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BIM Handbook: A Guide to Building Information Modeling for Owners, Designers, Engineers, Contractors, and Facility Managers

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BIM Handbook: A Guide to Building Information Modeling for Owners, Designers,...

Rafael Sacks, Chuck Eastman, Ghang Lee, Paul Teicholz

Architecture; Construction industry

Hardback

Discover BIM: A better way to build better buildings Building Information Modeling (BIM) offers a novel approach to... [more]

$141.95

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Steel: From Mine to Mill, the Metal That Made America

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Steel: From Mine to Mill, the Metal That Made America

Brooke C. Stoddard

History; Iron, steel & metals industries

Hardback

Steel is needed to build railroads, steel ships, skyscrapers, and modern bridges. Author Brooke C. Stoddard travels the world... [more]

$49.99

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Offsite Production and Manufacturing for Innovative Construction: People, Process and Technology

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Offsite Production and Manufacturing for Innovative Construction: People,...

Jack S. Goulding (Northumbria University, UK), Farzad Pour Rahimian (University of Strathclyde, UK)

Construction industry; Building construction & materials

Paperback

The offsite and modular market is continuing to grow. This book builds on the success of a number of initiatives, including... [more]

$96.99

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Digital Quality Management in Construction

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Digital Quality Management in Construction

Paul Marsden (CQP MCQI, Dip Mgmt, Head of Quality at Horizon Nuclear Power, UK)

Project management; Construction industry; Building construction & materials

Paperback

Much has been written about Building Information Modelling (BIM) driving collaboration and innovation, but how will future... [more]

$83.99

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A National Policy for Organized Free Trade: The Case of U.S. Foreign Trade Policy for Steel, 1976-1978

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A National Policy for Organized Free Trade: The Case of U.S. Foreign Trade...

Michael W. Hodin

International trade; Iron, steel & metals industries

Paperback

Since the completion of the original writing in 1978, and the publication of this Garland edition in 1987, several important... [more]

$62.99

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Offsite Production and Manufacturing for Innovative Construction: People, Process and Technology

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Offsite Production and Manufacturing for Innovative Construction: People,...

Jack S. Goulding (Northumbria University, UK), Farzad Pour Rahimian (University of Strathclyde, UK)

Construction industry; Building construction & materials

Hardback

The offsite and modular market is continuing to grow. This book builds on the success of a number of initiatives, including... [more]

$210.00

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Preventing Workplace Incidents in Construction: Data Mining and Analytics Applications

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Preventing Workplace Incidents in Construction: Data Mining and Analytics...

Imriyas Kamardeen (University of New South Wales, Australia)

Data analysis: general; Construction industry; Occupational & industrial health & safety

Hardback

The construction industry is vital to any national economy; it is also one of the industries most susceptible to workplace... [more]

$200.00

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Advanced Construction Mathematics

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Advanced Construction Mathematics

Surinder Virdi (South and City College Birmingham, UK)

Economics of industrial organisation; Mining industry; Construction industry; Maths for engineers

Paperback

Advanced Construction Mathematics covers the range of topics that a student must learn in order to achieve success in Level... [more]

$69.99

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Quality Auditing in Construction Projects: A Handbook

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Quality Auditing in Construction Projects: A Handbook

Abdul Razzak Rumane

Project management; Quality Assurance (QA) & Total Quality Management (TQM); Mining industry; Construction industry; Building construction & materials

Hardback

This book provides construction professionals, designers, contractors and quality auditors involved in construction projects... [more]

$210.00

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Communication in the Design Process

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Communication in the Design Process

Stephen A. Brown

Architecture; Business communication & presentation; Construction & heavy industry

Hardback

This work considers the gap that can exist between client expectation and realization in building projects. It focuses specifically... [more]

$305.00

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Digital Quality Management in Construction

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Digital Quality Management in Construction

Paul Marsden (CQP MCQI, Dip Mgmt, Head of Quality at Horizon Nuclear Power, UK)

Project management; Construction industry; Building construction & materials

Hardback

Much has been written about Building Information Modelling (BIM) driving collaboration and innovation, but how will future... [more]

$210.00

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Corporate Imperialism: Conflict and Expropriation

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Corporate Imperialism: Conflict and Expropriation

Norman Girvan

Iron, steel & metals industries

Paperback

This title was first published in 1976 [more]

$73.99

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Accounting for Construction: Frameworks, Productivity, Cost and Performance

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Accounting for Construction: Frameworks, Productivity, Cost and Performance...

