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Forthcoming Construction Management Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Architectural System Structures

    Integrating Design Complexity in Industrialised Construction

    By Kasper Sánchez Vibæk

    Series: Routledge Research in Architecture

    Based on several years of detailed research into the architectural consequences of construction when exposed to industrialised production techniques and systems, System Structures in Architecture represents a new way to look at what is already there. The author proposes a system...

    To Be Published June 11th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Professional Ethics for the Construction Industry

    By Rebecca Mirsky, John Schaufelberger

    Construction professionals have a range of demanding responsibilities; towards clients, their companies, and to abide by government regulations. It is understandable that busy practitioners could forget their ethical responsibilities in the face of these pressures, but...

    To Be Published July 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Maintenance and Safety of Aging Infrastructure

    Edited by Dan Frangopol, Yiannis Tsompanakis

    Series: Structures & Infrastructures Series

    This book presents the latest scientific research and application practice findings in the engineering field of “maintenance and safety of aging infrastructure”. The selected invited contributions will provide an overview of the use of advanced computational and/or experimental techniques in damage...

    To Be Published August 3rd 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Common Sense Guide to Health and Safety in Construction

    By Subash Ludhra

    Series: Common Sense Guides to Health and Safety

    An essential and short guide for employees who need to know more about health and safety within the construction industry without wanting to spend hours reading dozens of different documents. Whether it’s for use alongside a training course or simply to brush up on your knowledge, it’s perfect for...

    To Be Published August 28th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Understanding the Building Regulations

    6th Edition

    By Simon Polley

    Do you need a concise, jargon-free and compact guide to the UK building regulations? Simon Polley boils down the regulations to their basic features, explaining the core principles behind them. Easy to read and light enough to carry around with you, this is the ideal introduction to a vital part...

    To Be Published September 17th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Measuring Construction

    Prices, Output and Productivity

    Edited by Jim Meikle, Rick Best

    Despite the complexity of the construction industry, there has been little study to date which focuses on the challenge of drawing accurate conclusions from the available data. The accuracy of industry reports has an impact on government policy, the direction and outcomes of research, and the...

    To Be Published October 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Construction Management

    Edited by Will Hughes

    Series: Critical Concepts in Construction

    This four-volume set represents the most significant research in the field of construction management, from refereed journals, conference proceedings and book chapters. The first section, context of construction management, sets out the underlying theories and ideas that inform and influence the...

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge

  8. Successful Contract Administration

    For Constructors and Design Professionals

    By Charles W Cook

    In the hectic world of construction, reading and understanding the contract are only the beginning of effective contract administration. The success of the entire project depends on the contract administrator fully understanding their influence on cost, schedule, and quality throughout....

    To Be Published November 1st 2014 by Routledge

  9. Materials Science In Construction: An Introduction

    By Ash Ahmed, John Sturges

    Materials Science in Construction explains the science behind the properties and behaviour of construction's most fundamental materials (metals, cement and concrete, polymers, timber, bricks and blocks, glass and plaster). In particular, the critical factors affecting in situ materials are examined...

    To Be Published November 12th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Construction Delays

    Extensions of Time and Prolongation Claims, 2nd Edition

    By Roger Gibson

    Extension of time submissions are often made after a project has been severely delayed, when consequent problems may be unavoidable. However, if a proper submission is applied for as delays emerge, disruption can be minimised, and the correct extension of time should be awarded....

    To Be Published December 9th 2014 by Routledge