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  1. Facilities Management

    Theory and Practice

    By Keith Alexander

    This text provides an overview of the interdisciplinary nature of facilities management. It discusses the framework within which facilites managers should operate and the key requirements of their task....

    Published August 8th 1996 by Routledge

  2. Management for the Construction Industry

    By Stephen D. Lavender

    Series: Chartered Institute of Building

    Management for the Construction Industry introduces the principles of management and applies them to the construction industry. It covers the level 2 module of the CIOB's Education Framework on management and is officially sanctioned by the CIOB as the recognised text for that module. The text...

    Published July 12th 1996 by Routledge

  3. Durability of Building Materials and Components 7

    Proceedings of the seventh international conference

    Edited by Christer Sjostrom

    These books contain articles on R&D into the major aspects of durability and service life prediction of building materials and components, as well as theoretical aspects of methods and modelling of prediction, description of degradation environment by use GIS, as practical implementation of...

    Published July 4th 1996 by Routledge

  4. Access Scaffolding

    By Stewart Champion

    Series: Chartered Institute of Building

    Access scaffolding is the most important element of plant for building, civil engineering and structural engineering contractors. In fact a building or structure cannot be constructed to a height of more than two metres without platforms to work from. These platforms have to be constructed on the...

    Published June 28th 1996 by Routledge

  5. Estimating for Building & Civil Engineering Work

    9th Edition

    By John Williams, Spence Gedes

    It deals in a practical and reasonable way with many of the estimating problems which can arise where building and civil engineering works are carried out and to include comprehensive estimating data within the guidelines of good practice. The early part of the book has been completely rewritten to...

    Published June 10th 1996 by Routledge

  6. Global Warming and the Built Environment

    By D.K. Prasad, R. Samuels

    The role of the built environment on global warming is seen to be of increasing relevance. In this book, contributors of international repute offer a wide perspectivet on the subject. This new paperback edition offers insights and techniques regarding design and management of buildings and urban...

    Published May 23rd 1996 by Spon Press

  7. Building Measurement

    By Andrew Packer

    Building Measurement provides a practical guide to the purpose and techniques of construction measurement, based on the current edition of the standard of measurement, SMM7. The introductory section identifies established practices in measurement, including booking dimensions and documents...

    Published May 9th 1996 by Routledge

  8. Effective Project Management Through Applied Cost and Schedule Control

    By James Bent, Kenneth K. Humphreys

    Series: Cost Engineering

    This work outlines a state-of-the-art project control and trending programme, focusing on advanced applied-cost and schedule-control skills for all phases of a project at both owner and contractor level. It contains information on the three major aspects of the total project programme: the...

    Published May 1st 1996 by CRC Press

  9. Legal Frameworks for the Built Environment

    By Jean Badman, Laurie Grimmet

    Law is a complex subject and has major impacts on the built environment and all those working in it. Law is seen as one of the strongest interdisciplinary links between the various professions; it is essential to have a clear understanding of how both statute and common law, as well as the...

    Published April 25th 1996 by Taylor & Francis

  10. Dictionary of Building and Civil Engineering

    English/French French/English

    By Don Montague

    This dual-language dictionary lists over 20,000 specialist terms in both French and English, covering architecture, building, engineering and property terms. It meets the needs of all building professionals working on projects overseas. It has been comprehensively researched and compiled to provide...

    Published March 14th 1996 by Spon Press