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  1. Carpentry and Joinery Book 2

    By David R. Bates

    Complementing Book 1of the same title, this text takes the student up to the City and Guilds full Craft Certificate level. All aspects of the course are dealt with, along with the associated scientific background, mathematical calculations and drawings required. Although prior knowledge of the...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Carpentry and Joinery Book 1

    By David R. Bates

    This book provides the apprentice or trainee carpenter and joiner with the basic technical knowledge necessary to complete the first half of a City and Guilds Course in Carpentry and Joinery. It will also be a useful reference to any persons studying for examinations, or simply wishing to...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Law for the Construction Industry

    2nd Edition

    By J.R. Lewis, Stephanie Owen

    Series: Chartered Institute of Building

    Law for the Construction Industry provides a comprehensive introduction to the English legal system and basic contract law for those involved in the construction industry. It covers the level 2 module on legal studies of The CIOB's Education Framework and is officially sanctioned by The CIOB as the...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Town and Country Planning in the UK

    15th Edition

    By Barry Cullingworth, Vincent Nadin, Trevor Hart, Simin Davoudi, John Pendlebury, Geoff Vigar, David Webb, Tim Townshend

    Town and country planning has never been more important to the UK, nor more prominent in national debate. Planning generates great controversy: whether it’s spending £80m and four years’ inquiry into Heathrow’s Terminal 5, or the 200 proposed wind turbines in the Shetland Isles. On a smaller scale...

    To Be Published December 17th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Sustainable Timber Design

    Construction for 21st Century Architecture

    By Michael Dickson, Dave Parker

    This new professional resource covers the design and engineering relevance of timber grade, form and detail through: historical reference to forestry and building craftsmanship - the nature of wood and the heritage of timber construction principles of architectural design and...

    To Be Published December 17th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Leadership and Sustainability in the Built Environment

    Edited by Alex Opoku, Vian Ahmed

    Series: Spon Research

    Leadership and sustainability have separately been the subject of numerous studies in a built environment context over the years, but they have yet to be addressed together. The real impact of legislation and guidelines designed to promote sustainability within the construction industry is closely...

    To Be Published December 17th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Natural Stone in the Built Environment

    Resources, Use and Conservation

    By Bernard Smith, 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 December 31st 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Green Roofs In Integrated Urban Water Systems

    By Daniel Roehr, Elizabeth Fassmann

    With the infrastructure to manage stormwater threats in cities becoming increasingly expensive to build or repair, planners and landscapers need to look at alternative approaches. Ground-level mitigation measures such as raingardens, bioswales and rain water harvesting are becoming increasingly...

    To Be Published December 31st 2014 by Routledge

  9. Construction Contracts

    Law and Management, 5th Edition

    By Will Hughes, Ronan Champion, John Murdoch

    The fifth edition of this bestselling textbook has been thoroughly revised to provide the most up-to-date and comprehensive coverage of the legislation, administration and management of construction contracts. It now includes comparisons of working with JCT, NEC3, and FIDIC contracts throughout....

    To Be Published December 31st 2014 by Routledge

  10. Measuring Construction

    Prices, Output and Productivity

    Edited by Jim Meikle, Rick Best

    Despite the complexity of the construction industry, there has been little study to date which focuses on the challenge of drawing accurate conclusions from the available data. The accuracy of industry reports has an impact on government policy, the direction and outcomes of research, and the...

    To Be Published January 14th 2015 by Routledge