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Environmental Design

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Environmental Design
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Written and edited by a team of specialists at Max Fordham LLP, one of the UK's leading environmental and building services engineering consultancies, Environmental Design is the result of their extensive experience in designing environmentally-friendly buildings. The principles of their approach, which they have taught in numerous schools of architecture and engineering, are clearly presented here. This book is essential reading for architects, engineers, planners and students of these disciplines. The book starts with some basic scientific principles and environmental issues and then moves on to site planning, energy use, materials and buildings form. Natural ventilation systems, high-efficiency mechanical equipment and alternative energy sources are covered. State-of-the-art buildings of exceptional quality are incorporated throughout the text and illustrate the authors' belief that environmentally responsible architecture can be visually exciting. The book concludes with a selection of detailed case studies of award-winning projects - including Beaufort Court, King's Langley.

Author Biography

Randall Thomas has been active in practice and teaching for over thirty years. He is visiting Professor in Architectural Science at Kingston University, UK, and has been a Partner of Max Fordham LLP since 1987.
Release date NZ
December 15th, 2005
Contributor
Edited by Randall Thomas
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Edition
3rd Revised edition
Illustrations
30 black & white tables, 37 black & white halftones, 126 black & white line drawings
Imprint
Taylor & Francis Ltd
Pages
288
Dimensions
189x246x14
ISBN-13
9780415363341
Product ID
1668721

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