• Affordable Housing for Smart Villages book cover

    Affordable Housing for Smart Villages

    1st Edition

    By Hemanta Doloi, Sally Donovan

    This book initiates a fresh discussion of affordability in rural housing set in the context of the rapidly shifting balance between rural and urban populations. It conceptualises affordability in rural housing along a spectrum that is interlaced with cultural and social values integral to rural…

    Paperback – 2019-10-31
    Routledge

  • Construction Superintendents: Essential Skills for the Next Generation book cover

    Construction Superintendents

    Essential Skills for the Next Generation, 1st Edition

    By Len Holm, John E. Schaufelberger

    Construction Superintendents: Essential Skills for the Next Generation is the first college-level textbook designed to prepare you to take on a site supervisor role on a complex jobsite. The book covers the responsibilities of superintendents in relation to the jobsite project management team, the…

    Paperback – 2019-10-29
    Routledge

  • Best Tall Buildings 2013: CTBUH International Award Winning Projects book cover

    Best Tall Buildings 2013

    CTBUH International Award Winning Projects, 1st Edition

    Edited by Antony Wood, Steven Henry, Safarik Daniel

    The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) is the world’s foremost authority on tall buildings. This book chronicles the annual awards process, in which the CTBUH recognizes outstanding tall buildings and design innovations that advance the potential of integrated sustainability in…

    Paperback – 2019-10-29
    Routledge

  • Best Tall Buildings: A Global Overview of 2014 Skyscrapers book cover

    Best Tall Buildings

    A Global Overview of 2014 Skyscrapers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Antony Wood, Steven Henry, Daniel Safarik

    The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) is the world’s foremost authority on tall buildings. This book chronicles the annual awards process, in which the CTBUH recognizes outstanding tall buildings and design innovations that advance the potential of integrated sustainability in…

    Paperback – 2019-10-29
    Routledge

  • Saving The Planet By Design: Reinventing Our World Through Ecomimesis book cover

    Saving The Planet By Design

    Reinventing Our World Through Ecomimesis, 1st Edition

    By Ken Yeang

    Can we ‘save the Planet’? For a resilient, durable and sustainable future for human society, we need to repurpose, reinvent, redesign, remake and recover our human-made world so that our built environment is benignly and seamlessly biointegrated with Nature to function synergistically with it.…

    Paperback – 2019-10-25
    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 – 2019-10-23
    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 – 2019-10-23
    Routledge

  • Ice and Construction book cover

    Ice and Construction

    1st Edition

    Edited by L. Makkonen

    This book focuses on two areas of ice technology: the use of ice as a construction material and the problems caused by ice to constructions. In connection with describing past and potential future applications of using ice in construction, a detailed discussion on the mechanical properties of ice…

    Paperback – 2019-10-23
    CRC Press

  • Spon's Civil Engineering and Highway Works Price Book 2020 book cover

    Spon's Civil Engineering and Highway Works Price Book 2020

    34th Edition

    Edited by AECOM

    SPON'S CIVIL ENGINEERING AND HIGHWAY WORKS PRICE BOOK 2020 from AECOM gives costs for both general and civil engineering works and highway works. It provides a full breakdown of labour, plant and material elements, with labour rates updated. cost guidance is given at a number of levels, varying…

    Hardback – 2019-10-21
    CRC Press
    Spon's Price Books

  • Sustainable Buildings and Structures: Building a Sustainable Tomorrow: Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference in Sutainable Buildings and Structures (ICSBS 2019), October 25-27, 2019, Suzhou, China book cover

    Sustainable Buildings and Structures: Building a Sustainable Tomorrow

    Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference in Sutainable Buildings and Structures (ICSBS 2019), October 25-27, 2019, Suzhou, China, 1st Edition

    Edited by Konstantinos Papadikis, Chee S. Chin, Isaac Galobardes, Guobin Gong, Fangyu Guo

    Sustainable Buildings and Structures: Building a Sustainable Tomorrow collects the contributions presented at the 2nd International Conference on Sustainable Buildings and Structures (Suzhou, China, 25-27 October 2019). The papers aim at sharing the state-of-the-art on sustainable approaches to…

    Hardback – 2019-10-21
    CRC Press

  • Fire Engineering and Emergency Planning: Research and applications book cover

    Fire Engineering and Emergency Planning

    Research and applications, 1st Edition

    By R. Barham

    Protection against fire and prevention of explosion is vital in a modern industrial economy. This published proceedings of the First European Conference on Fire Engineering and Emergency Planning provides an authoritative base of materials covering the latest research, applications and hypotheses…

    Paperback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge

  • The Organization and Management of Construction: Managing construction information book cover

    The Organization and Management of Construction

    Managing construction information, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Langford, Arkady Retik

    The proceedings of the CIB W65 Symposium on the Organization and Management of Construction conference are presented here and in the companion volumes as state-of-the-art papers documenting research and innovative practice in the field of construction.The volumes cover four broad themes: business…

    Paperback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge

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