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Forthcoming Building and Construction Books

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  1. The Environmental Design Pocketbook

    2nd Edition

    By Sofie Pelsmakers

    The Environmental Design Pocketbook 2nd ed places the information you need for sustainable, low energy building design at your fingertips. Packed with diagrams, tools and tips, it cuts through the complex mass of technical data and legislation that faces the designer, and distils all the key...

    To Be Published September 30th 2014 by RIBA Publishing

  2. The BIID Concise Agreement for Interior Design Services

    CID/14

    By British Institute of Interior Design

    Short, clear, and easy to use, The BIID Concise Agreement for Interior Design Services (CID/14) is a simplified version of the industry standard form of interior design appointment. This new edition has been made even more user friendly, and is suitable for all but the largest and most complex...

    To Be Published September 30th 2014 by RIBA Publishing

  3. Market Management and Project Business Development

    By Hedley Smyth

    Market Management and Project Business Development is a guide to managing markets through the theory and practice of marketing and selling projects in business. Successfully marketing and selling a project to investors is so crucial an element of managing the project business and project management...

    To Be Published October 1st 2014 by Routledge

  4. Maintenance and Safety of Aging Infrastructure

    Edited by Dan Frangopol, Yiannis Tsompanakis

    Series: Structures & Infrastructures Series

    This book presents the latest scientific research and application practice findings in the engineering field of “maintenance and safety of aging infrastructure”. The selected invited contributions will provide an overview of the use of advanced computational and/or experimental techniques in damage...

    To Be Published October 5th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Sustainable Retrofitting of Commercial Buildings

    Cool Climates

    Edited by Simon Burton

    Whilst sustainability is already an important driver in the new building sector, this book explores how those involved in refurbishment of commercial building are moving this agenda forward. It includes chapters by developers, surveyors, cost consultants, architects, building physicists and other...

    To Be Published October 12th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Life-Cycle and Sustainability of Civil Infrastructure Systems

    Proceedings of the Fourth International Symposium on Life-Cycle Civil Engineering (IALCCE'14), Tokyo, Japan, November 16-19, 2014

    Edited by Mitsuyoshi Akiyama, Dan M. Frangopol

    Series: Life-Cycle of Civil Engineering Systems

    Collection of revised expert papers dealing with emerging concepts and innovative applications in life-cycle civil engineering. Topics covered include: life-cycle damage processes, life-cycle assessment and design, life-cycle maintenance and rehabilitation, life-cycle performance of special...

    To Be Published October 14th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Environmental Methods for Transport Noise Reduction

    Edited by Mats Nilsson, Jörgen Bengtsson, Ronny Klaeboe

    Presents Evidence-Based Guidance on Noise Abatement Methods Solutions for reducing the noise impact of road and rail traffic can be found in the use of natural elements in combination with artificial elements in urban and rural environments. Ground and road surface treatments; trees, forests, and...

    To Be Published October 22nd 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Green Building, Materials and Civil Engineering

    Edited by Jimmy C.M. Kao, Wen-Pei Sung, Ran Chen

    This book contains select best Green Building, Materials and Civil Engineering related papers from the 2014 4th International Conference on Green Building, Materials and Civil Engineering (GBMCE 2014) which was held in Hong Kong, August 21-23, 2014. The aim is to provide a platform for researchers,...

    To Be Published October 28th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. The Age and Construction of English Housing

    By Simon Nicol, Chris Beer, Chris Scott

    There are some 22.4 million homes in England, housing 52 million people. They range from the smallest studio flat to the largest palace, and vary in age from medieval castles built of local stone to new homes designed to the most exacting sustainability standards. Numerous books have been written...

    To Be Published October 29th 2014 by IHS BRE Press

  10. Best Tall Buildings

    A Global Overview of 2014 Skyscrapers

    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...

    To Be Published October 30th 2014 by Routledge