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Flood Resilience (ICE Themes)

Author(s): Edited by Manuela Escarameia and Andrew Tagg
Publication Date: May 2018
ISBN: 9780727763938
Stock level: In stock
£103.60 £129.50

The ICE Themes series showcases cutting edge research and practical guidance in all branches of civil engineering. Each title focuses on a key issue or challenge in civil engineering, and includes research from the industry’s finest thinkers and influencers published through ...

Flood Risk: Planning, Design and Management of Flood Defence Infrastructure

Author(s): Paul Sayers (Editor)
Publication Date: July 2012
ISBN: 9780727741561
Stock level: In stock
£84.20 £105.25

This uniquely comprehensive guide for engineers and scientists demonstrates the feasibility of an integrated approach that combines resilient infrastructure with adaptive flood risk management. The book offers practical guidance on managing existing flood defences and design...

Land Drainage and Flood Defence Responsibilities, Fifth edition

Author(s): ICE
Publication Date: September 2016
ISBN: 9780727760630
Stock level: In stock
£41.20 £51.50

Land Drainage and Flood Defence Responsibilities offers practical, engineering-focused coverage of the legislation relating to water management, flood risk and drainage. Owing to increasingly erratic weather patterns and the effects of climate change, the topics of drainage...

Floods and Reservoir Safety, 4th edition

Author(s): Institution of Civil Engineers
Publication Date: April 2015
ISBN: 9780727760067
Stock level: In stock
£32.80 £41.00

This fourth edition of Floods and Reservoir Safety provides authoritative guidance on flood protection standards, flood magnitude and freeboard -guidance which is essential for engineers who are responsible for the design and inspection of reservoirs. In the period since p...

Ensuring Reservoir Safety into the Future

Author(s): H. Hewlett
Publication Date: September 2008
ISBN: 9780727735225
Stock level: In stock
£142.60 £178.25

Latest essential information on reservoir safety from the heart of the water management profession The new title from Thomas Telford contains the proceedings from the 15th Conference of the British Dam Society. Ensuring Reservoir Safety into the Future discusses key topics...

Strategic Management Applied to International Construction

Author(s): R Howes and J H M Tah
Publication Date: February 2003
ISBN: 9780727732118
Stock level: Low stock
£29.20 £36.50

The past 50 years has seen a steady increase in the number of construction businesses operating on a global basis. However, in recent years, there has been a total transformation of the international business market into more of an integrated holistic community and this trans...

The Embankment Dam

Author(s): The British Dam Society
Publication Date: April 1991
ISBN: 9780727716477
Stock level: Low stock
£55.00 £68.75

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...

Civil Engineering Special Issue: Infrastructure Resilience

Author(s): Editor: Simon Fullalove
Publication Date: November 2020
ISBN: 9780727758514
Stock level: In stock
£8.00 £10.00

This special issue of Civil Engineering, containing nine papers, explores the resilience for a number of different types of infrastructures, geographical locations and perspectives – all with a view to helping improve serviceability levels and expectations, with occurrences of...

Coastal Management: Changing coast, changing climate, changing minds

Author(s): Alison Baptiste (ed.)
Publication Date: January 2016
ISBN: 9780727761149
Stock level: Low stock
£218.60 £273.25

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...

Guidebook of Applied Fluvial Geomorphology

Author(s): D. Sear, D. Malcolm, D. Newson and C. Thorne
Publication Date: November 2009
ISBN: 9780727734846
Stock level: In stock
£121.80 £152.25

The practical application of geomorphological science now forms a regular part of any project involving flood protection, fisheries, conservation, recreation, environmental protection and river restoration. The responsibilities now placed upon organisations by the EU Water Fr...