Strategic Excellence in the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction Industries

分类: 电子书籍 / Architecture Books
编号: 159985
Strategic Excellence in the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction Industries
 
Strategic Excellence in the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction Industries: How AEC Firms Can Develop and Execute Strategy Using Lean Six Sigma by Gerhard Plenert,‎ Joshua Plenert
2018 | ISBN: 1138478857 | English | 249 pages | PDF | 5 MB

Strategic Excellence in the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction Industries is a process of applied strategic thinking designed to develop a strategy empowered with the agility to adapt to changing circumstances and to drive a high performing culture of ideal behaviors. It is infused with the insight and the thought leadership of the Shingo Model and the scientific thinking of Lean Six Sigma. The book goes beyond the classic approach to strategic planning by driving effective execution of the strategy through the embedment of collective ownership and organization-wide alignment into the entire process.

Structural Design from First Principles

分类: 电子书籍 / Architecture Books
编号: 159945
Structural Design from First Principles
 
Michael Byfield, "Structural Design from First Principles"
2018 | ISBN-10: 1498741215, 1138503495 | 335 pages | PDF | 12 MB

This enlightening textbook for undergraduates on civil engineering degree courses explains structural design from its mechanical principles, showing the speed and simplicity of effective design from first principles.

Southern Splendor: Saving Architectural Treasures of the Old South

分类: 电子书籍 / Architecture Books
编号: 154881
Southern Splendor: Saving Architectural Treasures of the Old South
 
Southern Splendor: Saving Architectural Treasures of the Old South by Marc R. Matrana
English | 30 May 2018 | ISBN: 1496811003 | 400 Pages | EPUB | 18.88 MB

Few things evoke thoughts and memories of the past more than a house from a bygone era, and few places are identified and symbolized more by historic dwellings than the American South. Plantation houses built with columned porticos and wide porches, stout chimneys, large rooms, and sweeping staircases survive as legacies of both a storied and troubled past. These homes are at the heart of a complex web of human relationships that have shaped the social and cultural heritage of the region for generations.

Shell Structures for Architecture: Form Finding and Optimization

分类: 电子书籍 / Architecture Books
编号: 154024
Shell Structures for Architecture: Form Finding and Optimization
 
Sigrid Adriaenssens, Philippe Block, Diederik Veenendaal, Chris Williams, "Shell Structures for Architecture: Form Finding and Optimization"
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0415840597 | PDF | pages: 338 | 36.6 mb

Bringing together experts from research and practice, Shell Structures for Architecture: Form Finding and Optimization presents contemporary design methods for shell and gridshell structures, covering form-finding and structural optimization techniques. It introduces architecture and engineering practitioners and students to structural shells and provides computational techniques to develop complex curved structural surfaces, in the form of mathematics, computer algorithms, and design case studies.

The Architecture Reference & Specification Book Updated & Revised: Everything Architects Need to Know Every Day, 2nd Edition

分类: 电子书籍 / Architecture Books
编号: 150390
The Architecture Reference & Specification Book Updated & Revised: Everything Architects Need to Know Every Day, 2nd Edition
 
The Architecture Reference & Specification Book Updated & Revised: Everything Architects Need to Know Every Day, 2nd Edition by Julia McMorrough
English | February 23rd, 2018 | ISBN: 163159379X, 9781631593796 | 275 pages | True PDF | 44.43 MB

Most architectural standards references contain thousands of pages of details, overwhelmingly more than architects need to know to know on any given day. The updated and revised edition of Architecture Reference & Specification contains vital information that's essential to planning and executing architectural projects of all shapes and sizes, all in a format that is small enough to carry anywhere. It distills the data provided in standard architectural volumes and is an easy-to-use reference for the most indispensable–and most requested–types of architectural information.

