting point for any construction student, as it fully…

    Paperback – 2013-01-24
    Routledge

  • Mitchell's Introduction to Building

    5th Edition

    By Roger Greeno

    Introduction to Building provides a comprehensive introduction to various aspects of development and associated building procedures, from initial planning and design through procurement of building work, contractual arrangements and construction techniques. Now in its Fifth Edition, this popular…

    Paperback – 2012-11-29
    Routledge
    Mitchell's Building Series

  • Structural Design in Building Conservation

    1st Edition

    By Dimitris Theodossopoulos

    No building is properly conserved if it is not structurally sound. Consequently architects, engineers and conservation officers need an adequate grounding in the technology, the materials and the historic origins of the building in order to complete a conservation project successfully. Structural…

    Paperback – 2012-05-30
    Routledge