• IET Wiring Regulations: Inspection, Testing and Certification, 9th ed book cover

    IET Wiring Regulations: Inspection, Testing and Certification, 9th ed

    9th Edition

    By Brian Scaddan

    This popular guide clarifies the requirements for inspection and testing, explaining in clear language those parts of the IET Wiring Regulations that most need simplifying. In addition to the descriptive and diagrammatic test methods that are required, explanations of the theory and reasoning…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

  • IET Wiring Regulations: Wiring Systems and Fault Finding for Installation Electricians, 7th ed book cover

    IET Wiring Regulations: Wiring Systems and Fault Finding for Installation Electricians, 7th ed

    7th Edition

    By Brian Scaddan

    This book deals with an area of practice that many students and non-electricians find particularly challenging. It explains how to interpret circuit diagrams and wiring systems, and outlines the principles of testing before explaining how to apply this knowledge to fault finding in electrical…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

  • IET Wiring Regulations: Electric Wiring for Domestic Installers, 16th ed book cover

    IET Wiring Regulations: Electric Wiring for Domestic Installers, 16th ed

    16th Edition

    By Brian Scaddan

    This book is essential reading for anyone studying towards Domestic Installer status with an approval body such as NICEIC, NAPIT or ELECSA, in line with Part P of the Building Regulations, and also serves as a handy pocket guide to best practice for electricians. Although not intended as a DIY…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

  • R&D Investment and Impact in the Global Construction Industry book cover

    R&D Investment and Impact in the Global Construction Industry

    1st Edition

    Edited by Keith Hampson, Judy A. Kraatz, Adriana X. Sanchez

    R&D Investment and Impact in the Global Construction Industry brings together contributions from leading industry researchers in a diverse group of countries to investigate the role of research and development (R&D) in the construction industry. Investment in R&D is a proven factor in…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    CIB

  • Building Services Procurement book cover

    Building Services Procurement

    1st Edition

    By Christopher Marsh

    Procurers and contractors increasingly need practical guidance for the strategic procurement of building services. Clients seeking to improve the delivery performance of the construction industry are increasingly using alternative procurement arrangements. These modern arrangements attempt to…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

  • Brutalism Resurgent book cover

    Brutalism Resurgent

    1st Edition

    Edited by Julia Gatley, Stuart King

    Brutalism had its origins in béton brut – concrete in the raw – and thus in the post-war work of Le Corbusier. The British architects Alison and Peter Smithson used the term "New Brutalism" from 1953, claiming that if their house in Soho had been built, "it would have been the first exponent of the…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

  • IET Wiring Regulations: Explained and Illustrated, 11th ed book cover

    IET Wiring Regulations: Explained and Illustrated, 11th ed

    11th Edition

    By Brian Scaddan

    This popular guide focuses on common misconceptions in the application of the IET Wiring Regulations. It explains in clear language those parts of the regulations that most need simplifying, outlining the correct procedures to follow and those to avoid. Emphasis has been placed on areas where…

    Paperback – 2018-08-22
    Routledge

  • eWork and eBusiness in Architecture, Engineering and Construction: Proceedings of the 12th European Conference on Product and Process Modelling (ECPPM 2018), September 12-14, 2018, Copenhagen, Denmark book cover

    eWork and eBusiness in Architecture, Engineering and Construction

    Proceedings of the 12th European Conference on Product and Process Modelling (ECPPM 2018), September 12-14, 2018, Copenhagen, Denmark, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jan Karlshoj, Raimar Scherer

    eWork and eBusiness in Architecture, Engineering and Construction 2018 collects the papers presented at the 12th European Conference on Product and Process Modelling (ECPPM 2018, Copenhagen, 12-14 September 2018). The contributions cover complementary thematic areas that hold great promise towards…

    Hardback – 2018-08-21
    CRC Press

  • Professionalism for the Built Environment book cover

    Professionalism for the Built Environment

    1st Edition

    By Simon Foxell

    In the aftermath of the Grenfell Tower tragedy, this new book provides thought provoking commentary on the nature of the relationship between society, the prevailing economic system and professionalism in the built environment. It addresses the changing responsibilities of professionals and in…

    Paperback – 2018-08-16
    Routledge
    Building Research and Information

  • Solar Shading of Buildings book cover

    Solar Shading of Buildings

    2nd Edition

    By P. J. Littlefair

    This report describes commonly used shading devices and some new developments. It gives the advantages and disadvantages of each kind of shading device. The guidance focuses on shading requirements in the UK and similar climates and latitudes.…

    Paperback – 2018-08-16
    IHS BRE Press

  • Social Justice in Contemporary Housing: Applying Rawls’ Difference Principle book cover

    Social Justice in Contemporary Housing

    Applying Rawls’ Difference Principle, 1st Edition

    By Helen Taylor

    Philosophy is not usually seen as a guidance for modern housing policy, but in this new book, Dr Helen Taylor argues that there is something innovative, unusual, and worth discussing about the application of philosophy to housing. The philosophical framework used within this book is John Rawls’…

    Hardback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Housing and Philosophy

  • Constructability: A Tool for Project Management book cover

    Constructability

    A Tool for Project Management, 1st Edition

    By Sharmin Khan

    This book focuses on Constructability, a project management tool and its effectiveness in promotion of sustainable development and architecture. Constructability concentrates on the optimum use of construction knowledge and experience in planning, engineering, procurement and field operations to…

    Hardback – 2018-08-14
    CRC Press

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