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Cost Effective Maintenance of Railway Track

Author(s): R.A. Vickers
Publication Date: December 1992
ISBN: 9780727719300
Stock level: Out of stock
£37.31 £49.75

By far the greatest proportion of the total cost of maintaining the infrastructure of a railway arises from the track,  Modern trains are lighter, travel faster and are much easier to derail than before.  Therefore it is vital that track is maintained adequately. This volume...

The Embankment Dam

Author(s): The British Dam Society
Publication Date: April 1991
ISBN: 9780727716477
Stock level: Low stock
£49.69 £66.25

This is a state-of-the art survey of embankment dams. Drawing on an international authorship, it provides up to date information from many countries on research, environmental considerations, risks, hazards and safety. A major part of the book is devoted to a wide-ranging stu...

Keating Construction Dispute Resolution Handbook, Third Edition

Author(s): Edited by Robert Gaitskell
Publication Date: November 2016
ISBN: 9780727761644
Stock level: In stock
£57.56 £76.75

Keating Construction Dispute Resolution Handbook provides straightforward and pragmatic advice on dealing with construction disputes, at all stages, using principles that are applicable internationally. The book covers the complete spectrum of dispute resolution expertise r...

Transforming the Future of Infrastructure Through Smarter Information: Proceedings of the International Conference on Smart Infrastructure and Construction

Author(s): RJ Mair, K Soga, Y Jin, AL Parlikad and JM Schooling
Publication Date: June 2016
ISBN: 9780727761279
Stock level: Low stock
£122.81 £163.75

The International Conference on Smart Infrastructure and Construction (ICSIC) brings together world-leading academics and practitioners from the fields of infrastructure planning, asset management and sensing. Transforming the Future of Infrastructure through Smarter Inform...

Recycled Aggregates: Use in Concrete (ICE Themes)

Author(s): Edited by Ravindra K Dhir OBE and Chao Qun Lye
Publication Date: September 2019
ISBN: 9780727764638
Stock level: In stock
£93.75 £125.00

Recycled Aggregates: Use in Concrete (ICE Themes) provides an overview of the full spectrum of research undertaken on the use of recycled aggregate as a replacement for commonly used natural aggregate in a wide range of concrete applications. Featuring selected case studies,...

Low Carbon Concrete (ICE Themes)

Author(s): Edited by Ravindra K Dhir OBE and Kevin Paine
Publication Date: October 2019
ISBN: 9780727764591
Stock level: In stock
£93.75 £125.00

ICE Themes Low Carbon Concrete offers an overview of the research and developments that have taken place in this area of concrete technology. Producing concrete with a minimal carbon footprint has become the focus of numerous research projects in order to find sustainable and ...

Coastal Management: Changing coast, changing climate, changing minds

Author(s): Alison Baptiste (ed.)
Publication Date: January 2016
ISBN: 9780727761149
Stock level: Low stock
£198.00 £264.00

The Institution of Civil Engineers Coastal Management conference series is the leading forum for the presentation of the latest developments in coastal engineering. The 8th conference took place in Amsterdam, The Netherlands from 8-9 September 2015 and attracted delegates fro...

Crossrail Project: Infrastructure Design and Construction - Volume 2

Author(s): Mike Black, Christian Dodge and Jessica Yu (eds.)
Publication Date: September 2015
ISBN: 9780727761026
Stock level: In stock
£63.75 £85.00

The construction of the Crossrail project began at North Dock in Canary Wharf in May 2009. Six years on, it is the biggest railway construction project in Europe and is one of the largest single infrastructure investments undertaken in the UK. It consists of 21 km of new twin...

Forensic Engineering: Informing the Future with Lessons from the Past

Author(s): Edited by John Carpenter
Publication Date: September 2013
ISBN: 9780727758224
Stock level: In stock
£105.75 £141.00

Forensic Engineering: Informing the Future with Lessons from the Past is the published proceedings from the Institution of Civil Engineers’ Fifth International Conference on Forensic Engineering, held in London on 16-17 April 2013. The conference maintained a 150 year trad...

Joint Ventures in Construction 2: Contract, governance, performance and risk

Author(s): Edited by Kiyoshi Kobayashi, Khairuddin Abdul Rashid, Masamitsu Onishi and Sharina Farihah Hasan
Publication Date: September 2012
ISBN: 9780727757838
Stock level: Low stock
£60.56 £80.75

A collection of carefully selected papers from the International Conference on Multi-National Joint Ventures for Construction Works held in varying locations within the Asia Pacific region. The book endeavours to report ongoing debates on the theory and practiceof contract an...