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Forthcoming Building and Construction Books

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  1. Developing Property Sustainably

    By Sara Wilkinson, Sarah Sayce, Pernille Christensen

    Developing Property Sustainably introduces readers to the key issues surrounding sustainable property development in the global marketplace. Pulling together received wisdom and original research, the authors provide a clear and practical overview of the sustainable property development process as...

    To Be Published July 8th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Energy in the Built Environment

    By Jane Powell, Jenn Monahan, Chris Foulds

    This book explores the important contribution of the built environment in the reduction of household energy consumption and in meeting the urgent challenge of the 2050 carbon reduction target. By examining trends in energy demand in UK and Europe across energy sectors for industry, commercial,...

    To Be Published July 15th 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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

    This book examines the relationships between real estate and construction sectors and unlike any book before it, explores how each sector and the relationships between them affect economic development in emerging market economies (EMEs). Through 21 chapters, the international team of contributors...

    To Be Published July 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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 July 15th 2015 by Routledge

  5. An International Perspective of Adjudication in the Construction Industry – Ireland

    By Anthony Hussey, Niall Lawless

    Series: An International Perspective of Adjudication in the Construction Industry

    Drawing on a combined forty years of experience in construction law, the authors provide invaluable guidance for employers and contractors on the adjudication process. They describe best practice and procedure required to comply with Irish adjudication law; including case...

    To Be Published July 15th 2015 by Routledge

  6. An International Perspective of Adjudication in the Construction Industry – Singapore

    By Anil Changaroth, Niall Lawless

    Series: An International Perspective of Adjudication in the Construction Industry

    Drawing on the authors' experience in practicing construction law, this book provides invaluable guidance for employers and contractors on the adjudication process. Best practice and procedure required to comply with Singaporean adjudication law is described in detail; including case...

    To Be Published July 15th 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 July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Green Infrastructure

    Incorporating Plants and Enhancing Biodiversity in Buildings and Urban Environments

    By John W. Dover

    With more than half of the world's population now living in urban areas, it is vitally important that towns and cities are healthy places to live. The principal aim of this book is to synthesize the disparate literature on the use of vegetation in the built environment and its multifunctional...

    To Be Published July 21st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Acoustics in Moving Inhomogeneous Media, Second Edition

    By Vladimir Ostashev, D. Keith Wilson

    This is the first book to offer a complete and rigorous study of sound propagation and scattering in moving media that have regular and random inhomogeneities in adiabatic sound speed, density and medium velocity. The book is an invaluable resource for engineers and scientists who work on outdoor...

    To Be Published July 26th 2015 by CRC Press

  10. The Passivhaus Designer’s Manual

    A technical guide to low and zero energy buildings

    Edited by Christina J. Hopfe, Robert S. McLeod

    Passivhaus is the fastest growing energy performance standard in the world, with almost 50,000 buildings realised to date. Applicable to both domestic and non-domestic building types, the strength of Passivhaus lies in the simplicity of the concept. As European and global energy directives move...

    To Be Published July 28th 2015 by Routledge