Items where Subject is "T Technology > TH Building construction"
Number of items at this level: 125.
Currie, John, Bros Williamson, Julio and Stinson, Jon (2013) Housing Innovation Showcase 2012: Building Performance Evaluation, Phase 1-Part 1. Project Report. Kingdom Housing Association, Edinburgh.
Currie, John, Wiliamson, Julio Bros and Stinson, Jon (2013) Monitoring thermal upgrades to ten traditional properties. Technical Report. Historic Scotland, Edinburgh.
Porteous, Jack and Kermani, Abdy (2013) Structural Timber design to Eurocode 5. Wiley-Blackwell. ISBN 978-1405146388
Zhang, Binsheng, Kermani, Abdy and Fillingham, Tony (2013) Vibrational performance of timber floors constructed with metal web joists. Engineering Structures, 56. pp. 1321-1334. ISSN 0141 0296
Davies, Ivor, Fairfield, Charlie, Stupart, Alastair and Wood, John (2012) External timber cladding: design and performance. The Structural Engineer, 90 (12). pp. 46-53. ISSN 1466-5123
Deakin, Mark, Reid, Alasdair and Campbell, Fiona H (2012) The mass-retrofitting of an energy efficient low carbon dioxide zone. Proceedings of the ICE - Energy, 165 (4). pp. 197-208. ISSN 1751-4223
Deakin, Mark (2011) Sustainable Urban Development. PhD thesis, Institute of Sustainable Construction ( Centre for Sustainable Communities).
Davies, Ivor (2011) Moisture conditions in external timber cladding: field trials and their design implications. PhD thesis, Edinburgh Napier University.
Khokhar, Aamir Muhammad (2011) The evaluation of shear properties of timber beams using torsion test method. PhD thesis, Edinburgh Napier University.
Girard, Aymeric (2011) Modelling the energy resource for buildings and the use of appropriate low carbon technologies. PhD thesis, Edinburgh Napier University.
Mpakati Gama, Effieness, Wamuziri, Sam and Sloan, Brian (2011) Applicability of inventory methods for embodied energy assessment of buildings in Sub-Sahara Africa. The Built and Human Environment Review, 4 (2). pp. 41-55. ISSN 1759-0754
Mpakati Gama, Effieness, Wamuziri, Sam and Sloan, Brian (2011) Environmental monitoring and evaluation in Sub-Sahara Africa – a state of the art review. The Built and Human Environment Review, 4 (2). pp. 56-63. ISSN 1759-0574
Smith, Sean, Fairfield, Charles A and Su, Shenzhi (2011) Vibration Insulation Properties of Resilient Bars in Timber Floors. Building Acoustics, 17 (4). pp. 249-268. ISSN 1351-010X
Su, Shenzhi, Smith, Sean and Fairfield, Charles (2011) An experimental study of the effects of resilient bars on plate vibration. Applied Acoustics, 72 (4). pp. 241-247. ISSN 0003 682X
Coste, Guillaume (2010) The assessment and applications of a new connector type for use in timber structural systems. PhD thesis, Edinburgh Napier University.
Mpakati Gama, Effieness, Wamuziri, Sam and Sloan, Brian (2010) Environmental sustainability in the construction Industry in developing countries: a study of embodied energy of low-cost housing. In: 26th Annual ARCOM Conference, 6-8 September 2010, Leeds, UK.
Davies, Ivor and Wood, John (2010) Exterior timber cladding: design, installation and performance. Arcamedia, Edinburgh. ISBN 978-1-904320-04-3
Sloan, Brian and Dennison, Elizabeth (2010) Strategic management of local authority property in the UK: a case for positivism in island communities. In: 26th ARCOM Annual Conference, 6-8 September 2010, Leeds, UK.
Smith, Sean and Lothian, S (2009) Smoking outdoors and noise survey: results of project SONoS. Scottish Government, Edinburgh. (Unpublished)
Su, Shenzhi (2009) Structure-borne sound transmission through resiliently suspended ceilings in timber frame floors. PhD thesis, Edinburgh Napier University.
