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

    Multi-user licence

    Edited by Davis Langdon

    Published September 14th 2014 by Spon Press

  2. Ethnographic Research in the Construction Industry

    Edited by Sarah Pink, Dylan Tutt, Andrew Dainty

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    The construction industry as a workplace is commonly seen as problematic for a number of reasons, including its worrying health and safety record, the instability of its workforce, and the poorly regulated nature of the sector. It is surprising therefore, that the sector and its working practices...

    Published September 11th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Relationship Management and the Management of Projects

    By Hedley Smyth

    Relationship Management and the Management of Projects is a guide to successfully building and managing relationships as a project manager and in the project business. Relationship management is a core skill for any project business to develop capabilities and manage the interface with projects,...

    Published September 8th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Spon's Architects' and Builders' Price Book 2015

    Edited by AECOM

    Recovery in construction is still on track. Business confidence is increasing – but still not yet secure. Following the 18% fall in tender prices between 2008 and 2013, price levels are beginning to recover some lost ground, particularly in the residential sector and with London based projects. It...

    Published September 8th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Earthen Architecture: Past, Present and Future

    Edited by C. Mileto, F. Vegas, L. García Soriano, V. Cristini

    Earthen architecture is widespread all over the world and demonstrates a significant richness of varieties both in application and in materials used. This book discusses and debates the lessons that can be learned from earthen architecture to create sustainable architecture today, both for the...

    Published August 31st 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Materials for Engineers and Technicians

    6th Edition

    By W. Bolton, R.A. Higgins

    A comprehensive yet accessible introduction to materials engineering which provides a straightforward, readable approach to the subject. The sixth edition includes a new chapter on the selection of materials, an updated discussion of new materials, and a complete glossary of key terms used in...

    Published August 28th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Integrated Design and Cost Management for Civil Engineers

    By Andrew Whyte

    Find Practical Solutions to Civil Engineering Design and Cost Management Problems A guide to successfully designing, estimating, and scheduling a civil engineering project, Integrated Design and Cost Management for Civil Engineers shows how practicing professionals can design fit-for-use solutions...

    Published August 26th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Common Sense Guide to Health and Safety in Construction

    By Subash Ludhra

    Series: Common Sense Guides to Health and Safety

    An essential and short guide for employees who need to know more about health and safety within the construction industry without wanting to spend hours reading dozens of different documents. Whether it’s for use alongside a training course or simply to brush up on your knowledge, it’s perfect for...

    Published August 25th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Low Impact Living

    A Field Guide to Ecological, Affordable Community Building

    By Paul Chatterton

    Series: Earthscan Tools for Community Planning

    This book is the inspirational story of one project that shows you how you can become involved in building and running your neighbourhood. The author, co-founder of Lilac (Low Impact Living Affordable Community), along with other members of the community and the project team, explains how a group...

    Published August 20th 2014 by Routledge

  10. eWork and eBusiness in Architecture, Engineering and Construction

    ECPPM 2014

    Edited by Ardeshir Mahdavi, Bob Martens, Raimar Scherer

    In the last two decades, the biannual ECPPM (European Conference on Product and Process Modelling) conference series has provided a unique platform for the presentation and discussion of the most recent advances with regard to the ICT (Information and Communication Technology) applications in the...

    Published August 20th 2014 by CRC Press