• Quality Assurance in Construction book cover

    Quality Assurance in Construction

    2nd Edition

    By Brian Thorpe, Peter Sumner

    The need for quality assurance in construction is now widely accepted. As a result, pressure is currently being applied to contractors and those offering professional services to demonstrate QA capability prior to commission. This book, written by experts in the field of quality management, shows…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge

  • Public Private Partnerships in International Construction: Learning from case studies book cover

    Public Private Partnerships in International Construction

    Learning from case studies, 1st Edition

    By Albert P. C. Chan, Esther Cheung

    Over the last ten years public private partnerships have become ever more popular worldwide, expanding the body of experience among construction professionals, government agencies, and industry. In these economically challenging times, PPP has emerged as a crucial framework for providing…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

  • Globalization and New International Public Works Agreements in Developing Countries: An Analytical Perspective book cover

    Globalization and New International Public Works Agreements in Developing Countries

    An Analytical Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Mohamed A.M. Ismail

    This book scrutinizes the new legal nature and stipulations of International Public Works Agreements and provides an in-depth analysis of new forms of infrastructure agreements which have been created in developing countries, such as PPPs. The volume also examines the direct impact of the new…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

  • Understanding and Negotiating EPC Contracts, Volume 2: Annotated Sample Contract Forms book cover

    Understanding and Negotiating EPC Contracts, Volume 2

    Annotated Sample Contract Forms, 1st Edition

    By Howard M. Steinberg

    Any project which involves an EPC contract is also likely to involve a number of other complicated contracts. The challenge of the parties to an EPC contract is not to try to eliminate risk but rather put into place a narrative structure that enables the parties to predict the contractual result…

    Hardback – 2016-10-26
    Routledge

  • Understanding and Negotiating EPC Contracts, Volume 1: The Project Sponsor's Perspective book cover

    Understanding and Negotiating EPC Contracts, Volume 1

    The Project Sponsor's Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Howard M. Steinberg

    In Understanding and Negotiating EPC Contracts, Volume 1, Howard M. Steinberg presents a practical and comprehensive guide to understanding virtually every aspect of engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contracts for infrastructure projects. The 25 chapters in Volume 1 are supplemented…

    Hardback – 2016-10-26
    Routledge

  • Understanding and Negotiating EPC Contracts: Two Volume Set book cover

    Understanding and Negotiating EPC Contracts

    Two Volume Set, 1st Edition

    By Howard M. Steinberg

    This two-volume collection offers a comprehensive practical and legal guide to the complex process of negotiating engineering, procurerment and construction contracts. In Understanding and Negotiating EPC Contracts, Volume 1, Howard M. Steinberg explores virtually every aspect of (EPC)…

    Pack – 2016-10-25
    Routledge

  • Architectural System Structures: Integrating Design Complexity in Industrialised Construction book cover

    Architectural System Structures

    Integrating Design Complexity in Industrialised Construction, 1st Edition

    By Kasper Sánchez Vibæk

    This book proposes a system structure in architectural design that conceptualises a systemic level in architecture and construction that lies between general construction techniques and specific architectural results. In order to make such a system structure operational, the elaboration of a model…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • An Architecture of Parts: Architects, Building Workers and Industrialisation in Britain 1940 - 1970 book cover

    An Architecture of Parts: Architects, Building Workers and Industrialisation in Britain 1940 - 1970

    1st Edition

    By Christine Wall

    This book is unique in describing the history of post war reconstruction from an entirely new perspective by focusing on the changing relationship between architects and building workers. It considers individual, as well as collective, interactions with technical change and in doing so brings…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Eco-design of Buildings and Infrastructure book cover

    Eco-design of Buildings and Infrastructure

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bruno Peuportier, Fabien Leurent, Jean Roger-Estrade

    The Chair on Ecodesign for buildings and infrastructures was created by ParisTech in partnership with VINCI with the aim of developing evaluation and simulation tools that integrate all ecodesign aspects (e.g. greenhouse gas emissions, impact on biodiversity, depletion of resources, etc.) and…

    Hardback – 2016-10-05
    CRC Press
    Sustainable Cities Research Series

  • Building Materials, Health and Indoor Air Quality: No Breathing Space? book cover

    Building Materials, Health and Indoor Air Quality

    No Breathing Space?, 1st Edition

    By Tom Woolley

    The impact of building materials and construction methods on the health and wellbeing of occupants is often underestimated. This book is an essential guide to understanding and avoiding hazardous materials and poor air quality in buildings. The author covers a range of issues beginning with an…

    Paperback – 2016-09-29
    Routledge

  • Conservation of Architectural Ironwork book cover

    Conservation of Architectural Ironwork

    1st Edition

    By David S. Mitchell

    The peak of architectural ironwork in the 19th Century saw the spread of ornate decorative ironwork across the world. In recent years there has been a significant increase in conservation and restoration projects aiming to protect the artistry of traditional ironwork for future generations.…

    Hardback – 2016-09-26
    Routledge

  • Risk and Financial Management in Construction book cover

    Risk and Financial Management in Construction

    1st Edition

    By Simon A. Burtonshaw-Gunn

    In today’s climate the need for a closer understanding of the relationship between the two inter-related topics of risk management and finance on construction projects is becoming increasingly crucial to achieving the objectives of the investor, the end-user and the constructor and its supply chain…

    Paperback – 2016-09-23
    Routledge

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