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101 Case Studies in Construction Management

by Len Holm

<p>This book provides 101 real-life construction management case studies from an author with over 40 years’ experience in the construction industry and as a lecturer in construction management. Over 14 chapters, Len Holm has included case ...

ISBN: 9781351113618

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A Clean, Well-Lighted Place

by Jon Krakauer

<p>Here is Jon Krakauer’s portrait of the iconoclastic architect Christopher Alexander, whose revolutionary human-centered approach has shaken the foundations of modern architecture. Krakauer delves into Alexander’s life and career, from his ...

ISBN: 9780525562740

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Adaptive Architecture

Changing Parameters and Practice

by Wolfgang F. E. Preiser, Andrea E. Hardy & Jacob J. Wilhelm

<p>The constant in architecture's evolution is change. <em>Adaptive Architecture</em> explores structures, or environments that accommodate multiple functions at the same time, sequentially, or at periodically recurring events. It demonstrates ...

ISBN: 9781317237051

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All Taut

or Rigging the boat

by Oliver Optic

<p>All Taut or Rigging the boat written by Oliver Optic who  was a noted academic, author, and a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives. This book was published in 1886. And now republish in ebook format. We believe this work is ...

ISBN: 9788834104101

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Applied Building Physics

Ambient Conditions, Building Performance and Material Properties

by Hugo S. L. Hens

<p>Bad experiences with construction quality, the energy crises of 1973 and 1979,complaints about `sick buildings?, thermal, acoustical, visual and olfactory discomfort, the need for good air quality, the move towards more sustainability ? all ...

ISBN: 9783433607145

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Architectural Colossi and the Human Body

Buildings and Metaphors

by Charalampos Politakis

<p>The human body has been used as both a model and metaphor in architecture since antiquity. This book explores how it has been an inspiration for the exterior form of architectural colossi through the years. It considers the body as a source ...

ISBN: 9781315512914

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Architecture and the Modern Hospital

Nosokomeion to Hygeia

by Julie Willis, Philip Goad & Cameron Logan

<p>More than any other building type in the twentieth century, the hospital was connected to transformations in the health of populations and expectations of lifespan. From the scale of public health to the level of the individual, the ...

ISBN: 9780429785153

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Architecture Engineering

by Manoj Dole

<p><strong>Architecture Engineering</strong> is a simple e-Book for Architecture Diploma &amp; Engineering Course, Revised Syllabus in 2018, It contains objective questions with underlined &amp; bold correct answers MCQ covering all topics ...

ISBN: 9781386599494

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Arup’s Tall Buildings in Asia

Stories Behind the Storeys

by Goman Wai-Ming Ho

<p>Through a series of detailed case studies from East Asia, Arup, one of the global leaders in tall building design, presents the latest developments in the field to inspire more innovative and sustainable ideas in tall building design and ...

ISBN: 9781351672894

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Barcelona: Photo Album

by ??????? ??????

<p>Barcelona - Photo Album<br />Enjoy some awesome photos from the beautiful city of Spain Barcelona.</p> ...

ISBN: 9781301455683

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Being an Effective Construction Client

Working on Commercial and Public Projects

by Peter Ullathorne

<p>Being a client on a construction project can be incredibly complex and demanding but ultimately rewarding once your ambitions are fulfilled. This comprehensive ‘one stop shop’ will help you to achieve that magic combination of quality and ...

ISBN: 9781000702385

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BIM and Big Data for Construction Cost Management

by Weisheng Lu, Chi Cheung Lai & Tung Tse

<p>This book is designed to help practitioners and students in a wide range of construction project management professions to understand what building information modelling (BIM) and big data could mean for them and how they should prepare to ...

ISBN: 9781351172301

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Brighton & Hove in 50 Buildings

by Kevin Newman

<p>Brighton &amp; Hove in 50 Buildings is an exciting new look at one of Britain’s most famous and influential cities, telling the story of this ‘city of sin’ and ‘Queen of watering places’. Readers experience a fresh look at the one-time ...

ISBN: 9781445655154

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Building Lean, Building BIM

Improving Construction the Tidhar Way

by Rafael Sacks, Samuel Korb & Ronen Barak

<p><em>Building Lean, Building BIM</em> is the essential guide for any construction company that wants to implement Lean Construction and Building Information Modelling (BIM) to gain a strategic edge over their competition.</p> <p>The first of ...

ISBN: 9781315300498

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Building Physics - Heat, Air and Moisture

Fundamentals and Engineering Methods with Examples and Exercises

by Hugo S. L. Hens

<p>Bad experiences with construction quality, the energy crises of 1973 and 1979, complaints about &quot;sick buildings&quot;, thermal, acoustical, visual and olfactory discomfort, the need for good air quality, the move towards more ...

ISBN: 9783433608562

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Building Services Handbook

by Fred Hall & Roger Greeno

<p>The ninth edition of Hall and Greeno's leading textbook has been reviewed and updated in relation to the latest building and water regulations, new technology, and new legislation. For this edition, new updates includes: the reappraisal of ...

ISBN: 9781351997966

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Building Systems in Interior Design

by Sam Hurt

<p><em>Building Systems in Interior Design</em> takes an entirely new approach to teaching this essential topic for Architects, Designers and Building Engineers. Written to prepare students for the real world and packed with practical examples, ...

ISBN: 9781351756921

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Capsules: Typology of Other Architecture

by Peter Šenk

<p>This book investigates the architectural, product design, and urban typology of the capsule which, beginning in the 1960s, broadened the concept of the basic building blocks of architecture to include a minimal living unit, called the ...

ISBN: 9781351987288

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Caught In A Rip

A personal history of Mandurah Surf Life Saving Club

by Warwick Webb

<p>This is a personal account of a decade spent developing a surf life saving facility in Mandurah Western Australia. A few volunteers overcame the odds when dealing with the local council and the organisation’s state body who together held the ...

ISBN: 9780995432918

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Chicago Architecture and Design (3rd edition)

by Jay Pridmore, George A. Larson & Hedrich Blessing

<p>The birthplace of the skyscraper, Chicago is famous for an architectural tradition that has influenced building around the globe. It is the cradle of modern architecture. It gave rise to the urban office building and to the flowing, open ...

ISBN: 9781683354215

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