Container Architecture by Jure Kotnik

By Jure Kotnik

A wise resolution to lots of our so much tough housing difficulties, box structure is the most well liked factor in development this present day. effortless to move, environmentally pleasant, reusable and recyclable, box structures are the house of the longer term at the present time. box structure offers the findings of 3 years of analysis into box structure, showcasing greater than a hundred and forty most sensible initiatives with special full-color images and entire source lists. box structure can infrequently comprise these kind of nice principles and leading edge suggestions? a primary brief technical half and a true attention-grabbing architectural construction from pedestrian bridge to composite (container + other)buildings. Museum, housing (private & condo), business, outlets. Youre trying to find «containerised» structure, then its a «must have» e-book.

Show description

Read Online or Download Container Architecture PDF

Similar methods & materials books

Prophet Elijah in the Development of Judaism (Littman Library of Jewish Civilization)

This in-depth mental examine indicates how identical to Elijah embodied the hopes of the Jewish humans via historical past, and likewise throws gentle at the Elijah determine in Christianity and Islam.

Silos: Fundamentals of theory, behaviour and design

Bringing jointly the top eu services in behaviour and layout of silos, this crucial new publication is a vital reference resource for all occupied with present difficulties and advancements in silo know-how. Silos are utilized in an important diversity of industries and the dealing with features of many commercial fabrics require various techniques for winning, low in cost installations.

Sustainability of Construction Materials (Woodhead Publishing in Materials)

Until eventually lately, the advance of creating fabrics has excited by generating more cost-effective and harder building fabrics. Now extra cognizance is given to the environmental matters. Sustainability of building fabrics brings jointly a wealth of contemporary study at the topic. It offers a accomplished and precise research of the sustainability of those fabrics: aggregates, wooden, bamboo, vegetable fibers, masonry, cement, concrete and cement alternative fabrics, metals and alloys, glass, and engineered wooden items.

Additional info for Container Architecture

Sample text

Table 2. 125 retards hydration It is necessary to point out that upon storage (which can cause moisture content changes), fibres will change composition regarding starch, sucrose, glucose and fructose contents. A. et al, 1979], therefore tests should be carried out on samples which are representative of their composition when they are incorporated in the cement matrix. It seems clear to the authors that there is need to develop methods which can be used rapidly and cheaply on the raw fibres so that their suitability is assessed for use in different composites.

C-37. Rubaud; “Reinforcing literate with vegetables fibers”; pp. C-79. Shah; “Theortical models for predicting performance of fiber reinforced concrete”; pp. B-1. Agarwal; “Wood fiber reinforced cement boards”; pp. C-25. Shuler; “Properties of woodcement board with variations in particle size and wood/cement ratio”; pp. C-29. Campbell; “An improved classification method for ranking wood species based on wood-cement compatibility”; pp. C-61. Sarja; “Structural concrete with wooden or other vegetable fibers”; pp.

The indications are that although most of these may be used successfully in fibrereinforced cement composites, their long term durability is in question. E. , 1987]. This paper therefore attempts to address two issues; 1) It looks at the properties of oil palm fibres (OPF), sugar cane and corn fibres and how each may be prepared for use in fibre reinforced cement composites. 2) It reviews the inherent cause of fibre embrittlement and suggest ways of improving the long term performance and 3) Presents preliminary results on chemical extractions carried out on the fibres mentioned.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.49 of 5 – based on 31 votes