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  1. Inspecting Works

    By Nicholas Jamieson

    The architect's responsibilities and the extent of liabilities in connection with building work on site is of fundamental importance to running a successful practice. Architects must be fully aware of the extent of their duties and combine this knowledge with the more practical skills of project...

    Published December 15th 2008 by RIBA Publishing

  2. Domestic Heating Compliance Guide

    2nd Edition

    Domestic Heating Compliance Guide provides guidance on the means of complying with the requirements of Part L for conventional space heating systems and hot water systems in dwellings. It includes four self-contained fuel-based sections, each of which addresses all the requirements applicable to...

    Published December 1st 2008 by RIBA Publishing

  3. Leeds: Shaping the City

    By Martin Wainwright

    Presents an assessment of the redevelopment and regeneration of Leeds. This book identifies the drivers for change in the renaissance of contemporary Leeds following its evolution from Georgian/Victorian times. It explores the depth and complexity of the public-private partnerships involved in the...

    Published October 31st 2008 by RIBA Publishing

  4. Approved Document B: Fire Safety: v. 2

    Buildings Other Than Dwellinghouses: Incorporating Insurers' Requirements for Property Protection

    Presents the extra measures needed for property protection and business resilience beyond those in the 'Building Regulations Approved Document B, Volume 2'. This guide includes RISCAuthority's 'Insurer Requirements for the Implementation of Fire Safety Engineering Solutions'. The threat of fire is...

    Published October 1st 2008 by RIBA Publishing

  5. Le Corbusier

    The Art of Architecture

    RIBA Publishing has produced this beautiful book of 16 detachable postcards celebrating the breadth and depth of the work of Le Corbusier, arguably the 20th century's most influential architect. Colour images of his distinctive art works and significant furniture designs are interspersed with...

    Published October 1st 2008 by RIBA Publishing

  6. Modern Architect: the Life and Times of Robert Matthew

    By Miles Glendinning

    This authoritative biography of Sir Robert Matthew (1906-1975), one of the dominant figures in 20th century British architecture, interweaves his personal story with the turbulent political and social cross-currents of the welfare-state-era. A strong-willed, idealistic leader, Matthew exploited the...

    Published September 30th 2008 by RIBA Publishing

  7. Roofing

    Technical Review

    By Christopher Garrand

    Roofing, part of the RIBA Publishing Technical Review series examines the technical issues and roofing techniques which architects, building surveyors and others need to consider in the design and specification of roofing. The issues covered in the first chapter include the influence of the form of...

    Published September 30th 2008 by RIBA Publishing

  8. Dispute Avoidance

    By Brian Morgan

    Dispute Avoidance is a practical management primer for construction professionals based on over forty years hard-won commercial construction contract experience around the world. It argues that running complex, high value construction projects is very demanding even when things go smoothly....

    Published August 31st 2008 by RIBA Publishing

  9. Extensions of Time

    By Gillian Birkby

    This is a straight forward jargon-free practical guide about all aspects of extensions of time for all construction industry professionals. An extension of time is an issue which most architects and other construction professionals face sooner or later in their career. It is a complex area where...

    Published July 31st 2008 by RIBA Publishing

  10. Seismic Design for Architects

    By Andrew Charleson

    Seismic Design for Architects shows how structural requirements for seismic resistance can become an integral part of the design process. Structural integrity does not have to be at the expense of innovative, high standard design in seismically active zones.* By emphasizing design and discussing...

    Published July 2nd 2008 by Routledge