Estate and Facilities Management 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 – 2015-11-09 
    Routledge

  • Inspecting and Diagnosing Disrepair

    By Patrick Reddin

    Inspecting and Diagnosing Disrepair provides housing officers, surveyors, landlords, tenants, lawyers and environmental health inspectors with the essential information they need to record, diagnose and remedy disrepair. Pat Reddin presents technical information methodically, including useful…

    Paperback – 2015-10-26 
    Routledge

  • Agricultural and Agribusiness Law

    An introduction for non-lawyers

    By Theodore A. Feitshans

    This introductory textbook provides an overview of the concepts necessary for an understanding of agricultural and agribusiness law. The text will help students of land-based industries with little or no legal background to appreciate and identify issues which may…

    Paperback – 2015-10-12 
    Routledge

  • Strategic Winery Tourism and Management

    Building Competitive Winery Tourism and Winery Management Strategy

    Edited by Kyuho Lee

    Strategic Winery Tourism and Management: Building Competitive Winery Tourism and Winery Management Strategy presents cutting-edge knowledge and research related to strategic winery tourism and winery management. It highlights the major theories on strategic winery tourism and winery management and…

    Hardback – 2015-09-29 
    Apple Academic Press
    Advances in Hospitality and Tourism

  • An Era of Expansion

    Construction at the University of Cambridge 1996–2006

    By David M. Adamson

    Changing conditions in Higher Education and national funding regimes preceded a proliferation of construction projects in universities between 1996 and 2006. This book reviews a hundred projects between 1996 and 2006, and uses 9 detailed case studies from the author's time in charge of capital…

    Hardback – 2015-08-11 
    Routledge

  • Energy and Analytics

    BIG DATA and Building Technology Integration

    By John J. "Jack" McGowan, CEM

    This book details how to leverage big data style analytics to manage and coordinate the key issues in both energy supply and demand. It presents a detailed explanation of the underlying systems technology that enables big data in buildings and how this technology provides added cost benefit from…

    Hardback – 2015-07-05
    Fairmont Press

  • Energy Centered Management

    A Guide to Reducing Energy Consumption and Cost

    By Marvin T. Howell

    This book provides organizations with a guide to planning, developing, and implementing an energy reduction and management program. It is specially designed to achieve energy reduction deployment including top management for all employees and onsite contractors. Energy reduction deployment (ERD)…

    Hardback – 2015-05-12
    Fairmont Press

  • Hotel Law

    Transactions, Management and Franchising

    By Nelson Migdal

    Hotel Law, Transactions, Management and Franchising presents a practical guide to the issues that face lawyers and industry leaders working in the hospitality field. It aims to develop the reader’s understanding of the acquisition process and the complex relationships in management and franchise…

    Hardback – 2015-05-10
    Routledge

  • Sustainability, Social Responsibility, and Innovations in the Hospitality Industry

    Edited by H. G. Parsa, Vijaya (Vi) Narapareddy

    A reference on sustainability, social responsibility, and green practices in hospitality and tourism, this book presents innovative research methods in sustainability, state-of-the-art research by leading internationally recognized scholars on this topic, providing an excellent source of quality…

    Hardback – 2015-03-31
    Apple Academic Press

  • Energy Resilient Buildings and Communities

    A Practical Guide

    By Brian Levite, Alex Rakow

    This book is written as a practical guide to those interested in the pursuit of energy resilience at a local scale. Energy resilience is defined as the relative ability of an institution to carry out its mission during a shock to the energy system and approach the concept on the level of a single…

    Hardback – 2015-03-01
    Fairmont Press

  • Restaurant Franchising

    Concepts, Regulations and Practices, Third Edition

    By Mahmood A. Khan

    This book is the only up-to-date book of its kind that will provide an introduction to franchising, its pros and cons, and other aspects pertinent to restaurant franchises. It is the only guide to franchising written exclusively for food service professionals and is an indispensable…

    Hardback – 2014-10-07
    Apple Academic Press

  • Automated Diagnostics and Analytics for Buildings

    Edited by Barney L. Capehart, Ph.D., C.E.M., Michael R. Brambley, Ph.D.

    With the widespread availability of high-speed, high-capacity microprocessors and microcomputers with high-speed communication ability, and sophisticated energy analytics software, the technology to support deployment of automated diagnostics is now available, and the opportunity to apply automated…

    Hardback – 2014-09-03
    Fairmont Press

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