By Derrick Teal

Show description

Read or Download Environmental Design + Construction July 2011 PDF

Best construction books

Making Better Buildings: A Comparative Guide to Sustainable Construction for Homeowners and Contractors

A lot has been written in regards to the person parts of sustainable construction, yet how do you convey all of it jointly right into a well-designed entire? Drawing on wide hands-on event, Making higher structures systematically describes the real-world implications of the most well-liked eco-friendly and usual development fabrics and methods, objectively offering the professionals, cons and total viability of every.

London's Contemporary Architecture, Fourth Edition: An Explorer's Guide

Книга London's modern structure London's modern ArchitectureКниги Строительство Автор: Kenneth Allinson Год издания: 0750 Формат: pdf Издат. :Architectural Press Страниц: 264 Размер: 20 MB ISBN: 2006 Язык: Английский0 (голосов: zero) Оценка:London is a residing architectural exhibition. this useful pocket guide:* aids navigation of the city's maximum attractions with a transparent map-based structure* positive aspects greater than 260 structures, with complete notes and references* presents a great complete color photographic checklist of the capital

Deconstruction and Critical Theory

Deconstruction and important conception - surveys the most faculties and theorists of Deconstruction - establishes their philosophical roots - lines their contribution to the certainty of literature and beliefs - compares their severe price - explores the severe response to Deconstruction and its obstacles.

Extra info for Environmental Design + Construction July 2011

Sample text

However, on some campuses, owners could apply both programs should their building types be prototypical. Many commercial office campuses meet these criteria. ) can be applied fairly universally across an owner’s building portfolio. ) required by LEED-EBOM rating system campus-wide, the resulting time and effort savings can be significant. Applying the 2010 AGMBC requires an initial registration submission to the USGBC of a master site. This master site registration should be submitted prior to submitting individual campus projects for their eventual LEED certification review, but they can be done concurrently.

In terms of energy performance this is true without proper follow through. Buildings are designed based on predictive models. Those models are based on a multitude of assumptions about how a client will occupy the space, climate and how systems will perform. Even in the best case, assumptions will not be 100 percent correct. Robust enhanced commissioning and extensive measurement and verification are critical for buildings to perform at levels matching predictive energy models. This means continual measurement, analysis and adjustment of building systems for at least 18 months after occupancy.

7  Rooftop How Does Your Garden Grow? With proven watertight protection for your building, if there’s a Cool Zone® roofing system below. If you’re considering a vegetative roof for your building, consider installing the Duro-Last® Cool Zone roofing system first. The Cool Zone system is perfect for rooftop garden projects because it is precision-fabricated to fit each roof’s dimensions exactly. By eliminating up to 85% of rooftop installation seaming, we significantly reduce job site waste as well as the potential for future leaks – an important consideration if you’re covering your building with a vegetative roof.

Download PDF sample

Environmental Design + Construction July 2011 by Derrick Teal

by Richard

Rated 4.36 of 5 – based on 20 votes