Sustainable Construction 2nd Edition

Sustainable Construction 2nd Edition

Halliday, Sandy

£39.99

  • ISBN
  • Format
  • Language
  • Pages
  • Publisher
  • Date Published
  • 9781138200289
  • Paperback
  • English
  • 400
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • Dec 2018
The second edition of Sustainable Construction provides an accessible primer to the principles and techniques involved in the design and construction of sustainable buildings. It presents examples of current best practice with numerous case studies to highlight current experiences, improve understanding and encourage implementation in construction projects. With chapters covering: Sustainability drivers Cost issues Materials HVAC Lighting and daylighting Water and sewage managment Renewable technologies and many other important issues The book is heavily illustrated in full colour and is the ideal introduction to courses in Sustainable Construction and related undergraduate degree courses from Construction and Engineering through to Architecture, Urban Design and Sustainable Development.