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Forthcoming Building and Construction Books

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  1. Advanced Electrical Installation Work 2365 Edition

    City and Guilds Edition

    By Trevor Linsley

    Updated in line with the 3rd Amendment of the 17th Edition IET Wiring Regulations Amendments, this new edition covers the City and Guilds 2365-03 course. Written in an accessible style with a chapter dedicated to each unit of the syllabus, this book helps you to master each topic before moving on...

    To Be Published May 11th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Achieving Successful Construction Projects

    A Guide for Industry and Program Managers

    By Ian Gardner

    Whether a construction project turns out to be successful or not has a lot to do with the clarity of the client’s objectives and how the client establishes and instils a culture throughout the project team. This book's focus is on defining and exploring those attributes of clients or organisations...

    To Be Published May 15th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Spon's Asia Pacific Construction Costs Handbook, Fifth Edition

    Edited by LANGDON & SEAH

    In the last few years, the global economic outlook has continued to be shrouded in uncertainty and volatility not at the least following the financial crisis in the Euro zone. While the US and Europe are going through a difficult period, investors are turning more keenly to focus on Asia. This...

    To Be Published May 28th 2015 by CRC Press

  4. 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

  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 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  6. Urban Climate Mitigation Techniques

    By Mat Santamouris, Denia Kolokotsa

    The urban climate is continuously deteriorating. Urban heat lowers the quality of urban life, increases the energy needs at the urban scale, and affects the urban socio-economy. However, there are steps that can be taken to mitigate this situation. This book presents a series of innovative...

    To Be Published June 10th 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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 12th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Public Private Partnerships

    A Global Review

    Edited by Akintole Akintoye, Matthias Beck, Mohan Kumaraswamy

    Series: CIB

    The book will provide an international perspective on PPP by drawing upon the existing and fast developing body of principles and practices from many countries. This book will be the first of its kind in that it will bring together academics and practitioners that are leading the field in this area...

    To Be Published June 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. 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 16th 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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 16th 2015 by Routledge