Estate and Facilities Management Products

  • Management Science in Hospitality and Tourism

    Theory, Practice, and Applications

    Edited by Muzaffer Uysal, Zvi Schwartz, Ercan Sirakaya-Turk

    Management Science in Hospitality and Tourism is a timely and unique book focusing on management science applications. The first section of the book introduces the concept of management science application in hospitality and tourism and related issues to set the stage for subsequent sections.…

    Hardback – 2016-07-15 
    Apple Academic Press
    Advances in Hospitality and Tourism

  • The "Grow or Die" Ultimatum

    Creating Value Through Acquisition and Blended, Long-Term Improvement Formulas

    By Daniel Borris

    Mergers and acquisitions require diligent planning and are extremely hard work -- you can’t get better just by getting bigger! Businesses must run effectively before they are expanded through acquisition. Using a compelling story format featuring a cast of characters, The "Grow or Die" Ultimatum:…

    Hardback – 2016-07-13 
    Productivity Press

  • The Facility Manager's Guide to Safety and Security

    By John W. Henderson

    A guide for facility managers of varying types of facilities including, apartment buildings/complexes, office buildings, retail stores, educational facilities (schools), restaurants, and countless others. It will look specifically at the physical similarities inherent in all buildings/facilities…

    Paperback – 2016-06-24 
    CRC Press

  • The Journey to Dissertation Success

    For Construction, Property, and Architecture Students

    By Elizabeth Laycock, Tim Howarth, Paul Watson

    Are you about to embark on a research project for the first time? Unsure which data collection methods are right for your study? Don't know where to start? By presenting the reader with a series of key research management questions, this book introduces the novice researcher to a range of research…

    Paperback – 2016-06-10 
    Routledge

  • Facilities Design, Fourth Edition

    By Sunderesh S. Heragu

    Now in Its Fourth Edition: Your Guide to Successful Facility Design Overcome design and planning problems using the fourth edition of Facilities Design. Dedicated to the proper design, layout, and location of facilities, this definitive guide outlines the main design and operational problems that…

    Pack - Book & Ebook – 2016-05-27 
    CRC Press

  • Net Zero Energy Buildings

    Case Studies and Lessons Learned

    By Linda Reeder

    This book presents 18 in-depth case studies of net zero energy buildings—low-energy building that generate as much energy as they consume over the course of a year—for a range of project types, sizes, and U.S. climate zones. Each case study describes the owner’s goals, the design and construction…

    Hardback – 2016-05-23
    Routledge

  • Housing and Home Unbound

    Intersections in economics, environment and politics in Australia

    Edited by Nicole Cook, Aidan Davison, Louise Crabtree

    Housing and Home Unbound pioneers understandings of housing and home as a meeting ground in which intensive practices, materials and meanings tangle with extensive economic, environmental and political worlds. Cutting across disciplines, the book opens up the conceptual and empirical study of…

    Hardback – 2016-05-05
    Routledge

  • Delivering Value with BIM

    A whole-of-life approach

    Edited by Adriana X. Sanchez, Keith D. Hampson, Simon Vaux

    Building Information Modelling (BIM) is a global phenomenon which is gaining significant momentum across the world. Currently there is little information on how to realise and monitor benefits from implementing BIM across the life-cycle of a built environment asset. This book provides a practical…

    Paperback – 2016-04-01
    Routledge

  • Research Methodology in the Built Environment

    A Selection of Case Studies

    Edited by Vian Ahmed, Alex Opoku, Zeeshan Aziz

    Built environment students are not always familiar with the range of different research approaches they could be using for their projects. Whether you are undertaking a postgraduate doctoral programme or facing an undergraduate or masters dissertation, this book provides general advice, as well as…

    Paperback – 2016-03-29
    Routledge

  • Integral Logistics Management

    Operations and Supply Chain Management Within and Across Companies, Fifth Edition

    By Paul Schönsleben

    Simplified theories, magic formulas, and popular catchwords will only take you so far when dealing with real-world logistics, operations, and supply chain management scenarios. The complex reality of day-to-day operations in organizations within industry and the service sector demands highly…

    Hardback – 2016-03-28
    CRC Press

  • Performance of Exemplar Buildings in Use

    Bridging the Performance Gap

    Edited by Yetunde Abdul

    This report reviews the operational performance of three public-sector office buildings designed to achieve energy and water efficiency over the longer term, based on a study carried out in 2010–2012. The study, funded by BRE Trust, the Cabinet Office and the Department for Environment, Food and…

    Paperback – 2016-02-16
    IHS BRE Press

  • Inspections and Reports on Dwellings

    Reporting for Buyers, 2nd Edition

    By Ian A. Melville, Ian A. Gordon

    This new edition of Reporting for Buyers provides guidance for the surveyor on setting out the findings of the inspection in a clear, unambiguous and unequivocal way. The book provides a full, critical look at the current situation, describing the various types of report currently available to the…

    Paperback – 2016-02-15
    Routledge

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