• Construction Quality and Quality Standards: The European perspective book cover

    Construction Quality and Quality Standards

    The European perspective, 1st Edition

    By G.A. Atkinson

    Quality is a vital issue to be addressed by all constuction professionals working in Europe today. This book provides clear, concise guidance to the making and use of codes, regulations and technical specifications in Europe.…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge

  • Building Regulations Explained book cover

    Building Regulations Explained

    7th Edition

    By London District Surveyors Association, John Stephenson

    Almost all buildings erected or altered in England and Wales must satisfy the requirements of the building regulations. This essential reference has been revised in line with new legislation up to January 2004, including important revisions to Parts B, E, H, J, L1, L2, and M and an outline of the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge

  • Basic Cost Engineering book cover

    Basic Cost Engineering

    3rd Edition

    By Kenneth K. Humphreys

    This work focuses on the application of fundamental cost engineering principles to the capital and operating costs estimation of major projects. It provides detailed coverage of profitability, risk, and sensitivity analysis. This third edition: discusses novel strategies for calculating preliminary…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    CRC Press

  • Global Construction Data book cover

    Global Construction Data

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Gruneberg

    Global construction data is vital for contractors, governments, international organisations, policy makers, academic researchers and statisticians. As the global population of the world expands, the sustainability of the built environment raises the political agenda and the need to manage…

    Hardback – 2019-09-04
    Routledge
    CIB

  • Historic Construction and Conservation: Materials, Systems and Damage book cover

    Historic Construction and Conservation

    Materials, Systems and Damage, 1st Edition

    By Pere Roca, Paulo B. Lourenço, Angelo Gaetani

    Conservation in the built environment raises fundamental questions which have been debated for centuries - what is worth preserving, how is it possible, why is it important? This book takes a modern approach to the meaning of a heritage structure and its conservation. The historical evolution of…

    Hardback – 2019-09-02
    Routledge

  • Architect's Legal Pocket Book book cover

    Architect's Legal Pocket Book

    3rd Edition

    By Matthew Cousins

    A little book that’s big on information, the Architect’s Legal Pocket Book is the definitive reference guide on legal issues for architects and architectural students. This handy pocket guide covers key legal principles which will help you to quickly understand the law and where to go for further…

    Paperback – 2019-08-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Pocket Books

  • Routledge Handbook of Integrated Project Delivery book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Integrated Project Delivery

    1st Edition

    Edited by Derek Walker, Steve Rowlinson

    The concept of integrated project delivery (IPD) has evolved as a result of the need for highly expert teams of people to collaborate to deliver extremely complex projects, to manage expectations about delivery speed, changes in governance standards and to take advantage of and manage expectations…

    Hardback – 2019-08-09
    Routledge

  • Electrical Installation Work: Level 3: EAL Edition book cover

    Electrical Installation Work: Level 3

    EAL Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Trevor Linsley

    Updated in line with the 18th Edition of the Wiring Regulations and written specifically for the EAL Diploma in Electrical Installation, this book has a chapter dedicated to each unit of the EAL syllabus, allowing you to master each topic before moving on to the next. This new edition also includes…

    Paperback – 2019-07-23
    Routledge

  • The Restoration of Ghirlandina Tower in Modena and the Assessment of Soil-Structure Interaction by Means of Dynamic Identification Techniques book cover

    The Restoration of Ghirlandina Tower in Modena and the Assessment of Soil-Structure Interaction by Means of Dynamic Identification Techniques

    1st Edition

    By Rosella Cadignani, Renato Lancellotta, Donato Sabia

    This book is the first of a series of volumes on Built Heritage and Geotechnics, intended to reach a wide audience: professionals and academics in the fields of civil engineering, architecture, restoration and cultural heritage management, and even the wider public. The present volume provides…

    Hardback – 2019-07-19
    CRC Press
    Built Heritage and Geotechnics

  • An Introduction to Virtual Sound Barriers book cover

    An Introduction to Virtual Sound Barriers

    1st Edition

    By Xiaojun Qiu

    A virtual sound barrier is an active noise control system that uses arrays of loudspeakers and microphones to create a useful size of quiet zone and can be used to reduce sound propagation, radiation, or transmission from noise sources or to reduce noise level around people in a noisy environment.…

    Hardback – 2019-07-15
    CRC Press

  • Housing for Degrowth: Principles, Models, Challenges and Opportunities book cover

    Housing for Degrowth

    Principles, Models, Challenges and Opportunities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anitra Nelson, François Schneider

    ‘Degrowth’, a type of ‘postgrowth’, is becoming a strong political, practical and cultural movement for downscaling and transforming societies beyond capitalist growth and non-capitalist productivism to achieve global sustainability and satisfy everyone’s basic needs. This groundbreaking…

    Paperback – 2019-07-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Clerk of Works and Site Inspector Handbook: 2018 Edition book cover

    Clerk of Works and Site Inspector Handbook

    2018 Edition, 1st Edition

    By The Institute of Clerks of Works and Construction Inspectorate

    This new edition of the popular handbook is a practical companion for Clerks of Works, Site Inspectors and anyone with the responsibility of managing construction works on site. Clerk of Works and Site Inspector Handbook, 2018 edition the book explains the traditional site inspector/clerk of works…

    Paperback – 2019-06-30
    RIBA Publishing

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