Porteous, Jack and Kermani, Abdy (2009) EC5 - Deformation and creep of timber structures. The Structural Engineer, 87 (17). pp. 25-30. ISSN 1466 5123
MacKenzie, Roderick (2009) The non-destructive evaluation of Sitka spruce mechanical properties using acoustic methods. PhD thesis, Edinburgh Napier University.
Smith , Sean, MacKenzie, Richard and Wood, J B (2009) Development of new standards for sound insulation for new housing in Scotland. In: Euronoise 2009, 26- 28 October 2009.
Garnier, Celine (2009) PERFORMANCE MEASUREMENT AND MATHEMATICAL MODELLING OF INTEGRATED SOLAR WATER HEATERS. PhD thesis, Edinburgh Napier University.
Khamkanya, Thadsin and Sloan, Brian (2008) Flexible working in Scottish Local Authority property: Developing a Combined Resource Management Strategy. International Journal of Strategic Property Management, 12 (3). pp. 183-202. ISSN 1648-715X
Abu-Shabeen, Nadine Nabeel (2008) Development of multi-criteria decision analysis models for bidding and contractor selection. PhD thesis, edinburgh Napier University.
Prokofieva, Elena and Smith , Sean (2008) Methods of quality control of airborne and impact sound insualtion in newly built residential buildings. In: XX Session of the Russian Accoustical Society , October 2008, Moscow, Russia.
Smith, Sean, Baker, D and Panter, D (2008) Monitoring the performance of 100,000 homes per annum. In: Joint American(ASA)-European (EAA) Conference, July 2008, Accoustics 08 Paris France.
Smith, Sean (2008) New heights in sound insulation. In: Timber in construction , November 2008, Manchester.
Smith, Sean (2008) Research knowledge transfer and testing facilities ot Scottish universities. In: Scottish Construction Centre, March 2009.
Smith, Sean (2008) Sound insulation and lightweight structures. In: FutureBuild, 26 - 28 February 2008, Earls Court, London.
Asif, Muhammad, Currie, John and Muneer, Tariq (2007) Comparison of aluminium and stainless steel built-in storage solar water heater. Building Service Engineering Research and Technology, 28 (4). pp. 293-303. ISSN 0143 6244
Smith, Sean, Wood, John and MacKenzie, Richard (2007) Design of separating constructions that are resistant to the transmission of noise -part 1 - main report. Scottish Building Standards Agency. (Unpublished)
Smith, Sean, Wood, John and MacKenzie, Richard (2007) Design of separating constructions that are resistant to the transmission of noise-part 2 - example details. Scottish Building Standards Agency, Edinburgh.
Henderson, Douglas, Junaidi, Haroon, Muneer, Tariq, Grassie, Tom and Currie, John (2007) Experimental and CFD Investigation of an ICSSWH at various inclinations. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 11 (6). 1087 - 1116. ISSN 1364 0321
Panter, D, Baker, D, Smith, Sean, Bloodworth, S and Dunbavin, P (2007) Submission to Building Regulatory Advisory Committee: 3 year review of Robust Details. Communities and Local Government. (Unpublished)
ICOPAL Ltd. (GB) (2007) Acoustic Isolator for a Party Wall. British Patent Application No GB 2 429 719 A.
Hughes, M, Carpenter, J and Hill, Callum (2007) Deformation and fracture behaviour of flax fibre reinforced thermosetting polymer matrix composites. Journal of Materials Science, 42 (7). pp. 2499-2511. ISSN 0022-2461
Deakin, Mark and Allwinkle, Sam (2007) Urban regeneration and sustainable communities: The role of networks, innovation and creativity in building successful partnerships. Journal of Urban Technology, 14 (1). pp. 77-91. ISSN 1063 0732
Waters-Fuller, Tim, MacKenzie, Robin, MacKenzie, Richard, Lurcock, Daniel, Smith, Sean and Steel, C (2007) NANR116 Open-Closed Window Research Report. Technical Report. Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Edinburgh. (Unpublished)
Baillie, Lynne and Benyon, David (2007) Place and technology in the home. Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW): The Journal of Collaborative Computing, 17 (2-3). pp. 227-256. ISSN 09259724
Clarke, Peter, Davidson, Alan, Kubie, Jorge and Muneer, Tariq (2007) Two years of measured performance of a medium-sized building integrated photovoltaic facility at Napier University, Edinburgh. In: Proceedings of the Conference – SOLARIS 2007, 3rd International Conference on Solar Radiation and Day Lighting.
