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Forthcoming Building and Construction Books

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  1. Modern Construction Economics

    Theory and Application

    Edited by Gerard de Valence

    Traditional building economics has primarily been concerned with issues around project appraisal and cost management techniques. On the other hand, modern construction economics has a wider focus with stronger links to mainstream economics, reflecting an increased interest in a range of...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Energy and the New Reality Set

    Two-Volume Set

    By L.D. Danny Harvey

    Volume 1: Reducing and managing humanity's demand for energy is a fundamental part of the effort to mitigate climate change. In this, the most comprehensive textbook ever written on the subject, L.D. Danny Harvey lays out the theory and practice of how things must change if we are to meet our...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge

  3. An Era of Expansion

    Construction at Cambridge University 1996–2006

    By David M. Adamson

    Changing conditions in Higher Education and national funding regimes preceded a proliferation of construction projects in universities between 1996 and 2006. 8 detailed case studies from the author's time in charge of capital projects at Cambridge University show us&...

    To Be Published May 1st 2015 by Routledge

  4. 17th Edition IEE 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 May 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  5. 17th Edition IET Wiring Regulations: Explained and Illustrated

    By Brian Scaddan

    This popular guide focuses on common misconceptions in the application of the 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 confusion...

    To Be Published May 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  6. Electrical Installation Work

    8th Edition

    By Brian Scaddan

    Brian Scaddan's Electrical Installation Work explains in detail how and why electrical installations are designed, installed and tested. You will be guided in a logical, topic by topic progression through all the areas required to complete the City and Guilds and EAL courses. Rather than following...

    To Be Published May 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  7. Bamboo Gridshells

    By David Rockwood

    This highly illustrated text brings together two areas which have both grown in popularity in recent years: gridshells and bamboo. Bamboo is a fast-growing, naturally available, renewable resource which is quite strong and lends itself to structural applications. In this unique text, David...

    To Be Published May 10th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 10th 2015 by Routledge

  9. 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 13th 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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 14th 2015 by Routledge