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Published:
October 02, 2014
Editor(s):
AECOM
Infrastructure work is still declining, although there are plans to release £1.3bn worth of road network schemes over the next few years. Network rail has published plans to spend £38bn on upgrade works over the next five years. Water firms are to bring forward $400m of work into this financial 
Published:
October 01, 2014
Editor(s):
AECOM
Coming out of recession… so how is this affecting the construction market? Spon's Mechanical and Electrical Services Price Book 2015 continues to be the most comprehensive and best annual services engineering price book currently available, providing detailed pricing information across the full 
Published:
September 18, 2014
Editor(s):
AECOM
This year’s book has a strong approximate estimates section, with most measured works items also presented as composite items. Now in its 34th edition, Spon's External Works and Landscape Price Book 2015 offers the only comprehensive source of information for detailed external works and landscape 
Published:
September 09, 2014
Editor(s):
AECOM
Recovery in construction is still on track. Business confidence is increasing – but still not yet secure. Following the 18% fall in tender prices between 2008 and 2013, price levels are beginning to recover some lost ground, particularly in the residential sector and with London based projects. It 
Published:
May 27, 2014
Editor(s):
Airong Chen, Dan M. Frangopol, Xin Ruan
Bridge Maintenance, Safety, Management and Life Extension contains the lectures and papers presented at IABMAS 2014, the Seventh International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety and Management (IABMAS 2014), held in Shanghai, China, July 7-11, 2014. This set consists of a book of abstracts 
Published:
March 26, 2014
Editor(s):
Davis Langdon
The beginnings of recovery? Some materials costs are rising, and so are direct labour costs. Spon's Architects' and Builders' Price Book 2014 gives you the total picture. Spon's Architects' and Builders' Price Book 2014, compiled by Davis Langdon, still provides the most 
Published:
October 11, 2013
Editor(s):
Davis Langdon
Output in infrastructure is forecast to rise by 6.6% in 2013 & 7.6% in 2014, driven by Highways Agency’s capital budget funding, by rail and by electricity… Spon's Civil Engineering and Highway Works Price Book 2014 gives costs for both general and civil engineering works and highway works, and 
Published:
October 08, 2013
Editor(s):
Davis Langdon
‘An essential reference for everybody concerned with the calculation of costs of mechanical and electrical works.’ – Cost Engineer A turbulent year for Mechanical and Electrical Contractors. But what’s been the effect on prices? Spon's Mechanical and Electrical Services Price Book 2014 continues to 
Published:
September 27, 2013
Editor(s):
Davis Langdon
This year’s book has a heavily enhanced approximate estimates section, with most measured works items being also presented as composite items. Now in its 33rd edition, Spon's External Works and Landscape Price Book 2014 offers the only comprehensive source of information for detailed external works 
Published:
June 04, 2013
Author(s):
David G. Carmichael
Whatever their discipline, engineers are routinely called upon to develop solutions to all kinds of problems. To do so effectively, they need a systematic and disciplined approach that considers a range of alternatives, taking into account all relevant factors, before selecting the best solution. 

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