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  1. Retrofit for Purpose

    Low Energy Renewal of Non-Domestic Buildings

    By Greg Penoyre, Sunand Prasad

    Retrofit for Purpose examines a range of state-of-the-art non-domestic retrofit projects. Its chapters explore common challenges, offer practical solutions and provide a clarion-call to architects and clients for better, smarter retrofit. Twelve case studies focus as much on the transformation of...

    Published March 27th 2014 by RIBA Publishing

  2. Re-readings

    Interior Architecture and the Design Principles of Remodelling Existing Buildings

    By Sally Stone

    Re-readings is an authoritative testament to the complex process of remodelling existing buildings. Although buildings have always been reused, the process of doing so has rarely been treated as an artform. In recent years, however, a huge amount of press coverage has been devoted to remodelling...

    Published March 27th 2014 by RIBA Publishing

  3. Mapping the Global Architect of Alterity

    Practice, Representation and Education

    By Michael Jenson

    Due to globalization, cultural spaces are now developing with no tangible connection to geographical place. The territorial logic traditionally used to underpin architecture and envision our built environment is being radically altered, forcing the adoption of a new method of conceptualizing space/...

    Published March 18th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Design for Pediatric and Neonatal Critical Care

    By Mardelle McCuskey Shepley

    Design for Pediatric and Neonatal Critical Care provides an overview of the design and research issues associated with the development of environments for pediatric and neonatal intensive care. This is the first and only book dedicated to this topic and was created to support individuals interested...

    Published March 11th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Approved Document L1A

    Conservation of fuel and power - new dwellings (2013 Edition)

    By Dclg

    Part L (2013 edition, effective 6 April 2014) requires new build homes to be 6% more energy efficient than those built under the 2010 edition’s standards. In addition, there are new requirements for fabric energy efficiency and they come in two flavours - Dwelling Fabric Energy Efficiency and...

    Published February 28th 2014 by RIBA Publishing

  6. Approved Document L2A

    Conservation of fuel and power - New buildings other than dwellings (2013 edition)

    By Dclg

    Part L (2013 edition, effective 6 April 2014) requires new non-domestic buildings to be 9% more energy efficient than those built under the 2010 edition’s standards. This 2013 edition contains a ‘concurrent notional building specification’ where, if a building is designed and built entirely to it,...

    Published February 28th 2014 by RIBA Publishing

  7. The Brits Who Built the Modern World

    Edited by RIBA

    The British, we are often told, are a cautious bunch, wary of the new and conservative in their tastes. Yet, British Architecture in the 21st Century has an almost unrivalled reputation around the world for daring, innovation, creativity and flair. From Beijing to New York and Doha to Mumbai,...

    Published February 12th 2014 by RIBA Publishing

  8. Best Tall Buildings 2013

    CTBUH International Award Winning Projects

    Edited by Antony Wood, Steven Henry, Safarik Daniel

    The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) is the world’s foremost authority on tall buildings. This book chronicles the annual awards process, in which the CTBUH recognizes outstanding tall buildings and design innovations that advance the potential of integrated sustainability in...

    Published February 5th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Parametric Building Design Using Autodesk Maya

    By Ming Tang

    Due to its comprehensive tool-set and great potential for 3D modeling, more and more architectural design and interior design firms are adapting Autodesk Maya and integrating it into their practice. There has been no book aimed at architects and designers who wish to harness the opportunities...

    Published January 28th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Lighting: Interior and Exterior

    2nd Edition

    By Robert Bean

    This comprehensive and practical guide takes you step-by-step through the core concepts and applications of architectural lighting. Now completely revised and updated for the second edition, this book: Includes all new information on the latest regulations and recommendations Provides special...

    Published January 22nd 2014 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Best Tall Buildings: A Global Overview of 2014 Skyscrapers
    Edited by Antony Wood, Steven Henry, Safarik Daniel
    To Be Published October 30th 2014
  2. Small Projects Handbook
    By Nigel Ostime
    To Be Published October 31st 2014
  3. Design Management: RIBA Plan of Work 2013 Guide
    By Dale Sinclair
    To Be Published October 31st 2014
  4. Town Planning: RIBA Plan of Work 2013 Guide
    By Ruth Reed
    To Be Published October 31st 2014
  5. Project Leadership: RIBA Plan of Work 2013 Guide
    By Nick Willars
    To Be Published October 31st 2014

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