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  1. Fall Prevention Through Design in Construction

    The Benefits of Mobile Computing

    By Imriyas Kamardeen

    Series: Spon Research

    The role of designers has traditionally been to design a building so that it conforms to accepted local building codes. The safety of workers is left up to the contractor building the designs. Research shows, however, that designers can have an especially strong influence on construction safety...

    Published June 17th 2015 by Routledge

  2. JCT Contract Administration Pocket Book

    By Andy Atkinson

    Series: Routledge Pocket Books

    Successfully managing your JCT contracts is a must, and this handy reference is the swiftest way to doing just that. Making reference to best practice throughout, the JCT Standard Building Contracts SBC/Q, DB and MW are used as examples to take you through all the essential contract administration...

    Published June 17th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Architects' Sketches

    By Kendra Schank Smith

    Concepts from architects’ minds evolve through sketches and as a mode of transference are conveyed to the finished building. This book compares qualities of sketches to reveal unique approaches to the instruments of thinking in which all architects engage. It provides new insight into the...

    Published June 17th 2015 by Routledge

  4. International Arctic Petroleum Cooperation

    Barents Sea Scenarios

    Edited by Anatoli Bourmistrov, Frode Mellemvik, Alexei Bambulyak, Ove Gudmestad, Indra Overland, Anatoly Zolotukhin

    Series: Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy

    The Arctic region contains large amounts of natural resources considered necessary to sustain global economic growth, so it is unsurprising that it is increasingly susceptible to political, economic, environmental, and even military conflicts. This book looks in detail at the preconditions and...

    Published June 16th 2015 by Routledge

  5. 17th Edition IET Wiring Regulations: Electric Wiring for Domestic Installers

    By Brian Scaddan

    This book has for many years been the standard guide to the practical aspects of domestic electrical wiring. It explains how to carry out work safely and correctly in a step-by-step manner. Essential reading for anyone obtaining a Domestic Installer Scheme Qualification which relates to Part P of...

    Published June 16th 2015 by Routledge

  6. PAT: Portable Appliance Testing

    In-Service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment, 4th Edition

    By Brian Scaddan

    Fully up-to-date with the relevant parts of the 17th Edition IET Wiring Regulations: Amendment 3 and the 2012 Code of Practice Provides all the required information on portable appliance testing in a user-friendly manner Expert advice from an engineering training consultant, supported with...

    Published June 16th 2015 by Routledge

  7. 17th Edition IET Wiring Regulations: Wiring Systems and Fault Finding for Installation Electricians

    By Brian Scaddan

    Fully up-to-date with the 17th Edition IET Wiring Regulations: Amendment 3 Covers all the principles and practice of testing and fault diagnosis in a way that is clear for students and non-electricians Expert advice from an engineering training consultant, supported with colour diagrams and key...

    Published June 16th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Builders of the Vision

    Software and the Imagination of Design

    By Daniel Cardoso Llach

    Builders of the Vision traces the intellectual history and contemporary practices of Computer-Aided Design (CAD) and Numerical Control since the years following World War II until today. Drawing from primary archival and ethnographic sources, it identifies and documents the crucial ideas shaping...

    Published June 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Rethinking Creative Cities Policy

    Invisible Agents and Hidden Protagonists

    Edited by Allan Watson, Calvin Taylor

    In recent years, there has been high level of interest amongst policy-makers in the ‘creative city’ concept, due to the anticipation of economic and social benefits from a growing cultural and creative economy. However, a lack of understanding of local social and economic contexts, as well as the...

    Published June 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Community Visioning Programs

    Processes and Outcomes

    Edited by Norman Walzer, Gisele F Hamm

    Series: Community Development – Current Issues Series

    Communities have practiced strategic planning for decades using a variety of tools and programs based on the initial Take Charge programs of the early 1990s. These efforts generated a large amount of research regarding their effectiveness, as well as ways to measure long-term outcomes and other...

    Published June 15th 2015 by Routledge