Construction industry

    Profiteers

    By Sally Denton

    Paperback Save £1.94 = £9.05

    The inside story of the Bechtel family and the empire they've controlled since the construction of the Hoover Dam.

    Project Finance for Construction

    By Carl Bridge

    Paperback Save £1.11 = £33.88

    The world of construction is intrinsically linked with that of finance, from the procurement and tendering stage of projects right through to valuation of buildings. In addition to this, things like administrations, liquidations, mergers, take-overs, buy-outs and floatations affect construction firms as they do all other companies. This book is...

    Construction Economics

    By Danny Myers

    Paperback £38.37

    Construction Economics provides students with the principles underlying the relationship between economic theory and the construction industry. Its new approach specifically examines the problems of securing sustainable construction. The new edition has been fully revised to provide an overview of the economy and construction markets since the global financial crisis....

    Property Development

    By David Isaac

    Paperback Save £2.87 = £38.12

    The fully revised and updated third edition of this textbook provides a comprehensive guide to the property development process, taking readers from initial project evaluation to planning, funding, construction and disposal.

    The Profiteers: Bechtel and the Men Who Built the World

    By Sally Denton

    Hardback £24.36

    The inside story of the Bechtel family and the empire they've controlled since the construction of the Hoover Dam.

    Professional Ethics for the Construction Industry

    By Rebecca Mirsky

    Paperback Save £1.62 = £38.37

    Construction professionals have a range of demanding responsibilities; towards clients, their companies, and to abide by government regulations. It is understandable that busy practitioners could forget their ethical responsibilities in the face of these pressures, but maintaining a rigorous ethical standard is crucial to long-term success. Written to meet the...

    Introduction to Health and Safety in Construction

    By Ed Ferrett

    Paperback Save £3.15 = £51.84

    Introduction to Health and Safety in Construction has been specially written for the thousands of students who complete the NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction Health and Safety each year. Fully revised in alignment with the April 2015 syllabus, the fifth edition provides students with all they need to tackle the...

    Civil Engineering Materials

    By Peter A. Claisse

    Paperback £53.09

    Civil Engineering Materials explains why construction materials behave the way they do. It covers the construction materials content for undergraduate courses in civil engineering and related subjects and serves as a valuable reference for professionals working in the construction industry. The book concentrates on demonstrating methods to obtain, analyse and...

    Supply Chain Management and Logistics in Construction

    Paperback Save £5.04 = £44.95

    Understand, with contributions from leading experts in the field, the importance of managing the supply chain outside of the immediate construction site.

    Construction Project Manager's Pocket Book

    By Duncan Cartlidge

    Paperback £24.90

    Construction project management requires a broad range of skills, from technical expertise to leadership, negotiation, team building and communication. This no-nonsense guide covers all of the essentials of the role, including: * Pre-construction activities * Design management and BIM * Procurement * Feasibility studies * Environmental management systems * People...

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