Smith, Sean, MacDonald, R, Lurcock, Daniel and MacKenzie, Robin (2007) Airborne sound transmission, ISO 140 and influence of ISO 717-1 spectrum adaptation terms. In: 19th International Congress on Acoustics, September 2007, Madrid, Spain.
Wilson, Peter (2007) New Timber Architecture in Scotland. Arcamedia, Belfast. ISBN 1 904320 05 8
Currie, John, Capper, G and Holmes, J (2006) Energy efficiency improvements through sunspace augmented positive input ventilation of buildings. In: EPIC 2006 AIVC Vol 3, 20-22 November 2006, Lyon, France.
Kermani, Abdy and Hairstans, Robert (2006) Racking resistance of structural insulated panels. Journal of Structural Engineering, 132 (11). pp. 1806-1812. ISSN 0733-9445
Zhang, Hexin, Ridley-Ellis, Daniel and Hapca, Adrian Ilie (2006) Timber Plate Dynamics with Space-Time Finite Element. Proceedings of the 9th World Conference on Timber Engineering, Portland 2006.
Junaidi, Haroon, Henderson, Douglas, Muneer, Tariq, Grassie, Tom and Currie, John (2006) Study of stratification in a (ICSSWH) Integrated Collector Storage Solar Water Heater. In: 9th AIAA/ASME Joint Thermophysis & Heat Transfer Conference, 2006, San Francisco, California.
Odeh, Naser A, Grassie, Tom, Henderson, Douglas and Muneer, Tariq (2006) Modelling of flow rate in a photovoltaic-driven roof slate-based solar ventilation air preheating system. Energy Conversion and Management, 47 (7-8). pp. 909-925. ISSN 0196 8904
Bahadori-Jahromi, Ali, Kermani, Abdy, Zhang, Ben, Harte, A M, Bayne, K, Turner, J and Walford, B (2006) Influence of cross-section on the strength of timber beams. Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers, Structures & Buildings, 159 (2). pp. 103-114. ISSN 0965-0911
Smith, Sean, Baker, D, MacKenzie, Richard, Wood, John, Dunbavin, P and Panter, D (2006) The development of robust details for sound insulation in new build attached dwellings. Journal of Building Appraisal, 2 (1). pp. 69-85. ISSN 1742-8262
Waters-Fuller, Tim, Lurcock, Daniel, MacKenzie, Richard and MacKenzie, Robin (2006) Open/closed window research: sound insulation through ventilated domestic windows. Technical Report. DEFRA, Edinburgh.
Kermani, Abdy (2006) Performance of structural insulated panels. Proceedings of ICE: Journal of Structures & Buildings, 159 (1). pp. 13-19. ISSN 0965-0911
MacKenzie, Richard and Smith, Sean (2006) Development of robust details for sound insulation. In: New Zealand Accoustical Scoiety, May 2006, Auckland, New Zealand. (Unpublished)
Smith, Sean, Wood, John and MacKenzie, Robin (2006) Housing and sound insulation: Improving existing attached dwellings and designing for conversions. Arcamedia, Edinburgh. ISBN 1-904320-04-X
Waters-Fuller, Tim, MacKenzie, Robin, MacKenzie, Richard, Smith, Sean and Steel, C (2006) Neighbour noise: control of noise from laminate and wooden flooring. Technical Report. Noise Nuisance Section, Environment Division, Scottish Executive, Edinburgh. (Unpublished)
Smith, Sean (2006) Sound insulation in Scotland's housing stock. In: UK Noise Association , September 2006, Edinburgh. (Unpublished)
Smith, Sean (2006) Within these walls. In: UK Noise Association , September 2006, Edinburgh. (Unpublished)
Smith, Sean (2006) The genesis for even quieter homes. In: Sustainable new homes and sound insulation conference, 31 October 2006, Austin Court, Birmingham.
