Built Environment Products

  • New Towns

    The Rise, Fall and Rebirth, 1st Edition

    By Katy Lock, Hugh Ellis

    Often misunderstood, the New Towns story is a fascinating one of anarchists, artists, visionaries, and the promise of a new beginning for millions of people. New Towns: The Rise Fall and Rebirth offers a new perspective on the New Towns Record and uses case-studies to address the myths…

    Hardback – 2020-03-01 
    RIBA Publishing

  • Place and Space in the Medieval World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Meg Boulton, Jane Hawkes, Heidi Stoner

    This book addresses the critical terminologies of place and space (and their role within medieval studies) in a considered and critical manner, presenting a scholarly introduction written by the editors alongside thematic case studies that address a wide range of visual and textual material. The…

    Paperback – 2020-02-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art History

  • The Design of Urban Manufacturing

    1st Edition

    By Nina Rappaport, Robert N. Lane

    American cities are rediscovering the economic and social value of urban manufacturing. However, urban manufacturing is often invisible and poorly understood in terms of urban design, architecture, and policy. The Design of Urban Manufacturing brings a multidisciplinary approach to a new complex…

    Paperback – 2020-02-26 
    Routledge

  • Lean Project Delivery and Integrated Practices in Modern Construction

    2nd Edition

    By Lincoln H. Forbes, Syed M. Ahmed

    Lean Project Delivery and Integrated Practices in Modern Construction is the new and enhanced edition of the pioneering book Modern Construction by Lincoln H. Forbes and Syed M. Ahmed. This book provides a multi-faceted approach for applying lean methodologies to improve design and construction…

    Hardback – 2020-02-26 
    Routledge

  • Net-Positive Design and Sustainable Urban Development

    1st Edition

    By Janis Birkeland

    ‘Sustainable’ urban planning, policy and design professes to solve sustainability problems, but often depletes and degrades ever more resources and ecosystems and concentrates wealth and concretize social disparities. Positive Development theory holds that development could create more net…

    Paperback – 2020-02-26 
    Routledge

  • Construction 4.0

    An Innovation Platform for the Built Environment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anil Sawhney, Michael Riley, Javier Irizarry

    Modelled on the concept of Industry 4.0, the idea of Construction 4.0 is based on a confluence of trends and technologies that promise to reshape the way built environment assets are designed, constructed, and operated. With the pervasive use of Building Information Modelling (BIM), lean…

    Hardback – 2020-02-25 
    Routledge

  • Energy Efficiency in Developing Countries

    Policies and Programmes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Suzana Tavares da Silva, Gabriela Prata Dias

    This book presents a comparative analysis of energy efficiency policies in developing countries. Although there is a vast amount of literature available about renewable energy policy and implementation in the developing world, energy efficiency tends to lack attention. This book fills this lacuna…

    Hardback – 2020-02-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

  • The Creative Arts in Governance of Urban Renewal and Development

    1st Edition

    By Rory Shand

    This book focuses on the role of the creative sector in the governance of urban renewal and economic development initiatives. Rory Shand examines the ways in which both the top-down nature of the creative sector, and the bottom-up roles of creative arts organisations, drive development and engage…

    Hardback – 2020-02-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • Culture, Community, and Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rhonda Phillips, Mark A. Brennan, Tingxuan Li

    Culture is a living thing. In social settings, it is often used to represent entire ways of life, including rules, values, and expected behavior. Varying from nation to nation, neighborhood to neighborhood and beyond, even in the smallest localities, culture is a motivating factor in the creation…

    Paperback – 2020-02-21 
    Routledge
    Community Development Research and Practice Series

  • Practical Concrete Mix Design

    1st Edition

    By Avijit Chaubey

    Practical Concrete Mix Design has been compiled with an endeavour to help readers understand the concrete mix design methodology including formulas and tables involved in the pertinent steps. The book helps engineers to understand the mix design procedure, as the book contains every possible…

    Hardback – 2020-02-21 
    CRC Press

  • Driverless Cars, Urban Parking and Land Use

    1st Edition

    By Robert A. Simons

    The subject of driverless and even ownerless cars has the potential to be the most disruptive technology for real estate, land use, and parking since the invention of the elevator. This book includes new research and economic analysis, plus a thorough review of the current literature to pose and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-21 
    Routledge

  • Contemporary Museum Architecture and Design

    Theory and Practice of Place, 1st Edition

    Edited by Georgia Lindsay

    Contemporary Museum Architecture and Design showcases 18 diverse essays written by people who design, work in, and study museums, offering a variety of perspectives on this complex building type. Throughout, the authors emphasize new kinds of experiences that museum architecture helps create,…

    Paperback – 2020-02-18 
    Routledge

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