This volume comprises the authoritative work from the International Committee for the Conservation of the Industrial Heritage – the international group dedicated to industrial archaeology and heritage – detailing the latest approaches to the conservation of the global industrial heritage. With contributions from over thirty specialists in archaeology and industrial heritage, Industrial Heritage Re-tooled establishes the first set of comprehensive best practices for the management, conservation, and interpretation of historical industrial sites. This book:-defines the meaning and scope of industrial heritage within an international context;-addresses the identification and conservation of the material remains of industry;-covers subjects as diverse as documentation and recording of industrial heritage, industrial tourism, and the teaching of industrial heritage in museums, schools, and universities.

chapter |4 pages


part I|34 pages

Values and meanings

part II|46 pages

Understanding the evidence

part III|96 pages

Realising the potential

chapter 11|8 pages

Choosing what to preserve

chapter 12|7 pages

Legal protection

chapter 13|9 pages

Urban regeneration and planning

chapter 14|8 pages

Adaptive re-use

chapter 15|7 pages

Financial and fiscal incentives

chapter 16|4 pages

Heritage at risk surveys

chapter 17|7 pages

Conservation plans

chapter 18|6 pages

Adaptive re-use and embodied energy

chapter 19|7 pages

Post-industrial landscapes

chapter 20|6 pages

Industrial ruins

chapter 24|7 pages

Thematic World Heritage Studies

part IV|26 pages

Sharing and enjoying

part V|14 pages

Teaching and learning

chapter 29|3 pages

Teaching in schools

chapter 30|5 pages

University training

chapter 31|5 pages

Distance and on-line learning

part VI|14 pages


chapter 32|6 pages

The work of TICCIH