Architecture: Building Types

  • Solar House book cover

    Solar House

    1st Edition

    By Terry Galloway

    Covering the full life span of the project, from siting issues through specific design features to maintenance of the property and equipment, this is a comprehensive guide to designing, planning and building a solar house. The author uses his experience of living in a solar house to inform the…

    Paperback – 2004-02-10

  • The Distributed Workplace: Sustainable Work Environments book cover

    The Distributed Workplace

    Sustainable Work Environments, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Harrison, Paul Wheeler, Carolyn Whitehead

    The Distributed Workplace provides in one volume essential information on sustainable work environments which will be invaluable to those developing workplace strategies for end-user organizations as well as suppliers of office buildings, information and communications technologies and building…

    Paperback – 2003-11-27

  • Suburban Form: An International Perspective book cover

    Suburban Form

    An International Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Brenda Case Scheer, Kiril Stanilov

    This book examines and documents the remarkable development and transformation of suburban form throughout the globe during the twentieth century. The premise that suburban areas are monotonous, inert environments is put to a test through investigation of the complexity of those suburban settings…

    Paperback – 2003-11-20

  • The Saga of Sydney Opera House: The Dramatic Story of the Design and Construction of the Icon of Modern Australia book cover

    The Saga of Sydney Opera House

    The Dramatic Story of the Design and Construction of the Icon of Modern Australia, 1st Edition

    By Peter Murray

    Peter Murray's compelling and highly readable biography of the building presents both sides of the story. Using previously unpublished files and papers, Murray has managed to unravel one of the most intriguing architectural controversies of recent times - what really happened when they built Sydney…

    Paperback – 2003-11-20

  • Access for Disabled People to Arts Premises: The Journey Sequence book cover

    Access for Disabled People to Arts Premises: The Journey Sequence

    1st Edition

    By Geoffrey Lord, C Wycliffe Noble

    Illustrating actual building design solutions that have been created to improve accessibility for disabled patrons and performers, the 'Journey Sequence' outlines the best examples of design innovation produced in response to new and upcoming legislation.A knowledge of how to design for the…

    Hardback – 2003-11-12

  • Transport, Engineering and Architecture book cover

    Transport, Engineering and Architecture

    1st Edition

    By Hugh Collis

    Transport, Engineering and Architecture is the second book in a series which explores the relationship between engineering and architecture. Divided into chapters devoted to themes such as planning transport systems, bridges, airport and aviation, this book helps today's engineers and architects…

    Hardback – 2003-11-06

  • The Designer's Workspace book cover

    The Designer's Workspace

    1st Edition

    By Douglas Caywood

    The Designer's Workspace presents an extensive resource of distinguished firms' responses to the design of their own offices. Featuring everythingfrom technical detail to interior design, it illustrates what these designers see as the major considerations for modern workplace design. This book…

    Paperback – 2003-10-14

  • Buildings for Industrial Storage and Distribution book cover

    Buildings for Industrial Storage and Distribution

    2nd Edition

    By Jolyon Drury, Peter Falconer, George Heery

    The bible of the industrial storage and distribution industry and the manual of policy and practice. It provides information for those with empty buildings on their hands, those trying to find space for new and/or growing enterprises and those faced with the problem of how to manage multi-tenant,…

    Hardback – 2003-05-29

  • Solar Energy Houses: Strategies, Technologies, Examples book cover

    Solar Energy Houses

    Strategies, Technologies, Examples, 1st Edition

    By Anne-Grete Hestnes, Robert Hastings, Bjarne Saxhof

    Passive and active solar strategies together with the adoption of energy conservation measures and the integration of new materials and technologies can lead to a dramatic reduction of 75-90 per cent in the energy consumption of the buildings. The objective of Task 13 of the IEA's Solar Heating…

    Paperback – 2003-05-01

  • Transportable Environments 2 book cover

    Transportable Environments 2

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Robert Kronenburg, Joseph Lim, Wong Yunn Chii

    This book explores aspects of the historical and theoretical basis for temporary and transportable environments and provides an insight into the wide range of functions that they are used for today, the varied forms they take and the concerns and ideas for their future development. Themes in the…

    Paperback – 2003-03-27
    Taylor & Francis

  • Inclusive Design: Designing and Developing Accessible Environments book cover

    Inclusive Design

    Designing and Developing Accessible Environments, 1st Edition

    By Rob Imrie, Peter Hall

    The reality of the built environment for disabled people is one of social, physical and attitudinal barriers which prevent their ease of mobility, movement and access. In the United Kingdom, most homes cannot be accessed by wheelchair, while accessible transport is the exception rather than the…

    Paperback – 2001-08-09
    Taylor & Francis

  • Kindergarten Architecture book cover

    Kindergarten Architecture

    2nd Edition

    By Mark Dudek

    This fully illustrated guide to the planning and design of pre-school facilities for children is supported by a broad range of case studies, drawn from around the world. Both new buildings and adapted premises are covered. Essays on social development and childcare put the projects in context.…

    Paperback – 2000-12-21
    Taylor & Francis

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