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People and Organizational Management in Construction, 2nd edition

Author(s): Shamil Naoum
Publication date: 24 May 2011
ISBN: 9780727741516
Stock level: In stock
£33.20 £41.50
People and Organizational Management in Construction, Second edition, applies management concepts to the construction industry, addressing the ways construction organizations can seek to improve their performance and effectiveness by understanding human and organizational behaviour. Using case studies and examples from the construction industry, th

Structural Fire Engineering

Author(s): Tom Lennon
Publication date: 19 May 2011
ISBN: 9780727741417
Stock level: In stock
£74.80 £93.50
Structural Fire Engineering provides comprehensive and practical design guidance on the application of structural fire engineering to specialist structural engineers. The chapters provide an insight into the explanation of the structural fire engineering design process, its position within the regulatory system and guidance on the selection of appr

Delivering London 2012: Planning and People - a Civil Engineering Special Issue

Author(s): Editor: Simon Fullalove
Publication date: 01 May 2011
ISBN: 9780727757159
Stock level: Low stock
£8.44 £10.55
Winning and delivering the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games is set to become one of the UK's most compelling stories of the early twenty-first century. In just 7 years a talented team of civil engineers and other professionals will have transformed one of the most derelict and neglected sites in Europe into a spectacular theatre for the wor

ICE Manual of Highway Design and Management

Author(s): Edited by Ian Walsh
Publication date: 20 April 2011
ISBN: 9780727741110
Stock level: Out of stock
£190.20 £237.75
The ICE manual of highway design and management is a one-stop reference for all practicing engineers working in the field of highway engineering. Written and edited by a wide selection of leading specialists, this manual covers each of the key aspects of highway engineering projects - from funding, procurement and transport planning to traffic engi

Portland Cement, 3rd edition

Author(s): Lesley Struble, Paul Livesey, Peter Del Strother and G Bye
Publication date: 15 April 2011
ISBN: 9780727736116
Stock level: In stock
£74.80 £93.50
The third edition of this popular book provides a concise overview of the properties and manufacturing processes of Portland Cement, which students of material sciences and graduates looking to enter the cement or concrete industries will find invaluable. While Portland Cement is one of the most traditional of construction materials, rising costs o

Water Distribution Systems

Author(s): Edited by Dragan Savic and John Banyard
Publication date: 12 January 2011
ISBN: 9780727741127
Stock level: In stock
£87.20 £109.00
This book is a basic introduction to water distribution systems, including definition of its common elements, modelling theory, basic planning, operational and management issues, as well as some advanced topics including leakage management, optimal design, asset planning and management, etc. Each chapter is written from both the academic and ind

Cost-benefit Analysis: a practical guide, 2nd edition

Author(s): Michael Snell
Publication date: 17 December 2010
ISBN: 9780727741349
Stock level: Low stock
£34.20 £42.75
Cost-benefit analysis: A practical guide is a complete guide to the principles and practice of using cost-benefit analysis (CBA) effectively for making better decisions and allocating resources. This comprehensive and accessible text can be used without prior knowledge of economics, and provides the necessary skills to understand the rationale o

ICE Manual of Construction Law

Author(s): Edited by V. Ramsey, A. Minogue, J. Baster and M. O'Reilly
Publication date: 08 December 2010
ISBN: 9780727740878
Stock level: In stock
£160.20 £200.25
Part of the ICE manuals series, ICE manual of construction law is the essential legal reference for all construction professionals. Previously published as the annual ICE construction law handbook, ICE manual of construction law has been thoroughly revised and extended, to deliver practical guidance and a breadth of knowledge that is unrivalled by

Tall Buildings: The New Space Race - a Civil Engineering Special Issue

Author(s): Editor: Simon Fullalove
Publication date: 01 November 2010
ISBN: 9780727741356
Stock level: Low stock
£10.40 £13.00
Despite the recent global construction downturn, tall buildings are still erected in city centres because they provide economical, prestigious, comfortable, safe and sustainable solutions to urbanisation and urban regeneration. Increasingly clients' demands for taller buildings with enhanced performance requirements can only be met by engineering i

Planning Major Projects

Author(s): Roger J. Allport
Publication date: 27 October 2010
ISBN: 9780727741103
Stock level: In stock
£60.60 £75.75
Planning Major Projects is a new, practical guide to developing resilient infrastructure and offers insight and guidance for planners seeking to deliver major projects on time, within budget and in line with operational goals. Planning Major Projects advocates a new approach for planning based on the author's international experience of working on

Structural systems: behaviour and design Volume 2: Spatial structural systems, foundations and dynamics

Author(s): Leonidas Stavridis
Publication date: 08 October 2010
ISBN: 9780727741073
Stock level: In stock
£66.00 £82.50
Promoting and underlining the importance of structural thinking, Structural Systems: Behaviour and Design will provide readers with a comprehensive understanding of the behaviour of a wide range of structural systems based on the load-carrying mechanisms involved. Bringing together a wide array of structural types and covering the behaviour and des

Structural systems: behaviour and design Volumes 1 & 2 (2 BOOK SET)

Author(s): Leonidas Stavridis
Publication date: 08 October 2010
ISBN: 9780727741332
Stock level: Out of stock
£120.25
Promoting and underlining the importance of structural thinking, Structural Systems: Behaviour and Design will provide readers with a comprehensive understanding of the behaviour of a wide range of structural systems based on the load-carrying mechanisms involved. Bringing together a wide array of structural types and covering the behaviour and

Structural systems: behaviour and design Volume 1: Plane structural systems

Author(s): Leonidas Stavridis
Publication date: 08 October 2010
ISBN: 9780727741066
Stock level: In stock
£57.00 £71.25
Promoting and underlining the importance of structural thinking, Structural Systems: Behaviour and Design will provide readers with a comprehensive understanding of the behaviour of a wide range of structural systems based on the load-carrying mechanisms involved. Bringing together a wide array of structural types and covering the behaviour and des

ICE Manual of Construction Materials: Polymers and Polymer Fibre Composites

Author(s): L.C. Hollaway
Publication date: 21 July 2010
ISBN: 9780727741202
Stock level: Low stock
£34.80 £43.50
This book is a specially published section of the larger work ICE manual of construction materials. Polymers and Polymer Fibre Composites are sections 6 and 7 of the two volume work. ICE manual of construction materials is an invaluable resource for practising civil and structural engineers in consulting firms, government agencies, research institu

Structural Analysis with Finite Elements

Author(s): Paolo Rugarli
Publication date: 11 June 2010
ISBN: 9780727740939
Stock level: In stock
£60.60 £75.75
Structural Analysis with Finite Elements reveals the theory behind the finite element (FE) method as it relates to structural engineering and explains how to overcome commonly encountered problems and errors found in everyday structural modelling with finite element software. Drawing on nearly 20 years of experience as a structural engineer and FE

Waterborne Transport - a Civil Engineering special issue

Author(s): Editor: Simon Fullalove
Publication date: 01 May 2010
ISBN: 9780727741042
Stock level: In stock
£16.20 £20.25
Waterborne transport remains fundamental to the global economy. While the proportion of freight carried by inland waterways is relatively modest - with 6% in Europe, 9% in the USA and 11% in China - the unrivalled efficiency of sea transport means that 90% of all world trade is moved on water. In Britain, 20% of domestic freight and 95% of internat

Designers' Guide to Eurocode 1: Actions on bridges

Author(s): J-A Calgaro, M Tschumi, and H Gulvanessian
Publication date: 15 March 2010
ISBN: 9780727731586
Stock level: Low stock
£91.40 £114.25
This series of Designers Guides to the Eurocodes provides comprehensive guidance in the form of design aids, indications for the most convenient design procedures and worked examples. The books also include background information to aid the designer in understanding the reasoning behind and the objectives of the codes. All of the individual guides

Specification for Tunnelling, 3rd edition

Author(s): The British Tunnelling Society
Publication date: 12 March 2010
ISBN: 9780727734778
Stock level: Low stock
£66.00 £82.50
The BTS Specification for Tunnelling has become the standard industry document for tunnelling contracts, and forms the basis of tunnelling specifications for projects throughout the world. The specification has been revised in this third edition to reflect current industry best practice and to take account of the many advances in the field of tunne

ICE Manual of Construction Materials: Metals and Alloys

Author(s): Edited by Wei Sha
Publication date: 08 January 2010
ISBN: 9780727740632
Stock level: Low stock
£34.80 £43.50
This book is a specially published section of the larger work ICE manual of construction materials. ICE manual of construction materials is an invaluable resource for practising civil and structural engineers in consulting firms, government agencies, research institutes, universities and colleges. Its highly practical approach will guide and tra

Guidebook of Applied Fluvial Geomorphology

Author(s): D. Sear, D. Malcolm, D. Newson and C. Thorne
Publication date: 27 November 2009
ISBN: 9780727734846
Stock level: In stock
£126.20 £157.75
The practical application of geomorphological science now forms a regular part of any project involving flood protection, fisheries, conservation, recreation, environmental protection and river restoration. The responsibilities now placed upon organisations by the EU Water Framework Directive to assess river morphology will ensure that the uptake o

Offshore Geotechnical Engineering

Author(s): E.T. Richard Dean
Publication date: 27 November 2009
ISBN: 9780727736413
Stock level: Low stock
£83.80 £104.75
With activity in the engineering of offshore structures increasing around the world, Offshore geotechnical engineering offers a timely introduction to many of the core design and assessment skills required of those working in the sector, in accordance with the latest codes and standards. All major aspects of the subject are covered in depth, inc

The Middle East - a Civil Engineering special issue

Author(s): Editor: Simon Fullalove
Publication date: 06 November 2009
ISBN: 9780727740588
Stock level: In stock
£16.20 £20.25
This special issue of the highly respected Civil Engineering journal from the Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers focuses on the Middle East. Papers range from an outline of the history of development in the Middle East; to how principles of sustainability have been embraced and are currently being implemented in projects across the r

Client Best Practice Guide

Author(s): ICE Best Practice Panel
Publication date: 13 October 2009
ISBN: 9780727736505
Stock level: In stock
£44.00 £55.00
Researched and written by the ICE Client Best Practice expert panel in cooperation with industry-leading construction clients and consultants, the Client Best Practice Guide offers definitive guidance to clients on the many ways in which they can positively influence the success of their projects - both during the planning, development and implemen

Concrete Durability

Author(s): Edited by Marios Soutsos
Publication date: 06 October 2009
ISBN: 9780727735171
Stock level: In stock
£169.40 £211.75
Concrete Durability is a comprehensive, practical guide for engineers involved in designing concrete structures of all types. Featuring contributions from leading practitioners and academics in the field, it combines a thorough but accessible exposition of the principles of durable concrete design with a practical, hands-on approach to its applicat

Designers' Guide to Eurocode 1: Actions on buildings

Author(s): H Gulvanessian, P Formichi and J-A Calgaro
Publication date: 25 August 2009
ISBN: 9780727731562
Stock level: Low stock
£91.40 £114.25
Eurocode 1, EN 1991: Actions on Structures, is made up of four main parts. These parts provide comprehensive information and guidance on all the actions it is normally necessary to consider in the design of building and civil engineering structures. The first of these parts, EN 1991-1: General actions, is divided into seven sub-parts. In Designe

ICE Manual of Construction Materials

Author(s): Edited by Michael C. Forde
Publication date: 31 July 2009
ISBN: 9780727735973
Stock level: In stock
£302.00 £377.50
"Prof Forde and his team should be congratulated on this tour de force and readers should lose no time in securing their copies." Dr Ian Sims, RSK STATS Limited The second title in Thomas Telford's ground breaking ICE Manuals series. This essential two volume work is a single stop, comprehensive reference for practicing engineers. Written and edite

Practical Design of Timber Structures to Eurocode 5

Author(s): H.J. Larsen and V. Enjily
Publication date: 22 May 2009
ISBN: 9780727736093
Stock level: Low stock
£81.80 £102.25
Written by leading experts in the field, including one of the authors of Eurocode 5, this practical book provides a comprehensive guide to the design of timber structures according to the latest European and UK standards. Practical Design of Timber Structures to Eurocode 5 begins with a description of timber, considering its strength, stiffness, mo

Forensic Engineering - a Civil Engineering special issue

Author(s): Editor: Simon Fullalove
Publication date: 11 May 2009
ISBN: 9780727736383
Stock level: Low stock
£13.00 £16.25
Forensic engineering within civil engineering involves the investigation of failures of construction facilities and the built environment. While collapses are the most spectacular and potentially lethal type of failures - particularly when caused by criminal acts such as terrorism and arson - the discipline also includes investigation of failures i

Selected Papers on Geotechnical Engineering by P R Vaughan, FREng

Author(s): Imperial College and GCG Peter Vaughan Commitee
Publication date: 12 March 2009
ISBN: 9780727736208
Stock level: In stock
£66.00 £82.50
This book brings together twenty of the most important papers by the late Professor Peter Rolfe Vaughan on geotechnical engineering. Selected by Peter's closest colleagues at Imperial College and the Geotechnical Consulting Group, these papers are reproduced along with the obituary published in Géotechnique, a full listing of his bibliography, some

Long-term hazard to drinking water resources from landfills

Author(s): P. Spillmann, T. Dorrie and M. Struve
Publication date: 26 February 2009
ISBN: 9780727735133
Stock level: Low stock
£105.00 £131.25
The co-disposal of domestic waste with industrial waste can represent a serious hazard to prime sources of drinking water throughout the world. Containing the latest research on the risks to groundwater over time, this book provides a scientific case for more sustainable landfill construction - over overwhelming implications for changes in waste ma

Concrete bridge strengthening and repair

Author(s): Iain Kennedy Reid
Publication date: 15 January 2009
ISBN: 9780727736031
Stock level: In stock
£62.20 £77.75
Covering a wide range of structural elements and related defects, this collection of twenty concrete bridge strengthening and repair case studies showcases solutions to real problems encountered in the field and the processes by which those solutions were developed. Drawing on a lifetime of experience Atkins consultant Iain Kennedy Reid provides in

Learning from Failures - a Civil Engineering special issue

Author(s): Editor: Simon Fullalove
Publication date: 20 October 2008
ISBN: 9780727736048
Stock level: Low stock
£18.00 £22.50
This special issue of the highly respected Civil Engineering journal from the Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers looks to study and learn from the catastrophes, collapses and failures that fascinate and horrify the civil engineering community.

Ensuring Reservoir Safety into the Future

Author(s): H. Hewlett
Publication date: 04 September 2008
ISBN: 9780727735225
Stock level: In stock
£147.60 £184.50
Latest essential information on reservoir safety from the heart of the water management profession The new title from Thomas Telford contains the proceedings from the 15th Conference of the British Dam Society. Ensuring Reservoir Safety into the Future discusses key topics and correct events including the state of the UK reservoir management and le

GEOTECHNIQUE Volume 1, Number 1 - Special 60th anniversary re-print

Author(s): Editors: R. GLOSSOP and H. Q. GOLDER
Publication date: 04 July 2008
ISBN: 9780727736000
Stock level: In stock
£21.60 £27.00
A unique opportunity to purchase a re-print of the first issue of the world renowned Géotechnique journal Established for 60 years, Géotechnique is ICE's world-leading geotechnics journal, publishing the cream of the international community's output on all aspects of geotechnical engineering. As celebration of 60 years of Géotechnique Thomas Tel

CEB-FIP Model Code 1990

Author(s): Comité Euro-International du Béton
Publication date: 11 June 2008
ISBN: 9780727735430
Stock level: Low stock
£84.00 £105.00
This document is a comprehensive design code for concrete. It is the result of a comprehensive revision to the original model code of 1978, which was produced jointly by the Comité Euro-International du Béton (CEB) and the Fédération International de la Précontrainte (FIP). The original CEB-FIP Model Code of 1978 has had a considerable impact on

Heathrow Terminal 5 - a Civil Engineering special issue

Author(s): Editor: Simon Fullalove
Publication date: 30 May 2008
ISBN: 9780727735508
Stock level: Low stock
£16.20 £20.25
This title takes an in-depth look at this highly complex major infrastructure project that was delivered on time and on budget. This special issue of the highly respected Civil Engineering journal from the Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers provides an excellent overview of the history of the T5 programme; of the strategic approac

A Short Course in Geology for Civil Engineers

Author(s): Dr M. Matthews MSc PhD FGS, Prof N. Simons PhD DSc FREng CEng FICE
Publication date: 17 April 2008
ISBN: 9780727733504
Stock level: Low stock
£89.40 £111.75
This book explains the process of ground formation - what it is made of and how it behaves as an engineering material. This enables the civil engineer to work from a few first principles to determine if the ground is an asset or a hazard. It focuses on the tectonic plate mechanisms that give rise to the geology of our planet and describes the wa

The Short Course Book Set (5)

Author(s): Multi-contributor
Publication date: 17 April 2008
ISBN: 9780727735515
Stock level: Low stock
£418.75
The Short Course series concentrates on how to get the fundamentals of a given subject right, and then how to use them in practical applications. It provides civil engineers, engineering geologists and students with the means to check that ground properties (inputs) and design predictions (outputs) collectively make sense. These essential handbo

Pressure Transients in Water Engineering: A Guide to Analysis and Interpretation of Behaviour

Author(s): J. Ellis
Publication date: 27 March 2008
ISBN: 9780727735928
Stock level: Low stock
£126.20 £157.75
Explanations of equations and introduction to computer analysis. This book starts with an explanation of the phenomenon of pressure transients and how they may arise. It then gives an analysis of the constraints on the magnitude of transient pressures and the need for surge alleviation measures. Equations describing transient motion in pipelines ar

Designers' Guide to EN 1993-2 Eurocode 3: Design of steel structures. Part 2: Steel bridges

Author(s): C. R. Hendy and C. J. Murphy
Publication date: 03 September 2007
ISBN: 9780727731609
Stock level: Low stock
£97.80 £122.25
EN 1993-2, also known as the Eurocode 3 for steel bridges, describes the principles and requirements for safety, serviceability and durability of concrete bridges. This Designers' Guide provides the user with guidance on the interpretation and use of EN 1993-2 and also the relevant provisions in EN 1993-1-1, EN 1993-1-5, EN 1993-1-8, EN 1993-1-9,

A guide to health and safety prosecutions

Author(s): M. Appleby, Solicitor, Fisher Scoggins LLP.
Publication date: 20 June 2007
ISBN: 9780727734815
Stock level: Low stock
£45.80 £57.25
Prevention or control Written against the backdrop of increasing fines for health and safety offences against companies and individuals, this guide provides straightforward advice on how to avoid or deal with health and safety prosecutions in a practical manner. The authors explain the law surrounding health and safety prosecutions as detailed

Civil Engineering Heritage Scotland (2 volume set)

Author(s): Edited by R. Paxton and J. Shipway
Publication date: 18 May 2007
ISBN: 9780727734471
Stock level: Low stock
£55.00
A gazetteer and guidebook to inform anyone with an interest in civilisation." - Gordon Masterton, President 2005-06, The Institution of Civil Engineers Together, these two books give a concise account of much of the surviving work of civil engineers throughout Scotland from pre-history up until 1980. It includes bridges, lighthouses, canals, ro

Civil Engineering Heritage Scotland – The Lowlands and Borders

Author(s): Edited by R. Paxton and J. Shipway
Publication date: 18 May 2007
ISBN: 9780727734877
Stock level: Low stock
£29.40 £36.75
"A gazetteer and guidebook to inform anyone with an interest in civilisation." - Gordon Masterton, President 2005–06, Institution of Civil Engineers This penultimate book in the Civil Engineering Heritage series for the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland describes the visionary projects that created the opportunities for trade and wealth creat

Civil Engineering Heritage Scotland – Highlands and Islands

Author(s): Edited by R. Paxton and J. Shipway
Publication date: 18 May 2007
ISBN: 9780727734884
Stock level: Low stock
£29.40 £36.75
"A gazetteer and guidebook to inform anyone with an interest in civilisation." - Gordon Masterton, President 2005-06, The Institution of Civil Engineers This book completes the Civil Engineering Heritage series for the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland. It is an inventory and a guide to a selection of historical engineering works carried o

Thomas Telford: 250 Years of Inspiration

Author(s): Institution of Civil Engineers
Publication date: 17 April 2007
ISBN: 9780727735003
Stock level: Low stock
£21.60 £27.00
Thomas Telford is arguably the most influential civil engineer who ever lived. First president of the Institution of Civil Engineers, he has left an enduring legacy. From the 1790's for four decades, Telford's achievements were second to none in the application of engineering solutions, improved constructional materials and the use of technology. H

Designers' Guide to EN 1991-1-2, EN1992-1-2, EN 1993-1-2 and EN 1994-1-2 (Eurocode)

Author(s): D. Moore, C. Bailey, T. Lennon and Y. Wang
Publication date: 12 January 2007
ISBN: 9780727731579
Stock level: Low stock
£76.80 £96.00
The nature of the loading must first be understood before applying the structural engineering principles set out in the Eurocodes. For this reason this book is meant as a guide to four separate documents, EN1991 Part 1.2, EN1992 Part 1.2, EN1993 Part 1.2 and EN1994 Part 1.2 with reference where appropriate to the Eurocode covering the basis of desi

Future Flooding and Coastal Erosion Risks

Author(s): C. Thorne, E. Evans and E. Penning-Rowsell
Publication date: 10 January 2007
ISBN: 9780727734495
Stock level: Low stock
£121.80 £152.25
“Over £200 billion worth of assets are at risk around British rivers and coasts and those risks are likely to increase over the next 100 years due to changes in climate and in society.” - Sir David King, Government Chief Scientific Adviser This book presents a comprehensive insight into the flooding system, spanning multiple disciplines ac

Designers' Guide to EN 1992 Eurocode 2: Design of concrete structures. Part 2: concrete bridges

Author(s): C.R. Hendy and D.A. Smith
Publication date: 08 January 2007
ISBN: 9780727731593
Stock level: Low stock
£107.80 £134.75
This guide describes the principles and requirements for safety, serviceability and durability of concrete bridges. It provides the user with guidance on the interpretation and use of EN 1992-2 and the relevant provisions of the general rules ofEN 1992-1-1. Worked examples are provided to illustrate the use of the rules. It also explains the re

Designers' Guide to EN 1994-2 Eurocode 4: Design of composite steel and concrete structures Part 2, General rules and rules for bridges

Author(s): C R Hendy and Professor R. Johnson
Publication date: 23 August 2006
ISBN: 9780727731616
Stock level: Low stock
£89.40 £111.75
This book is an authoritative guide to the technical background and practical aspects of this European code of practice that will supersede corresponding national codes in the countries that are members of the European Standardisation Organisation - CEN (Comité Européen de Normalisation).

Concrete: Neville's Insights and Issues

Author(s): Adam Neville
Publication date: 26 May 2006
ISBN: 9780727734686
Stock level: Low stock
£62.20 £77.75
“my last word on concrete” - Adam Neville Adam Neville’s reputation as a world leading expert on concrete technology is unquestioned. In this, his final book on concrete he demonstrates the radical thinking that sets him apart through incisive reflections and forecasts. Standard books on concrete often have an encyclopaedic approach and proceed f