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A university museum of fine arts
Past conditions for future use: The adaptive use of St. Louis Union Station
The adaptive use of existing buildings was largely stimulated by the 1976 introduction of federal tax credits for the rehabilitation of historic structures. Since 197 6, the focus of these tax incentives has shifted, and ...
The architecture of windstorm protection
Architecture can provide significantly improved protection. In the event of a j disastrous windstorm, through technology transfer, building form considerations, and building material Innovations. The facility should be ...
Hazard mitigation through community design: A retirement community
Hazard mitigation, specifically that of high winds and tornadoes, should reduce the loss of human life and property through the principles described in Gandemer and Helary Moreau ' s research of tropical dwellings including ...
A program investigating the physical solution of an independent secondary school
The purpose of this program is to establish boundaries for the design of the academic plant, student housing, staff housing, and site development. In order to present the criteria effectively, the program is comprised ...
A state of transition: The Ozanam SHIFT center : An adaptation and expansion proposal for the urban homeless
The dynamic nature of the city calls for a language of dynamic symbols. These symbols involve reacting to the constantly changing physical, mental, and psychological values of the urban culture. Those in poverty are ...
A high-speed rail station for San Francisco, California
To integrate a high-speed rail station rooted within the aesthetics of an interface between a mountainous environment and a coastal region. This will be accomplished through the use of structural technology and architectural ...