Built Environment: Building and Construction

  • Reciprocal Landscapes: Tracing materials between New York City and beyond book cover

    Reciprocal Landscapes

    Tracing materials between New York City and beyond

    By Jane Hutton

    This book examines the connections of landscape construction and materials through a series of case stories linking the material origins with their new site. The author uses 6 key sites in New York as the springboard to investigate the relationships between the paired landscapes of production and…

    Paperback – 2018-05-15 
    Routledge

  • Professional Negligence in Construction, Second Edition book cover

    Professional Negligence in Construction, Second Edition

    By Ben Patten, Hugh Saunders, Hugh Saunders

    What is professional negligence? What are the obligations of construction professionals in contract and in tort? In what circumstances might the difference between the obligations be important? These questions are of crucial importance not only to construction lawyers but also to contractors,…

    Hardback – 2018-05-15 
    Routledge
    Construction Practice Series

  • 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 – 2018-05-07 
    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

  • 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 – 2018-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Electrical Inspection, Testing and Certification, 2nd edition: A guide to passing the City & Guilds 2391 exams book cover

    Electrical Inspection, Testing and Certification, 2nd edition

    A guide to passing the City & Guilds 2391 exams

    By Michael Drury

    This essential guide helps candidates to meet the standards set by City & Guilds in their revised assessment methodology for the inspecting, testing and certification of electrical installations. It caters to the Initial Verification, Periodic Inspection and Combined courses and is produced in…

    Paperback – 2018-05-01 
    Routledge

  • 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

  • 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 – 2018-04-19 
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Construction Project Engineering book cover

    Introduction to Construction Project Engineering

    By Giovanni C. Migliaccio, Len Holm

    This new textbook fills an important gap in the existing literature in that it prepares construction engineering and built environment students for their first experience of the job site. This innovative new book integrates conceptual and hands-on knowledge of project engineering to introduce…

    Paperback – 2018-03-23 
    Routledge

  • Understanding NEC4: Term Service Contract book cover

    Understanding NEC4

    Term Service Contract

    By Kelvin Hughes, Patrick Waterhouse

    With the release of the new NEC (formerly the New Engineering Contract), the use of the family of contracts continues to grow worldwide, so does the importance of understanding its clauses and nuances to everyone working in the built environment. Now in its fourth edition, this set of contracts is…

    Paperback – 2018-03-22 
    Routledge
    Understanding Construction

  • Professionalism for the Built Environment book cover

    Professionalism for the Built Environment

    By Simon Foxell

    This book is both an introduction to and an examination of professionalism and professional bodies in the built environment and construction sector including a view of the future of professionalism in the sector and the organisations serving it. The book follows and builds on a previous study by…

    Paperback – 2018-03-01 
    Routledge
    Building Research and Information

  • Contractual Procedures in the Construction Industry book cover

    Contractual Procedures in the Construction Industry

    7th Edition

    By Allan Ashworth, Srinath Perera

    Contractual Procedures in the Construction Industry 7th edition aims to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the subject, and reinforces the changes that are taking place within the construction industry. The book looks at contract law within the context of construction contracts,…

    Paperback – 2018-02-28 
    Routledge

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