A Guide for Small and Medium-Sized Architecture, Engineering and Construction Firms
With the UK government‘s BIM threshold approaching in 2016, a practical guidance on interpreting, filtering and applying BIM protocols and standards is urgently required. The majority of small contractors, architects, and engineers who operate in the UK construction industry are unsure how they can...
To Be Published September 10th 2015 by Routledge
In this volume, Graham investigates the relation between land and nationalism in South African and Zimbabwean fiction from the 1960s to the present. This comparative study, the first of its kind, discusses a wide range of writing against a backdrop of regional decolonization, including novels by...
Published September 11th 2014 by Routledge
From Theory to Practice, 3rd Edition
Politics and the Environment has established itself as one of the most comprehensive textbooks in this area. This new edition has been completely revised and updated whilst retaining the features and the theory-to-practice focus which made the first two editions so successful. This text is...
Published March 12th 2012 by Routledge
The sophisticated methods used in recent high-profile cyber incidents have driven many to need to understand how such security issues work. Demystifying the complexity often associated with information assurance, Cyber Security Essentials provides a clear understanding of the concepts behind...
Published December 15th 2010 by Auerbach Publications
Criteria and Processes
Sustainability assessment is now emerging as a more transparent, comprehensive, integrated and far-sighted approach to decision making. Its basic demand is that all significant undertakings must make a positive contribution to sustainability. To apply this test, decision makers need criteria based...
Published September 3rd 2005 by Routledge
Addresses the important topic of providing adequate computational power for the demanding real-time requirements of advanced robotic systems. Shows how many of the recent advances in image processing, control and machine intelligence can be incorporated into robotic systems in real time. Explains...
Published January 1st 1987 by CRC Press