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  1. Design and the Economics of Building

    By D. Jaggar, R R Morton

    A textbook on design economics for students of architecture, building and quantity surveying, it examines the links between design and the costs of building as well as more general economic issues and their significance for designers and builders....

    Published July 27th 1995 by Taylor & Francis

  2. Practical Guide to Alterations and Extensions

    By Andrew R. Williams

    This simple-to-use, practical guide to altering or extending property is invaluable to all those who are trying to ensure that the processes involved are carried out efficiently and cost-effectively. For those working or planning to work in the construction industry, it will remind them of the...

    Published July 13th 1995 by Routledge

  3. Construction Quality and Quality Standards

    The European perspective

    By G.A. Atkinson

    Quality is a vital issue to be addressed by all constuction professionals working in Europe today. This book provides clear, concise guidance to the making and use of codes, regulations and technical specifications in Europe....

    Published June 29th 1995 by Routledge

  4. Introduction to Building Management

    6th Edition

    By D. Coles, G. Bailey, R E Calvert

    This is the classic practical introduction to the broad principles of building management. It is suitable for both students and practising construction professionals who are concerned with greater efficiency within the construction industry. As a general textbook for the student, the introduction...

    Published May 18th 1995 by Routledge

  5. Management and Business Skills in the Built Environment

    By Geoff Crook, Mike Waterhouse

    The third book in this series is written by a team of interdisciplinary teachers and professionals, led by Mike Waterhouse and Geoff Crook, is aimed at students and professionals in the built environment who wish to develop their management and business skills. In a rapidly changing world where...

    Published April 27th 1995 by Taylor & Francis

  6. Integrated Construction Information

    By M. Betts, P.S. Brandon, Martin Betts Nfa

    The construction industry is an information-intensive sector and low levels of productivity are often blamed on inadequate integration of information. This book shows how the different types and sources of information can be integrated to benefit individual construction projects, construction...

    Published March 30th 1995 by Routledge

  7. Taking Off Quantities: Civil Engineering

    By Bryan Spain

    Series: Spon's Price Books

    This book provides a thorough understanding of the general principles of measurement for taking off quantities. An essential guide to any quantity surveyor, architrect or engineer Taking off quantities: Civil Engineering demonstrates, through a series of detailed worked examples from a range of...

    Published March 9th 1995 by Spon Press

  8. Design and Build Contract Practice

    2nd Edition

    By Dennis F. Turner

    This edition covers the principles of the design and build system of construction and examines the detail of the operation....

    Published March 6th 1995 by Routledge

  9. Waterjetting Technology

    By D.A. Summers

    Waterjet technology is used in a variety of industries including civil engineering, mining, geotechnical engineering, tunnelling, defence, construction and conservation. This book is essential reading for all those engaged in waterjet technology - from manufacturers of the equipment through to...

    Published February 9th 1995 by CRC Press

  10. Conservation of Timber Buildings

    By F.W.B Charles, Mary Charles

    In this authoritative volume, first published in 1984 and now reprinted by Donhead, the author looks at the various types of structure generally associated with the timber-frame tradition. He discusses repair techniques, the procedures of investigation, the preliminary survey and the structural...

    Published January 31st 1995 by Routledge