Khalaf, Fouad (2005) New test for determination of masonry tensile bond strength. ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, 17 (6). pp. 725-732. ISSN 0899 1561
Smith, Sean, Wood, John and MacKenzie, Richard (2005) A guide for housing and sound insulation. Scottish Building Standards Agency. (Unpublished)
Khalaf, Fouad and De Venny, Alan S (2005) Properties of new and recycled clay brick aggregates for use in concrete. ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, 17 (4). pp. 456-464. ISSN 0899-1561
Wamuziri, Sam and Seywright, A (2005) Procurement of construction projects in local government. Municipal Engineer, 158 (2). 145 - 152. ISSN 0965-0903
Porteous, Alexander and Kermani, Abdy (2005) Fully overlapping nailed joints with steel gussets in timber structures. ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, 131 (5). pp. 806-815. ISSN 0733 9445
Edwards, Andrew J (2005) Properties of hydraulic and nonhydraulic limes for use in construction. PhD thesis, Edinburgh Napier University.
Waters-Fuller, Tim and Lurcock, Daniel (2005) Research into the acoustic transmission of open and closed windows. Technical Report. Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs.
Freedman, Geoffrey J H and Kermani, Abdy (2005) Sustainable timber engineering structures. Journal of the Institution of Agricultural Engineers, Landwards, 60 (5). pp. 2-10. ISSN 1363-8300
Wilson, Peter, McMillan, Andrew, Maxwell, Ingval and Young, Maureen (2005) Building with Scottish Stone. Arcamedia & Natural Stone Institute, Belfast. ISBN 1 904320 02 3
Smith, Sean (2005) Making it work - regulation, design guidance and good practice. In: Quiet Homes for London , November 2005, Greater London Authority and UK Noise Association. (Unpublished)
MacKenzie, Robin and Waters-Fuller, Tim (2004) The development and production of a guide for noise control from laminated and wooden flooring. Technical Report. UK, Department of the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra), London.
Hairstans, Robert, Kermani, Abdy and Lawson, R (2004) Crane erection of timber-trussed rafter roofs. Engineering Sustainability, 157 (2). pp. 89-98. ISSN 1478 4629
Delaney, Frank T and Wamuziri, Sam (2004) The impact of mergers and acquisitions on shareholder wealth in the UK construction industry. Engineering Construction & Architectural Management, 11 (1). 65- 73. ISSN 1365 232X
Hairstans, Robert, Dodyk, R, Kermani, Abdy, Lawson, R and MacKenzie, Robin (2004) Knowledge transfer in timber frame construction. In: Proceedings of the 9th World Conference on Timber Engineering, Oregon, USA, 6th - 10th August 2006, Portland, Oregon, USA.
Smith , Sean (2004) Part E and Robust Details. In: Housebuilding 2004: Management Conference, 7-8 September 2004, London. (Unpublished)
Smith , Sean (2004) RSD Project-Part E building regulations update. In: Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors and Association of Building Engineers, 2004, London. (Unpublished)
Wong, Andy and Sloan, Brian (2003) The challenge of designing a computer network system: A snapshot of UK construction SMEs. International Journal of Strategic Property Management, 7 (3). pp. 107-118. ISSN 1648-715X
Taylor, Mark D (2003) Economic appraisal and risk analysis of construction automation. PhD thesis, Edinburgh Napier University.
Smith, Sean, Wood, J B, MacKenzie, Richard and MacKenzie, Roderick (2003) The Building Regulations 2000 – amendment of the building regulations to allow robust standard details to be used as an alternative to pre-completion testing. Technical Report. Stationery Office.
Smith, Sean, Wood, John, MacKenzie, Richard and MacKenzie, Robin (2003) Robust Standard Details for Part E: submitted by request of the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister. Office of the Deputy Prime Minister. (Unpublished)
Deakin, Mark (2003) Developing sustainable communities in Edinburgh’s South East Wedge: The settlement model and design solution. Journal of Urban Design, 8 (2). pp. 137-148. ISSN 1357-4809
Delaney, Frank T (2003) EFFECTIVENESS OF MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS AND CORPORATE FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE IN CONSTRUCTION. PhD thesis, Napier University.
