Imagining the Future City: London 2062
by Sarah Bell, James Paskins (eds)
Publisher: Ubiquity Press 2013
Number of pages: 194
What does the future hold for London? Investigating any aspect of the city's future reveals a complex picture of interrelations and dependencies. This book approaches the question of London's future by considering the city in terms of Connections, Things, Power and Dreams.
Download or read it online for free here:
- Dept. of the Army
This manual provides criteria and guidance for the design of structures to resist the effects of earthquakes. It takes a general approach for the seismic design of buildings. Primary emphasis is given to the equivalent static force design procedure.
- National Academies
In this book, current knowledge about the earthquake performance of concrete dams is evaluated, including procedures for investigating the seismic safety. The book informs researchers about state-of-the-art earthquake analysis of concrete dams.
by Clifford Rutherford - Pressbooks
The book introduces and develops knowledge of basic building maintenance tools and materials, applied skills and techniques, industry health and safety standards, and preventive maintenance and troubleshooting practices required by employers ...
Heavy timber construction is one of the oldest types of buildings. This publication defines the requirements for heavy timber construction, and provides illustrations of good construction details. Written for architects and builders.