Design guidelines for high-rise housing

by Clare Cooper Marcus

Publisher: Institute of Urban & Regional Development, University of California in Berkeley

Written in English
Published: Pages: 49 Downloads: 444
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  • High-rise apartment buildings -- Social aspects.

Edition Notes

StatementClare Cooper Marcus, Lindsay Hogue.
SeriesReprint - Institute of Urban & Regional Development, University of California -- no. 140
ContributionsHogue, Lindsay,
LC ClassificationsHD7287.6U5 M33
The Physical Object
Paginationp. 34-49. --
Number of Pages49
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19266122M

  The aim of this book is to provide readers with general knowledge and understanding of a wide range of topics within the field of construction of high rise buildings at basic level. It is useful for Planning Engineers and non civil engineers involved in high-rise building projects or for s: 7. Part of the Parisian suburb Saints’ urban renewal plan, Bondy replaced an outdated high-rise housing complex that created an isolating environment in the neighborhood. Guerin & Pedroza’s design was the result of a need to de-densify the area, and reintegrate social housing into the urban fabric. As defined in Newman's book Design Guidelines for Creating Defensible Space, defensible space is "a residential environment whose physical characteristics—building layout and site plan—function to allow inhabitants themselves to become key agents in ensuring their security.".   Research company Emporis defines a high-rise as a building at least 35 meters ( feet) or 12 stories tall. These high-rise buildings play a major role in the more sprawled urban context of.

Each house example is a two storey design without built-in garages which could be configured as a detached, semi-detached or terraced house. Executive summary The report demonstrates the implications on house sizes of incorporating Lifetime Homes Standards in typical private sale houses. and illustrates ways design can make a difference. There are several case studies to facilitate class discussions. One section of slides presents the Prevention through Design (PtD) concept, another set summarizes architectural design principles, and a third set illustrates applications of the PtD concept to real-world construction scenarios.   Tags: Applied Technology Council, Structure, High-Rise Projects, California, Resilient Design Posted on Septem Water Street.   This book provides neither. It is a collection of papers by various authors on various aspects of high-rise design. It wasn't detailed enough in the structural engineering arena for me to get much out of it (i.e. I already knew the material). The intended target audience for this book is practicing professional s: 5.

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Design guidelines for high-rise housing CLARE COOPER MARCUS and LINDSAY HOGUE Department of Landscape Architecture, University of California, Berkeley, CaliforniaUSA. This paper looks at the social implications of high-rise family housing and attempts to translate some.

SECTION 2. HIGH-RISE BUILDING SYSTEMS SECTION 2. HIGH RISE BUILDING SYSTEMS ACCESS AND EGRESS Stairways and Fire Escapes Every High Rise floor is provided with a minimum of two means of egress, one of which may be a fire escape in older buildings.

New High Rises are required to have a minimum of two smoke-proof enclosures. Types of Stairways. Stakeholders, demands and design parameters in a high-rise project are studied and described. A design tool combining all these aspects is created, in order to display the information in a way that can aid designers in the early conceptual design phase.

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This book is intended to be a living document and you, the reader, are one of its architects. I therefore encourage you to use it, discuss it and debate the guidelines it contains. Still, this work is not the last word on the subject, and your feedback and comments would be welcome.

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Urban Design Guidelines for High-Rise Housing Guideline Ensure that the pedestrian entrance is at-grade and directly accessible, clear, prominent, weather-protected with a canopy or recessed, and directly linked to the sidewalk. Mark the entrance with appropriate signage.

The objective of these urban design guidelines is to highlight ways to: Address the compatibility and relationship between high-rise buildings and their existing or planned context; Coordinate and integrate parking, services, utilities, and public transit into the design of.

These guidelines update the “Sustainable Urban Housing: Design Standards for New Apartments” guidelines, published by the Department in Where specific planning policy requirements are stated in this document, the Minister intends that such requirements must take precedence over policies.

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High-rise resident ial infill should be regulated through direct control zoning, until such time as conventional zones are amended and design guidelines are prepared to implement the basic planning principles. High-rise residential infill adjacent to an LRT station should be.

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MID-RISE AND HIGH-RISE BUILDING REQUIREMENTS FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF SEISMIC RISK REDUCTION MANAGEMENT special guidelines for the seismic design of ta ll buildings is ne posters, books, CD. Designing High-Rise Housing: The Singapore Experience There is a land shortage in Singapore, compelling the search for different models of high-rise housing.

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Design Procedure for a High-nse Building Conceptual Design 1 -4 Literature Review 1 -5 Objectives and Scope of Research Assumption and idealizations Thesis Outline Chapter 2: High-Rise Offce Buildings: Systems, Parameters and Variables Introduction S ystems in High Rise.

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