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Forthcoming Building and Construction Books

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  1. 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 May 28th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Cost Studies of Buildings

    6th Edition

    By Allan Ashworth, Srinath Perera

    This practical guide to cost studies of buildings has been updated and revised throughout for the 6th edition, including extra detail on using the RICS New Rules of Measurement (NRM), and a forward-looking examination of the role of the quantity surveyor. New chapters on ICT in construction and...

    To Be Published June 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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 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 15th 2015 by Routledge

  5. JCT Contract Administration Pocket Book

    By Andy Atkinson

    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 15th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 17th Edition IET Wiring Regulations: Inspection, Testing and Certification

    By Brian Scaddan

    This popular guide clarifies the requirements for inspection and testing, explaining in clear language those parts of the Wiring Regulations that most need simplifying. In addition to the usual descriptive and diagrammatic test methods that are required, explanations of the theory and reasoning...

    To Be Published June 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. 17th Edition IET Wiring Regulations: Explained and Illustrated

    By Brian Scaddan

    This popular guide focuses on common misconceptions in the application of the IET Wiring Regulations. It explains in clear language those parts of the regulations that most need simplifying, outlining the correct procedures to follow and those to avoid. Emphasis has been placed on areas where...

    To Be Published June 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Electric Wiring for Domestic Installers

    15th Edition

    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 22nd 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 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  10. 17th Edition IET Wiring Regulations: Wiring Systems and Fault Finding for Installation Electricians

    By Brian Scaddan

    Fully up-to-date with the 17th Edition IET Wiring Regulations: Amendment 3 Covers all the principles and practice of testing and fault diagnosis in a way that is clear for students and non-electricians Expert advice from an engineering training consultant, supported with colour diagrams and key...

    To Be Published June 22nd 2015 by Routledge