Building Services Engineering Products

  • Building Futures

    Managing energy in the built environment

    By Jane Powell, Jenn Monahan, Chris Foulds

    A reduction in the energy demand of buildings can make a major contribution to achieving national and international carbon reduction goals, in addition to addressing the interlinked issues of sustainable development, fuel poverty and fuel security. Despite improvements in thermal efficiency, the…

    Paperback – 2015-11-10 
    Routledge

  • Electrical Installation Work: Level 2

    EAL Edition

    By Mark Baker, Peter Roberts

    The only EAL approved textbook for the Level 2 Diploma in Electrical Installation (600/6724/X) Fully up-to-date with the 3rd Amendment of the 17th Edition IET Wiring Regulations Expert advice that has been written in collaboration with EAL to ensure that it covers what learners need to know in…

    Paperback – 2015-10-23 
    Routledge

  • Adaptive Thermal Comfort: Foundations and Analysis

    By Michael Humphreys, Fergus Nicol, Susan Roaf

    There has been widespread dissatisfaction with accepted models for predicting the conditions that people will find thermally comfortable in buildings. These models require knowledge about clothing and activity, but can give little guidance on how to quantify them in any future situation. This has…

    Hardback – 2015-09-17 
    Routledge

  • Elevator Traffic Handbook

    Theory and Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Gina Barney, Lutfi Al-Sharif

    This second edition of this well-respected book covers all aspects of the traffic design and control of vertical transportation systems in buildings, making it an essential reference for vertical transportation engineers, other members of the design team, and researchers. The book introduces the…

    Hardback – 2015-09-14 
    Routledge

  • Building Services Handbook

    8th Edition

    By Roger Greeno, Fred Hall

    This eighth edition of Hall and Greeno's leading textbook has been reviewed and updated in relation to the latest building and water regulations, new technology, and new legislation, and even more design calculations have been added. In addition, topics such as: alternative sources of…

    Paperback – 2015-09-08 
    Routledge

  • Approved Document L2B

    Conservation of fuel and power (existing buildings other than dwellings)

    By Dclg

    Building Regulations Part L: Approved Document L1B (2013 edition, effective 6 April 2014) requires a 25% improvement over 2006 standards for every new home. An aggregate approach for improvement of new non-domestic buildings delivers an improvement of 25% overall, rather than for each individual…

    Paperback – 2015-08-19
    RIBA Publishing

  • Lighting and Health

    By Cosmin Ticleanu, Stephanie King, Gareth Howlett, Feride Sener, Marielle Aarts, Juliette van Duinhoven

    Lighting can affect the health of people in buildings. This goes beyond the safety aspects of providing enough illumination to see by; lighting affects mood and human circadian rhythms, while poor lighting can, in principle, cause glare, headaches, eyestrain, skin conditions and various types of…

    Paperback – 2015-08-13
    IHS BRE Press

  • Electrical Installation Work

    8th Edition

    By Brian Scaddan

    Mapped closely to the learning outcomes of City & Guilds and EAL exams Coverage of Level 2 and Level 3 units in one volume Fully aligned to the 3rd Amendment of the 17th Edition of the IET Wiring Regulations Brian Scaddan's Electrical Installation Work explains in detail how and why…

    Paperback – 2015-07-06
    Routledge

  • Advanced Electrical Installation Work 2365 Edition

    City and Guilds Edition

    By Trevor Linsley

    Updated in line with the 3rd Amendment of the 17th Edition IET Wiring Regulations Amendments, this new edition covers the City and Guilds 2365-03 course. Written in an accessible style with a chapter dedicated to each unit of the syllabus, this book helps you to master each topic before moving on…

    Paperback – 2015-05-01
    Routledge

  • Designing Spaces for Natural Ventilation

    An Architect's Guide

    By Ulrike Passe, Francine Battaglia

    Buildings can breathe naturally, without the use of mechanical systems, if you design the spaces properly. This accessible and thorough guide shows you how in more than 260 color diagrams and photographs illustrating case studies and CFD simulations. You can achieve truly natural ventilation,…

    Paperback – 2015-04-30
    Routledge

  • Transient Free Surface Flows in Building Drainage Systems

    By John Swaffield

    Climate change will present a series of challenges to engineers concerned with the provision of both building internal appliance drainage networks and rainwater systems within the building boundary, generally identified as the connection to the sewer network. Climate change is now recognised as…

    Hardback – 2015-02-19
    Routledge

  • Faber & Kell's Heating & Air-conditioning of Buildings

    11th Edition

    By Doug Oughton, Ant Wilson

    For over 70 years, Faber & Kell's has been the definitive reference text in its field. It provides an understanding of the principles of heating and air-conditioning of buildings in a concise manner, illustrating practical information with simple, easy-to-use diagrams, now in full-colour. This…

    Hardback – 2015-02-02
    Routledge

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