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Forthcoming Building and Construction Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Carpentry and Joinery Book 2

    By David R. Bates

    Complementing Book 1of the same title, this text takes the student up to the City and Guilds full Craft Certificate level. All aspects of the course are dealt with, along with the associated scientific background, mathematical calculations and drawings required. Although prior knowledge of the...

    To Be Published June 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Carpentry and Joinery Book 1

    By David R. Bates

    This book provides the apprentice or trainee carpenter and joiner with the basic technical knowledge necessary to complete the first half of a City and Guilds Course in Carpentry and Joinery. It will also be a useful reference to any persons studying for examinations, or simply wishing to...

    To Be Published June 1st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Electrical Science for Technicians

    By Adrian Waygood

    An indispensable resource for electrical technicians and trainees, Electrical Science for Technicians walks readers through the subject in a logical order, providing a historical overview alongside modern electrical theory and practice. You will be guided through the subject in a topic by topic...

    To Be Published June 11th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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...

    To Be Published June 17th 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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...

    To Be Published June 17th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Building Services Handbook

    8th Edition

    By Roger Greeno, Fred Hall

    This eighth edition of Hall and Greeno's leading textbook has been reviewed and updated in relation to the latest building and water regulations, new technology, and new legislation, and even more design calculations have been added. In addition, topics such as: alternative sources of...

    To Be Published June 19th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Developing Property Sustainably

    By Sara J. Wilkinson, Sarah L. Sayce, Pernille H. Christensen

    Developing Property Sustainably introduces readers to the key issues surrounding sustainable property development in the global marketplace. Pulling together received wisdom and original research, the authors provide a clear and practical overview of the sustainable property development process as...

    To Be Published June 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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...

    To Be Published June 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  9. 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...

    To Be Published June 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Hierarchy of Energy in Architecture

    Emergy Analysis

    By Ravi Srinivasan, Kiel Moe

    Series: PocketArchitecture

    The laws of thermodynamics—and their implications for architecture—have not been fully integrated into architectural design. Architecture and building science too often remain constrained by linear concepts and methodologies regarding energy that occlude significant quantities and qualities of...

    To Be Published June 24th 2015 by Routledge