Construction Technology 2: Industrial and Commercial Building

3rd edition

by Mike Riley and Alison Cotgrave
See also
Construction Technology 1: House Construction
Construction Technology 3: The Technology of Refurbishment and Maintenance


An excellent, current, reference text suitable for Built Environment students that gives an appreciation of the whole process of the construction of industrial and commercial buildings. The reflective summaries and review tasks provide real active learning opportunities. -Dr Kevin Thomas, Head of Department of Architecture and Built Environment, Northumbria University, UK
The text is written in a comprehensive, informative and logical way. This makes it easy for students to follow and for tutors to incorporate into their lesson plans. Explanations are well structured and are complemented by the illustrations. -Pauline Start, Director of Studies, Anglia Ruskin University, UK