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Concrete on the Rise in City Building Projects

Concrete buildings

While browsing on net for concrete constructions, I came across this very informative article. Hope it will be of some help you as well. BY JOAN VOLLERO – Special to the Sun March 29, 2007 Source: http://tinyurl.com/grrfrbz Everyone who sees the new world headquarters of Barry Diller’s IAC is likely to …

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Building Bye-laws of Amritsar (Punjab)

Importance of Building Byelaws

These Building bye-laws of Amritsar may be called the Municipal Council (Erection and Re-erection of Building) Bye-laws, 2007. These shall come into force at once. These building Bye-Laws shall apply to the entire area of Municipal Council or to such other areas, as the State Government may extend by notification in the official …

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Passive Cooling Techniques

Passive cooling techniques

Passive cooling techniques are least expensive means of cooling a home which maximizes the efficiency of the building envelope without any use of mechanical devices. It rely on natural heat-sinks to remove heat from the building. They derive cooling directly from evaporation, convection, and radiation without using any intermediate electrical devices. All …

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Concept of Energy Efficiency

Concept of Energy Efficiency

We have entered in such an era where energy efficiency has become a prime concern. It not only has become important to save energy but also to generate it through various passive means which are costless. Here is a short presentation about the concept of energy efficiency. [embeddoc url=”http://www.archistudent.net/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/Concept-of-Energy-Efficiency.ppt” viewer=”microsoft”]

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Architecture Books – reference sources

Architecture books

Books are the best friends of every individuals. They help you enhance your personality and knowledge in every field you study. Here are some of the best architectural books which are available online for sale. You can refers these books for your course and for enhancement in your knowledge . http://www.vedamsbooks.com/Architecture.htm …

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