A Concise Dictionary of Architectural Terms (Dover by John Henry Parker

By John Henry Parker

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This Dover variation, first released in 2004, is an unabridged republication of the 1910 (twelfth revised) variation of the paintings initially released in 1846 through James Parker and Co., Oxford (England) lower than the identify A Concise thesaurus of phrases utilized in Grecian, Roman, Italian, and Gothic Architecture.

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First released in 1846, this illustrated dictionary of structure was once such a success that the writer revised it numerous occasions. It is still the best courses to 1000s of phrases utilized in Greek, Roman, Medieval, and Renaissance structure.

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The factors acting on the façade from the interior include air humidity, heat and cold. In general, these various factors are considered separately in view of the different requirements they pose on the construction, and they are dealt with in separate functional layers in the façade. 9 Factors influencing the façade Façades are loaded in various ways by the overall structure of the building, the way in which it is used and the environmental conditions. External influences include noise, wind, rain, heat and cold, while factors acting from the interior include air humidity as well as heat and cold.

In most cases the creative design idea for a project is based With unit system façades the glass elements as well as cer- on the perception of the building as a unique product. One rea- tain building services components can be pre-assembled to a son for this is that complex building projects have very specific great extent. The mounting parts on the shell of the building must requirements. But it is also rooted in the architect’s conception be aligned accurately before the façade elements are installed.

And choosing a particular grid helps to determine the b b c horizontal and vertical arrangement of façade elements. c Modular grid b a c b Offset primary and secondary grids b c 10 Grid a) Centreline grid. b) Modular grid. c) Offset primary and secondary grids. 42 PR I NCI PLE S OF CON STR UCTION Deciding on the position of the façade in relationship to the loadbearing structure of the building is one of the primary considerations in terms of the design and structure of the building (11-12). a) Front edge of building shell Prevention of flashover 11 b) Front edge of building shell Floor plate front edge insulation Atlasgebouw Wageningen, van den oever, Zaaijer & Partners Architecten, 2006 The façade lies behind the building’s loadbearing structure.

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