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  • Queens Botanical Garden And Visitor And Administration Building

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    Administration Building What is the Queens Botanical Garden? Well, the Queens Botanical Garden is oasis located in New York, where people coming from all different locations and cultures can involve themselves in the beautiful gardens with many activates. This is the main goal, when the Queens Botanical Garden first came about. In 1999, the architects of the Queens Botanical Garden began brainstorming ideas of the garden’s new visitor center. At this moment of time is when “green” building was first

  • Historical Aspects Of A Building

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    As we’ve discussed in the class before, the history of a building is as important as the buildings function, sometimes even more important. It is important to not forget the historical aspects of buildings like how the White House, the place where modern presidents’ still reside, was built primarily by slaves. It is important to recognize the negative and positive things about a building that tie it to our history, lest these things become headlines when people are reminded of their past. We should

  • The Green Building Concept

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    2.0 Introduction Factory buildings make significant impact to their surrounding environment. Green building concept is a fine solution for this situation, but occupation satisfaction must be considered for organization and occupants’ wellbeing. This chapter describes about the applicability of green building concept in Factory buildings and Sri Lankan context. Furthermore it explains about occupants’ satisfaction on factory buildings and importance of it. Key criteria which influence for occupants

  • Green Building Technology

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    Green Building Technology: Functions, Impacts, and Future Prospects Word Count (excluding references and footnotes): 2941 words Table of Contents 1. Introduction ……………………………………………………………..Pg.2 2. Functions in Resource Conservation…………………………………...Pg.3 2.1 Background ……………………………………………………………..Pg.3 2.2 Heat Control……………………………………………………………..Pg.4 2.3 Emission Control………………………………………………………...Pg.5 3. Impacts…………………………………………………………………...Pg.7 3.1 Social Impacts…………………………………………………………...Pg.7 3.2 Economic

  • Case Study : Building Fine Custom Homes Essay

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    Executive Summary The Company We started building fine custom homes with an unsurpassed attention to detail and craftsmanship combined with a professional construction management approach. In time, we expanded this approach into other markets where meeting budgets, meeting schedules, and achieving high quality matter. This led us to the world of institutions and commercial building where fiduciary responsibility and the longevity of the structures we build is paramount. Today, KC Construction is

  • Building Management Systems

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    project. 17 4. Software, GUI, and communication protocols. 25 5. Drawbacks of the overall system. 25 6. Discussion. 25 BUILDING AUTOMATION SYSTEM PROJECT- ADMINISTRATION BUILDING OF TRELLEBORG LANKA (PVT) LTD 1.0 PROJECT DETAILS A Building Management System (BMS) is a computer-based control system installed in buildings that controls and monitors the building’s mechanical and electrical equipment such as ventilation, lighting, power systems, fire systems, and security

  • Seismic Performance And Structural Conditions In Multi-Storied Buildings

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    This work aims to study the seismic performance with different soil condition like hard, medium and soft of multi-storied buildings having plan regularities. The buildings were analyzed by software STAAD Pro. The result obtained in term of percentage change in base shear and peak story shear. In this attempt, following major cases will be analyzed:- i. Modeling of structures which is 6 stories are presented. ii. A problem of multi-story structure with different soil type of condition with seismic

  • Overall Job Filings For New Buildings

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    Continuing a five year growth, overall job filings increased by 1.5 percent in fiscal year 2016, and an increase of 1,354 filings compared to 2015. Filings for new buildings experienced a modest decrease; however, the overall growth percentage was offset by filings for major renovations and minor renovations which increased by 2.9 and 1.6 percent, respectively. Even though the overall number of job filing increase, the average time to complete application processing continued to decrease, now at

  • The Boxed Structure Of Building Construction : Post, And Construction Platforms

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    The platforms are commonly fashioned the boxed structure of a ceiling and roof, or the ceiling and ground joists of the story above. right here the technique is variously cited colloquially in the building trades as stick and body, stick and platform, or stick and field because the studs and help the shape its vertical member guide, the container-fashioned ground sections with joists on within long post and lintels, will also support the load and the roof above the top tale. Framing lumber should

  • Green Building Practices Plan And Its Effect On The Ecological Effect Of Building

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    Contents 1INTRODUCTION 2 2. WHAT ARE GREEN BUILDINGS 3 2.1 LIFE CYCLE ASSESMENT 3 3. GROWTH OF GREEN BUILDINGS IN INDIA 4 3.1 GREEN BUILDING MAKES GOOD BUSINESS SENSE 4 3.2 MARKET TRANSFORMATION 4 3.4 INCREASED MARKET POTENTIAL FOR GREEN BUILDING PRODUCTS AND TECHNOLOGIES 5 4. WHY DO WE NEED TO INVEST IN HIGH-PERFORMANCE GREEN BUILDINGS? 6 4.1HOW DO GREEN BUILDINGS IMPROVE BUSINESS? 6 4.2 COMPANIES INCORPORATING SUSTAINABILITY PERFORM BETTER 7 4.3 BUILDING GREEN INCREASES PROPERTY VALUE AND REDUCES