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Diagrid structures : systems, connections, details

Author: Terri Meyer Boake
Publisher: Basel : Birkhaüser, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Diagrids are advanced framing systems composed of diagonal steel grids. Developed a decade ago for spectacular buildings like the Swiss Re ("the gherkin") in London, diagrid structures connect a breathtaking appearance with tangible advantages: a massive reduction in material use, a gain of available floor surface area and more flexibility. For the first time, this book gives a comprehensive account of the key  Read more...
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Boake, Terri Meyer.
Diagrid structures.
Basel : Birkhäuser, [2014]
(OCoLC)871243145
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Terri Meyer Boake
ISBN: 9783038214823 3038214825 9783038215141 3038215147
OCLC Number: 874163879
Description: 1 online resource (183 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
Contents: 1. A collaborative process; what is a diagrid? --
2. Evolution of diagrid framing systems --
3. Principles of the contemporary diagrid structure --
4. Technical requirements --
5. Modules and modularity --
6. Node and member design --
7. Core design --
8. Constructability --
9. Facade design --
10. Exterior diagrids and double facade systems --
Project profiles --
Appendix.
Responsibility: Terri Meyer Boake.

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