Built Environment Products

  • Suffragette City

    Women, Politics, and the Built Environment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elizabeth Darling, Nathaniel Robert Walker

    Suffragette City brings together a collection of illustrated essays dedicated to exploring and analysing cases in which women have resourcefully leveraged or defied the politics of gender to form and reform architecture and urbanism. Throughout much of modern history, women have been assigned to…

    Paperback – 2019-08-28 
    Routledge

  • Architect's Legal Pocket Book

    3rd Edition

    By Matthew Cousins

    A little book that’s big on information, the Architect’s Legal Pocket Book is the definitive reference guide on legal issues for architects and architectural students. This handy pocket guide covers key legal principles which will help you to quickly understand the law and where to go for further…

    Paperback – 2019-08-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Pocket Books

  • Parry's Valuation and Investment Tables

    14th Edition

    By University College of Estate Management

    First published in 1913, Richard Parry’s Valuation and Investment Tables has since become an essential tool for students and professionals in the study and practice of valuation and appraisal. That the book reached its centenary year in print and now fourteenth edition is a testament to its acclaim…

    Hardback – 2019-08-30 
    Routledge

  • Best Tall Buildings 2013

    CTBUH International Award Winning Projects, 1st Edition

    Edited by Antony Wood, Steven Henry, Safarik Daniel

    The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) is the world’s foremost authority on tall buildings. This book chronicles the annual awards process, in which the CTBUH recognizes outstanding tall buildings and design innovations that advance the potential of integrated sustainability in…

    Paperback – 2019-08-30 
    Routledge

  • Best Tall Buildings

    A Global Overview of 2014 Skyscrapers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Antony Wood, Steven Henry, Daniel Safarik

    The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) is the world’s foremost authority on tall buildings. This book chronicles the annual awards process, in which the CTBUH recognizes outstanding tall buildings and design innovations that advance the potential of integrated sustainability in…

    Paperback – 2019-08-30 
    Routledge

  • The Soft Power of Construction Contracting Organisations

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sai On Cheung, Peter Shek Pui Wong, Tak Wing Yiu

    Across the AEC industry, the non-technical skills possessed by organisations are key to their overall performance. In this study, the particular importance of optimising the so-called "soft power" of organisations, is addressed. Things like organisational culture, responsible corporate behaviour,…

    Paperback – 2019-08-30 
    Routledge

  • Enclosure Masonry Wall Systems Worldwide

    Typical Masonry Wall Enclosures in Belgium, Brazil, China, France, Germany, Greece, India, Italy, Nordic Countries, Poland, Portugal, the Netherlands and USA, 1st Edition

    Edited by S. Pompeu Santos

    Enclosure walls have a key role in building construction, providing structural safety and protecting interiors from intrusion. The concept of an enclosure wall is a traditional one, common to the building history of many countries. There is a tremendous variety in types of enclosure walls,…

    Paperback – 2019-08-30 
    CRC Press

  • Outdoor Lighting Guide

    1st Edition

    By Institution of Lighting Engineers

    As concern grows over environmental issues and light pollution, this book satisfies a need for a straightforward and accessible guide to the use, design and installation of outdoor lighting.This all-inclusive guide to exterior lighting from the Institution of Lighting Engineers,…

    Paperback – 2019-08-30 
    Routledge

  • Property Investment Theory

    1st Edition

    Edited by A Macleary, A. Macleary, N. Nanthakumaran

    This up-to-date reference on property investment highlights the problems with existing techniques of property valuation and appraisal and identifies possible ways forward for both research and practice.…

    Paperback – 2019-08-30 
    Taylor & Francis

  • Builder's Reference Book

    12th Edition

    Edited by Leslie Black

    A comphensive guide to information sources relevant to the building industry and legislation affecting it. It is designed for use as a tool either in the office or on site, giving facts in a compendium style to meet the most common requirements of the busy builder.…

    Paperback – 2019-08-30 
    Routledge

  • Engineering and Health in Compressed Air Work

    Proceedings of the International Conference, Oxford, September 1992, 1st Edition

    Edited by F.M. Jardine, R.I. McCallum

    This book is the record of the conference held in Oxford in 1992 organised by CIRIA, and co-sponsored by the Health and Safety Executive, The British Tunnelling Society and the Medical Research Council's Hyperbaric Sciences Panel. The book consolidates international medical and engineering…

    Paperback – 2019-08-30 
    Spon Press

  • Naturally Ventilated Buildings

    Building for the senses, the economy and society, 1st Edition

    Edited by Derek Clements-Croome

    While there are many historical examples of successful naturally ventilated buildings, standards for indoor climate have tended to emphasise active, mechanical airflow systems rather than passive natural systems. Despite its importance, knowledge about the performance of naturally ventilated…

    Paperback – 2019-08-30 
    Routledge

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