Building construction & materials

    Design and Analysis of Connections in Steel Structures

    By Wiley

    Paperback £44.96

    The book introduces all the aspects needed for the safe and economic design and analysis of connections using bolted joints in steel structures. This is not treated according to any specific standard but making comparison among the different norms and methodologies used in the engineering practice, e.g. Eurocode, AISC, DIN,...

    Concrete in Extreme Environments

    Hardback £66.46

    Provides indicative case studies of concrete in extreme environments or conditions. Gives vital insights to help designers and users of concrete in unusual situations. A truly international authorship.

    Conservation: RIBA Plan of Work 2013 Guide

    By Hugh Feilden

    Paperback £32.21

    Conservation is part of a brand new series providing must-read practical guidance to running efficient and successful projects using the new RIBA Plan of Work 2013. Each guide takes a particular angle - in this case the author guides you through working on a conservation project - and explains the...

    When Galleries Shake - Earthquake Damage Mitigation for Muse

    By Jerry Podany

    Paperback £49.21

    Earthquakes pose myriad dangers to heritage collections worldwide. This book provides an accessible introduction to these dangers and to the methodologies developed at the Getty and other museums internationally for mitigating seismic vulnerability. Conceived as a primer and reference, this abundantly illustrated volume begins with an engaging overview of explanations...

    Solar Cooling Design Guide

    Hardback £53.46

    This book presents results of research initiated by the International Energy Agency's Solar Heating and Cooling Program and conducted by leading experts. It provides cutting-edge information on the design of solar air conditioning plants.

    Building Physics - Heat, Air and Moisture

    By Hugo S. L. C. Hens

    Paperback Save £5.04 = £44.96

    Building physics combines heat and mass transfer, building acoustics, lighting, and indoor air quality, and has a true impact on energy performance and serviceability. This volume focuses on heat, air, moisture transfer and its usage in engineering applications. With examples.

    Glassfibre Reinforced Concrete

    By Peter J. M. Bartos

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £42.46

    Guide to JCT Standard Building Contract 2016

    By Sarah Lupton

    Paperback £42.83

    Guide to JCT Standard Building Contract 2016 is a practical guide to the operation and administration of JCT's SBC 2016 suite of building contracts SBC/Q, SBC/AQ and SBC/XQ. All of the contracts' provisions, procedures and conditions are organised and explained by subject, clearly distinguishing the different obligations due to various...

    Railway Bridge Maintenance

    By Nigel Ricketts

    Hardback £57.71

    Railway Bridge Maintenance, Second edition provides a thorough overview to assist those involved in the maintenance and management of existing railway bridges, dating from the early nineteenth century to the present, that are essential in supporting railway operations. The second edition has been updated to reflect the current challenges bridge...

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