Surverying & building

    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.

    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.

    Construction Quality Management

    By Tim Howarth

    Paperback £43.76

    Revised edition of: Construction quality management: principles and practice / Paul Watson, Tim Howarth. 2011.

    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...

    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...

    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.

    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.

    100 Contemporary Brick Buildings

    By Philip Jodidio

    Hardback Save £17.54 = £32.46

    This two-volume set tours the world to cover the most exciting and innovative brick buildings of the past 15 years. The collection features new talents as well as established stars and showcases the use of brick across diverse buildings, from Tate Modern Switch House by Herzog & De Meuron to...

    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...

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