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  1. Handbook of Energy Engineering, Seventh Edition

    By Albert Thumann, D. Paul Mehta

    With new chapters on electrical system optimization and ISO 50001, this edition covers the latest updates to codes and standards in the energy industry. It includes chapters on energy economic analysis, energy auditing, waste heat recovery, utility system optimization, HVAC, cogeneration, control...

    Published February 18th 2013 by Fairmont Press

  2. Facilities Management and the Business of Managing Assets

    By Danny Then Shiem-Shin, Tan Teng Hee

    The importance of facilities management to the effective operation of all businesses is now widely accepted. Where there continues to be debate is on what constitutes a successful approach, and how much attention it should be given within an overall business plan. Drawing on both research and...

    Published February 7th 2013 by Routledge

  3. The Complete Guide to Physical Security

    By Paul R. Baker, Daniel J. Benny

    To adequately protect an organization, physical security must go beyond the "gates, guns, and guards" mentality that characterizes most security programs. Creating a sound security plan involves understanding not only security requirements but also the dynamics of the marketplace, employee issues,...

    Published November 18th 2012 by Auerbach Publications

  4. Handbook of Energy Audits, Ninth Edition

    By Albert Thumann, Terry Niehus, William J. Younger

    This best-selling handbook is the most comprehensive and practical reference available on energy auditing in buildings and industry. Topics include energy assessment and computer software which will guide you in planning and carrying out a thorough and accurate energy audit of any type of facility,...

    Published November 6th 2012 by Fairmont Press

  5. Corporate Security in the Asia-Pacific Region

    Crisis, Crime, Fraud, and Misconduct

    By Christopher J. Cubbage, CPP, David J. Brooks, PhD

    As corporations and governments become more litigious and risk averse, international risk management becomes more complex. Corporate Security in the Asia-Pacific Region: Crisis, Crime, Fraud, and Misconduct examines real cases of corporate crisis, crime, fraud, and other misconduct that corporate...

    Published August 26th 2012 by CRC Press

  6. Hospitality Security

    Managing Security in Today’s Hotel, Lodging, Entertainment, and Tourism Environment

    By Darrell Clifton

    A security director must have knowledge of criminal and civil law, risk and personnel management, budgeting and finance, and a host of other areas in order to be effective. Hospitality Security: Managing Security in Today’s Hotel, Lodging, Entertainment, and Tourism Environment provides...

    Published May 28th 2012 by CRC Press

  7. Managing Organizational Ecologies

    Space, Management, and Organizations

    Edited by Keith Alexander, Ilfryn Price

    Series: Routledge Studies in Innovation, Organizations and Technology

    The term Facilities Management has become global but fraught with confusion as to what the term signifies. For some, notably in the USA, Facilities Management remains a discipline of human ecology. Elsewhere the term has become conflated with an alternative meaning: providing or outsourcing the...

    Published May 15th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Quality Lighting for High Performance Buildings

    By Michael Stiller

    This book provides an overview of the basic concepts of quality, indoor lighting, and explains concepts like visual comfort, visual interest, and integrated design as they relate to the practice of lighting design. Energy-efficient lighting technologies, including LED lighting and digital control...

    Published March 6th 2012 by Fairmont Press

  9. The Business Occupier's Handbook

    A Practical guide to acquiring, occupying and disposing of business premises

    By Vicky Rubin, Clifford Chance

    Whatever your type of business, this practical handbook will help you to manage your premises effectively. Whether you are a tenant or an owner-occupier, it will enable you to take an informed approach to commercial property, helping you to negotiate successful transactions, deal with ongoing...

    Published December 1st 2011 by Taylor & Francis

  10. Radon in the Workplace

    A Guide for Building Owners and Managers, 2nd Edition

    By Chris Scivyer

    This guide offers guidance on practical measures for reducing radon levels in workplaces. It is aimed principally at employers and those who control buildings used for work purposes. The guidance should also be of interest and assistance to surveyors and builders concerned with specifying and...

    Published November 27th 2011 by IHS BRE Press