Construction Books

Construction Books

Download Civil Engineering Construction books including building construction handbooks, building construction illustrated books etc. in concrete, steel, aluminum and timber construction.

2500 VIP Members Celebration and Special Offer to Join Civilax VIP

Today VIP Membership surpassed the 2,500 Mark. After less than 4 years from the launch of VIP Membership, Civilax.com has managed to grow to over 2500 members and...

Green BIM: Successful Sustainable Design with Building Information Modeling

Meet the challenge of integrating Building Information Modeling and sustainability with this in-depth guide, which pairs these two revolutionary movements to create environmentally friendly...

BIM in Small-Scale Sustainable Design

"Any architect doing small or medium scaled projects who is also vested in sustainable design but is not yet doing BIM will enjoy this...

Building Information Modeling: BIM in Current and Future Practice

Many architects and engineers regard BIM as a disruptive force, changing the way building professionals design, build, and ultimately manage a built structure. With...

BIM Design: Realising the Creative Potential of Building Information Modelling

Building information modelling (BIM) is revolutionising building design and construction. For architects, BIM has the potential to optimise their creativity while reducing risk in...

The BIM Manager’s Handbook: Guidance for Professionals in Architecture, Engineering and Construction

The BIM Manager's Handbook: Guidance for Professionals in Architecture, Engineering, and ConstructionBuilding Information Modelling (BIM) is a design and construction software that manages not...

Construction Manager’s BIM Handbook

Building Information Modelling (BIM) harnesses digital technologies to unlock more efficient methods of designing, creating and maintaining built environment assets, so the Construction Manager’s...

Applied Building Physics: Boundary Conditions, Building Peformance and Material Properties

The energy crises of the 1970s, persisting moisture problems, complaints about sick buildings, thermal, visual and olfactory discomfort, and the move towards more sustainability...

Applied Building Physics: Ambient Conditions, Building Performance and Material Properties

Bad experiences with construction quality, the energy crises of 1973 and 1979,complaints about `sick buildings?, thermal, acoustical, visual and olfactory discomfort, the need for...

Designing Green Cement Plants

Cement production is known to be a polluting and energy-intensive industry. Cement plants account for 5 percent of global emissions of carbon dioxide and...