Handbook of Green Building Design and Construction: LEED, BREEAM, and Green Globes

(Last Updated On: March 16, 2017)

Handbook of Green Building Design and Construction: LEED, BREEAM, and Green Globes, Second Edition directly addresses the needs of building professionals interested in the evolving principles, strategies, and concepts of green/sustainable design. Written in an easy to understand style, the book is updated to reflect new standards to LEED. In addition, readers will find sections that cover the new standards to BREEAM that involve new construction Infrastructure, data centers, warehouses, and existing buildings.

  • Provides vital information and penetrating insights into three of the top Green Building Codes and Standards applied Internationally
  • Includes the latest updates for complying with LEED v4 Practices and BREEAM
  • Presents case studies that draws on over 35 years of personal experience from across the world

Front Matter,Copyright,Dedication,Preface to Second Edition,Acknowledgments,IntroductionEntitled to full textChapter One - Green Concepts and Vocabulary, Pages 1-53
Chapter Two - Components of Sustainable Design and Construction, Pages 55-110
Chapter Three - The Green Design and Construction Process, Pages 111-161
Chapter Four - Green Project Cost Monitoring and Closeout, Pages 163-225
Chapter Five - Building Information Modeling (BIM), Pages 227-256
Chapter Six - Green Building Materials and Products, Pages 257-351
Chapter Seven - Indoor Environmental Quality, Pages 353-412
Chapter Eight - Water Efficiency and Sanitary Waste, Pages 413-441
Chapter Nine - Impact of Energy and Atmosphere, Pages 443-571
Chapter Ten - Green Design and Building Economics, Pages 573-619
Chapter Eleven - Green Project Commissioning, Pages 621-659
Chapter Twelve - Project Cost Analysis, Pages 661-701
Chapter Thirteen - Green Specifications and Documentation, Pages 703-746
Chapter Fourteen - Types of Building Contract Agreements, Pages 747-803
Chapter Fifteen - Green Business Development, Pages 805-851
Chapter Sixteen - Building Green—Litigation and Liability Issues, Pages 853-897
Engagement Letter, Pages 901-908
Project Status Report, Pages 909-913
Partial Waiver of Liens, Page 915
Final Waiver of Liens, Page 917
Building Department Information Request, Page 919
Abbreviated Property Condition Report, Pages 921-930
Photo Descriptions, Pages 931-933
Appendix - Acronyms and Abbreviations, Pages 935-946


Handbook of Green Building Design and Construction: LEED, BREEAM, and Green Globes
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