Tag Archives: infrastructure

EPOC 2013: International Community

9-11 Jul 2013, Winter Park, Colorado, USA Contact: Paul Chinowsky, paul.chinowsky@colorado.edu http://www.epossociety.org/EPOC2013

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ICIDA 2013: 2nd International Conference on Infrastructure Development in Africa

14-16 March 2013, Johannesburg, South Africa Contact: caigbavboa@uj.ac.za http://icida.knust.edu.gh

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Pearce, A, Ahn, Y H and HanmiGlobal Co Ltd (2012) Sustainable buildings and ifrastructure: paths to the future. London: Routledge

Sustainable buildings and ifrastructure: paths to the future By Annie Pearce, Yong Han Ahn and Hanmiglobal Co Ltd, Routledge, London, 2012. ISBN 978-0-415-69092-8, £29.99 (pb) Publisher’s description: Construction is one of the biggest industries in the world, providing necessary facilities … Continue reading

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EPOC 2012: Engineering project organization conference – “Global collaboration”

10-12 July 2012, Rheden, The Netherlands Contact: Paul Chinowsky, paul.chinowsky@colorado.edu http://www.epossociety.org/EPOC2012

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Pollalis, S, Georgoulias, A, Ramos, S and Schodek, D, (Eds.) (2012) Infrastructure sustainability and design. London: Routledge

Infrastructure sustainability and design Edited by Spiro Pollalis, Andreas Georgoulias, Stephen Ramos and Daniel Schodek, Routledge, London, 2012. ISBN 978-0-415-89316-9, £44.99 (hb) Publisher’s description: You’re overseeing a large-scale project, but you’re not an engineering or construction specialist, and so you … Continue reading

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De Marco, A (2011) Project management for facility constructions: a guide for engineers and architects. New York: Springer

Project management for facility constructions: a guide for engineers and architects By Alberto De Marco, Springer, New York, 2011. ISBN 978-3-642-17091-1, £62.99 (hb) Publisher’s description: This book describes concepts, methods and practical techniques for managing projects to develop constructed facilities … Continue reading

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CIB TG072 – Public Private Partnership: International conference on PPP body of knowledge

18-20 Mar 2013, Preston, UK Contact: Prof Akintola Akintoye, pppconferenc2013@uclan.ac.uk

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Dewulf, G, Blanken, A and Bult-Spiering, M (2012) Strategic issues in public-private partnerships. 2nd ed. London: Wiley-Blackwell

Strategic issues in public-private partnerships 2nd ed. By Geert Dewulf, Anneloes Blanken and Mirjam Bult-Spiering, Wiley-Blackwell, London, 2012. ISBN 978-0-470-65635-8, £69.99 (hb) Publisher’s description: Managing PPP projects is not a routine job, as every PPP project is different and should … Continue reading

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Book reviews published in 2007

Adamson, D M and Pollington, T (2006) Change in the construction industry: an account of the uk construction industry reform movement 1993–2003, London and New York: Routledge (Reviewed by Professor David Langford, Glasgow Caledonian University) DOI:10.1080/01446190600999071 Anumba, C J, Ugwu, … Continue reading

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ICIDA 2012: 1st International conference on infrastructure development in Africa

22-24 March 2012, Kumasi, Ghana. Contact: De-Graft Owusu-Manu, d.owusu-manu@cidighana.org http://www.icida.knust.edu.gh

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