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An Architect Who Revolutionised Glass in Architecture. 11 Apr 2014. Norman Foster epitomises contemporary architecture. His aesthetically ground-breaking concepts have transformed structures and cities – revolutionising architecture for today's modern world. Foster's innovative vision has seen him construct visual .
An Architect Who Revolutionised Glass in Architecture. 11 Apr 2014. Norman Foster epitomises contemporary architecture. His aesthetically ground-breaking concepts have transformed structures and cities – revolutionising architecture for today's modern world. Foster's innovative vision has seen him construct visual ...
17 Mar 2014 ... To pay tribute to new and breathtaking architectural design concepts, we have collated our top three architects that are leading the way in building innovation in 2014 - highlighting buildings and projects from the renowned Zaha Hadid, Renzo Piano and Daniel Libeskind. [Hadid, Piano and Libeskind, ...
12 Dec 2011 ... Creative architects and designers have been dreaming up futuristic architecture for decades. And although our idea of the future and our definition of futuristic architecture changes with every generation, there are a few similarities; every design seems to help us adapt our surrounding habitats to suit the ...
15 Sep 2016 ... The architect's vision of a soaring, apparently unsupported wall of glass of this size presents a significant challenge from a glazing perspective, especially because the system would also be required to stand up to high mechanical loads to help safeguard the security of the building. A steel tension structure ...
2 Nov 2017 ... In contrast to the historic church, the new community centre is designed in a contemporary style, using natural stonework and curtain walling. The architect has opted to connect the structures with a glazed atrium. Phil Winch, principal architect at CPL – an architecture practice specialising in church projects ...
31 Oct 2017 ... Under a £51.5m PFI project, the consortium Blue 3 worked with architect BDP to design the stations, to provide the quality and flexibility of accommodation needed to support a 21st century fire service. A major part of this was delivering a comfortable year-round climate for crews while controlling on-going ...
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06 September 2017. A state-of-the-art office space is often seen as a big part of the brand for fast-growth technology companies. This was the brief for Isle of Man -based architect Savage and Chadwick when asked to design a new building at the Douglas headquarters of online gaming software business, Microgaming.
An architect or engineer should be able to work out the design wind load that we will need in our calculations. Typically for the UK the average design wind load is 1200 N/m2 and the snow load 600N/m2 however using the average may cause the glass to be over specified or even worse underspecified for the task.