Building & Construction Textbooks

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

Construction Management

  • Health and Safety at Work Revision Guide

    for the NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety, 3rd Edition

    By Ed Ferrett

    This companion to the bestselling Introduction to Health and Safety at Work is an essential revision aid for students preparing for their written assessments on the NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety. Fully updated to the latest NEBOSH National General…

    Paperback – 2015-09-14
    Routledge

  • International Health and Safety at Work Revision Guide

    for the NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety, 2nd Edition

    By Ed Ferrett

    This companion to the bestselling International Health and Safety at Work is an essential revision aid for students preparing for their written assessments on the NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety. Fully updated to the April 2015 specification, the…

    Paperback – 2015-09-14
    Routledge

  • Health and Safety in Construction Revision Guide

    for the NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction Health and Safety, 2nd Edition

    By Ed Ferrett

    This companion to the bestselling Introduction to Health and Safety in Construction is an essential revision aid for students preparing for their written assessments on the NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction Health and Safety. Fully updated to the April 2015 specification, the revision…

    Paperback – 2015-09-14
    Routledge

  • JCT Contract Administration Pocket Book

    1st Edition

    By Andy Atkinson

    Successfully managing your JCT contracts is a must, and this handy reference is the swiftest way to doing just that. Making reference to best practice throughout, the JCT Standard Building Contracts SBC/Q, DB and MW are used as examples to take you through all the essential contract administration…

    Paperback – 2015-06-12
    Routledge
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  • Construction Project Manager’s Pocket Book

    1st Edition

    By Duncan Cartlidge

    Construction project management requires a broad range of skills, from technical expertise to leadership, negotiation, team building and communication. This no–nonsense guide covers all of the essentials of the role, including: Pre-construction activities Design management and BIM…

    Paperback – 2015-02-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Pocket Books

  • Introduction to Construction Management

    1st Edition

    By Fred Sherratt

    Management in the construction industry is a complex task, with team members often undertaking hazardous work, complying with stacks of regulations and legal requirements, and under the constant threat of plans going awry, however there is no need for all construction management textbooks to be so…

    Paperback – 2015-01-15
    Routledge

  • Collaborative Design Management

    1st Edition

    By Stephen Emmitt, Kirti Ruikar

    The design process has always been central to construction, but recent years have seen its significance increase, and the ways of approaching it multiply. To an increasing degree, other stakeholders such as contractors have input at the design stage, and the designer’s role …

    Paperback – 2013-03-20
    Routledge

  • Dissertation Research and Writing for Construction Students

    3rd Edition

    By Shamil G. Naoum

    User-friendly, easy to dip into guide for all Built Environment students Takes the reader from the stage of choosing a topic to writing a well-structured dissertation Best case practice illustrated with numerous examples, case studies and references. Dissertation Research and Writing for…

    Paperback – 2012-07-23
    Routledge

  • Human Resource Management in Construction

    Critical Perspectives, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Andrew Dainty, Martin Loosemore

    The construction sector is one of the most complex and problematic arenas within which to manage people. As a result, the applicability of much mainstream human resource management (HRM) theory to this industry is limited. Indeed, the operational realities faced by construction organizations mean…

    Paperback – 2012-06-12
    Routledge

  • Computer Aided Design Guide for Architecture, Engineering and Construction

    1st Edition

    By Ghassan Aouad, Song Wu, Angela Lee, Timothy Onyenobi

    Recent years have seen major changes in the approach to Computer Aided Design (CAD) in the architectural, engineering and construction (AEC) sector. CAD is increasingly becoming a standard design tool, facilitating lower development costs and a reduced design cycle. Not only does it allow a…

    Paperback – 2011-11-18
    Routledge

  • Collaborative Working in Construction

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dino Bouchlaghem

    Complications arising from poor collaboration are the source of a variety of the construction industry's biggest problems. It is now widely recognized that an effective collaboration strategy based on the implementation of information systems and careful consideration of the wider…

    Paperback – 2011-10-06
    Routledge

  • Harvesting and Managing Knowledge in Construction

    From Theoretical Foundations to Business Applications, 1st Edition

    By Yacine Rezgui, John Miles

    A successful construction business is a knowledge business. And knowledge must be managed effectively to be used efficiently, especially in a complex project-oriented business such as construction, where skills acquired and lessons learned on one project need to be applied to the next. A …

    Paperback – 2011-02-18
    Routledge

  • Organization Management in Construction

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paul S. Chinowsky, Anthony D. Songer

    Today’s construction environment is changing at an unprecedented pace and executives are facing a diverse set of issues – globalization, economics, workforce demographics, and technology. Moreover the traditional issues of competition and delivery are being challenged by new laws and new industry…

    Paperback – 2011-01-05
    Routledge

  • Integrated Management Systems for Construction

    Quality, Environment and Safety, 1st Edition

    By Alan Griffith

    Integrated management systems (IMS) are an innovative way of handling the plethora of management functions and procedures that are applied throughout major construction projects.  Contracting companies use management systems to shape and define the corporate arrangement of their business…

    Paperback – 2010-12-13
    Routledge

  • Operations Management for Construction

    1st Edition

    By Chris March

    Students studying construction management and related subjects need to have a broad understanding of the major aspects of controlling the building processes. Operations Management for Construction is one of three textbooks (Business Organisation, Operations Management and Finance Control) written…

    Paperback – 2009-02-09
    Routledge

  • Business Organisation for Construction

    1st Edition

    By Chris March

    With a user-friendly style and a strong theoretical base, Business Organisation for Construction provides readers with the tools required to skillfully and successfully operate a business in today's construction industry. Arranged into three sections, Chris March explains: strategy and vision,…

    Paperback – 2009-02-09
    Routledge