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Forthcoming Building and Construction Books

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  1. Understanding the Building Regulations

    6th Edition

    By Simon Polley

    Do you need a concise, jargon-free and compact guide to the UK building regulations? Simon Polley boils down the regulations to their basic features, explaining the core principles behind them. Easy to read and light enough to carry around with you, this is the ideal introduction to a vital part...

    To Be Published September 17th 2014 by Routledge

  2. 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 September 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Transient Free Surface Flows in Building Drainage Systems

    By John A Swaffield

    Climate change will present a series of challenges to engineers concerned with the provision of both building internal appliance drainage networks and rainwater systems within the building boundary, generally identified as the connection to the sewer network. Climate change is now recognised as...

    To Be Published September 30th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Adaptive Thermal Comfort: Foundations and Analysis

    By Michael Humphreys, Fergus Nicol, Susan Roaf

    There has been widespread dissatisfaction with accepted models for predicting the conditions that people will find thermally comfortable in buildings. These models require knowledge about clothing and activity, but can give little guidance on how to quantify them in any future situation. This has...

    To Be Published September 30th 2014 by Routledge

  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 8th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Environmental Methods for Transport Noise Reduction

    Edited by Mats Nilsson, Jörgen Bengtsson, Ronny Klaeboe

    Derived from the outputs of HOSANNA, a major EU research project, this handbook presents evidence-based guidance on novel noise abatement methods, outlines noise prediction methods which can be integrated with noise mapping software, details assessment methods for perceived noise and highlights the...

    To Be Published October 14th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Measuring Construction

    Prices, Output and Productivity

    Edited by Jim Meikle, Rick Best

    Despite the complexity of the construction industry, there has been little study to date which focuses on the challenge of drawing accurate conclusions from the available data. The accuracy of industry reports has an impact on government policy, the direction and outcomes of research, and the...

    To Be Published October 14th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Vibration Analysis and Structural Dynamics for Civil Engineers

    Essentials and Group-Theoretic Formulations

    By Alphose Zingoni

    Most structural analysis is concerned with static behaviour, but there are many instances where vibration behaviour and dynamic response have to be taken into account. This is particularly so when an engineering structure is subjected to impact or sudden movement, or significant time-varying...

    To Be Published October 25th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Feasibility Studies in Construction Projects

    Practice and Procedure

    By Michael Kulwin

    Series: Practical Construction Guides

    Feasibility Studies in Construction Projects covers all aspects of feasibility study analysis including assumptions, the preparation of a feasibility study for submission, and the necessary elements to consider regarding the project cycle. The book also provides templates for use in...

    To Be Published October 29th 2014 by Informa Law from Routledge

  10. Sustainable Timber Design

    By Michael Dickson, Dave Parker

    This new reference covers the design and engineering relevance of timber grade, form and detail through : historical reference to forestry and building craftsmanship - the nature of wood and the heritage of timber construction principles of architectural design and structural form using wood,...

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge