Social condenser infrastructure: obstacle city vs. floating city | Alex Duro - Arch2O.com
Manhattan born in 1881 with the Commissioners Plan which establish a conceptual infinite grid over the 8,750 ha of Manhattan island and creates 11 avenues and 155 streets. The only limitation was the island itself, when Manhattan got in contact with both Hudson River and East River.
The heat is on
Lightweight as well as heavyweight frames can achieve optimal thermal mass in multi-storey buildings. Steel expert Michael Sansom outlines five key thermal mass issues to consider Illustration: Jamie Cullen
Galería de Cómo diseñar una estructura y cubrir grandes luces con el sistema constructivo Joistec® - 10
Imagen 10 de 14 de la galería de Cómo diseñar una estructura y cubrir grandes luces con el sistema constructivo Joistec®. Ejemplo del Sistema
Design of Open-Web Steel Joists
Currently, open-web steel joists are still relatively small, parallel-chord trusses, but hot-rolled steel shapes usually make up the components. (For a time,
Floor Connection Detail, Open Web Steel Joists
IMI Detail 02.120.0713. This hybrid masonry and steel floor connection detail shows a composite floor deck supported by open web steel joists bearing on a steel beam supported by a CMU wall as part of the hybrid masonry and steel structural system. This detail is intended for the use of industry professionals who are competent to evaluate the significance and limitations of the information provided herein. This detail should not be used as the sole guide for masonry design and construction…
Green building refers to both a structure and the application of processes that are environmentally responsible and resource-efficient...
OMA, Iwan Baan · Milstein Hall
Milstein Hall is the first new building in over 100 years for the renowned College of Architecture, Art and Planning (AAP) at Cornell University in Ithaca, N...