Rick Best (Bond University, Australia), Jim Meikle (University College London, UK)

Economics of industrial organisation; Construction industry; Building construction & materials

Hardback

Accounting for Construction follows on from Measuring Construction, edited by the same team. It extends the coverage of some... [more]

$221.00

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The Connectivity of Innovation in the Construction Industry

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The Connectivity of Innovation in the Construction Industry

Malena Ingemansson Havenvid (The Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway), Ase Linne (Uppsala University, Sweden), Lena E. Bygballe (BI Norwegian Business School, Norway), Chris Harty (University of Reading, UK)

Business innovation; Project management; Knowledge management; Construction industry; Building construction & materials

Hardback

The construction industry is currently experiencing accelerating developments concerning societal demands along with project... [more]

$200.00

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China's Iron Ore Boom

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China's Iron Ore Boom

Luke W. L. Hurst (Australia)

Iron, steel & metals industries

Paperback

China's emergence as the world's second largest economy has been driven by more than four decades of explosive growth. To... [more]

$77.99

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Advanced Construction Mathematics

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Advanced Construction Mathematics

Surinder Virdi (South and City College Birmingham, UK)

Economics of industrial organisation; Mining industry; Construction industry; Maths for engineers

Hardback

Advanced Construction Mathematics covers the range of topics that a student must learn in order to achieve success in Level... [more]

$210.00

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A Strategic Approach to the UK Construction Industry

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A Strategic Approach to the UK Construction Industry

Stephen Gruneberg (University of Westminster, UK)

Construction industry; Building construction & materials

Hardback

The construction industry is a microcosm of the economy as a whole, and as such the economics of the sector contains many... [more]

$94.99

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Building Services Procurement

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Building Services Procurement

Christopher Marsh

Project management; Construction industry; Building construction & materials

Paperback

Reviewing each of the major critical success factors and explaining the supporting processes that must be enacted to ensure... [more]

$83.99

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R&D Investment and Impact in the Global Construction Industry

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R&D Investment and Impact in the Global Construction Industry

Keith Hampson (Sustainable Built Environment National Research Centre, Australia), Judy A. Kraatz (Griffith University, Australia), Adriana X. Sanchez (Sustainable Built Environment National Research Centre, Australia)

Research & development management; Construction industry; Building construction & materials

Paperback

R&D Investment and Impact in the Global Construction Industry brings together contributions from leading industry researchers... [more]

$83.99

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Professionalism for the Built Environment

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Professionalism for the Built Environment

Simon Foxell (The Architects Practice, UK)

Construction industry

Paperback

In the aftermath of the Grenfell Tower tragedy, this new book provides thought provoking commentary on the nature of the relationship... [more]

$73.99

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Dirty Gold: How Activism Transformed the Jewelry Industry

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Dirty Gold: How Activism Transformed the Jewelry Industry

Michael John Bloomfield (University of Bath)

International trade; Public ownership & nationalisation; Iron, steel & metals industries

Paperback

The response from the jewelry industry to a campaign for ethically sourced gold as a case study in the power of business in... [more]

$43.99

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The International Aluminium Cartel: The Business and Politics of a Cooperative Industrial Institution (1886-1978)

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The International Aluminium Cartel: The Business and Politics of a Cooperative...

Marco Bertilorenzi (Universite Paris-Sorbonne, France)

Politics & government; Political economy; Business & management; Mining industry; Iron, steel & metals industries

Paperback

Aluminium was one of most cartelised industries in the international economic panorama of the 20th century. Born following... [more]

$77.99

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Professionalism for the Built Environment

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Professionalism for the Built Environment

Simon Foxell (The Architects Practice, UK)

Construction industry

Hardback

In the aftermath of the Grenfell Tower tragedy, this new book provides thought provoking commentary on the nature of the relationship... [more]

$231.00

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We'll Call You If We Need You: Experiences of Women Working Construction

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We'll Call You If We Need You: Experiences of Women Working Construction...

Susan Eisenberg

Gender studies: women; Sociology: work & labour; Labour economics; Construction industry

Paperback

Susan Eisenberg began her apprenticeship with Local 103 of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers in 1978, the... [more]

$36.99

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Construction, Demolition and Disaster Waste Management: An Integrated and Sustainable Approach

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Construction, Demolition and Disaster Waste Management: An Integrated and...

Erik K. Lauritzen (Lauritzen Advising, Frederiksberg, Denmark)

Construction industry; Waste management; Sustainability

Hardback

Construction and Demolition Waste (CDW), from the construction, maintenance, renovation and demolition of buildings and structures,... [more]

$242.00

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