• Doors: History, Repair and Conservation book cover

    Doors

    History, Repair and Conservation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Tutton, James W.P. Campbell

    In Doors: History, Repair and Conservation, readers are guided through the function, history, development, care, repair and conservation of doors by chapter authors who are experts in their field. This book offers depth and range of detail from dating and archaeology right through to the surveying,…

    Hardback – 2020-03-17
    Routledge

  • Practical Concrete Mix Design book cover

    Practical Concrete Mix Design

    1st Edition

    By Avijit Chaubey

    Practical Concrete Mix Design has been compiled to help readers understand the concrete mix design methodology, including formulas and tables involved in the pertinent steps. This book helps engineers understand the mix design procedure, through illuminating every possible explanation for each step…

    Hardback – 2020-03-12
    CRC Press

  • Lean Construction: Core Concepts and New Frontiers book cover

    Lean Construction

    Core Concepts and New Frontiers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Patricia Tzortzopoulos, Mike Kagioglou, Lauri Koskela

    This book collates the main research developments around Lean Construction over the past 25 years with contributions from many seminal authors in the field. It takes stock of developments since the publication of Koskela’s (1992) Application of the New Production Philosophy to Construction and, in…

    Hardback – 2020-03-10
    Routledge

  • Authenticity in the Preservation of Historical Wooden Architecture - Problems and Challenges: Case Studies from the American South book cover

    Authenticity in the Preservation of Historical Wooden Architecture - Problems and Challenges

    Case Studies from the American South, 1st Edition

    By Tomasz Tomaszek

    Historical wooden architecture is one of the most unique types of heritage built. Built from organic material, wooden buildings remain in harmony with the natural environment and fascinate future generations with its special charm. Because of its uniqueness, wooden buildings reflect the richness of…

    Hardback – 2020-03-10
    CRC Press

  • 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 – 2020-03-05
    Routledge

  • A Practical Guide to Engineering, Procurement and Construction Contracts book cover

    A Practical Guide to Engineering, Procurement and Construction Contracts

    1st Edition

    By Eric Eggink

    This book is a step-by-step practical guide on how to achieve successful projects in EPC/turnkey contracting and construction. Mapping out the shape of a project, the book spells out where things often go wrong, where and why disputes arise, and how to avoid conflicts. It is a key reference point…

    Paperback – 2020-03-03
    Informa Law from Routledge
    Practical Construction Guides

  • Structural Analysis of Multi-Storey Buildings book cover

    Structural Analysis of Multi-Storey Buildings

    2nd Edition

    By Karoly A. Zalka

    The structural analysis of multi-storey buildings can be carried out using discrete (computer-based) models or creating continuum models that lead to much simpler albeit normally approximate results. The book relies on the second approach and presents the theoretical background and the governing…

    Hardback – 2020-02-28
    CRC Press

  • Structural Restoration of Masonry Monuments: Arches, Domes and Walls book cover

    Structural Restoration of Masonry Monuments

    Arches, Domes and Walls, 1st Edition

    By George G. Penelis, Gregory G. Penelis

    Historic structures need to be restored in line with international guidance and charters developed by architects and archaeologists, but technical understanding of structural engineering and materials is crucial, particularly with respect to response to earthquake loading. This guide to structural…

    Hardback – 2020-02-14
    CRC Press

  • Construction 4.0: An Innovation Platform for the Built Environment book cover

    Construction 4.0

    An Innovation Platform for the Built Environment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anil Sawhney, Michael Riley, Javier Irizarry

    Modelled on the concept of Industry 4.0, the idea of Construction 4.0 is based on a confluence of trends and technologies that promise to reshape the way built environment assets are designed, constructed, and operated. With the pervasive use of Building Information Modelling (BIM), lean…

    Hardback – 2020-02-12
    Routledge

  • The Appearance of the Form: Four Essays on the Position Designing takes between People and Things book cover

    The Appearance of the Form

    Four Essays on the Position Designing takes between People and Things, 1st Edition

    By N.J. Habraken

    Originally published in 1985 this book explores, in four interwoven essays, the many ways human life and built form interact and the place that professional designing takes in this interaction. Together, the essays touch on a number of ideas: the idea that our position in space relative to the…

    Hardback – 2020-01-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • RIBA Job Book book cover

    RIBA Job Book

    10th Edition

    By Nigel Ostime

    The RIBA Job Book is the Royal Institute of British Architects' long-established and recognised standard reference for running architectural projects and administering construction contracts. This new edition fully reflects the RIBA Plan of Work 2019 and contemporary working practice, providing a…

    Paperback – 2020-01-30
    RIBA Publishing

  • Leading Megaprojects: A Tailored Approach book cover

    Leading Megaprojects

    A Tailored Approach, 1st Edition

    By Mounir A. Ajam

    The performance of megaprojects is questionable, and a large percentage of them fail in one dimension or another. The challenges that contribute to these failures are known. Then why do these projects still fail at a high rate? Leading Megaprojects: A Tailored Approach examines the challenges…

    Hardback – 2019-12-27
    Auerbach Publications

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