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Architectural graphic standards

Author: Charles George Ramsey; Andrew Pressman
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. Wiley 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 11. edView all editions and formats

Since 1932, the ten editions of Architectural Graphic Standards have been referred to as the "architect's bible. " From site excavation to structures to roofs, this book is the first place to look  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles George Ramsey; Andrew Pressman
ISBN: 0471700916 9780471700913
OCLC Number: 608414749
Notes: Auf dem Umschlag: Ramsey-Sleeper.
Description: XXXVI, 1080 S. zahlr. Ill., graph. Darst.
Contents: Publisher's Note. Foreword. Preface. Advisory Board. Subject Editors. Acknowledgments. Timeline. Introduction: Integrating Performance and Poetics. A New Generation of Architectural Graphic. Model Case Study: Genzyme. Situating Ramsey and Sleeper: A Genealogy of. A Short History of Detailing. SECTION 1: BUILDING ELEMENTS. 1. Element A. Substructure. Introduction. Soils and Soils Explorations. Soils Definitions, Terms And Classifications. Soil Studies And Reports. Geographic Variations. Climatic Foundation Issues. Seismic Foundation Issues. Foundations. General. Settlements and Differential Settlements. Standard Foundations. Shallow Foundations. Deep Foundations. Special Foundations. Foundations for Individual Building Types. Seismic Base Isolation. Underpinning and Foundation Reinforcing. Slab-On-Grade. Basement Construction. Basement Excavation. Basement Walls. Case Studies. 2. Element B. Shell. Introduction. General Information. Climate and Energy. Sustainability And Energy. Recommended Reading. Superstructure. Floor Construction. Roof Construction. Fireproofing and Firestopping. Exterior Enclosure. Exterior Walls. Exterior Windows. Doors. Roofing. Steep Slope Roofing. Low Slope Roofing. Drainage. Flashing. Roof and Parapet Expansion Joints. Skylights, Scuttles, And Vents. Roof Detailing. Case Studies. 3. Element C. Interiors. Introduction. Interior Construction. Partitions. Wall and Corner Guards. Interior Doors. Fireplaces and Stoves. Special Room Construction. Stairs. Concrete Stairs. Metal Stairs. Steel Stairs. Wood Stairs. Alternate Stair Types. Treads, Risers, and Nosings. Interior Finishes. Wall Finishes. Floor Finishes. Ceiling Finishes. Case studies. 4. Element D. Services. Introduction. Conveying. Design Considerations. Elevator Systems. Escalators and Moving Walks. Material Conveyors. Chutes and Dumbwaiters. Plumbing. Design Considerations. Plumbing Fixtures. Plumbing System Types. Plumbing System Pipes and Valves. Potable Water Distribution System. Sanitary and Waste Drainage Systems. Stormwater Drainage Systems. Typical Building Water and Gas Service. Other Plumbing Systems. Case studies. 5. Element E. Equipment and Furnishings. Introduction. Equipment. Commercial Equipment. Institutional Equipment. Vehicular Equipment. Other Equipment. Furnishings. Fixed Furnishings. Furniture and Accessories. Case studies. 6. Element F. Special Construction and Demolition. Introduction. Special Construction . Special Structures. Integrated Construction. Special Construction Systems. Special Facilities. Special Controls and Instrumentation. Selective Building Demolition. Building Elements Demolition. Hazardous Components Abatement. Case Studies. 7. Element G. Building Sitework. Introduction. Site Preparation. Embankment Stabilization. Site Improvement. Porous Pavements. Parking Lots. Pedestrian Paving. Site Development. Landscaping. Site Civil/Mechanical Utilities. Subsurface Drainage Systems. Surface Drainage Systems. Runoff Control Systems. Manholes, Inlets, and Catch Basins. Site Electrical Utilities. Site Lighting. Case Studies. SECTION 2: MATERIALS. 