Building & Construction Textbooks

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

Construction Law & Building Regulations

  • Construction Law

    From Beginner to Practitioner, 1st Edition

    By Jim Mason

    This innovative book provides a thorough and comprehensive guide to construction law by blending together black letter law and socio-legal approaches. This mixed methodology makes an ideal introduction to the subject for those studying to enter the Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC)…

    Paperback – 2016-04-18
    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
    Routledge Pocket Books

  • Construction Contracts

    Law and Management, 5th Edition

    By Will Hughes, Ronan Champion, John Murdoch

    The fifth edition of this bestselling textbook has been thoroughly revised to provide the most up-to-date and comprehensive coverage of the legislation, administration and management of construction contracts. It now includes comparisons of working with JCT, NEC3, and FIDIC contracts throughout.…

    Paperback – 2015-04-20
    Routledge

  • Successful Contract Administration

    For Constructors and Design Professionals, 1st Edition

    By Charles W. Cook

    The success of every construction project begins with reading and understanding the contract. Contract Administrators and Project Managers for all parties in the construction process must realize the major impact their actions have on cost, schedule, and quality in relation to the contract terms…

    Paperback – 2014-11-20
    Routledge

  • Understanding the Building Regulations

    6th Edition

    By Simon Polley

    Do you need a concise, jargon-free and compact guide to the UK building regulations? Simon Polley boils down the regulations to their basic features, explaining the core principles behind them. Easy to read and light enough to carry around with you, this is the ideal introduction to a vital part…

    Paperback – 2014-09-16
    Routledge
    Understanding Construction

  • Professional Ethics for the Construction Industry

    1st Edition

    By Rebecca Mirsky, John Schaufelberger

    Construction professionals have a range of demanding responsibilities; towards clients, their companies, and to abide by government regulations. It is understandable that busy practitioners could forget their ethical responsibilities in the face of these pressures, but…

    Paperback – 2014-07-18
    Routledge

  • Commercial Conflict Management and Dispute Resolution

    1st Edition

    By Peter Fenn

    Commerce is inherently complex and the sums of money involved can be astronomical, so it is no surprise that conflicts and disputes are all too common. There are numerous techniques designed to resolve these problems, and this book summarizes the most important of these, as well as alternative…

    Paperback – 2011-10-28
    Routledge

  • Galbraith's Building and Land Management Law for Students

    6th Edition

    By Anne Galbraith, Michael Stockdale, Steve Wilson, Rebecca Mitchell, Russell Hewitson, Simon Spurgeon, Mick Woodley, Alan Davenport

    Ideal for first year undergraduate students taking law modules on construction, surveying, planning and engineering courses, Galbraith’s Building and Land Management Law for Students is an excellent overview of the key legal issues in the construction industry. Clearly written and with wide…

    Paperback – 2010-11-15
    Routledge

  • JCT 2005: Clause by Clause

    1st Edition

    By Phil Griffiths

    * Uses a novel clause-by-clause approach to explain the important JCT 2005 contract * Written by an experienced author, explaining in simple English the meaning and relevance of each clause to avoid common misunderstandings * Includes up-to-date legal cases that explain the development and…

    Paperback – 2009-10-16
    Routledge

  • Water Regulations In Brief

    1st Edition

    By Ray Tricker

    Water Regulations in Brief is a unique reference book, providing all the information needed to comply with the regulations, in an easy to use, full colour format. Crucially, unlike other titles on this subject, this book doesn’t just cover the Water Regulations, it also clearly shows how they…

    Paperback – 2009-09-30
    Routledge

  • The JCT 05 Standard Building Contract

    1st Edition

    By Issaka Ndekugri, Michael Rycroft

    The Joint Contracts Tribunal's (JCT) Standard Form of Building Contract, one of the most common standard contracts used in the UK to procure building work, is updated regularly to take account of changes in legislation and industry practice and relevant court decisions from litigation. The JCT 05…

    Paperback – 2009-03-30
    Routledge