Digital Design Exercises for Architecture Students

分类: 电子书籍 / Architecture Books
编号: 149922
Digital Design Exercises for Architecture Students
Digital Design Exercises for Architecture Students
by Jason S. Johnson and Joshua Vermillion
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1138823147 | 264 Pages | PDF(conv) | 16 MB  
 
Digital Design Exercises for Architecture Students teaches you the basics of digital design and fabrication tools with creative design exercises, featuring over 200 illustrations, which emphasize process and evaluation as key to designing in digital mediums. The book is software neutral, letting you choose the software with which to edit raster and vector graphics and to model digital objects. The clear, jargon-free introductions to key concepts and terms help you experiment and build your digital media skills. During the fabrication exercises you will learn strategies for laser cutting, CNC (computer-numerically controlled) milling, and 3D printing to help you focus on the processes of design thinking. Reading lists and essays from practitioners, instructors, and theorists ground the exercises in both broader and deeper contexts and encourage you to continue your investigative journey.

Introducing Architectural Tectonics: Exploring the Intersection of Design and Construction

分类: 电子书籍 / Architecture Books
编号: 149921
Introducing Architectural Tectonics: Exploring the Intersection of Design and Construction
Introducing Architectural Tectonics:
Exploring the Intersection of Design and Construction

by Chad Schwartz
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1138833444 | 427 Pages | PDF(conv) | 32.6 MB  
 
Introducing Architectural Tectonics is an exploration of the poetics of construction. Tectonic theory is an integrative philosophy examining the relationships formed between design, construction, and space while creating or experiencing a work of architecture. In this text, author Chad Schwartz presents an introductory investigation into tectonic theory, subdividing it into distinct concepts in order to make it accessible to beginning and advanced students alike.

Sustainable Landscape Construction: A Guide to Green Building Outdoors, 3rd Edition

分类: 电子书籍 / Architecture Books
编号: 147486
Sustainable Landscape Construction: A Guide to Green Building Outdoors, 3rd Edition
 
Sustainable Landscape Construction: A Guide to Green Building Outdoors, 3rd Edition by Kim Sorvig,‎ J. William Thompson
English | February 1st, 2018 | ISBN: 161091810X, 1610918096 | 754 pages | EPUB | 17.22 MB

Since the publication of the first edition in 2000, Sustainable Landscape Construction has helped to spur a movement towards resilient outdoor environments, in the U.S. and throughout the world. The third edition has been updated to include important recent developments in this landscape revolution. It remains essential reading for everyone with an interest in "green" design of outdoor spaces and infrastructures.

Wood Pallet Wonders: 20 Stunning DIY Storage & Decor Designs Made from Reclaimed Pallets

分类: 电子书籍 / Architecture Books
编号: 147484
Wood Pallet Wonders: 20 Stunning DIY Storage & Decor Designs Made from Reclaimed Pallets
 
Wood Pallet Wonders: 20 Stunning DIY Storage & Decor Designs Made from Reclaimed Pallets by Samantha Hartman
English | February 20th, 2018 | ASIN: B06XC7X5BM, ISBN: 1510727825 | 208 pages | EPUB | 44.28 MB

Rustic meets modern with the charming DIY guide, Wood Pallet Wonders. This instructional collection of twenty incredible home design projects uses wood pallets and reclaimed materials to create eye-catching storage and décor. From the rustic Chevron Coffee Table and the beautiful Herb Garden to the stylish Bar Cart, beginner and veteran DIYers alike can take delight in crafting rustic projects that will impress and inspire without breaking the bank.

Integrating Building Performance with Design: An Architecture Student’s Guidebook 2018

分类: 电子书籍 / Architecture Books
编号: 147367
Integrating Building Performance with Design: An Architecture Student’s Guidebook 2018
Integrating Building Performance with Design: An Architecture Student’s Guidebook 2018
Routledge | English | 2018 | ISBN-10: 113893092X | 230 pages | PDF | 18.81 mb

Integrating Building Performance with Design shows you the importance of designing for building performance early in your architectural design process. The book offers you simple tools and exercises, along with examples of built professional work and successful student projects illustrated by more than 100 full color images to help you with your work. Topics include site, solar orientation, thermal comfort, building enclosure, daylighting, passive heating and cooling, active heating and cooling, indoor air quality, stormwater, and rainwater harvesting.

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