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  1. Writing Engineering Specifications

    2nd Edition

    By Paul Fitchett, Jeremy Haslam

    Engineers need to understand the legal and commercial context in which they draw up technical specifications. This thoroughly up-dated edition of Haslam's successful Writing Engineering Specifications provides a concise guide to technical specifications and leads the reader through the process of...

    Published May 2nd 2002 by Routledge

  2. Integrated Life Cycle Design of Structures

    By Asko Sarja

    Traditionally the process of design has concentrated on the construction phase itself, with the primary objective being to optimise efficiency and minimise costs during development and construction. With the move towards a more sustainable development comes the need for this short-term approach to...

    Published March 28th 2002 by CRC Press

  3. An Introduction to Building Procurement Systems

    2nd Edition

    By Jack Masterman

    Building procurement systems are the organisational structures within which the design and construction of building projects take place. The intention of this guide is to provide construction students and junior professionals with sufficient information about the systems to ensure an awareness of...

    Published November 22nd 2001 by Routledge

  4. Sustainable Practices in the Built Environment

    Edited by Craig Langston

    Sustainability is a key issue and its impact on the construction industry, as one of the major users of the Earth's resources, is starting to take hold. This book deals with sustainability as it affects the construction industry, looking at the techniques and issues which designers, engineers,...

    Published June 21st 2001 by Routledge

  5. Innovation in Construction

    An International Review of Public Policies

    Edited by Andre Manseau, George Seaden

    Series: CIB

    How can innovation in the construction industry be strengthened? What instruments and approaches are being used by governments to promote it? What works and under what circumstances? These key questions have profound implications. This book presents a framework for the analysis of innovation models...

    Published May 24th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Construction Scheduling, Cost Optimization and Management

    By Hojjat Adeli, Asim Karim

    Construction Scheduling, Cost Optimization and Management presents a general mathematical formula for the scheduling of construction projects. Using this formula, repetitive and non-repetitive tasks, work continuity considerations, multiple-crew strategies, and the effects of varying job conditions...

    Published January 25th 2001 by CRC Press

  7. Construction Health and Safety Management

    By Alan Griffith, Tim Howarth

    Provides knowledge, understanding and guidance to the detailed and complex requirements of health and safety legislation as applied to the construction industry. This book provides the knowledge, understanding and guidance to the CDM regulations that students in particular will need when they start...

    Published January 11th 2001 by Routledge

  8. Creative Systems in Structural and Construction Engineering

    Edited by Amarjit Singh

    An examination of creative systems in structural and construction engineering taken from conference proceedings. Topics covered range from construction methods, safety and quality to seismic response of structural elements and soils and pavement analysis....

    Published January 1st 2001 by CRC Press

  9. Construction in Cities

    Social, Environmental, Political, and Economic Concerns

    Edited by Patricia J. Lancaster

    Today's construction environment is more complex than any previous era. The possible impediments to a project's successful completion include not only "bricks and mortar" issues like material availability or curtain wall testing, but a broad array of concerns involving the economic, political,...

    Published December 21st 2000 by CRC Press

  10. Building Design Management

    By Colin Gray, Will Hughes

    A practical handbook on the management of building design, this guide explains the processes, roles and responsibilities of those involved in the design of the building, as well as ways to maximise efficiency. Well structured and easy to read, the book includes useful notes and checklists on, for...

    Published December 18th 2000 by Routledge