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  1. Health and Safety in Construction Revision Guide

    for the NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction, 2nd Edition

    By Ed Ferrett

    This companion to the bestselling Introduction to Health and Safety in Construction is an essential revision aid for students preparing for their written assessments on the NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction Health and Safety. Fully updated to the April 2015 specification, the revision...

    To Be Published September 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Applying fabric first principles to comply with energy efficiency requirements in dwellings

    By Steven Stenlund

    Significant improvements to the regulatory requirements for energy efficiency in national building regulations are now in force. This guide explains the implications of these requirements and demonstrates how to meet them by using fabric first principles....

    To Be Published September 27th 2015 by IHS BRE Press

  3. Spon's Civil Engineering and Highway Works Price Book 2016

    Edited by AECOM

    Spon's Civil Engineering and Highway Works Price Book 2016 gives costs for both general and civil engineering works and highway works, and provides a full breakdown of labour, plant and material elements, with labour rates updated in line with the latest CIJC wage agreement. Beyond prices, it can...

    To Be Published September 29th 2015 by CRC Press

  4. Principal Designer's Handbook

    Guide to the CDM Regulations 2015

    By Association for Project Safety

    The new CDM regulations came into force on 6th April 2015 changing the face of pre-construction health and safety management on construction projects, large and small. This handbook provides a comprehensive road map to undertaking the new Principal Designer role that aims to bring pre-construction...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by RIBA Publishing

  5. Natural Stone in the Built Environment

    Resources, Use and Conservation

    By Akos Torok, Richard Prikryl, Jirina Prikrylova

    Fundamental and interdisciplinary textbook on natural stone properties, occurrence, exploration, use, decay and conservation. Primary information source for third-year students and professionals using natural stone in the built environment. Intended for a wide academic and professional...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by CRC Press

  6. Soundscape and the Built Environment

    Edited by Jian Kang, Brigitte Schulte-Fortkamp

    This text discusses soundscape in the built environment. It begins with a presentation of theory and basic background. It then sets out tools for implementing a soundscape approach, and then delivers a series of examples of the application of the soundscape approach in planning, design, and...

    To Be Published October 5th 2015 by CRC Press

  7. Concrete, Repair, Rehabilitation and Retrofitting IV

    Edited by Frank Dehn, Mark G Alexander, Hans-Dieter Beushausen, Pilate Moyo

    This proceedings volume consists of papers focusing on repairing, maintaining, rehabilitating, and retrofitting of existing infrastructures to extend their life and maximize economic return. Moreover, structural performance and material durability are discussed. Contributions fall under the...

    To Be Published October 5th 2015 by CRC Press

  8. Urban Climate Mitigation Techniques

    By Mat Santamouris, Denia Kolokotsa

    The urban climate is continuously deteriorating. Urban heat lowers the quality of urban life, increases energy needs, and affects the urban socio-economy. Urban Climate Mitigation Techniques presents steps that can be taken to mitigate this situation through a series of innovative technologies and...

    To Be Published October 10th 2015 by Routledge

  9. New Forms of Procurement

    PPP and Relational Contracting in the 21st Century

    Edited by Marcus C. Jefferies, Steve Rowlinson

    The last three decades have seen the evolution of Public–Private Partnerships (PPPs) and Relationship Contracting (RC) as alternative procurement approaches to traditional methods of delivering public infrastructure. The potential for growth in these new forms of procurement has led to an on-going...

    To Be Published October 10th 2015 by Routledge

  10. NEC3 Construction Contracts

    100 Questions and Answers

    By Kelvin Hughes

    Which form of NEC3 contract should I use? How do I choose my main and secondary options? What should I do about early warnings and compensation events? How do I use float and time risk allowances? Important quesions can arise when working with NEC3 contracts, some of them ...

    To Be Published October 10th 2015 by Routledge