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Forthcoming Building Services Engineering Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Faber & Kell's Heating & Air-conditioning of Buildings

    11th Edition

    By Doug Oughton, Ant Wilson

    For over 70 years, Faber & Kell's has been the definitive reference text in its field. It provides an understanding of the principles of heating and air-conditioning of buildings in a concise manner, illustrating practical information with simple, easy-to-use diagrams, now in full-colour. This...

    To Be Published January 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Transient Free Surface Flows in Building Drainage Systems

    By John Swaffield

    Climate change will present a series of challenges to engineers concerned with the provision of both building internal appliance drainage networks and rainwater systems within the building boundary, generally identified as the connection to the sewer network. Climate change is now recognised as...

    To Be Published February 10th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Adaptive Thermal Comfort: Foundations and Analysis

    By Michael Humphreys, Fergus Nicol, Susan Roaf

    There has been widespread dissatisfaction with accepted models for predicting the conditions that people will find thermally comfortable in buildings. These models require knowledge about clothing and activity, but can give little guidance on how to quantify them in any future situation. This has...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Building Services Handbook

    8th Edition

    By Roger Greeno, Fred Hall

    This eighth edition of Hall and Greeno's leading textbook has been reviewed and updated in relation to the latest building and water regulations, new technology, and new legislation, and even more design calculations have been added. In addition, topics such as: alternative sources of...

    To Be Published April 24th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Designing Spaces for Natural Ventilation

    An Architect's Guide

    By Ulrike Passe, Francine Battaglia

    Buildings can breathe naturally, without the use of mechanical systems, if you design the spaces properly. This accessible and thorough guide shows you how in more than 300 color diagrams and photographs illustrating case studies and CFD simulations. You can achieve truly natural ventilation, by...

    To Be Published April 27th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Electrical Installation Work

    8th Edition

    By Brian Scaddan

    To Be Published May 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  7. Urban Climate Mitigation Techniques

    By Mat Santamouris, Denia Kolokotsa

    The urban climate is continuously deteriorating. Urban heat lowers the quality of urban life, increases the energy needs at the urban scale, and affects the urban socio-economy. However, there are steps that can be taken to mitigate this situation. This book presents a series of innovative...

    To Be Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Energy in the Built Environment

    By Jane Dr Powell, Jenn Dr Monahan, Chris Foulds

    This book explores the important contribution of the built environment in the reduction of household energy consumption and in meeting the urgent challenge of the 2050 carbon reduction target. By examining trends in energy demand in UK and Europe across energy sectors for industry, commercial,...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Elevator Traffic Handbook

    Theory and Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Gina Carol Barney

    To Be Published August 9th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Healthy Indoor Environments for Sustainable Buildings

    Design and Construction

    Edited by Chuck Yu, Tai Kim Jeong

    Higher energy efficiency standards for buildings have important implications for architects and building practitioners. The materials used, ventilation and lighting systems and noise control must be reassessed in order to provide a healthy indoor environment. This book provides guidance for...

    To Be Published September 14th 2015 by Routledge