Item description for Advanced Building Systems: A Technical Guide for Architects and Engineers by Klaus Daniels & Elizabeth Schwaiger...
Resource economy, cost-cutting, environmental conservation and the use renewable energies - "integral planning" is a complex challenge requiring the interaction of various disciplines to create modern buildings with optimum efficiency whilst saving material and running costs. Active factors such as construction techniques, building skins, room layout and exterior space should reduce the need for the internal technical facilities and all passive measures exploited to the maximum. Daniels Advanced Building Systems provides an up-to-date overview of the latest technology in building installations, complete with a wide range of detailed technical plans. It is more than merely a systematic handbook focusing on building technology for students of architecture, civil engineering and mechanical engineering, it is also a reference work enabling the practitioner to draw up initial plans and dimensions.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1.5" Width: 9.25" Height: 11.5" Weight: 5.9 lbs.
Release Date Jul 4, 2003
Publisher Birkhäuser Basel
ISBN 3764367237 ISBN13 9783764367237
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More About Klaus Daniels & Elizabeth Schwaiger
Daniels is Chairman of the Board of HL-Technik AG which collaborates with many of today's most renowned contemporary architects. He is also professor of Building Technology and Services at ETH Zurich.