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Forthcoming Building and Construction Books

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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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 24th 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Claims, Disputes and Litigation Involving BIM

    By Jason M Dougherty

    Are you unsure about: the current US legal environment with respect to BIM and VDC? the evolving standards of care for design and construction professionals using BIM and VDC? what practical methods and techniques can be used for analyzing construction claims and disputes involving BIM...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Electrical Installation Work

    8th Edition

    By Brian Scaddan

    Mapped closely to the learning outcomes of City & Guilds and EAL exams Coverage of Level 2 and Level 3 units in one volume Fully aligned to the 3rd Amendment of the 17th Edition of the IET Wiring Regulations Brian Scaddan's Electrical Installation Work explains in detail how and why...

    To Be Published July 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. CDM 2015: A Practical Guide for Architects and Designers

    By Paul Bussey

    This is the designer’s essential guide to implementing the new CDM 2015 regulations. It provides both a straightforward overview of the key changes and new duty holders, including the Principal Designer, as well as full colour diagrams and annotated plans which demonstrate how to apply the...

    To Be Published July 1st 2015 by RIBA Publishing

  9. The Rebound Effect in Home Heating

    A guide for policymakers and practitioners

    By Ray Galvin

    Series: Building Research and Information

    This is a definitive guide to the rebound effect in home heating – the increase in energy service use after a technological intervention aimed at reducing consumption. It sets out what the effect is, how it plays out in the home heating sector, what this implies for energy saving initiatives in...

    To Be Published July 7th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Green Infrastructure

    Incorporating Plants and Enhancing Biodiversity in Buildings and Urban Environments

    By John W. Dover

    With more than half of the world's population now living in urban areas, it is vitally important that towns and cities are healthy places to live. The principal aim of this book is to synthesize the disparate literature on the use of vegetation in the built environment and its multifunctional...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge