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Better Places to Live

Author(s): ODPM and CABE
Publication Date: September 2001
ISBN: 9780727730374
Stock level: Out of stock
£42.00

“Where people live has a major effect on their life. If where they live is well-planned, well-designed and well managed, their quality of life is likely to be a great deal better than that of those who live elsewhere. Better places to live challenges local authorities and de...

Geotechnical Engineering of Landfills

Author(s): N Dixon, Nottingham Trent University, E J Murray, Murray Rix Geotechnical and D R V Jones, Golder Associates (UK)
Publication Date: April 1998
ISBN: 9780727727084
Stock level: Low stock
£68.75

Geotechnical engineering of landfills is a symposium designed to provide a forum for the presentation of recent developments in the design, construction and operation of landfills facilities. The papers presented in this volume bring together expertise and experience from i...

Final Covers for Solid Waste Landfils and Abandoned Dumps

Author(s): D E Daniel and R B Koerner
Publication Date: October 1997
ISBN: 9780784402610
Stock level: Low stock
£73.00

This guide takes a practical approach to the subject and provides an overview of regulations in the USA and Germany. It covers topics including: • The individual components of candidate cover systems • Examples of cross-sections of final covers on hazardous waste, non-hazar...

Sustainability and Acceptability in Infrastructure Development

Author(s): The Institution of Civil Engineers
Publication Date: December 1996
ISBN: 9780727725356
Stock level: Low stock
£36.50

This report has been written with the specific aim of opening up the subject presented by the Secretary of State to consider the interaction between engineering, the environment, economics and politics.

Earth Reinforcement and Soil Structures

Author(s): C.J.F.P. Jones
Publication Date: September 1996
ISBN: 9780727734891
Stock level: Low stock
£36.50

This volume provides a comprehensive explanation and illustration of earth reinforcement and soil structures, from the viewpoint of practising engineers involved in design and construction. This edition has been updated to reflect the latest changes in theory, materials and pr...

Environmental Impact Assessment Handbook: A practical guide for planners, developers and communities, Third edition

Author(s): Barbara Carroll, Josh Fothergill, Jo Murphy and Trevor Turpin
Publication Date: November 2019
ISBN: 9780727761415
Stock level: In stock
£65.00

Environmental Impact Assessment Handbook, Third edition offers a comprehensive practical guide to the requirements of environmental impact assessment (EIA) in accordance with UK regulations. Explaining the EIA process and legal procedures in a clear and straightforward way, ...

BIM in Principle and in Practice, Third edition

Author(s): Peter Barnes
Publication Date: March 2019
ISBN: 9780727763693
Stock level: In stock
£35.00

BIM in Principle and in Practice , now in its third edition, is an indispensable guide to BIM principles and techniques. It provides clear explanations of core concepts, and answers many of the common questions that are asked about BIM.  In contrast to other narrowly focus...

Accessibility and the Bus System: Transforming the World, 2nd edition

Author(s): Nick Tyler
Publication Date: December 2015
ISBN: 9780727759801
Stock level: In stock
£118.00

Accessibility and the Bus System, Second edition explores the role of the bus system in enabling cities to function sustainably and efficiently by providing the necessary resources to support growing populations. The book takes a comprehensive view of what buses can and ca...

Landslide Risk Assessment, 2nd edition

Author(s): E. Mark Lee and David K.C. Jones
Publication Date: December 2013
ISBN: 9780727758019
Stock level: Low stock
£98.75

Landslide Risk Assessment provides guidance to practitioners on establishing the likelihood and extent to which future slope failures could adversely impact society and affect people and property. The only book to focus on risk and landslides, using examples from across th...

Sustainable Infrastructure: Principles into Practice

Author(s): Charles Ainger and Richard Fenner
Publication Date: December 2013
ISBN: 9780727757548
Stock level: In stock
£51.50

"The authors draw on their own experiences both in championing change within their organisations and also amongst peers in other organisations... There is little doubt that this will be a helpful reference for students, new entrants and practitioners." - The Environmentali...