• Eco-design of Buildings and Infrastructure book cover

    Eco-design of Buildings and Infrastructure

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bruno Peuportier, Fabien Leurent, Jean Roger-Estrade

    The Chair on Ecodesign for buildings and infrastructures was created by ParisTech in partnership with VINCI with the aim of developing evaluation and simulation tools that integrate all ecodesign aspects (e.g. greenhouse gas emissions, impact on biodiversity, depletion of resources, etc.) and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press
    Sustainable Cities Research Series

  • Fire, Static and Dynamic Tests of Building Structures book cover

    Fire, Static and Dynamic Tests of Building Structures

    1st Edition

    Edited by G.S.T. Armer, T. O'Dell

    This book includes examinations of the role of full-scale buildings in the development of structural design methods and recommendations on improved construction practice and safety of building occupants in the event of fire and explosion.…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

  • Environmental and Architectural Acoustics book cover

    Environmental and Architectural Acoustics

    2nd Edition

    By Z. Maekawa, Jens Rindel, P. Lord

    Adopting a multi-disciplinary approach to the practice of achieving a more acceptable acoustic environment, this book draws on the same basic principles to cover both the outdoors and indoor space. It starts with the fundamentals of sound waves and hearing and goes on to the measurement of noise…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

  • CESMM 3 Explained book cover

    CESMM 3 Explained

    1st Edition

    By Bryan Spain

    CESSM 3 Explained provides a detailed and highly illustrated guide to the use of the new civil engineering standard methods of measurements.…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

  • Construction Scheduling, Cost Optimization and Management book cover

    Construction Scheduling, Cost Optimization and Management

    1st Edition

    By Hojjat Adeli, Asim Karim

    Construction Scheduling, Cost Optimization and Management presents a general mathematical formula for the scheduling of construction projects. Using this formula, repetitive and non-repetitive tasks, work continuity considerations, multiple-crew strategies, and the effects of varying job conditions…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

  • Domestic Central Heating Wiring Systems and Controls book cover

    Domestic Central Heating Wiring Systems and Controls

    2nd Edition

    By Raymond Ward

    This unique A-Z guide to central heating wiring systems provides a comprehensive reference manual for hundreds of items of heating and control equipment, making it an indispensable handbook for electricians and installers across the country. The book provides comprehensive coverage of wiring and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Multi-purpose High-rise Towers and Tall Buildings book cover

    Multi-purpose High-rise Towers and Tall Buildings

    1st Edition

    Edited by H.R. Viswanath, Jurek Tolloczko, J.N. Clarke

    Interest continues to develop in the design and construction of high-rise towers and tall buildings, structures with heights ranging from 75m to 500m and even more. This volume presents the papers from the third in a series of international conferences on the subject, organised by the International…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

  • Test Quality for Construction, Materials and Structures: Proceedings of the International RILEM/ILAC Symposium book cover

    Test Quality for Construction, Materials and Structures

    Proceedings of the International RILEM/ILAC Symposium, 1st Edition

    Edited by M. Fickelson

    Testing of materials and manufactured items is a key element in the process from standard specifications though control and verification during manufacture to trade in actual products. Cooperative agreements and networks are being set up covering reference materials and calibration. This process is…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

  • Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat book cover

    Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat

    1st Edition

    By Lynn Beadle

    This book, the result of the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat 6th World Congress: Cities in the Third Millennium, examines the issues which must be addressed if we are to have a common understanding of the forces of change.Experts in architecture, engineering and planning contribute a…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

  • A Decision-Makers Guide to Public Private Partnerships in Airports book cover

    A Decision-Makers Guide to Public Private Partnerships in Airports

    1st Edition

    By Andy Ricover, Jeffrey Delmon

    Airport development is critical to economic growth and poverty reduction. This book will help decision-makers assess whether Public Private Partnerships (PPP) might be a viable option to meet their airport development requirements. It walks the reader through the airport PPP process,…

    Hardback – 2019-12-11
    Routledge

  • Performance-Based Fire Safety Design book cover

    Performance-Based Fire Safety Design

    1st Edition

    By Morgan J. Hurley, Eric R. Rosenbaum

    Master an Approach Based on Fire Safety Goals, Fire Scenarios, and the Assessment of Design AlternativesPerformance-Based Fire Safety Design demonstrates how fire science can be used to solve fire protection problems in the built environment. It also provides an understanding of the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    CRC Press

  • Room Acoustics book cover

    Room Acoustics

    6th Edition

    By Heinrich Kuttruff

    Well established as a classic reference and specialised textbook, since its first publication in 1973, Heinrich Kuttruff’s Room Acoustics combines detailed coverage with a state of art presentation of the theory and practice of sound behaviour in closed spaces.This sixth edition presents several…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    CRC Press

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