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  1. Tunnelling Contracts and Site Investigation

    By Dr P.B. Attewell

    A wide ranging and up-to-date review of experience of tunnelling contracts, particularly those for sewerage and drainage tunnels. The review is based on the 6th edition of the ICE Conditions of Contract, but it takes note of new forms of contract which are leading towards less adversarial...

    Published August 30th 1995 by CRC Press

  2. Environmental Resources

    By A.S. Mather, K. Chapman

    Environmental Resources provides a comprehensive text for undergraduate resource management courses. It begins with an introduction to natural and environmental resources and then considers them in the context of politics, time and space....

    Published August 2nd 1995 by Routledge

  3. Handbook of Sustainable Building

    An Environmental Preference Method for Choosing Materials in Construction and Renovation

    This handbook is the first to give concise, comprehensive guidance to the architect or planner wishing to make environmentally conscious choices when selecting building materials. The authors clearly and simply grade the options available when selecting materials at each stage of construction. The...

    Published July 31st 1995 by Routledge

  4. Practical Stone Masonry

    By Peter Hill, John David

    Practical Stone Masonry is the first major book in nearly seventy years on the craft of the stonemason. Today the work of the stonemason is almost exclusively confined to the repair of historic buildings, requiring a full working knowledge of the detailed traditional craft practices relating to...

    Published July 31st 1995 by Routledge

  5. 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 26th 1995 by Taylor & Francis

  6. 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 12th 1995 by Routledge

  7. 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 28th 1995 by Routledge

  8. 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 17th 1995 by Routledge

  9. 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 26th 1995 by Taylor & Francis

  10. 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 29th 1995 by Routledge