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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 52 new and published books in the subject of Quantity Surveying — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Delivering Sustainable Buildings

    Saving and Payback

    By Yetunde Abdul, Richard Quartermaine, David Sutton

    Research by Sweett Group and BRE has challenged the perception that sustainable buildings are necessarily more costly to build. By applying cost data from real construction projects to three case study buildings – an office, secondary school and community healthcare centre – detailed capital and...

    Published August 30th 2014 by IHS BRE Press

  2. Integrated Design and Cost Management for Civil Engineers

    By Andrew Whyte

    Find Practical Solutions to Civil Engineering Design and Cost Management Problems A guide to successfully designing, estimating, and scheduling a civil engineering project, Integrated Design and Cost Management for Civil Engineers shows how practising professionals can design fit-for-use solutions...

    Published August 26th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Parametric Cost Modeling for Buildings

    By Donald E. Parker

    Successful cost management and value engineering in construction is based on accurate and early estimations of cost, and this book is the quickest route to creating a cost plan from scratch. The budgeting system described in this book will help the reader to: document project scope at a level...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  4. NRM1 Cost Management Handbook

    By David P Benge

    The definitive guide to measurement and estimating using NRM1, written by the author of NRM1 The 'RICS New rules of measurement: Order of cost estimating and cost planning of capital building works' (referred to as NRM1) is the cornerstone of good cost management of capital building works projects...

    Published March 12th 2014 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. Public Private Partnerships in International Construction

    Learning from case studies

    By Albert P. C. Chan, Esther Cheung

    Over the last ten years public private partnerships have become ever more popular worldwide, expanding the body of experience among construction professionals, government agencies, and industry. In these economically challenging times, PPP has emerged as a crucial framework for providing...

    Published August 14th 2013 by Routledge

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. Quantity Surveyor's Pocket Book

    2nd Edition

    By Duncan Cartlidge

    This second edition of the Quantity Surveyor’s Pocket Book is fully updated in line with NRM1, NRM2 and JCT(11), and remains a must-have guide for students and qualified practitioners. Its focussed coverage of the data, techniques, and skills essential to the quantity surveying role make it an...

    Published August 12th 2012 by Routledge

  10. 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 20th 2011 by Routledge