HOK Guidebook to Sustainable Design / Edition 2

HOK Guidebook to Sustainable Design / Edition 2

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by Mary Ann Lazarus
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471696137

ISBN-13: 2900471696130

Pub. Date: 11/25/2005

Publisher: Wiley

This comprehensive, updated edition of the definitive reference on sustainable design includes extensive new design process information, updated case studies, and postoccupancy evaluations organized to support use of the USGBC's LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Green Building Rating System. Complete with practical tools and real-world examples,…  See more details below

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This comprehensive, updated edition of the definitive reference on sustainable design includes extensive new design process information, updated case studies, and postoccupancy evaluations organized to support use of the USGBC's LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Green Building Rating System. Complete with practical tools and real-world examples, this hands-on reference for architects, engineers, planners, landscape architects, interior designers, construction contractors, building owners and operators, and students includes: Eighteen case studies reflecting HOK's own application of sustainable design principles to real buildings, several with postoccupancy evaluations that demonstrate how sustainable design can be practical, cost-effective, and good for both buildings and business, "Ten Key Steps" provide a road map for the integrated multidisciplinary design process that is essential to successful sustainable design projects, Concise checklists of actions to consider at each step in the process, followed by detailed how-to information and guidance on best practices organized by the LEED categories: sustainable sites, water efficiency, energy & atmosphere, materials & resources, and indoor environmental quality, Building type-specific guidance on how to apply sustainable design to airports, convention centers, correctional facilities, health care facilities, laboratories, museums, office buildings, and commercial interiors

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900471696130
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
11/25/2005
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
480

Table of Contents

Foreword
Foreword to the first edition
Ch. 1Introduction1
Ch. 2Process guidance35
Ch. 3Considerations by building type171
Ch. 4Case studies217

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