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Forthcoming Building and Construction Books

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  1. The BIM Management Handbook

    By David Shepherd

    An authoritative and practical road map for those implementing and managing BIM workflows. With the 2016 deadline for BIM level 2 fast approaching and the growing realisation of the huge benefits BIM brings these skills are becoming industry essentials. Concentrating on the how rather than the why...

    To Be Published October 16th 2015 by RIBA Publishing

  2. Safety of Repair, Maintenance, Minor Alteration, and Addition (RMAA) Works

    A New Focus of Construction Safety

    By Albert PC Chan, Carol KH Hon

    Safety of RMAA works is an almost uncharted topic of rising importance internationally. Small construction contractors are particularly dependant on RMAA work, especially during times of recession, and they undertake more risks on these jobs than large companies do. This book is based on unique...

    To Be Published October 19th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Getting to Grips with BIM

    A Guide for Small and Medium-Sized Architecture, Engineering and Construction Firms

    By Graham Paterson, Tahar Kouider, James Harty

    With the UK government‘s BIM threshold approaching in 2016, a practical guidance on interpreting, filtering and applying BIM protocols and standards is urgently required. The majority of small contractors, architects, and engineers who operate in the UK construction industry are unsure how they can...

    To Be Published October 19th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Health and Safety

    RIBA Plan of Work 2013 Guide

    By Peter Caplehorn

    Health and Safety is part of a brand new series providing must-read practical guidance to running efficient and successful projects using the new RIBA Plan of Work 2013. Each guide takes a core project activity – in this case those associated with managing and integrating health and safety - and...

    To Be Published October 20th 2015 by RIBA Publishing

  5. Advanced Materials and Structural Engineering

    Edited by Jong Wan Hu

    The International Conference on Advanced Materials and Engineering Structural Technology (ICAMEST 2015) was held on April 25-26, 2015, Qingdao, China. ICAMEST2015 covered a wide range in Engineering, Materials, Mechanics and Science Technology. The objective of ICAMEST 2015 was to...

    To Be Published October 24th 2015 by CRC Press

  6. Inspecting and Diagnosing Disrepair

    By Patrick Reddin

    Inspecting and Diagnosing Disrepair provides environmental health inspectors, housing officers, surveyors, landlords, tenants and lawyers with the essential information they need to understand building materials and structures, and record, diagnose and remedy disrepairs. Pat Reddin presents...

    To Be Published October 27th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Acoustics of Multi-Use Performing Arts Centers

    By Mark Holden

    Multi-use performing arts centers are among the most complex of all building types and excellent and flexible acoustics must be in place to suit the facility’s varied programming needs. This technical and practical book by renowned acoustician Mark Holden delivers a full discussion of the...

    To Be Published October 28th 2015 by CRC Press

  8. 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 October 30th 2015 by Informa Law from Routledge

  9. Real Estate, Construction and Economic Development in Emerging Market Economies

    Edited by Raymond Talinbe Abdulai, Franklin Obeng-Odoom, Edward Ochieng, Vida Maliene

    Series: Routledge Studies in International Real Estate

    Real Estate, Construction and Economic Development in Emerging Market Economies examines the relationships between real estate and construction sectors and explores how each sector, and the relationships between them, affect economic development in emerging market economies (EMEs). Throughout the...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Aquatecture

    Buildings Designed to Live and Work with Water

    By Robert Barker, Richard Coutts

    Water plays a vital role in shaping our built environment, as it has done for centuries. We depend on it, we use it, we live with it and we must respect it. Aquatecture is the first book to outline new ways of ‘designing for water,’ using examples from around the world to illustrate methods of...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by RIBA Publishing