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Plumbing

  • Building Services Design for Energy Efficient Buildingsby Paul Tymkow; Savvas Tassou; Maria Kolokotroni; Hussam Jouhara

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 57.95

    The role and influence of building services engineers is undergoing rapid change and is pivotal to achieving low-carbon buildings. However, textbooks in the field have largely focused on the detailed technicalities of HVAC systems, often with little wider context. This book addresses that need by embracing a contemporary understanding of energy efficiency... more...

  • Illustrated Encyclopedia of Building Servicesby David Kut

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 300.00

    This book explains over 3,000 terms (over 200,000 words) and contains over 200 professionally drawn line illustrations. This practical handbook is intended for day to day use as a reference or as a source of enlightenment for anyone associated with the building and construction industry. It also provides comprehensive practical explanations of the... more...

  • Building Services Engineeringby David V. Chadderton

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 63.95

    Engineering services within buildings account for ongoing energy use, greenhouse gas contribution and life safety provisions. This fully updated sixth edition of David Chadderton's leading textbook is the perfect preparation for those intending to enter this increasingly important field. Chapters addressing heating, climate change, air conditioning,... more...

  • Energy and Urban Built Formby Dean Hawkes

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95

    Energy and Urban Built Form contains the papers that were presented at the International Seminar on Urban Built Form and Energy Analysis, held at Darwin College in Cambridge on June 26 and 27, 1986. The seminar focused on energy use in the built environment at an intermediate scale, between individual buildings and cities, where urban and architectural... more...

  • Advances in Building Energy Researchby Mat Santamouris

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 37.95

    Advances in Building Energy Research (ABER) offers state-of-the-art information on the environmental science and performance of buildings, linking new technologies and methodologies with the latest research on systems, simulations and standards. As stringently reviewed as a journal but with the breadth of a book, this annual volume brings together... more...

  • Plumbingby R. D. Treloar

    Wiley 2011; US$ 41.95

    Roy Treloar has been involved with the mechanical service industry since leaving school in 1973, becoming a full time lecturer, teaching plumbing in 1985. He is currently the curriculum development manager for the Professional Training Centre at Colchester Institute where he is responsible for various plumbing, heating, gas and electrical training... more...

  • Plumbing, Electricity, Acousticsby Norbert M. Lechner

    Wiley 2011; US$ 90.00

    Discover sustainable methods for designing crucial building systems for architects. This indispensable companion to Norbert Lechner's landmark volume Heating, Cooling, Lighting: Sustainable Design Methods for Architects, Third Edition completes the author's mission to cover all topics in the field of sustainable environmental control. It provides... more...

  • Building Systems for Interior Designersby Corky Binggeli

    Wiley 2011; US$ 105.00

    Corky Binggeli, ASID, is a principal at Corky Binggeli Interior Design in Boston and has taught at Wentworth Institute of Technology in Boston and Boston Architectural College. A professional member of ASID and past President of ASID New England, she is the author of Graphic Standards Field Guide to Commercial Interiors; Interior Graphic Standards,... more...

  • Energy Audit of Building Systemsby Moncef Krarti

    CRC Press 2010; US$ 159.95

    Introduction to Energy Audit Types of Energy Audits General Procedure for a Detailed Energy Audit Common Energy Conservation Measures Case Study: Audit of an Office Building Verification Methods of Energy Savings Energy Sources and Utility Rate Structures Energy Resources Electricity Rates Natural Gas Rates Utility Rates... more...

  • Advances in Building Energy Researchby Mat Santamouris

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 330.00

    Advances in Building Energy Research (ABER) offers state-of-the-art information on the environmental science and performance of buildings, linking new technologies and methodologies with the latest research on systems, simulations and standards. As stringently reviewed as a journal but with the breadth of a book, this annual volume brings together... more...