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Arup, O. N. (Ove Nyquist) 1895-1988

Overview
Works: 50 works in 77 publications in 2 languages and 816 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Case studies  History  Exhibition catalogs  Pictorial works  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Author, Artist, Author of introduction
Classifications: NA759.C3, 720.92
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by O. N Arup
Ove Arup : philosophy of design : essays 1942-1981 by O. N Arup( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The founder of the eponymous engineering firm, which continues to realize seminal projects around the world, Ove Arup is widely acknowledged as one of the most significant engineers of his time. Generated over the course of his illustrious career, these lectures, essays, and interviews broadlyshare several themes: insight into Arup's thinking on the nature of good design, quality and value in the built environment, and the growing need for better collaboration between engineers, architects, and contractors in order to exploit technological advances in materials and methods, while at the same time reducing the environmental impact of building. These chronologically arranged essays span five decades, and many of the themes they address are as relevant today as they were when first produced. Illustrating wisdom, practical problem solving, and Arup's philosophical approach, this book is a necessary and long-overdue addition to the library of anyone who has a passion for, and an interest in, the principles of great design
Lighting : technical review by Arup Lighting( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of "The Technical Review" series, this full-colour book provides core technical reference information for architects and other construction professionals about the sophisticated art of illuminating the interior and exterior of buildings
Ove Arup : masterbuilder of the twentieth century by Peter Jones( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: In 1946 Ove Arup, a leading engineer of the twentieth century, founded a firm of consulting engineers that brought to fruition such iconic structures as the Sydney Opera House, the Olympic Village in Beijing, London's Millennium Bridge, the Beaubourg Centre in Paris, the Channel Tunnel Rail Link, and Kansai Airport in Japan among many others. Devoted to a "commonsense" reform of engineering and architectural practice, Arup (1895-1988) pioneered the way for modern architects and engineers to collaborate successfully and responsibly on large projects. This is the first biography of the great and versatile engineer, complete with some 80 historic photographs that have never been published before. Peter Jones, the first researcher to have full access to the vast private Arup archives, tells the complete story of Ove Arup's extraordinary life, his social, aesthetic, and environmental concerns, and his practical contributions during a period of political and technological upheaval. Jones also offers a revelatory new account of the Sydney Opera House and the character of those involved in its complex construction
Sydney Opera House : a paper on its design and construction by O. N Arup( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ove Arup & Partners : engineering the built environment : philosophy, projects, experience by Degenhard Sommer( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in German and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Candela, the shell builder by Colin Faber( Book )

5 editions published between 1963 and 1965 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doodles and doggerel by O. N Arup( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Safe housing in war time by O. N Arup( Book )

3 editions published in 1941 in English and Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working-class residential flats in reinforced concrete; report on a competition for designs of blocks of working-class residential flats in reinforced concrete by Cement Marketing Company Limited( Book )

1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophy of design essays : 1942-1981 by O. N Arup( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shaping the 21st century the Ove Arup centenary seminar : an enquiry into issues related to the built environment on which the architectural and civil engineering professions can fruitfully collaborate to influence public policy( )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This title is part of the ICE Publishing complete digital collection - helping ensure access to essential engineering content from past to present
Glass ramps/glass wall : deviations from the normative by Bernard Tschumi( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ove Arup : philosophy of design by O. N Arup( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sydney National Opera House by Jørn Utzon( Book )

2 editions published between 1958 and 1962 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arup : Hong Kong station by O. N Arup( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ove Arup by O. N Arup( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Addendum by O. N Arup( Book )

1 edition published in 1941 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophy of Design : 1942 - 1981 ; Essays by O. N Arup( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report to the Court of Common Council of the Corporation of the City of London on residential development within the Barbican area( Book )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
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Languages
English (50)

German (3)

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Ove Arup : masterbuilder of the twentieth centuryGlass ramps/glass wall : deviations from the normativeArup : Hong Kong stationArups on engineering