Provides a range of information for various disciplines engaged in sustainable building design and construction. This title includes seven content areas such as: building form, envelopes, structures, climate control systems, renewable energy, lighting, and landscape design.
Looks at the issues of sustainability and environmental impact in the field of building design and architecture. This book addresses sustainability in building design through development of a series of examples presented as three dimensional models of well-integrated building systems.
Based on the author's real world experience during the course of her career in supply management, engineering, and as a project management professional, this guide demonstrates a proven approach to using project management strategies, tools, and techniques to consistently create successful procurement practices that go beyond mere cost savings.