Built Environment: Building and Construction

  • A Practical Guide to Domestic Energy Saving Technologies, 2nd edition book cover

    A Practical Guide to Domestic Energy Saving Technologies, 2nd edition

    By Christopher Kitcher

    A Practical Guide to Domestic Energy Saving Technologies provides the perfect introduction to one of the construction industry’s leading growth areas, containing an overview of all types of renewable energy sources, as well as information relating to the installation and inspection of renewable…

    Paperback – 2018-07-01 
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Building Performance: Building Management for Occupant and Environmental Health and Well-being book cover

    Sustainable Building Performance

    Building Management for Occupant and Environmental Health and Well-being

    By Samantha Hall, Peter Newman

    The growth of green and sustainable building has completely transformed the commercial construction and real estate industries over the past decade. However, whilst buildings are now designed and delivered with sustainable design principles on a global scale, the performance of these buildings over…

    Paperback – 2018-07-01 
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Design and Construction in Africa: A System Dynamics Approach book cover

    Sustainable Design and Construction in Africa

    A System Dynamics Approach

    By Oluwaseun Dosumu, Clinton Aigbavboa

    This book addresses some of the countless challenges faced by developing countries when adopting sustainable design and construction and offers suggestions for the way forward for African development projects. The authors argue that the pervasive non-consideration of the interrelationship between…

    Hardback – 2018-07-01 
    Routledge
    Spon Research

  • Construction History: Proceedings of the 6th International Congress on Construction History (6ICCH 2018), July 9-13, 2018, Brussels, Belgium book cover

    Construction History

    Proceedings of the 6th International Congress on Construction History (6ICCH 2018), July 9-13, 2018, Brussels, Belgium

    Edited by Nicolas Le Brun

    The 6th International Congress on Construction History (6ICCH) will be organised in Brussels, following previous editions in Madrid (2003), Cambridge (2006), Cottbus (2009), Paris (2012) and Chicago (2015). This year's program will consist of a broad range of discussions on topics related to…

    Hardback – 2018-06-15 
    CRC Press

  • The Streetwise Subbie, 4th Edition book cover

    The Streetwise Subbie, 4th Edition

    By Barry J Ashmore

    Very few books explore the problems which are particular to the relationship between Specialist Contractors and the Main Contractor, or Clients with whom they are in contract. Fewer still provide solutions in such a down to earth no-nonsense way as The Streetwise Subbie does. The Streetwise Subbie…

    Paperback – 2018-06-11 
    CRC Press

  • Sustainable Retrofits: Post War Residential Towers in Britain book cover

    Sustainable Retrofits

    Post War Residential Towers in Britain

    By Asterios Agkathidis, Rosa Urbano Gutiérrez

    Presenting the state-of-the-art in sustainable retrofits in post war residential towers, this book captures and re-informs the current intense refurbishing process that is taking place in Britain, which is part of a global phenomenon happening all over the world, as cities upgrade their building…

    Paperback – 2018-06-07 
    Routledge

  • Electrical Inspection, Testing and Certification: A Guide to Passing the City and Guilds 2391 Exams book cover

    Electrical Inspection, Testing and Certification

    A Guide to Passing the City and Guilds 2391 Exams, 2nd Edition

    By Michael Drury

    Addresses the areas which had previously been highlighted as poor in the Chief Examiner's feedback of candidate performance Assists students in decoding questions found in the City & Guilds 2391 exams Uses realistic exam questions as examples, supported with rational reasoning for a given…

    Paperback – 2018-05-30 
    Routledge

  • Manual of First and Second Fixing Carpentry, 4th ed book cover

    Manual of First and Second Fixing Carpentry, 4th ed

    4th Edition

    By Les Goring

    Les Goring’s book covers all the detailed knowledge required for carrying out first-fixing carpentry, such as modern- and traditional-roofing, fitting and fixing modern- and traditional-floor joists, on new-build sites before plastering or drylining of walls and ceilings takes place – and…

    Paperback – 2018-05-11 
    Routledge

  • Foundations of Real Estate Financial Modelling book cover

    Foundations of Real Estate Financial Modelling

    2nd Edition

    By Roger Staiger

    Foundations of Real Estate Financial Modelling is specifically designed to provide an overview of pro forma modelling for real estate projects. The book introduces students and professionals to the basics of real estate finance theory before providing a step-by-step guide for financial model…

    Paperback – 2018-05-10 
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Business: Key Issues book cover

    Sustainable Business

    Key Issues, 2nd Edition

    By Helen Kopnina, John Blewitt

    Sustainable Business: Key Issues is the first comprehensive introductory-level textbook to address the interface between environmental challenges and business solutions to provide an overview of the basic concepts of sustainability, sustainable business, and business ethics. The book introduces…

    Paperback – 2018-05-03 
    Routledge
    Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability

  • Agents and Multi-Agent Systems in Construction book cover

    Agents and Multi-Agent Systems in Construction

    Edited by Chimay Anumba, Zhaomin Ren, O.O. Ugwu

    This book describes current advances and future directions in the theory and application of intelligent agents and multi-agent systems in the Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) sector. It is the product of an international effort involving a network of construction IT and computing…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge

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