She moved into Seattle's aforementioned Denny Park Apartments, built
through a five-year, $555 million initiative known as Green Communities that seeks to build more than 8,500 homes for low-income people in 23 states.
Completed in August 2004 and located in Marunouchi, Japan's most prestigious office district, this 30-story building, designed by Mitsubishi Jissho Sekkei and built
by a Takenaka Corporation-Taisei Corporation joint venture, combines office and retail space.
Although not a certified Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, or LEED, which is developed for higher performance, it was built
with high-performance design in mind and has many energy-saving features.
If there were any doubts about the durability of what had been built
, they were happy to invite anyone to drive their car into the new cottage, with no concern for the walls; they're as tough as you can get!
Molds are designed and built
to minimize cycle time, offer top reliability, and simplify and/or reduce set-up time.
Still, it's important to note that green requirements don't always get built
into plans up front--and even when they are, there's often not enough overseeing to make sure they're being followed.
on an island site for developer Frogmore, its north face lies flush with Fenchurch Street's long thoroughfare.
* cores can be built
into the mold at the same time that the mold is fabricated, allowing precise locating of the cores within the mold (prevents finning and locating dimensional inaccuracies);
That means that if the Petronas Towers were built
here, the tops of the buildings could sway about one full meter (3 feet) in each direction!
Los Angeles contractor John Picard, who's responsible for some of the country's most expensive homes, built
his own experimental house with steel framing made of recycled cars and appliances.
Cast iron railings were built
so residents could peer below and see the elaborate engineering network of valves, sluice gates, chambers and pumps, and the way that Roman Aqueduct modeled system used gravity to pull water down hill, and along the sloped wall below.
Located in downtown Boise, the Front 5 Building was originally built
in the 1970s.
The guidelines for building in an environmentally friendly way are summarized in the Healthy Built
Homes checklist with over 150 possible strategies.
Molds are designed on Unigraphics or Pro-Engineer CAD software and built
using machining or EDM manufacturing methods.
With a run down, antiquated school building that's poorly built
(not to mention architecturally uninteresting), the problems are obvious.