Intelligent Buildings: Applications of IT and Building Automation to High Technology Construction Projects

Intelligent Buildings: Applications of IT and Building Automation to High Technology Construction Projects

by Brian Atkin (Editor)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781857421729
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 08/28/1993
Series: UNICOM Applied Information Technology Series
Edition description: REPRINT
Pages: 275
Product dimensions: 6.26(w) x 9.49(h) x 0.94(d)

Table of Contents

Progress Towards Intelligent Buildings
The Need: Intelligent Building for Building Intelligence
What Building Users Want
Intelligent Buildings: Their Implications for Design and Construction
Design for New Technology
Retaining Flexibility for Future Occupancy Changes
Communication Infrastructures
Servicing the Intelligent Building
The Intelligent Building in Practice
Sensing and Control Systems
Fire and Security Protection
Developments in Workstation Technology and the Impact on Building Design
Local Area Networks and Office Automation
Telecommunications and Value Added Services
Planning and Coordinating Cabling Requirements
Building Energy Management Systems: A Practical Approach to Their Development
Using Information Feedback for Energy Management
Applying Expert Systems to Environmental Management and Control
Life Cycle Information Systems
The Role of Energy Simulation in the Design and Management of Intelligent Buildings
The Application of Stochastic Modeling to Environmental Control in Buildings
Implementing Smart Strategies for Climate Control Systems
Towards the Integrated Environment for Intelligent Buildings
The Shape of the Future
Index

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