Surverying & building

    Rock Slope Engineering

    By Duncan C. Wyllie

    Paperback £59.92

    Rock Slope Engineering covers the investigation, design, excavation and remediation of man-made rock cuts and natural slopes, primarily for civil engineering applications. It presents design information on structural geology, shear strength of rock and ground water, including weathered rock. Slope design methods are discussed for planar, wedge, circular and toppling...

    Making Things Right

    By Ole Thorstensen

    Hardback £12.65

    A celebration of good craftsmanship by a Norwegian master carpenter - the anatomy of a job well done.

    Building Design, Construction and Performance in Tropical Cl

    Paperback £38.37

    The design, construction and use of buildings in tropical climates pose specific challenges to built environment professionals. This text seeks to capture some of the key issues of technology and practice in the areas of building design, refurbishment, construction and facilities management in tropical regions. Using a consistent chapter structure...

    Building Physics - Heat, Air and Moisture

    By Hugo S. L. C. Hens

    Paperback Save £5.04 = £44.96

    Contractor's NEC3 ECC Handbook

    By Steven C. Evans

    Paperback £53.42

    Addresses the daily challenges faced by contractors who use the NEC3 ECC with clear, practical and useable advice on how to solve them Written in plain English for contractors and their staff, this book explains how the NEC3 contract works and provides answers to common questions.

    Severn Estuary Crossings

    By Chris Witts

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    A lavishly illustrated pictorial history of the iconic Severn crossings.

    New Financial Strategies for Sustainable Buildings

    By Stephen Finnegan

    Paperback £33.88

    Built environment professionals considering whether to embark on the design and construction or retrofit of a fully `sustainable' or `green' build need to know the financial implications of their decisions. What are their financial options? What are the risks? This book offers practical guidance on how sustainable building projects are...

    Glassfibre Reinforced Concrete

    By Peter J. M. Bartos

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £42.46

    100 Contemporary Brick Buildings

    By Philip Jodidio

    Hardback Save £17.54 = £32.45

    Brick by Brick The world's most innovative brick buildings Of all building materials in the world, brick is one of the most enduring and ubiquitous. Traces of brickmaking date back to 7500 BC and fired brick first made its appearance in about 3500 BC. Since then, the trusty brick has...

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