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Construction

  • Thermal Energy Systemsby Steven G. Penoncello

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 139.95

    This text provides a practical approach for senior/fourth-year students in mechanical engineering who have taken basic courses in thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, engineering heat transfer, and the engineering design process. The text reviews basic concepts as needed, and covers the math needed to analyze and optimize thermal-fluid systems. It introduces... more...

  • Construction Innovationby Finn Orstavik; Andrew R. J. Dainty; Carl Abbott

    Wiley 2015; US$ 148.50

    An edited book for academics, senior students and practitioners combining global theoretical and practice-based perspectives on innovation within the construction industry. Examines innovation from different positions and through different conceptual lenses to reveal the richness that the theoretical perspectives offer to our understanding of the... more...

  • Fundamentals of Creep in Metals and Alloysby Michael E. Kassner

    Elsevier Science 2015; US$ 200.00

    Creep refers to the slow, permanent, deformation of materials under external loads, or stresses. It explain the creep strength or resistance to this extension. This book is for experts in the field of strength of metals, alloys and ceramics. It explains creep behavior at the atomic or ?dislocation defect” level. This book has many illustrations and... more...

  • The Soft Power of Construction Contracting Organisationsby Sai On Cheung; Peter Shek Pui Wong; Tak Wing Yiu

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 155.00

    Across the AEC industry, the non-technical skills possessed by organisations are key to their overall performance. In this study, the particular importance of optimising the so-called "soft power" of organisations, is addressed. Things like organisational culture, responsible corporate behaviour, and building trust-based relationships with other stake-holders... more...

  • Introduction to Construction Managementby Fred Sherratt

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 53.95

    Management in the construction industry is a complex task, with team members often undertaking hazardous work, complying with stacks of regulations and legal requirements, and under the constant threat of plans going awry, however there is no need for all construction management textbooks to be so complicated. Starting with a general overview of... more...

  • Construction Project Managementby S. Keoki Sears; Glenn A. Sears; Richard H. Clough; Jerald L. Rounds; Robert O. Segner

    Wiley 2015; US$ 125.00

    A thoroughly updated edition of the classic guide to project management of construction projects For more than thirty years, Construction Project Management has been considered the preeminent guide to all aspects of the construction project management process, including the Critical Path Method (CPM) of project scheduling, and much more. Now in... more...

  • Renewable Energy Resourcesby John Twidell; Tony Weir

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 62.95

    Renewable Energy Resources is a numerate and quantitative text covering the full range of renewable energy technologies and their implementation worldwide. Energy supplies from renewables (such as from biofuels, solar heat, photovoltaics, wind, hydro, wave, tidal, geothermal, and ocean-thermal) are essential components of every nation?s energy strategy,... more...

  • Reinforced and Prestressed Concreteby Susanto Teng; F.K. Kong; R H Scott

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 59.95

    This consistently successful core textbook enables civil and structural engineering students to develop a sound understanding of the fundamentals and to use relevant principles to solve practical problems. Covering all the main topics currently taught in schools of engineering, this fourth edition has been comprehensively revised in line with Eurocodes... more...

  • Stress Management in the Construction Industryby Mei-yung Leung; Isabelle Yee Shan Chan; Cary L. Cooper

    Wiley 2014; US$ 131.95

    ? A book that presents an integrated and comprehensive stress management model that reflects the demands and dynamism of the construction industry is not just important but a must for all those working in the industry .? Philip Dewe, Professor of Organizational Behaviour, Birkbeck College, University of London   ?Stress kills and successful... more...

  • Transmission Pipeline Calculations and Simulations Manualby E. Shashi Menon

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 139.00

    Transmission Pipeline Calculations and Simulations Manual is a valuable time- and money-saving tool to quickly pinpoint the essential formulae, equations, and calculations needed for transmission pipeline routing and construction decisions. The manual?s three-part treatment starts with gas and petroleum data tables, followed by self-contained chapters... more...