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Information Management in a Contractor - A Model for the Flow of Data

Author(s): Norman Fisher and Shen Li Yin
Publication Date: April 1992
ISBN: 9780727716668
Stock level: Low stock
£53.44 £71.25

This book examines the flow of all information, relating not only to projects, but also to the more general information, that circulates in a contract. A model is presented, complete with definitions, that would help senior managers to analyze where there are deficiencies in ...

The Consulting Engineers: The British consulting engineers who created the world's infrastructure

Author(s): Hugh Ferguson and Mike Chrimes
Publication Date: January 2020
ISBN: 9780727764003
Stock level: In stock
£33.75 £45.00

From the authors of the successful titles,  The Civil Engineers and The Contractors , comes: The Consulting Engineers: The British consulting engineers who created the world’s infrastructure.  This beautifully illustrated full colour book tells the fascinating story...

Doing it Differently: Systems for rethinking infrastructure, 2nd edition

Author(s): David Blockley, Patrick Godfrey
Publication Date: January 2017
ISBN: 9780727760821
Stock level: In stock
£37.69 £50.25

Doing it Differently: Systems for Rethinking Infrastructure proposes ‘systems thinking’ as a methodology to deliver change. The book sets out the theory, concepts and tools using real-life examples to persuade people to think differently rather than simply relying on specif...

Wastewater Treatment and Technology

Author(s): Christopher Forster
Publication Date: October 2003
ISBN: 9780727732293
Stock level: Low stock
£81.75 £109.00

This book examines the processes available for the various stages of treatment of wastewater, begining with the preliminary processes of screening, grit removal and storm water separation and ending with tertiary treatment and sludge disposal. Key Coverage • Considerable em...

Managing Innovation in Construction

Author(s): Martyn Jones and Mohammed Saad, University of West England
Publication Date: October 2003
ISBN: 9780727730022
Stock level: Low stock
£65.06 £86.75

This book investigates best practice across sectors of the economy and their transfers into the context of construction. It examines the development and diffusion of innovation to address adversarial relationships, and the fragmented processes and lack of customer focus, whic...

Civil Engineering Construction Contracts, 2nd edition

Author(s): Michael O’Reilly, Kingston University
Publication Date: December 1999
ISBN: 9780727727855
Stock level: Low stock
£32.62 £43.50

This book provides a solid background on various principal civil engineering contracts including the ICE 6th, the NEC2, the Arbitration and Conciliation Acts and the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1998. It also includes commentary on the ICE 7th and interna...

Water and Wastewater Project Development

Author(s): Frank Rendell, Institut National des Sciences Appliquees, Rennes
Publication Date: September 1999
ISBN: 9780727727114
Stock level: Low stock
£51.56 £68.75

The book provides instruction and guidance on the evaluation and decision-making processes involved in the conception and realisation of water and wastewater engineering projects. It describes how requirements are assessed for both water supply and sewerage systems, how solut...

The Contractors: The British contractors who built the world’s infrastructure

Author(s): Hugh Ferguson and Mike Chrimes
Publication Date: December 2013
ISBN: 9780727758309
Stock level: In stock
£33.56 £44.75

Fully illustrated in colour, The Contractors , is the first history of the challenges and adventures faced by British civil engineering contractors from their emergence with canal construction in the late-eighteenth century to the present day. Extraordinarily ambitious, larg...

Graphics for Urban Design, Second edition

Author(s): Bally Meeda
Publication Date: August 2018
ISBN: 9780727761712
Stock level: In stock
£44.25 £59.00

Producing a graphical representation of an urban design, town planning or regeneration project is an essential aspect of the design process. How do practitioners use these graphics to best effect and how are created most effectively? Graphics for Urban Design provides guida...

Basic Water Treatment, Sixth Edition

Author(s): Chris Binnie, Martin Kimber and Hugh Thomas
Publication Date: December 2017
ISBN: 9780727763341
Stock level: In stock
£45.94 £61.25

Basic Water Treatment , now in its sixth edition, is an accessible and practical guide to all aspects of potable water quality and treatment. Focusing on the issues of most interest to practising engineers, it provides examples of good practice, summarises key issues and cri...