Oct , Concrete walls of this Tokyo house were designed by Hugo Kohno to step in and out, giving the building extra structural support while creating built in In order to decrease the weight of the building, we [instead] adopted a composite structural system comprised of reinforced exterior concrete walls and
Aug , A sculpture made up of thousands of ceramic red poppies to mark the centenary of World War One is set to be unveiled in Cardiff The Weeping Window first went on display at the Tower of London in and has since been on a tour of the country It has been erected outside the Senedd in Cardiff Bay.
An exterior Wall panel comprising layers of compositions of different character requires a careful balancing of these layers relative to the neutral axis of the panel, especially casein, d water, Cottonwood wool, South African long fibered asbestos USA Fabrication of composite structural.
Jun , The Great Wall of China is officially declared even longer than previously thought, at .km ( miles) long, state run media report.
Dec , A method of joining a sandwich panel to a foundation with a U shape member, wherein the U shape member comprises a bottom wall and two side Buildings, such as houses, commercial buildings, warehouses, or other structures can be constructed by composite sandwich panels (also referred to as
Nov , A magnitude earthquake hits New Zealand s South Island, killing at least two people.
Dec , and techniques, the selected facade material was white aluminum composite, an inexpensive but workable material Circular holes was used as a kind of an optimization technique because it was an efficient way to create a closed shape, and it minimized the machine cutting time for the facade panels.
An armor blast shield for use on the bottom of a vehicle to protect occupants of the vehicle from improvised explosive devices A preferred embodiment is configured in a V shaped configuration formed by at least two planar blast resistant panels and an I beam having channels with inclined walls which receive the panels at
Aug , The project entailed the design and construction of a small housing unit in the informal settlement Mamelodi, Pretoria, South Africa The design The composite wall consists of and exterior zinc layer, a Sisolation layer (reflective foil material), an Isotherm layer and an internal plywood layer The informal
Apr , A composite board having a sorghum stalk material component and a thermoplastic binder component is disclosed together with a corresponding method of manufacture Generally, the layers are built up with the external layers aligned in the panel s strength axis with internal layers cross oriented.
Sep , the Mamelodi Pod is a zinc structure like so many informal dwellings in South Africa but its thermal and environmental performace mimics that of formal housing Architects Anton Bouwer, Dirk Coetser and John Saaiman explain how the zinc like walls work The composite wall consists of and exterior
Nov , IBS Institute of Science and Innovation for Bio sustainability by Claudio Vilarinho At night, the presence of people inside is indicated by the green glow that emanates from the external surfaces Circulation areas feature walls and floors made from concrete Exposed ducting in the hallways and labs,
Oct , Traditionally all people beyond the Great Wall were barbarians to the Chinese, but some invaders were welcomed eventually one was Kublai Khan His grandson Kublai set out to finish the job, and started by moving south to attack China s Song dynasty But China had been a united empire on and off
Oct , The long, rectangular main space frames views to the east and west with glass walls and there is a terrace at one end Three smaller volumes arranged along one side contain toilets, a pantry and storage The exterior is clad in tiles with some wooden panels Photographs are by César San Millán.
Oct , On the wall is an official document showing his qualification as an exorcist Fr Taraborelli s desk is crowded with papers, photos, and prayer But outside the Catholic Church, many dispute the entire basis of demonic possession and exorcism Non believers argue that so called possession by evil spirits is