Building Security: Handbook for Architectural Planning and Design / Edition 1

Building Security: Handbook for Architectural Planning and Design / Edition 1

by Barbara Nadel
     
 

ISBN-10: 0071411712

ISBN-13: 9780071411714

Pub. Date: 04/06/2004

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

Whether planning for new construction, renovations, or security upgrades of existing facilities, Building Security: Handbook for Architectural Planning and Design is the definitive twenty-first century reference on security design, technology, building operations, and disaster planning.

Award-winning architect and author Barbara A. Nadel, FAIA, and

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Overview

Whether planning for new construction, renovations, or security upgrades of existing facilities, Building Security: Handbook for Architectural Planning and Design is the definitive twenty-first century reference on security design, technology, building operations, and disaster planning.

Award-winning architect and author Barbara A. Nadel, FAIA, and over 50 national experts provide security design solutions for creating safe commercial, institutional, industrial, and residential buildings in the post-September 11, 2001, environment. Generously illustrated with 600 photos, drawings, tables, and checklists.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071411714
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
04/06/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
672
Product dimensions:
7.80(w) x 9.50(h) x 1.44(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: Achieving Transparent Security

Chapter 1: Lessons Learned from September 11, 2001 and other Benchmark Events

Chapter 2: Security Master Planning

Chapter 3: Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design

Part II: Planning & Design

Chapter 4: Arenas, Sports Facilities, Convention Centers, Performing Arts Facilities: Safety and Security after September 11, 2001

Chapter 5: Commercial High-Rise Egress Systems

Chapter 6: Courthouse Security

Chapter 7: Federally Owned or Leased Office Buildings: Security Design

Chapter 8: Health Care Security

Chapter 9: Historic Preservation Guidance for Security Design

Chapter 10: Hospitality Facilities: Security Planning and Design

Chapter 11: Multifamily Housing: Security Checklist for Building Owners and Real Estate Professionals

Chapter 12: Home and Business Security, Disaster Planning, Response and Recovery

Chapter 13: Industrial Facilities: Safety, Security, Site Selection and Workplace Violence

Chapter 14: Lobby Security Design: First Impressions

Chapter 15: Museum and Cultural Facility Security

Chapter 16: Perimeter Security: The Aesthetics of Protection

Chapter 17: Religious Institutions and Community Centers: Security Planning

Chapter 18: Research Facilities: Security Planning

Chapter 19: Retail Security Design

Chapter 20: School Security: Designing Safe Learning Environments

Chapter 21: Women's Health Centers: Workplace Safety and Security

Part III: Engineering

Chapter 22: Protective Design of Structures

Chapter 23: Mechanical, Electrical, Fire Protection Design

Chapter 24: Chemical and Biological Protection

Chapter 25: Construction Cost Estimating for Security Related Projects

Chapter 26: Construction: Emergency Response - Lessons Learned from September 11, 2001

Part IV: Technology and Materials

Chapter 27: Security Technology

Chapter 28: Selecting and Specifying Security Technology Products: A Primer for Building Owners and Facility Managers

Chapter 29: Glazing and Security Glass Applications

Part V: Codes and Liability

Chapter 30: Codes, Standards, and Guidelines for Security Planning and Design

Chapter 31: Liability Exposure After September 11, 2001 

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