Modern Construction: Handbook (Modern Construction Series) 2nd ed. / Edition 2

Modern Construction: Handbook (Modern Construction Series) 2nd ed. / Edition 2

by Andrew Watts
     
 

ISBN-10: 3211991956

ISBN-13: 9783211991954

Pub. Date: 09/30/2009

Publisher: Ambra Verlag

The Modern Construction Handbook has become a building construction classic. Its systematic approach with chapters on materials, walls, roofs, construction and environment offers clear and efficient orientation.

The second edition underwent a considerable expansion and has been thoroughly updated:

Digital fabrication techniques are included and presented in

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Overview

The Modern Construction Handbook has become a building construction classic. Its systematic approach with chapters on materials, walls, roofs, construction and environment offers clear and efficient orientation.

The second edition underwent a considerable expansion and has been thoroughly updated:

Digital fabrication techniques are included and presented in an instructional book for the first time, in addition to traditional production processes

- Constructive building principles are shown with new, color 3D drawings and illustrated with photos of built examples of the work of renown architects

- More and densely packed information provided by 3D drawings of the individual components and structures

- Glossary following every chapter containing explanations of terminology and related information

- Environmental aspects and properties of the different materials

- New design and rendering methods such as parametrical design, CAD/CAM and 3D Modeler are explained, shown and integrated in the respective chapters.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783211991954
Publisher:
Ambra Verlag
Publication date:
09/30/2009
Series:
Modern Construction Series
Pages:
504
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 11.90(h) x 1.60(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction.- Materials.- Walls.- Roofs.- Structure.- Environment.- Future.- References.

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