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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
£71.44 £95.25

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
£37.31 £49.75

"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...

Environmental Geotechnics, 2nd edition

Author(s): Robert W. Sarsby
Publication Date: July 2013
ISBN: 9780727741875
Stock level: In stock
£91.69 £122.25

Environmental Geotechnics is a forward-thinking guide to aid engineers in applying geotechnical principles, processes and techniques in a way that will not only reduce their environmental impact but should benefit the environment. The major construction-environment interfa...

Effective Site Investigation

Author(s): Site Investigation Steering Group
Publication Date: April 2013
ISBN: 9780727735058
Stock level: In stock
£37.31 £49.75

Effective Site Investigation provides an introductory guide to accepted best practice for site investigations, both for construction professionals such as civil and structural engineers, builders and architects, and for their clients. It has been prepared by the Site Invest...

Geotechnical Design, Construction and Verification: ICE Manual of Geotechnical Engineering Volume 2

Author(s): J. Burland, T. Chapman, H. Skinner and M. Brown
Publication Date: February 2012
ISBN: 9780727757098
Stock level: In stock
£121.12 £161.50

Written and edited by a wide selection of leading specialists, ICE Manual of Geotechnical Engineering is an authoritative and comprehensive reference resouce, providing the core geotechnical engineering principles, practical techniques, and the major questions engineers sho...

Monitoring Underground Construction

Author(s): British Tunnelling Society
Publication Date: October 2011
ISBN: 9780727741189
Stock level: In stock
£32.62 £43.50

Monitoring Underground Construction is the only guide to the principles for development, design, implementation and management of monitoring systems employed to manage risks in underground construction for clients, project managers, designers, contractors and asset owners. ...

Terrain and Geohazard Challenges facing Onshore Oil and Gas Pipelines

Author(s): BP
Publication Date: July 2005
ISBN: 9780727732781
Stock level: Low stock
£118.12 £157.50

To access global oil and gas deposits, major pipelines must traverse remote regions with extreme terrains. There are a significant number of pipeline projects, active or planned, in tropical jungles, mountains and deserts, in permafrost and in areas of wetland. Each of these ...

Architecture of the Jubilee Line Extension

Author(s): David Bennett, David Bennett Associates
Publication Date: March 2004
ISBN: 9780727730886
Stock level: In stock
£22.69 £30.25

David Bennett's latest book focuses on the fusion of innovative architecture and engineering on London Underground's Jubilee Line Extension. The book highlights the complexity of the engineering involved and the difficulties of creating architecture in reverse (a building as...

Environmental Law for the Construction Industry, 2nd edition

Author(s): Amanda Stubbs, Masons, Christopher Dering, Consulting Editor
Publication Date: January 2002
ISBN: 9780727730954
Stock level: Low stock
£30.37 £40.50

Environmental Law for the Construction Industry is an introduction to the wide subject of environmental law as it affects the construction industry. Changes in the structure of contracting arrangements have meant that those traditionally concerned with the construction proces...

Properties and Use of Coal Fly Ash

Author(s): Lindon Sear, Quality Ash Association
Publication Date: October 2001
ISBN: 9780727730152
Stock level: Low stock
£65.25 £87.00

This book draws together a large quantity of research that has been carried out on pulverised fuel ash (PFA) over the past 30 years. Fuel ash and fly ash are produced as waste from burining coal (or waste materials) and have many uses within the construction industry such as ...