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  1. Marketing Green Building Services

    By Jerry Yudelson

    Marketing Green Building Services: Strategies for Success presents all the information key decision-makers need to respond to the fast-growing market for green buildings, design and construction services and products. Completely updated, revised and expanded from the author’s previous works, this...

    Published November 5th 2007 by Routledge

  2. Before You Build

    A Step-by-step Guide to Extensions and Renovations

    By Julian Owen

    Before You Build is a step-by-step guide to the processes you need to go through before you build. It provides practical and up-to-date guidance, and includes valuable tips and watch points that will take you from conception to start on site.The book advises on finding and appointing an architect...

    Published October 1st 2007 by RIBA Publishing

  3. Guide to the Management of CDM Co-ordination

    By Association for Project Safety

    In force since April 2007, the new CDM Regulations impose new responsibilities and requirements on architects and all parties to construction work.This reference tool for the new role of CDM Co-ordinator is written by the Association for Project Safety (APS), whose extensive experience in the field...

    Published September 1st 2007 by RIBA Publishing

  4. Architectural Insitu Concrete

    By David Bennett

    Provides the reader with technical guidance and practical information on the mechanics and fundamentals on how to achieve a fine concrete finish. This book examines the techniques of concrete compaction and placement; the surface treatment of cast concrete to prevent dirt ingress and staining; and...

    Published September 1st 2007 by RIBA Publishing

  5. Green Guide to the Architect's Job Book

    2nd Edition

    By Sandy Halliday

    Increasingly required by regulation, sustainable design is neither a luxury issue nor an optional extra. Following the Work Stage structure of the RIBA's Outline Plan of Work, this book explains the 'cradle-to-cradle' sustainable design principles to adopt at the very start of every new project....

    Published August 31st 2007 by RIBA Publishing

  6. Inclusive Accessible Design

    By Adrian Cave

    Inclusive Accessible Design will help designers to take a creative approach in responding to the requirements of the Disability Discrimination Act 1995, Part M of the Building Regulations and BS 8300:2001. Organised logically and in line with the new "RIBA Plan of Work", the guide alerts designers...

    Published July 1st 2007 by RIBA Publishing

  7. Noise

    By Nick Charlton-Smith

    Set out along the "RIBA Plan of Work", this work helps designers to understand the practical implications of the legislation, highlighting particular problem areas and offering pointers about how they may be resolved. Noise is a matter of critical concern at every stage of construction projects...

    Published July 1st 2007 by RIBA Publishing

  8. Design Risk Management Guide

    Advice for Designers on the Implications of the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2007

    By Association for Project Saftey

    This fully up-to-date guide is intended to help designers to steer an effective path through their significant health and safety duties under the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2007 and its associated Approved Code of Practice. Health and safety aspects in design risk management...

    Published May 1st 2007 by RIBA Publishing

  9. Fire

    By Simon Ham

    A reference for architects to various aspects of fire safety legislation. It covers both the 2006 edition of Part B of the Building Regulations and the significant requirements of The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005.| The dangers of fire in buildings are lethal and catastrophic and the...

    Published May 1st 2007 by RIBA Publishing

  10. Concrete Elegence Three

    This publication, the third in the 'Concrete Elegance' series, explores the various colours and surface consistencies of concrete. It discusses the quality and variety of colour emerging in concrete architecture using examples, such as the black concrete of the Utrecht Library, the grass-imprinted...

    Published April 25th 2007 by RIBA Publishing