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  • Advantages And Disadvantages Of Industrialised Building System

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    Introduction Through globalization, technology has increased rapidly in not only in Malaysia but also other country. In Malaysia, Industrialised Building System (IBS) is one of the technologies that has implemented by government. It has started since 1960’s. But however it becomes more popular in 1998 when government recommends a Strategic Plan as the blueprint for whole construction sector. IBS system has been promoting by CIDB. To increase the use of IBS, CIDB has taken the step of formulating

  • Louis Sullivan and the Carson, Pirie, Scott and Company Building

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    Louis Sullivan and the Carson, Pirie, Scott and Company Building “The Art Nouveau Jewel of Chicago” Written by Joss Ryan P10528830 History and Theory ‘ARCH 2031’ 2012 Louis Sullivan and the Carson, Pirie, Scott and Company Building Page 1 Art Nouveau is a very renowned style of art, applied art, and architecture. It is an influential design movement and an international philosophy. The name “Art Nouveau” itself means “new art” in the French language, and is also known as “Jugendstil”

  • Green Building Negatives

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    friendly. Did you ever wonder if green buildings are worth the cause or even worth the amount of money it takes to fund? There are many benefits and negatives for green buildings. A green building is the “act of making a building more eco-friendly with certain technology that is currently available” (Simple mom). A benefit that comes with building a green building is that they are designed to have more efficient technology than regular buildings. The green buildings are supposed to be healthier and more

  • The Concept of Green Building

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    The concept of green building builds upon the model of minimal disturbance to landscapes and site condition, use of non-toxic recycled and environmental friendly building materials and renewable energy. In the US, green building accounts approximately about 2% in 2005 of the new non-residential building market, 12% in 2008; and is expected to grow to 28%-35% in 2010. The estimates for green residential buildings are even lesser, at 0.3% of the market. But this trend is likely to grow due to high

  • Queensland Services Building Authority Act

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    Queensland Services Building Authority Act UDB102 Assessment 2 Essay| Due Date: 27/9/13 | Word Count- Part A: 910 Part B: 1307 Introduction: In order to establish the true meaning of Section 42-Unlawful Carrying Out of Building Work of the Queensland Building Services Authority Act (QBSAA) 1991 (Qld), the objective of the entirety of the act must be considered. Section 3 of the Act states that the objects of the Act are to regulate the building industry, provide remedies for defective building work and provide

  • Application Of Planning Approval And Building Permit

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    Since the proposal is required to apply for a change of use on land, from dwelling to a food and entertainment area, the Local Council of the City of Cockburn needs to grant a planning approval and building permit is to be issued before any use and construction work are to commence. The proposal of a dwelling area to be redeveloped as a new tavern or restaurant with an outdoor entertainment area requires being in the correct zone to avoid being deemed of refusal by the Council. According to the Town

  • The Building Materials Expert For Ebi Consulting

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    are building and be a great resource of new informations. Home building materials guru: Hatch will be seeking a home building material Jedi to help bring our company to the next level. An expert in building materials will enable Hatch to create better relationships with material suppliers, enabling Hatch to pay less for the cost of materials while ultimately building a better product. We feel the build of Hatch will play a major role in the success of the company, having a home building materials

  • A Brief Look at Green Buildings

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    According to Bauer, Peter, & Schwarz (2010), green buildings represent a revolution in environmental sustainability and are gaining increasing acceptance in many organizations. Green buildings significantly reduce the incidence of workplace hazards and illnesses, which might increase the productivity and personal mood of employees. (Leaman, Bordass, 2007) assert that “the natural world is a source of guidance and a mirror that often reflects back to the soul”. The relationship between individuals

  • The Guardian Building Of Downtown Detroit

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    orange brick building? Why should I care about that? That striking orange, brick building is the Guardian Building of downtown Detroit. When deciding to go to a historical site in the city, I was drawn in by the history of the place. I am relatively new to the city and when I heard about this place, I knew that’s where I wanted to go. When our group traveled together to the site, it became apparent why this building is not only important to Detroit, but to all cities. The Guardian Building was not only

  • Importance And Importance Of Team Building

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    Introduction Team Building is essential to make the organization a better place to work. When we hear the term ‘Team Building’ we are drawn to the term ‘team’ and then what can be done to help them grow and improve. It inspires groups of employees to communicate through a series of planned events that are motivational as well as fun. These events can be used to determine strong points in the person’s personality, such as leadership skills, problem solving skills, etc. This can benefit the person