• Performance-Based Fire Engineering of Structures book cover

    Performance-Based Fire Engineering of Structures

    1st Edition

    By Yong Wang, Ian Burgess, František Wald, Martin Gillie

    Major events—notably the Broadgate fire in London, New York’s World Trade Center collapse, and the Windsor Tower fire in Madrid—as well as the enlightening studies at the Cardington fire research project have given international prominence to performance-based structural fire engineering. As a…

    Paperback – 2017-04-16
    CRC Press

  • Architect's Pocket Book book cover

    Architect's Pocket Book

    5th Edition

    By Jonathan Hetreed, Ann Ross, Charlotte Baden-Powell

    This handy pocket book brings together a wealth of useful information that architects need on a daily basis – on-site or in the studio. It provides clear guidance and invaluable detail on a wide range of issues, from planning policy through environmental design to complying with Building…

    Paperback – 2017-04-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Pocket Books

  • Aircraft Noise: Assessment, Prediction and Control book cover

    Aircraft Noise

    Assessment, Prediction and Control, 1st Edition

    By Oleksandr Zaporozhets, Vadim Tokarev, Keith Attenborough

    Aircraft noise has adverse impacts on passengers, airport staff and people living near airports, it thus limits the capacity of regional and international airports throughout the world. Reducing perceived noise of aircraft involves reduction of noise at source, along the propagation path and at the…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    CRC Press

  • Sustainability of Concrete book cover

    Sustainability of Concrete

    1st Edition

    By Pierre-Claude Aïtcin, Sidney Mindess

    Production of Portland cement is responsible for about seven percent of the world’s greenhouse gas emissions. The pressure to make the production of concrete more sustainable, or "greener", is considerable and increasing. This requires a wholesale shift in processes, materials and methods in…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    CRC Press
    Modern Concrete Technology

  • Fundamentals of Medical Ultrasonics book cover

    Fundamentals of Medical Ultrasonics

    1st Edition

    By Michiel Postema

    Ultrasonic imaging is an economic, reliable diagnostic technique. Owing to recent therapeutic applications, understanding the physical principles of medical ultrasonics is becoming increasingly important.  Covering the basics of elasticity, linear acoustics, wave propagation, nonlinear acoustics,…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    CRC Press

  • Acoustics of Small Rooms book cover

    Acoustics of Small Rooms

    1st Edition

    By Mendel Kleiner, Jiri Tichy

    Much time is spent working out how to optimize the acoustics of large rooms, such as auditoria, but the acoustics of small rooms and environments can be just as vital. The expensive sound equipment of a recording studio or the stereo in a car or living room is likewise rendered useless if the…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    CRC Press

  • Fire Safety Engineering Design of Structures book cover

    Fire Safety Engineering Design of Structures

    3rd Edition

    By John A. Purkiss, Long-Yuan Li

    Designing structures to withstand the effects of fire is challenging, and requires a series of complex design decisions. This third edition of Fire Safety Engineering Design of Structures provides practising fire safety engineers with the tools to design structures to withstand fires. This text…

    Paperback – 2017-03-30
    CRC Press

  • Concrete Fracture: A Multiscale Approach book cover

    Concrete Fracture

    A Multiscale Approach, 1st Edition

    By Jan G.M. van Mier

    The study of fracture mechanics of concrete has developed in recent years to the point where it can be used for assessing the durability of concrete structures and for the development of new concrete materials. The last decade has seen a gradual shift of interest toward fracture studies at…

    Paperback – 2017-03-29
    CRC Press

  • Construction Management: Theory and Practice book cover

    Construction Management

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Chris March

    Construction Management: Theory and Practice is a comprehensive textbook for budding construction managers. The range of coverage makes the book essential reading for students studying management courses in all construction related disciplines and ideal reading for those with non-cognate…

    Paperback – 2017-03-27
    Routledge

  • Unravelling Sustainability and Resilience in the Built Environment book cover

    Unravelling Sustainability and Resilience in the Built Environment

    1st Edition

    By Emilio Jose Garcia, Brenda Vale

    In this timely book, Emilio Jose Garcia and Brenda Vale explore what sustainability and resilience might mean when applied to the built environment. Conceived as a primer for students and professionals, it defines what the terms sustainability and resilience mean and how they are related to each…

    Paperback – 2017-03-24
    Routledge

  • Material Resource Efficiency in Construction: Supporting a circular economy (FB 85) book cover

    Material Resource Efficiency in Construction

    Supporting a circular economy (FB 85), 1st Edition

    By Katherine Adams, Gilli Hobbs

    Paperback – 2017-03-21
    IHS BRE Press

  • Management of Construction Projects: A Constructor's Perspective book cover

    Management of Construction Projects

    A Constructor's Perspective, 2nd Edition

    By John E. Schaufelberger, Len Holm

    Unlike the majority of construction project management textbooks out there, Management of Construction Projects takes a distinctive approach by setting itself in the context of a single and real-world construction project throughout and also by looking at construction project management from the…

    Paperback – 2017-03-20
    Routledge

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