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  1. Construction Cost Management

    Learning from Case Studies, 2nd Edition

    By Keith Potts, Nii Ankrah

    In this updated and expanded second edition, Keith Potts and Nii Ankrah examine key issues in construction cost management across the building and civil engineering sectors, both in the UK and overseas. Best practice from pre-contract to post-contract phases of the project life-cycle are...

    Published January 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Infrastructure Planning and Finance

    A Smart and Sustainable Guide

    By Vicki Elmer, Adam Leigland

    Infrastructure Planning and Finance is a non-technical guide to the engineering, planning, and financing of major infrastucture projects in the United States, providing both step-by-step guidance, and a broad overview of the technical, political, and economic challenges of creating lasting...

    Published December 9th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Innovation, Strategy and Risk in Construction

    Turning Serendipity into Capability

    By Martin Loosemore

    Innovation, Strategy and Risk in Construction integrates insights from business and government leaders with contemporary research, to help built environment professionals turn serendipity to their own advantage by building greater innovative and adaptive capacity into their operations. Accessible...

    Published December 1st 2013 by Routledge

  4. Skins, Envelopes, and Enclosures

    Concepts for Designing Building Exteriors

    By Mayine L. Yu

    Integrate the best building envelope construction methods, materials science, and structural principles in your work using this book as a resource to help you… With more than seventy significant case studies located in North America, South America, Europe, and Asia from prehistory to the present,...

    Published November 17th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Construction Materials Reference Book

    2nd Edition

    Edited by David Doran, Bob Cather

    Fully updated to reflect the latest materials and their applications, this second edition of the Construction Materials Reference Book remains the definitive reference source for professionals involved in the conception, design and specification stages of a construction project. The theory and...

    Published July 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  6. 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 16th 2013 by Routledge

  7. 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 11th 2013 by Routledge

  8. 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 23rd 2013 by Routledge

  9. 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 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  10. 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 20th 2013 by Routledge