• Sustainability Principles and Practice

    2nd Edition

    By Margaret Robertson

    This new and expanded edition builds upon the first edition’s accessible and comprehensive overview of the interdisciplinary field of sustainability. The focus is on furnishing solutions and equipping the student with both conceptual understanding and technical skills for the workplace. Each…

    Paperback – 2017-03-16 
    Routledge

  • Building Structures

    understanding the basics, 3rd Edition

    By Malcolm Millais

    This is a one-stop book for knowing everything important about building structures. Self-contained and with no prerequisites needed, it is suitable for both general readers and building professionals. follow the history of structural understanding grasp the concepts of structural behaviour via…

    Paperback – 2017-03-15 
    Routledge

  • Quantity Surveyor's Pocket Book

    3rd Edition

    By Duncan Cartlidge

    The third edition of the Quantity Surveyor’s Pocket Book has been updated in line with NRM1, NRM2, and NRM3, and remains a must-have guide for students and qualified practitioners. Its focused coverage of the data, techniques, and skills essential to the quantity surveying role make it an…

    Paperback – 2017-03-08 
    Routledge
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  • Dictionary of Building and Civil Engineering

    English/French French/English, 2nd Edition

    By Don Montague

    This French–English and English–French dictionary lists over 20,000 specialist terms, covering architecture, building, civil engineering and property. It is written for all construction professionals working on projects overseas. This new edition has been revised and extended, as well as pruned,…

    Hardback – 2017-03-02 
    Routledge

  • Agents and Multi-Agent Systems in Construction

    Edited by Chimay Anumba, Zhaomin Ren, O.O. Ugwu

    This book describes current advances and future directions in the theory and application of intelligent agents and multi-agent systems in the Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) sector. It is the product of an international effort involving a network of construction IT and computing…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28 
    Routledge

  • Total Construction Management

    Lean Quality in Construction Project Delivery

    By John Oakland, Marton Marosszeky

    A convergence of lean management and quality management thinking has taken place in organisations across many industries, including construction. Practices in procurement, design management, and construction management are all evolving constantly and understanding these changes and how to react is…

    Paperback – 2017-02-23 
    Routledge

  • Construction Contract Administration for Project Owners

    By Claude G. Lancome

    Construction Contract Administration for Project Owners is aimed at public and private owners of real estate and construction projects. The book is intended to assist owners in their contractual dealings with their designers and their contractors. Most owners are not primarily in the business of…

    Hardback – 2017-02-23 
    Routledge

  • Designbuild Education

    Edited by Chad Kraus

    Designbuild Education adopts the intellectual framework of American Pragmatism, which is a theory of action, to investigate architects’ compelling need to build and how that manifests in collegiate designbuild programs. Organized into four themes – people, poetics, process, and practice – the book…

    Paperback – 2017-02-17 
    Routledge

  • Heritage Building Information Modelling

    Edited by Yusuf Arayici, John Counsell, Lamine Mahdjoubi, Gehan Ahmed Nagy, Soheir Hawas, Khaled Dweidar

    Building Information Modelling (BIM) is being debated, tested and implemented wherever you look across the built environment sector. This book is about Heritage Building Information Modelling (HBIM), which necessarily differs from the commonplace applications of BIM to new construction. Where BIM…

    Hardback – 2017-02-16 
    Routledge

  • Offsite Architecture

    constructing the future

    Edited by Ryan E. Smith, John D. Quale

    Architects have been intrigued by prefabricated construction since the early 20th century. Recent advances in design, engineering and manufacturing processes have led to a significant expansion in the use of pre-assembled components which are fitted to finished structures on site. Collectively,…

    Paperback – 2017-02-08 
    Routledge

  • Electrical Safety and the Law

    5th Edition

    By John M Madden

    Electrical Safety and the Law describes the hazards and risks from the use of electricity, explaining with the help of case studies and accident statistics the types of accidents that occur and how they can be prevented by the use of safe installations, equipment and working practices. It describes…

    Paperback – 2017-02-08 
    Routledge

  • Electrical Installation Work: Level 1

    By Peter Roberts

    Written specifically for Level 1 of the EAL Diploma in Electrical Installation (601/0409/0), this book has a chapter dedicated to each unit of the syllabus. Every learning outcome from the syllabus is covered in clearly marked sections, and there is a checklist at the end of each chapter to ensure…

    Paperback – 2017-02-01 
    Routledge

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