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  1. Computer Aided Design Guide for Architecture, Engineering and Construction

    By Ghassan Aouad, Song Wu, Angela Lee, Timothy Onyenobi

    Recent years have seen major changes in the approach to Computer Aided Design (CAD) in the architectural, engineering and construction (AEC) sector. CAD is increasingly becoming a standard design tool, facilitating lower development costs and a reduced design cycle. Not only does it allow a...

    Published November 18th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Risk and Insurance in Construction

    2nd Edition

    By Nael G. Bunni

    Those involved in construction have to cope with so much learning in their own discipline that they shun further involvement in subjects such as insurance and law which in themselves are so deeply and intensely complex. However, insurance and law are interwoven in the basic procedures used in the...

    Published November 16th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Contemporary Issues in Construction in Developing Countries

    Edited by George Ofori

    Series: CIB

    Economic growth and socio-economic development are particuliarly important for developing countries, and the construction industry plays a central role in driving both of these. Traditionally the issues faced have been assumed to be merely offshoots of those encountered in industrialised...

    Published September 20th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Culture in International Construction

    By Wilco Tijhuis, Richard Fellows

    Series: CIB

    Despite the wide range of technologies involved, the construction industry still relies heavily on one old-fashioned component: the human. The clients, managers, designers, investors, and a whole host of other stakeholders are all involved in a crucial series of relationships that are just as...

    Published July 26th 2011 by Routledge

  5. New Perspectives on Construction in Developing Countries

    Edited by George Ofori

    Series: CIB

    Developing countries face the challenge of maintaining economic growth and socio-economic development, at the core of which sits the construction industry. Considerable research on construction in developing countries took place in the 1970's and 1980's, but little since, a gap which this book...

    Published July 1st 2011 by Routledge

  6. Programming and Scheduling Techniques

    By Thomas Uher, Adam S. Zantis

    Planning is an important management function and its effective execution is crucial to ensure the success of any project. This second edition of Thomas Uher’s and Adam Zantis' textbook maintains its focus on operational rather than strategic aspects of programming and scheduling of projects,...

    Published June 23rd 2011 by Routledge

  7. New Aspects of Quantity Surveying Practice

    3rd Edition

    By Duncan Cartlidge

    In the 1990s, many pundits said that Quantity Surveyors were going the way of the dodo, a prophecy which has proven to be far from accurate. In response, Duncan Cartlidge wrote the first edition of this book, to address the changing role of the QS in the twenty-first century. As we enter the...

    Published April 21st 2011 by Routledge

  8. Construction Quality Management

    Principles and Practice

    By Paul Watson, Tim Howarth

    Quality management is essential for facilitating the competitiveness of modern day commercial organizations. Excellence in quality management is a requisite for construction organizations who seek to remain competitive and successful. The challenges presented by competitive construction markets and...

    Published April 1st 2011 by Routledge

  9. Life Cycle Assessment in the Built Environment

    By Robert Crawford

    Life cycle assessment enables the identification of a broad range of potential environmental impacts occurring across the entire life of a product, from its design through to its eventual disposal or reuse. The need for life cycle assessment to inform environmental design within the built...

    Published March 8th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Harvesting and Managing Knowledge in Construction

    From Theoretical Foundations to Business Applications

    By Yacine Rezgui, John Miles

    A successful construction business is a knowledge business. And knowledge must be managed effectively to be used efficiently, especially in a complex project-oriented business such as construction, where skills acquired and lessons learned on one project need to be applied to the next. A ...

    Published February 18th 2011 by Routledge