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  1. Lean Construction

    By Luis Alarcón

    The application of a new production philosophy, leading to "lean production" (using less space, less human effort, less product development time etc), is expected to change almost every industry and bring about radical changes in the organization of work. This text examines this process....

    Published December 31st 1996 by CRC Press

  2. Air Conditioning Application and Design

    2nd Edition

    By W.P. Jones

    Edited by W.P. Jones

    Intended for advanced students of building services, this practical book describes the design of air conditioning systems. Readers are assumed to have a knowledge of the basic principles of air conditioning, which are covered in the companion volume Air Conditioning Engineering. This new edition...

    Published December 23rd 1996 by Routledge

  3. Creating the Built Environment

    The Practicalities of Designing, Constructing and Owning Buildings

    By Leslie Holes

    We spend most of our lives in buildings and almost every building is unique. The purpose of this book is to explain what buildings are and to provide an integrated overview of how they are built and sustained.The book does not presume any specialist knowledge of buildings, seeking instead to...

    Published December 18th 1996 by Routledge

  4. Failures and the Law

    Structural Failure, Product Liability and Technical Insurance 5

    By H.P. Rossmanith

    The interaction between engineering and the law is undergoing dramatic changes. Product liability, laws have been introduced in Japan, patent claims over living organisms have been made in bioengineering and the differing national laws of copyright protection and liability are in the process of...

    Published December 4th 1996 by Routledge

  5. Proj & Prog Man Demystified 2vol

    By Geoff Reiss

    First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 30th 1996 by Routledge

  6. Effects of Moisture in Porous Masonry

    Overview of Literature (BR 304)

    By Mark C Phillipson

    Reviews the subject of moisture movement in masonry materials. Looks at theory of wetting, theory of drying, movement of water in materials, computer modelling of water movement, and measurement of moisture movement, and examines moisture-related problems....

    Published November 30th 1996 by IHS BRE Press

  7. Practice Management for Land, Construction and Property Professionals

    Edited by Brian Greenhalgh

    Practice management for Land, Construction and Property Professionals presents the expert views and practical experience of researchers and practitioners concerned with the particular challenges and skills required to manage professional service organizations in the constuction and property...

    Published November 27th 1996 by Routledge

  8. Active Control of Noise and Vibration

    By Colin Hansen, Scott Snyder

    This major work is the first to treat the active control of both sound and vibration in a unified way. It outlines the fundamental concepts, explains how a reliable and stable system can be designed and implemented, and details the pitfalls . It covers sound in ducts, sound radiation, sound...

    Published November 20th 1996 by CRC Press

  9. The Construction Net

    Online information sources for the construction industry

    By Alan Bridges

    Using this book can help the busy architect/engineer/contractor to optimize online time by determining the key sites to visit before connecting to the Internet. Topics are conveniently arranged by subject showing where to find the "index sites" together with details of many specialist sites....

    Published November 13th 1996 by Taylor & Francis

  10. Marketing for Architects and Engineers

    A new approach

    By Brian Richardson

    Professional services marketing is a relatively new form of marketing that has been recogonized only since the late 1980s. Most of the attempts to write about marketing for professional services have been a regurgitation of the traditional marketing approach that has evolved since the 1960s and...

    Published November 6th 1996 by Taylor & Francis