Smith, Sean (2003) Report to the Building Regulations Advisory committee: RSD project progress report. Department of transport, Local Government and the Regions. (Unpublished)
Porteous, Alexander (2003) The Structural behaviour of timber joints made with fully overlapping nails. PhD thesis, Napier University.
Zhang, Xiaodong (2002) Daylighting performance of tubular solar light pipes: measurement, modelling and validation. PhD thesis, Edinburgh Napier University.
Smith, Sean (2002) Proposals for the assessment of Robust Standard Details: prepared for the Government-Industry joint RSD Steering group. Department of Transport, Local Government and the Regions. (Unpublished)
Taylor, Mark D and Wamuziri, Sam (2002) Strategic construction mechatronics valuation: A real option-pricing approach. Journal of Financial Management of Property and Construction, 7 (2). 75 - 90. ISSN 1366-4387
Deakin, Mark, Curwell, Steve and Lombardi, Patrizia (2002) Sustainable urban development: the framework and directory of assessment methods. Journal of Environmental Assessment Policy and Management, 4 (2). pp. 171-197. ISSN 1464 3332
Grassie, Tom, MacGregor, K, Muneer, Tariq and Kubie, Jorge (2002) Design of a PV driven low flow solar domestic hot water system and modelling of the system collector outlet temperature. Energy Conversion and Management, 43 (8). pp. 1063-1078.
Deakin, Mark, Huovila, Pekka, Rao, Susheel, Sunikka, Minna and Vreeker, Ron (2002) The assessment of sustainable urban development. Building Research & Information, 30 (2). pp. 95-108. ISSN 0961-3218
Asif, Muhammad (2002) Life cycle assessment of aluminium-clad timber windows. PhD thesis, Napier University.
Davies, Ivor, Walker, Bruce and Pendlebury, James (2002) Timber Cladding in Scotland. Discussion Paper. Arca Publications, Edinburgh.
Asif, Muhammad, Davidson, Alan and Muneer, Tariq (2001) Embodied energy analysis of aluminium-clad windows. Building Services Engineering Research and Technology, 22 (3). pp. 195-199. ISSN 0143-6244
Guo, Qiu Ling, Maher, Mike and Wamuziri, Sam (2001) Risk analysis in construction networks using a modified stochastic model. Civil Engineering and Environmental Systems, 18 (3). 215 - 241. ISSN 1028-6608
Smith, Sean (2001) Implications of Part E building regulation proposals for England and Wales. Department of Environment, Transport and Regions. (Unpublished)
Asif, Muhammad, Davidson, Alan and Muneer, Tariq (2001) Powder-coated Al-clad Windows: characteristics and performance. In: Proceedings of the Conference - Whole-life Performance of Facades, Bath 2001.
Smith, Sean, MacKenzie, Richard, MacKenzie, Robin and Waters-Fuller, Tim (2001) Impact of part E proposals to Scottish domestic new build construction industry - part 2. Building Standards Division, Scottish Executive, Edinburgh. (Unpublished)
Smith, Sean, MacKenzie, Robin, MacKenzie, Richard and Waters-Fuller, Tim (2001) A review of sound insulation in Scottish domestic construction Part 1. Building Standards Division, Scottish Executive, Edinburgh.
Low, Boon Kee and Sloan, Brian (2001) A perspective on the digital service industry for building professionals. Automation in Construction, 10 (2). 229 - 237. ISSN 0926 5805
Wilson, Peter, Walker, Bruce, Davies, Ivor and Rollinson, Tim (2001) Designing with timber. Adleader Publications, Belfast. ISBN 0 85538 539 1
Guo, Qiu Ling (2001) Development of risk analysis models for decision-making in project management. PhD thesis, Napier University.
Heritage, Ian (2001) Direct electric curing of mortar and concrete. PhD thesis, Edinburgh Napier University.
Smith, Sean (2001) Implications of the performance criteria for the timber frame industry of proposed approved document E. In: Timber Frame Industry Association, June 2001, Timber Frame Industry Association.
Smith, Sean (2001) New A.D.E. proposals - an analysis of the proposed criteria. In: IOA North West Branch Meeting, April 2001, Salford, UK. (Unpublished)
Smith, Sean (2001) Performance of party walls and floors. In: Housing and sound insulation conference, June 2001, Scottish Executive, Edinburgh .