8. CONCRETE. Introduction. Concrete Forms and Accessories. Economy Of Concrete Formwork. Concrete Formwork for Columns And Footings. Concrete Formwork for Walls. Concrete Formwork for Slabs And Beams. Concrete Formwork Hardware. Concrete Reinforcement. Reinforcing Bars and Wire. Placement Of Steel Reinforcement. Cast-In-Place Concrete. Concrete Admixtures. Supplementary Cementitious Materials (Scm). Concrete Surfaces, Finishes, and Integral Color. Concrete Surfaces: Defect Prevention, Repair, Coatings, and Treatments. 9. Masonry. Introduction. Masonry Mortar. Mortar and Grout. Masonry Accessories. Anchorage And Reinforcement. Masonry Ties. Masonry Accessories and Related Items. Masonry Movement Joints. Lintels. Masonry Units. Unit Masonry. Clay Masonry Units. Concrete Masonry Units. Columns, Pilasters, and Beams. Masonry Arches. Structural Facing Tile: Wall Sections and Properties. Glass Unit Masonry. Glass Block: Design Data. Glass Block Details. Stone. Stone Uses and Properties. Stone Masonry Patterns and Veneer. Stone Details' Residential. 10. Metals. Introduction. Metal Materials. Properties of Metals. Finishes on Metals. Metal Fastenings. Structural Welds. Welds and Welding Symbols. Metal Fabrications. W And M Steel Shapes. S, HP, C, MC, And L Steel Shapes. Structural Cut From W And S Shapes. Miscellaneous Metal Angles, Tees, Zees, and Channels. Metal Tubing and Pipes. Gratings. Ornamental Metal. Ornamental Ironwork Details. Perforated Metals. Perforated and Sheet Metals. Steel Sheets, Coils, and Plates. 11. Wood. Introduction. Overview. Designing with Wood. Wood Treatment. Wood Preservatives. Fire-Retardant Treated Wood. Fastenings. Wood Adhesives. Nails. Shields and Anchors. Sheathing. Plywood Design Data. Plywood Panel Types. Wall and Roof Sheathing. Plywood Subflooring on Wood Framing. Plywood Sheathing For Roofs and Soffits. Oriented Strand Board. Architectural Woodwork. Interior Wall Paneling Details. Interior Wood Trim and Moldings. Panel Products and Wood Veneers. Panel Products and Wood Veneers. SECTION 3: ISSUES OF CONTEMPORARY PRACTICE. 12. Sustainable Design. Framework Of Good Design: Principles And Process. Flows in Nature. Healthy Ecosystems. Healthy Materials. Healthy Community Design. Healthy Buildings. Metrics. 13. Inclusive Design. Introduction. Universal Design. Seven Principles of Universal Design. Emergent Principles:. Visitability. Basic Requirements. Conclusion. Accessible Design. Codes, Laws, and Regulations. Ada and Fhaa Design Requirements. Federal Legislative Process. Building Blocks. Reach Ranges for Accessibility. Protruding Objects in Circulation Paths. Accessible Routes and Walking Surfaces. Curbs And Parking. Accessible Ramps. Elevators. Wheelchair Lifts and Stair Lifts. Accessible Doors. Accessible Communications Features. Accessible Toilets and Bathrooms. Accessible Residential Bathrooms. Accessible Residential Kitchens. Fair Housing Amendments Act. History, Purpose, and Scope. Seven Design Requirements. Contrasting Examples. Example 1: Harold Way Apartments, Hollywood California. Example 2: Affordable Rental Housing, Northern California. 14. Computing Technologies. Introduction. Computer-Aided Design/Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAD/CAM). Real-World Examples. The Design Environment. The Manufacturing Environment. Cnc Machine Control and Operation. Manufacturing Application Environments. Building Information Modeling (Bim). How Bim Overcomes the Limitations Of Cad. Bim And Related Technologies. Interoperability and the IFC Building Model. 15. Architectural Research. Appendices. A. Climate. B. Solar Radiation And Building Orientation. C. Thermal Transmission. D. Human Dimensions. E. Mobility Aids. F. Construction Information. G. Cad Standards. H. Graphic Symbols. I. Using The Metric System. J. Building Security. K. Classical Architectural Elements. L. Geometry. M. Mathematical Data. N. Structural Calculations. O. Professional Associations and Institutes Directory. Index.
Responsibility: authored by the American Institute of Architects. Andrew Pressman, ed.-in-chief. [Ramsey ...].


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