• Outdoor Lighting Guide book cover

    Outdoor Lighting Guide

    1st Edition

    By Institution of Lighting Engineers

    As concern grows over environmental issues and light pollution, this book satisfies a need for a straightforward and accessible guide to the use, design and installation of outdoor lighting.This all-inclusive guide to exterior lighting from the Institution of Lighting Engineers,…

    Paperback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Builder's Reference Book book cover

    Builder's Reference Book

    12th Edition

    Edited by Leslie Black

    A comphensive guide to information sources relevant to the building industry and legislation affecting it. It is designed for use as a tool either in the office or on site, giving facts in a compendium style to meet the most common requirements of the busy builder.…

    Paperback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Naturally Ventilated Buildings: Building for the senses, the economy and society book cover

    Naturally Ventilated Buildings

    Building for the senses, the economy and society, 1st Edition

    Edited by Derek Clements-Croome

    While there are many historical examples of successful naturally ventilated buildings, standards for indoor climate have tended to emphasise active, mechanical airflow systems rather than passive natural systems. Despite its importance, knowledge about the performance of naturally ventilated…

    Paperback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Ventilation Systems: Design and Performance book cover

    Ventilation Systems

    Design and Performance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hazim B. Awbi

    This comprehensive reference guide to ventilation systems provides up-to-date knowledge based on the experience of internationally-recognized experts to deal with current and future ventilation requirements in buildings. Presenting the most recent developments in ventilation research and its…

    Paperback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Open and Industrialised Building book cover

    Open and Industrialised Building

    1st Edition

    Edited by A. Sarja

    There is clearly potential for the industrial production of open buildings, buildings where the parts which are designed to allow a high degree of freedom for layout, construction and adaptation. Industrialized open building has the potential to radically cut building costs and construction…

    Paperback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Case Studies in Post Construction Liability and Insurance book cover

    Case Studies in Post Construction Liability and Insurance

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anthony Lavers

    This comparative international review of law and practice liability describes the framework in which lawyers, insurers, contractors and clients dealing with liability operate. The act of building involves risk and, in the case of damages occurring after construction, it is often hard to identify…

    Paperback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Advances in Building Energy Research: Volume 4 book cover

    Advances in Building Energy Research

    Volume 4, 1st Edition

    By Mat Santamouris

    Advances in Building Energy Research (ABER) offers state-of-the-art information on the environmental science and performance of buildings, linking new technologies and methodologies with the latest research on systems, simulations and standards. As stringently reviewed as a journal but with the…

    Paperback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Sustainable Refurbishment: Housing book cover

    Handbook of Sustainable Refurbishment: Housing

    1st Edition

    By Simon Burton

    Based on careful analysis and experience in all housing sectors and house types, this handbook explains and demonstrates how to incorporate the most effective energy saving measures in the existing housing stock.It begins by setting out the basic aims of sustainable refurbishment before presenting…

    Paperback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Environmental Design of Urban Buildings: An Integrated Approach book cover

    Environmental Design of Urban Buildings

    An Integrated Approach, 1st Edition

    By Mat Santamouris

    This book provides a review of environmental and energy research with respect to urban building projects. It describes how to overcome related challenges in environmental design of urban buildings. The book discusses the passive and active environmental systems within building concepts.…

    Paperback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Solar Heating Systems for Houses: A Design Handbook for Solar Combisystems book cover

    Solar Heating Systems for Houses

    A Design Handbook for Solar Combisystems, 1st Edition

    Edited by Werner Weiss

    The use of solar collectors for domestic hot water over the past 20 years has demonstrated that solar heating systems are now founded on a reliable and mature technology. However, the development of similar, but more complex, systems to provide both domestic hot water and space heating (solar…

    Paperback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Solar Thermal Technologies for Buildings: The State of the Art book cover

    Solar Thermal Technologies for Buildings

    The State of the Art, 1st Edition

    Edited by M. Santamouris

    Solar thermal is now a proven technology in terms of reliability, cost-benefit, and low environmental impact. The integration of solar thermal systems and installations into the design of buildings can provide a clean, efficient and sustainable low-energy solution for heating and cooling, whilst,…

    Paperback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Heat Transfer: A Problem Solving Approach book cover

    Heat Transfer

    A Problem Solving Approach, 1st Edition

    By Kubie Jorge, Tariq Muneer, Grassie Thomas

    A core task of engineers is to analyse energy related problems. The analytical treatment is usually based on principles of thermodynamics, fluid mechanics and heat transfer, but is increasingly being handled computationally.This unique resource presents a practical textbook, written for both…

    Paperback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge

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