Sustainable Construction

By: Sandy Halliday

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Description The second edition of Sustainable Construction provides a masterclass on the principles and techniques involved in the design and delivery of practical, affordable, high quality sustainable buildings and places. It presents precedents, theory, concepts and principles alongside 120 wide ranging case studies that highlight current best practice and encourage implementation. Topics in the book include: • the history of ideas in sustainable construction • policy • materials • cost issues • appraisal techniques • environmental design • energy • water • construction processes • and urban ecology. The book is heavily illustrated in full colour and is an ideal, contemporary, accessible primer to courses in Architecture, Construction, Building Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Project Management, Landscape, Urbanism and Development. Table of Contents 1. Sustainability drivers 2. Policy and legislation 3. Cost Issues 4. Appraisal Tools & Techniques 5. Materials selection 6. Low-impact construction 7. Environmental Design: Heating, Cooling & Ventilation 8. Energy Generation 9. Lighting & Daylighting 10. Water & Sewage Management 11. Construction Processes 12. Urban Ecology. Printed Pages: 466

Title: Sustainable Construction

Author Name: Sandy Halliday

Categories: India, Architecture,

Edition: Second Edition

Publisher: Routledge/Mehul Book Sales: 2019

ISBN: 113820028X

ISBN 13: 9781138200289

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 1203750

Keywords: Sustainable Construction Sandy Halliday