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A Dictionary of Construction, Surveying and Civil Engineering

Christopher Gorse, David Johnston and Martin Pritchard

Published in print January 2012 | ISBN: 9780199534463
Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191757624 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acref/9780199534463.001.0001
A Dictionary of Construction, Surveying and Civil Engineering

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Over 8,000 entries

The most up-to-date dictionary of building, surveying, and civil engineering terms and definitions available.

Written by an experienced team of experts in the respective fields, it covers in over 8,000 entries the key areas of construction technology and practice, civil and construction engineering, construction management techniques and processes, and legal aspects such as contracts and procurement. With increasing emphasis on sustainability and energy efficiency of buildings and civil engineering key terms are addressed. Illustrations and entry-level web links complement entries where necessary.

Its wide coverage makes it the ideal reference for students of construction and related areas, as well as for professionals in the field.

Book.  8141 pages.  213691 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Engineering and Technology

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