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  1. Estimator's Pocket Book

    By Duncan Cartlidge

    The Estimator’s Pocket Book is a concise and practical reference covering the main pricing approaches, as well as useful information such as how to process sub-contractor quotations, tender settlement and adjudication. It is fully up-to-date with NRM2 throughout, features a look ahead to NRM3...

    Published May 17th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Understanding Building Failures

    4th Edition

    By James Douglas, Bill Ransom

    Building defects still continue to plague the construction industry. The lessons learned over the last forty years have not been fully applied. Many new or refurbished buildings still leak or crack. Lack of awareness by designers and installers as to the main mechanisms that trigger such failures...

    Published April 12th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Fundamental Building Technology

    2nd Edition

    By Andrew J. Charlett, Craig Maybery-Thomas

    Fundamental Building Technology introduces the technology, methods, and processes fundamental to construction by focussing on what is involved in building a typical low-rise house. Written with the novice in mind, this textbook is the ideal starting point for any construction student, as it fully...

    Published January 24th 2013 by Routledge

  4. OHS Electronic Management Systems for Construction

    By Imriyas Kamardeen

    Series: Spon Research

    Occupational accidents have a massive personal and social cost as well as a major financial cost. The construction industry is one of the most dangerous industries, accounting for around 20–30% of all occupational deaths worldwide. The accompanying financial cost is either absorbed directly or...

    Published January 23rd 2013 by Routledge

  5. Introduction to Estimating for Construction

    By Brian Greenhalgh

    Students and professionals encountering estimating for the first time need an approachable introduction to its principles and techniques, which is up to date with current practice. Introduction to Estimating for Construction explains both the traditional techniques, and best practice in...

    Published January 21st 2013 by Routledge

  6. Construction Economics

    A New Approach, 3rd Edition

    By Danny Myers

    Construction Economics provides students with the principles and concepts underlying the relationship between economic theory and the construction industry. The New Approach adopts an argument that economics is central to government initiatives concerning sustainable construction. This edition has...

    Published November 29th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Mitchell's Introduction to Building

    5th Edition

    By Roger Greeno

    Series: Mitchells Building Series

    Introduction to Building provides a comprehensive introduction to various aspects of development and associated building procedures, from initial planning and design through procurement of building work, contractual arrangements and construction techniques. Now in its Fifth Edition, this popular...

    Published November 29th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Dictionary of Construction Terms

    By Simon Tolson

    The Dictionary of Construction Terms offers clear and concise explanations of the most commonly encountered legal and technical terms, phrases and abbreviations used throughout the construction industry. It will save valuable time when searching for an authoritative explanation of a frequently used...

    Published October 30th 2012 by Informa Law from Routledge

  9. Understanding the NEC3 ECC Contract

    A Practical Handbook

    By Kelvin Hughes

    As usage of the NEC (formerly the New Engineering Contract) family of contracts continues to grow worldwide, so does the importance of understanding its clauses and nuances to everyone working in the built environment. Currently in its third edition, this set of contracts is different to others in...

    Published October 16th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Life-Cycle and Sustainability of Civil Infrastructure Systems

    Proceedings of the Third International Symposium on Life-Cycle Civil Engineering (IALCCE'12), Vienna, Austria, October 3-6, 2012

    Edited by Alfred Strauss, Dan Frangopol, Konrad Bergmeister

    Series: Life-Cycle of Civil Engineering Systems

    Life-Cycle and Sustainability of Civil Infrastructure Systems contains the lectures and papers presented at the Third International Symposium on Life-Cycle Civil Engineering (IALCCE 2012) held in one of Vienna’s most famous venues, the Hofburg Palace, October 3rd-6th, 2012. This volume consists of...

    Published September 18th 2012 by CRC Press