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Forthcoming Building and Construction Books

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  1. Implementing Virtual Design and Construction

    The current and future practice of VDC and BIM

    By Lennart Andersson, Kyla Farrell, Oleg Moshkovich, Cheryle Cranbourne

    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 January 11th 2016 by Routledge

  2. A Practical Guide to Renewable Energy

    Microgeneration Systems and their Installation, 2nd Edition

    By Christopher Kitcher

    A Practical Guide to Renewable Energy provides the perfect introduction to one of the construction industry’s leading growth areas, containing an overview of all types of renewable energy sources, as well as information relating to the installation and inspection of renewable energy systems. The...

    To Be Published January 11th 2016 by Routledge

  3. Electrical Installation Work: Level 3

    EAL Edition

    By Trevor Linsley, Mark Baker, Peter Roberts

    The only endorsed book for the EAL Level 3 Diploma in Electrical Installation Written specifically for the EAL Diploma in Electrical Installation, this book has a chapter dedicated to each unit of the syllabus, allowing you to master each topic before moving on to the next. End of chapter revision...

    To Be Published January 11th 2016 by Routledge

  4. 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 January 18th 2016 by Routledge

  5. 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 January 18th 2016 by Routledge

  6. 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 January 18th 2016 by Routledge

  7. Research Methodology in the Built Environment

    A Selection of Case Studies

    Edited by Vian Ahmed, Alex Opoku, Zeeshan Aziz

    Built environment students are not always familiar with the range of different research approaches they could be using for their projects. Whether you are facing an undergraduate or masters dissertation, this book provides general advice, as well as 10 detailed case studies from 5 different UK...

    To Be Published January 20th 2016 by Routledge

  8. New Forms of Procurement

    PPP and Relational Contracting in the 21st Century

    Edited by Marcus C. Jefferies, Steve Rowlinson

    Series: Spon Research

    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 January 22nd 2016 by Routledge

  9. Building Cost Planning for the Design Team

    3rd Edition

    By Jim Smith, D M Jaggar, Peter Love

    Cost management of all building projects has become increasingly important as clients in the public and private sector demand the highest quality cost planning services with accurate budgeting and cost control. All members of the design team must integrate their activities to ensure that a high...

    To Be Published January 25th 2016 by Routledge

  10. Sustainable Regional Retail Centres

    Tools for Planning, Design and Assessment

    By Husam Al Waer, Magda Sibley

    The last two decades have witnessed a rapid increase in retail sector development, particularly the growth of regional retail centres. The concentration of new retail centres in out-of-town locations (usually occupying green field sites) and away from city centre locations has fuelled growing...

    To Be Published February 1st 2016 by Routledge