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  1. Intelligent Buildings in South East Asia

    By Andrew Harrison, Eric Loe, James Read

    The growing demand for high quality office and manufacturing space in South East Asia has led to an increasing awareness of 'intelligent building' concepts. This study is based on a major research project undertaken by three leading players in the construction industry - DEGW, Northcroft and Ove...

    Published September 10th 1998 by Taylor & Francis

  2. Energy-efficient In-situ Concrete Housing Using EPS Formwork

    (BR 347)

    By S. Arora

    This report describes the method of housing construction using expanded polystyrene (EPS) permanent insulating formwork. The EPS moulds are manufactured in panel or block forms and assembled to provide the formwork into which concrete is poured to construct the main walls. This innovative...

    Published August 1st 1998 by IHS BRE Press

  3. Spon's Construction Resource Handbook

    By Bryan Spain

    Series: Spon's Price Books

    Spon's Construction Resource Handbook is the first book to present critical information about materials, labour and plant constants required for the estimating process under one cover. It covers all areas of the construction industry and will provide all those involved in the preparation of tenders...

    Published July 2nd 1998 by Spon Press

  4. Building Education and Research

    Edited by Jay Yang, Weilen P. Chang

    Series: CIB

    Building Education and Research explores this new active area of research in a series of papers by internationally acclaimed experts, presented at the CIB W89 International Conference on Building Education and Research held in July 1998 (BEAR `98) in Brisbane, Australia. Sponsored in collaboratio...

    Published July 2nd 1998 by Routledge

  5. Machine Woodworking

    By Nick Rudkin

    'Machine Woodworking' provides students with all the basic information needed to reach NVQ level II in wood machining. It covers calculations, timber science, and all the relevant machines, and is completed by five simple workshop projects which can be used to practice and test the necessary skills...

    Published June 26th 1998 by Routledge

  6. Open and Industrialised Building

    Edited by A. Sarja

    Series: CIB

    There is clearly potential for the industrial production of open buildings, buildings where the parts which are designed to allow a high degree of freedom for layout, construction and adaptation. Industrialized open building has the potential to radically cut building costs and construction...

    Published June 18th 1998 by Routledge

  7. Frca

    Fire Safety and Technology, Turmoil Progress Opportunities

    By Frca

    Published June 9th 1998 by CRC Press

  8. Flammability Handbook for Plastics, Fifth Edition

    By Carlos J. Hilado

    FROM THE INTRODUCTION"Considerable effort has gone into the study of various aspects of flammability and of various plastic materials, so that these materials which are proving so useful to man will always be used in ways which will not compromise his safety. The task is a continuing one, because...

    Published May 11th 1998 by CRC Press

  9. Quality Improvement Techniques in Construction

    Principles and Methods

    By Steven Mccabe

    Series: Chartered Institute of Building

    Quality management has received much attention in recent years, not least in the construction industry. This book provides a description of the techniques of quality management and how they are implemented, regardless of the context. The author applies the techniques to the construction industry...

    Published May 1st 1998 by Routledge

  10. Stadia Arenas and Grandstands

    Design, Construction and Operation

    Edited by P. Thompson, J. Tolloczko, N. Clarke

    This book covers the International Concrete Society Conference held at the Cardiff International Arena and will be of interest to architects and planners, facility managers and consultants in the fields of engineering, environmental control and services and leisure managemnet, media facilities and...

    Published April 16th 1998 by CRC Press