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Forthcoming Professional Practice Books

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  1. Principal Designer's Handbook

    Guide to the CDM Regulations 2015

    By Association for Project Safety

    The new CDM regulations came into force on 6th April 2015 changing the face of pre-construction health and safety management on construction projects, large and small. This handbook provides a comprehensive road map to undertaking the new Principal Designer role that aims to bring pre-construction...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by RIBA Publishing

  2. The BIM Management Handbook

    By David Shepherd

    An authoritative and practical road map for those implementing and managing BIM workflows. With the 2016 deadline for BIM level 2 fast approaching and the growing realisation of the huge benefits BIM brings these skills are becoming industry essentials. Concentrating on the how rather than the why...

    To Be Published October 16th 2015 by RIBA Publishing

  3. Demystifying Architectural Research

    Adding Value to Your Practice

    By Flora Samuel, Anne Dye

    This practical, hands on introduction guides you through the basics of undertaking research in day-to-day architectural practice helping you to exploit the growing opportunities on offer. It explores how developing a research specialism can improve the quality of your projects, help to define your...

    To Be Published October 30th 2015 by RIBA Publishing

  4. Industries of Architecture

    Edited by Katie Lloyd Thomas, Tilo Amhoff, Nick Beech

    Series: Critiques

    Industries of Architecture takes the position that the architectural humanities must engage with issues usually excluded from historical, theoretical and aesthetic accounts of design, such as regulation, law, finance, construction, labour, management and the organisation of architects’ own working...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Beyond BIM

    Architecture Information Modeling

    By Danelle Briscoe

    Beyond BIM explores the vast and under-explored design potential undertaken by information modeling. Through a series of investigations grounded in the analysis of built work, interviews with leading practitioners, and speculative projects, the author catalogs the practical advantages and...

    To Be Published November 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  6. Innovations in Transportable Healthcare Architecture

    By Stephen Verderber

    Innovations in Transportable Healthcare Architecture is the first book to examine the ways that healthcare architecture can provide better assistance in disaster-stricken communities. Aimed at architects and other professionals working across the disaster relief sector, it provides: An overview of...

    To Be Published November 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Social Production of Architecture

    Ethics, Economies, Politics and Actions in Contemporary and Future Practice

    Edited by Doina Petrescu, Kim Trogal

    The Social Production of Architecture brings together a wide range of international contributors – including Zygmunt Bauman, Katherine Gibson, Nabeel Hamdi, Jeremy Till, Apolonija Šušteršic, and Jeanne van Heeswijk – to debate the right to produce architecture in the context of current political,...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Aquatecture

    Buildings Designed to Live and Work with Water

    By Robert Barker, Richard Coutts

    Water plays a vital role in shaping our built environment, as it has done for centuries. We depend on it, we use it, we live with it and we must respect it. Aquatecture is the first book to outline new ways of ‘designing for water,’ using examples from around the world to illustrate methods of...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by RIBA Publishing

  9. Designing Profits

    Creative Business Strategies for Design Practices

    By Andrew Pressman, Morris Nunes

    Many architects tend to see themselves as artists first and business people second. Yet architecture firms must make a profit, do good work, and take care of their staff – or they won’t be around for the next project. Designing Business is not an ordinary book on running your practice: instead,...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  10. Self-Assembly

    From Design to Production

    By Skylar Tibbits

    To Be Published January 15th 2016 by Routledge