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  1. Maintenance and Safety of Aging Infrastructure

    Structures and Infrastructures Book Series, Vol. 10

    Edited by Dan Frangopol, Yiannis Tsompanakis

    Series: Structures and Infrastructures

    This book presents the latest research findings in the field of maintenance and safety of aging infrastructure. The invited contributions provide an overview of the use of advanced computational and/or experimental techniques in damage and vulnerability assessment as well as maintenance and...

    Published October 23rd 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Life-Cycle of Structural Systems

    Design, Assessment, Maintenance and Management

    Edited by Hitoshi Furuta, Dan M. Frangopol, Mitsuyoshi Akiyama

    Series: Life-Cycle of Civil Engineering Systems

    Life-Cycle of Structural Systems: Design, Assessment, Maintenance and Management contains the papers presented at IALCCE2014, the fourth International Symposium on Life-Cycle Civil Engineering (IALCCE2014), held in Tokyo, Japan, November 16-19, 2014. It consists of a book of extended abstracts (466...

    Published October 21st 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Green Building, Materials and Civil Engineering

    Edited by Jimmy C.M. Kao, Wen-Pei Sung, Ran Chen

    This book contains selected Green Building, Materials and Civil Engineering related papers from the 2014 4th International Conference on Green Building, Materials and Civil Engineering (GBMCE 2014) which was held in Hong Kong, August 21-22, 2014. This proceedings volume aims to provide a platform...

    Published October 21st 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Sustainable Retrofitting of Commercial Buildings

    Cool Climates

    Edited by Simon Burton

    Whilst sustainability is already an important driver in the new building sector, this book explores how those involved in refurbishment of commercial building are moving this agenda forward. It includes chapters by developers, surveyors, cost consultants, architects, building physicists and other...

    Published October 8th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Spon's Civil Engineering and Highway Works Price Book 2015

    Edited by AECOM

    Infrastructure work is still declining, although there are plans to release £1.3bn worth of road network schemes over the next few years. Network rail has published plans to spend £38bn on upgrade works over the next five years. Water firms are to bring forward $400m of work into this financial...

    Published October 2nd 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Spon's Mechanical and Electrical Services Price Book 2015

    Edited by AECOM

    Coming out of recession… so how is this affecting the construction market? Spon's Mechanical and Electrical Services Price Book 2015 continues to be the most comprehensive and best annual services engineering price book currently available, providing detailed pricing information across the full...

    Published October 1st 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Market Management and Project Business Development

    By Hedley Smyth

    Market Management and Project Business Development is a guide to the theory of marketing and selling projects in business, demonstrating how to secure and deliver value, and improve performance in profitable ways. By providing a set of key principles and guidelines to business-to-business (B2B)...

    Published September 30th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Delivering Sustainable Buildings

    Saving and Payback

    By Yetunde Abdul, Richard Quartermaine, David Sutton

    Research by Sweett Group and BRE has challenged the perception that sustainable buildings are necessarily more costly to build. By applying cost data from real construction projects to three case study buildings – an office, secondary school and community healthcare centre – detailed capital and...

    Published September 25th 2014 by IHS BRE Press

  9. Spon's External Works and Landscape Price Book 2015

    Edited by AECOM

    This year’s book has a strong approximate estimates section, with most measured works items also presented as composite items. Now in its 34th edition, Spon's External Works and Landscape Price Book 2015 offers the only comprehensive source of information for detailed external works and landscape...

    Published September 18th 2014 by CRC Press

  10. Understanding the Building Regulations

    6th Edition

    By Simon Polley

    Do you need a concise, jargon-free and compact guide to the UK building regulations? Simon Polley boils down the regulations to their basic features, explaining the core principles behind them. Easy to read and light enough to carry around with you, this is the ideal introduction to a vital part...

    Published September 16th 2014 by Routledge