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Forthcoming Building and Construction Books

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  1. An Era of Expansion

    Construction at the University of Cambridge 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. This book reviews a hundred projects between 1996 and 2006, and uses 9 detailed case studies from the author's time in charge of capital...

    To Be Published July 27th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The London Olympics and Urban Development

    The Mega-Event City

    Edited by Gavin Poynter, Valerie Viehoff, Yang Li

    Series: Regions and Cities

    As London sought to use the Olympics to achieve an ambitious programme of urban renewal in the relatively socially deprived East London it attracted global attention and sparked debate. This book provides an in-depth study of the transformation of East London as a result of the 2012 Summer Olympic...

    To Be Published July 28th 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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 August 9th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Public Private Partnerships

    A Global Review

    Edited by Akintola Akintoye, Matthias Beck, Mohan Kumaraswamy

    Series: CIB

    This timely new book provides an international perspective on Public Private Partnerships. Through 21 case studies, it investigates the existing and fast developing body of principles and practices from a wide range of countries and is the first book to bring together leading international...

    To Be Published August 9th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Elevator Traffic Handbook

    Theory and Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Gina Barney, Lutfi Al-Sharif

    This second edition of this well respected book covers all aspects of the traffic design and control of vertical transportation systems in buildings, making it an essential reference for vertical transportation engineers, other members of the design team, and researchers. The book introduces the...

    To Be Published August 10th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Virtual Building Design and Construction

    The current and future practice of VDC and BIM

    By Lennart Andersson, Kyla Farrell, Oleg Moshkovich

    Virtual Building Design and Construction outlines the team structure, software and production ecosystem needed for an effective Virtual Design and Construction (VDC) process through current real world case studies of projects both in development and under construction. It provides the...

    To Be Published August 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  7. NRM3 Cost Management Handbook

    By David P Benge

    The ‘RICS New rules of measurement: Order of cost estimating and cost planning of building maintenance works (referred to as NRM 3)’ is the ‘cornerstone’ of good cost management of capital building works projects – enabling more effective and accurate cost advice to be given to clients and other...

    To Be Published August 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  8. Specifications for Building Conservation

    Volume 1: External Structure

    Edited by Rory Cullen, Rick Meier

    In Specifications for Building Conservation, the National Trust draws on a range of case studies and specifications to provide the definitive guide to specification writing for building conservation. Although traditional building accounts for approximately a quarter of all buildings in the UK, the...

    To Be Published August 26th 2015 by Routledge

  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 preparing a...

    To Be Published August 29th 2015 by Informa Law from Routledge

  10. Practical Guide to Inspection, Testing and Certification of Electrical Installations

    4th Edition

    By Christopher Kitcher

    This book covers everything students need to learn about inspection and testing in order to pass their exams, containing clear reference to the latest legal requirements. All of the theory required in order to pass the City & Guilds 2394 and 2395 certificates, EAL 600/4338/6 and 600/4340/4 is...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge