• Sustainable Cities in Asia book cover

    Sustainable Cities in Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Federico Caprotti, Li Yu

    With Asia’s cities undergoing unprecedented growth in the 21st century, lauded the ‘urban century’ by many, Sustainable Cities in Asia provides a timely examination of the challenges facing cities across the continent including some of the projects, approaches and solutions that are currently being…

    Paperback – 2017-08-29
    Routledge

  • Environmental Site Plans and Development Review book cover

    Environmental Site Plans and Development Review

    1st Edition

    By Robert Sanford

    The most effective way to participate in land stewardship and environmental management is to get involved in the review of proposed developments. In smaller communities, this review is primarily done by a planning board or commission made up of volunteer members, guided by professionals in certain…

    Paperback – 2017-08-29
    Routledge

  • Vernacular and Earthen Architecture: Conservation and Sustainability: Proceedings of SosTierra 2017 (Valencia, Spain, 14-16 September 2017) book cover

    Vernacular and Earthen Architecture: Conservation and Sustainability

    Proceedings of SosTierra 2017 (Valencia, Spain, 14-16 September 2017), 1st Edition

    Edited by Camilla Mileto, Fernando Vegas López-Manzanares, Lidia García-Soriano, Valentina Cristini

    Vernacular architecture in general and earthen architecture in particular, with their rich variety of forms worldwide, are custodians of the material culture and identity of the peoples who built them. In addition, they are widely recognized as ancestral examples of sustainability in all their…

    Hardback – 2017-08-25
    CRC Press

  • Geotechnics and Heritage: Historic Towers book cover

    Geotechnics and Heritage

    Historic Towers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Renato Lancellotta, Alessandro Flora, Carlo Viggiani

    Conservation of monuments and historic sites is one of the most challenging problems facing modern civilization. It involves various cultural, humanistic, social, technical, economical and administrative factors, intertwining in inextricable patterns. The complexity of the topic is such that…

    Paperback – 2017-08-08
    CRC Press

  • Valuing People in Construction book cover

    Valuing People in Construction

    1st Edition

    Edited by Fidelis Emuze, John Smallwood

    Valuing People in Construction provides contemporary perspectives on the ‘glue’ that binds the construction process together; people. The book addresses people issues in the construction industry where behavioural outcomes impact upon business and project performance. The main proposition of the…

    Hardback – 2017-08-07
    Routledge
    Spon Research

  • Passive House Details: Solutions for High-Performance Design book cover

    Passive House Details

    Solutions for High-Performance Design, 1st Edition

    By Donald B. Corner, Jan C. Fillinger, Alison G. Kwok

    Passive House Details introduces the concepts, principles, and design processes of building ultralow-energy buildings. The objective of this book is to provide design goals, research, analysis, systems, details, and inspiring images of some of the most energy-efficient, carbon-neutral, healthy, and…

    Paperback – 2017-08-01
    Routledge

  • Electrical Installation Work: Level 1 book cover

    Electrical Installation Work: Level 1

    1st Edition

    By Peter Roberts

    The best up to date textbook for EAL’s Level 1 Diploma in Electrical Installation (601/0409/0) Fully up to date with the 3rd Amendment of the 17th Edition IET Wiring Regulations Expert advice ensured to cover what learners need to know in order to pass their exams or complete their…

    Paperback – 2017-07-31
    Routledge

  • Law for Project Managers book cover

    Law for Project Managers

    2nd Edition

    By David Wright

    Law for Project Managers provides an easily understandable and practical guide to the laws of contract, liability, intellectual property and so on, entirely from the perspective of the project manager. It will enable you to approach projects forewarned and forearmed, able to avoid potential legal…

    Paperback – 2017-07-27
    Routledge

  • Occupational Health and Safety in Construction Project Management book cover

    Occupational Health and Safety in Construction Project Management

    1st Edition

    By Helen Lingard, Steve Rowlinson

    With the increase in legislation and the drive for ever-greater efficiency and accountability, health and safety in construction is becoming an increasingly important subject. This book covers the essential issues that apply specifically to construction projects, including the nature and causes of…

    Paperback – 2017-07-27
    Routledge

  • Acoustic Analyses Using Matlab® and Ansys® book cover

    Acoustic Analyses Using Matlab® and Ansys®

    1st Edition

    By Carl Q. Howard, Benjamin S. Cazzolato

    Techniques and Tools for Solving Acoustics Problems This is the first book of its kind that describes the use of ANSYS® finite element analysis (FEA) software, and MATLAB® engineering programming software to solve acoustic problems. It covers simple text book problems, such as determining the…

    Paperback – 2017-07-26
    CRC Press

  • Soundscape and the Built Environment book cover

    Soundscape and the Built Environment

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jian Kang, Brigitte Schulte-Fortkamp

    Soundscape Basics and Practical Implications Soundscape research represents a paradigm shift, as it involves human and social sciences and physical measurements to account for the diversity of soundscapes across countries and cultures. Moreover, it treats environmental sounds as a resource rather…

    Paperback – 2017-07-26
    CRC Press

  • Get Qualified: Inspection and Testing book cover

    Get Qualified: Inspection and Testing

    1st Edition

    By Kevin Smith

    The Get Qualified series provides clear and concise guidance for people looking to work within the electrical industry. This book outlines why the inspection and testing of electrical installations is important, and what qualifications are required in order to test, inspect and certify. All you…

    Paperback – 2017-07-21
    Routledge

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