Building & Construction Textbooks

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

Finance, Business & Economics

  • Value Management in Construction and Real Estate

    Methodology and Applications, 1st Edition

    Edited by Geoffrey Q. P. Shen, Ann T. W. Yu

    This cutting edge study explores alternative methods and tools to obtain value for money while maintaining quality in construction projects, especially large and complex ones. Extensive references throughout will help the reader develop a deeper understanding of the methodology,…

    Paperback – 2015-10-15
    Routledge

  • Cost Studies of Buildings

    6th Edition

    By Allan Ashworth, Srinath Perera

    This practical guide to cost studies of buildings has been updated and revised throughout for the 6th edition. New developments in RICS New Rules of Measurement (NRM) are incorporated throughout the book, in addition to new material on e-business, the internet, social media, building information…

    Paperback – 2015-07-16
    Routledge

  • Construction Cost Management

    Learning from Case Studies, 2nd Edition

    By Keith Potts, Nii Ankrah

    In this updated and expanded second edition, Keith Potts and Nii Ankrah examine key issues in construction cost management across the building and civil engineering sectors, both in the UK and overseas. Best practice from pre-contract to post-contract phases of the project life-cycle are…

    Paperback – 2014-01-23
    Routledge

  • Financial Feasibility Studies for Property Development

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Tim Havard

    Essential for any real estate professional or student performing feasibility studies for property development using Microsoft Excel and two of the most commonly used proprietary software systems, Argus Developer and Estate Master DF. This is the first book to not only review the place of financial…

    Paperback – 2013-09-10
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Estimating for Construction

    1st Edition

    By Brian Greenhalgh

    Students and professionals encountering estimating for the first time need an approachable introduction to its principles and techniques, which is up to date with current practice. Introduction to Estimating for Construction explains both the traditional techniques, and best practice in…

    Paperback – 2013-01-21
    Routledge

  • Urban and Environmental Economics

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Graham Squires

    The importance of the built environment to environmental protection is well established, with strict environmental regulations now a feature of the working lives of planners, contractors, building designers, and quantity surveyors alike. Those new to, or preparing to join this industry must have an…

    Paperback – 2012-07-27
    Routledge

  • Responsible Corporate Strategy in Construction and Engineering

    Doing the Right Thing?, 1st Edition

    By Martin Loosemore, Florence Phua

    The role that communities have to play in the evolution and implementation of an effective strategy is often overlooked, despite the fact that it is becoming increasingly important and complex. This book addresses how consulting and contracting firms in the construction and engineering industries…

    Paperback – 2010-09-07
    Routledge

  • Finance and Control for Construction

    1st Edition

    By Chris March

    Drawing on a wealth of practical experience, both in the construction industry and teaching students, Chris March presents this study of construction management and the major aspects of controlling the building process. Covering the stages from the client's initiation, to the final handover of the…

    Paperback – 2009-02-09
    Routledge

  • Economics for the Modern Built Environment

    1st Edition

    Edited by Les Ruddock

    Recent decades have seen a major social and economic changes across the developed world and consequent changes in the construction and property industries. The discipline of construction economics needs to respond to this. For instance, the importance of sustainable development has become…

    Paperback – 2008-10-10
    Routledge