• Understanding Building Stones and Stone Buildings book cover

    Understanding Building Stones and Stone Buildings

    1st Edition

    By John A. Hudson, John W. Cosgrove

    This book covers the wide spectrum of subjects relating to obtaining and using building stones, starting with their geological origin and then describing the nature of granites, volcanics, limestones, sandstones, flint, metamorphic stones, breccias and conglomerates, with emphasis being placed on…

    Hardback – 2019-04-25 
    CRC Press

  • Net Zero Energy Building: Predicted and Unintended Consequences book cover

    Net Zero Energy Building

    Predicted and Unintended Consequences, 1st Edition

    By Ming Hu

    What do we mean by net zero energy? Zero operating energy? Zero energy costs? Zero emissions? There is no one answer: approaches to net zero building vary widely across the globe and are influenced by different environmental and cultural contexts. Net Zero Energy Building: Predicated and Unintended…

    Paperback – 2019-04-18 
    Routledge

  • Project Risk and Opportunity Management: The Owner's Perspective book cover

    Project Risk and Opportunity Management

    The Owner's Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Agnar Johansen, Nils Olsson, George Jergeas, Asbjørn Rolstadås

    Effective risk and opportunity management is key to the successful delivery of any major engineering and construction project. This book looks at how all those involved can manage risk and capitalise on the opportunities that uncertainty present. The authors of this book highlight that…

    Paperback – 2019-04-17 
    Routledge

  • Digital Signal Processing in Audio and Acoustical Engineering book cover

    Digital Signal Processing in Audio and Acoustical Engineering

    1st Edition

    By Francis F. Li, Trevor J. Cox

    Starting with the fundamentals of DSP methods and essential maths, this text focuses on DSP in room acoustic measurements, psycho-acoustics related filter design, machine audition (audio quality assessment), spatial audio and array technologies, surface acoustics and room design, audio pattern…

    Hardback – 2019-04-09 
    CRC Press

  • Accounting for Construction: Frameworks, Productivity, Cost and Performance book cover

    Accounting for Construction

    Frameworks, Productivity, Cost and Performance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rick Best, Jim Meikle

    Accounting for Construction follows on from Measuring Construction edited by the same team. It extends the coverage of some of the material in the first volume and expands the range of related topics to include, inter alia, shadow economies, accounting for informal construction and the treatment of…

    Hardback – 2019-04-08 
    Routledge

  • Construction Project Management: An Integrated Approach book cover

    Construction Project Management

    An Integrated Approach, 3rd Edition

    By Peter Fewings, Christian Henjewele

    Construction Project Management Construction Project Management: An Integrated Approach is a management approach to leading projects and the effective choice and use of project management tools and techniques. It seeks to push the boundaries of project management to take on board future needs and…

    Paperback – 2019-04-08 
    Routledge

  • The Connectivity of Innovation in the Construction Industry book cover

    The Connectivity of Innovation in the Construction Industry

    1st Edition

    Edited by Malena Havenvid, Åse Kristina Linné, Lena Bygballe, Chris Harty

    The construction industry is currently experiencing accelerating developments concerning societal demands along with project complexity, internationalization and digitalization. In an attempt to grasp the consequences of these demands on productivity and innovation, this edited book addresses how…

    Hardback – 2019-04-08 
    Routledge
    Spon Research

  • Living Architecture, Living Cities: Soul-Nourishing Sustainability book cover

    Living Architecture, Living Cities

    Soul-Nourishing Sustainability, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Day, Julie Gwilliam

    It’s widely accepted that our environment is in crisis. Less widely recognized is that three quarters of environmental damage is due to cities – the places where most of us live. As this powerful new book elucidates, global sustainability is therefore directly dependent on urban design. In Living…

    Paperback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Advanced Construction Mathematics book cover

    Advanced Construction Mathematics

    1st Edition

    By Surinder Virdi

    Advanced Construction Mathematics covers the range of topics that a student must learn in order to achieve success in Level 3 and 4 mathematics for the Pearson BTEC National and BTEC HNC/HND in Construction, Building Services, and Civil Engineering. Packed with easy to follow examples, the…

    Paperback – 2019-03-29 
    Routledge

  • Construction Equipment Management book cover

    Construction Equipment Management

    2nd Edition

    By John E. Schaufelberger, Giovanni C. Migliaccio

    This revised and updated edition of Construction Equipment Management fills a gap on this subject by integrating both conceptual and hands-on quantitative knowledge on construction equipment into a process that facilitates student learning. The first six chapters summarize interdisciplinary…

    Paperback – 2019-03-25 
    Routledge

  • Professionalism in the Built Heritage Sector: Edited Contributions to the International Conference on Professionalism in the Built Heritage Sector, February 5-8, 2018, Arenberg Castle, Leuven, Belgium book cover

    Professionalism in the Built Heritage Sector

    Edited Contributions to the International Conference on Professionalism in the Built Heritage Sector, February 5-8, 2018, Arenberg Castle, Leuven, Belgium, 1st Edition

    Edited by Koen van Balen, Aziliz Vandesande

    Professionalism entails the conduct, aims and qualities that characterise a profession. The term is also used to describe education and training standards for the knowledge and skills necessary to perform a specific profession. In practice, professional standards of practice and ethics are agreed…

    Hardback – 2019-03-19 
    CRC Press

  • FIDIC Red Book: A Commentary book cover

    FIDIC Red Book

    A Commentary, 1st Edition

    By Ben Beaumont

    Written by a member of the FIDIC President’s List of Adjudicators, this detailed and critical commentary on the FIDIC Red Book provides authoritative guidance and recommendations for best practice. Focusing on each Clause of the Condition of Contract, this book identifies pitfalls and logistics…

    Paperback – 2019-03-06 
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