Smith, Sean (2001) Pre-completion testing and housing (proposed Part-E building regulations). In: House builders federation technical conference ADE, December 2001, Kettering, UK.
Smith, Sean, MacKenzie, Robin, MacKenzie, Richard and Waters-Fuller, Tim (2001) A review of the sound insulation performance in Scottish domestic construction: report. In: Building Standards Division, May 2001, Scottish Executive, Edinburgh. (Unpublished)
Fringuellino, M, Smith, Sean and Pontillo, M (2000) La statistical energy analysis come strumento progettuale aplicato all'acustica edilizia (Statistical Energy Analysis as a prediction design tool in building accoustics). Rivista Italiana di Acustica 2. ISSN 0393-1110
Craik, R J M and Smith, Sean (2000) Sound transmission through double leaf lightweight partitions: part 1 - airborne sound. Applied Accoustics, 61 (2). pp. 223-245. ISSN 0003-682X
Craik, R J M and Smith, Sean (2000) Sound transmission through lightweight parallel plates: part 2 - structure borne sound. Applied Accoustics, 61 (2). pp. 247-269. ISSN 0003-682X
Smith, Sean (2000) Theoretical investigation of the inter-laboratory results on sound transmission through heavy solid walls. In: PTB, July 2000, Germany. (Unpublished)
De Venny, Alan S (1999) Recycling of demolished masonry rubble. PhD thesis, Napier University.
Pompoli, Roberto, Fausti, Patrizio and Smith, Sean (1999) An inter-comparison of laboratory measurements of airborne sound insulation of lightweight plasterboard walls. Building Accoustics, 6 (2). pp. 127-140. ISSN 1351-010X
Tait, Colin J (1999) The water ingress characteristics of stressed masonry. PhD thesis, Edinburgh Napier University.
Smith, Sean, Fringuellino, M and Pontillo, M (1999) Analisi Teorica in Acustica Costruttiva. In: Istituto Elettrotecnico Nazionale Galileo Ferraris, February 1999, Torino, Italy. (Unpublished)
Smith, Sean (1999) Avoiding practical disasters in noise and vibration design for buildings. In: Industry-Research Workshop, February 1999, Instituto Elettrotecnico Nazionale Galileo Ferraris, Torino, Italy. (Unpublished)
Smith, Sean (1999) Predicting sound and vibration in real structures using SEA. In: PTB, July 1999, Germany. (Unpublished)
Fringuellino, M and Smith, Sean (1999) Previsione della "Transmission Loss" di pareti in mattone forato utilizzando il metodo SEA. In: Associazone Italiana di Acustica 27th Congress, 1999, Genoa, Italy.
Fringuellino, M and Smith, Sean (1999) Sound transmission through hollow brick structures. Building Accoustics, 6 (3/4). pp. 211-224. ISSN 1351-010X
Smith, Sean (1999) Update report on experimental investigation into wood and concrete lined test aperture borders used for sound transmission performance measurements. In: CEN TC126 WG1 AhG4, March 1999, Berlin. (Unpublished)
Smith, Sean, Pompoli, Roberto and Fausti, Patrizio (1999) An investigation into the reproducability results of the European ILT programme. Building Accoustics, 6 (3/4). pp. 187-210. ISSN 1351-010X
Weir, Gillian Francis (1998) Life cycle assessment of multi-glazed windows. PhD thesis, Napier University.
Pompoli, Roberto and Smith, Sean (1998) Suggested reasons for the discrepancy in the reproducibility results of the inter-comparison of laboratory measurements of airborne sound insulation of walls. In: CEN TC126 WG1 AhG4, 23rd March1998, Zurich.
Smith, Sean (1998) Update report on additional theoretical investigations into inter-laboratory results. In: CEN TC126 WG1 AhG4, October 1998, Munich.
Craik, R J M and Smith, Sean (1996) Sound transmission through lightweight double walls using Statistical Energy Analysis. In: Internoise 96 Conference, 30 July - 2 August 1996, Liverpool.
Smith, Sean and Craik, R J M (1996) Structural coupling through the frame of a double wall. In: Internoise 96 Conference, 30 July - 2 August 1996, Liverpool.