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    Birkhäuser 2004; US$ 48.77

    Dieser Bandstellt internationale Projekte vor, die vom Grundriss über Erschließung, Nutzungskonzepte bis hin zum Einsatz wirtschaftlicher Bausysteme die Bandbreite und Komplexität der Bauaufgabe dokumentieren. more...

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    Birkhäuser 2007; US$ 75.97

    This latest volume in the In Detail series turns the spotlight on projects otherwise overshadowed by the spectacular and extravagant buildings that fill the specialist journals: unvarnished, unpretentious buildings that, despite tight budgets, are clearly worked out to the last detail. They exemplify how, and by what measures, cost-effective... more...

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    Birkhäuser 2003; US$ 48.77

    Ob energiegerechte Erneuerung oder progressiver Umbau ? im Detail: Bauen im Bestand stellt internationale, innovative Lösungen vor. Essays von Fachautoren befassen sich mit den denkmalpflegerischen, ökonomischen und konstruktiven Aspekten der Thematik. more...

  • Rehabilitación / Im Detail: Bauen im Bestandby Christian Schittich

    Birkhäuser 2006; US$ 75.97

    A former power plant becomes an art mile; a tea house is built on the remnants of a historical wall. Everywhere we encounter buildings which are no longer used in their original state and now provide the setting for new uses. As disparate as the structures in question themselves are the structural and technological demands they impose on the architect.... more...

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    Birkhäuser 2006; US$ 75.97

    Une ancienne centrale électrique devient un haut lieu de l?art, des ruines historiques d?une muraille surgit un pavillon abritant un salon de thé. Nous rencontrons partout des bâtiments inutilisés dans leur état initial et offrant dès lors un espace pour de nouveaux usages. Les exigences techniques sur lesquelles doit se pencher l?architecte sont... more...

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  • Building in Existing Fabricby Christian Schittich

    Birkhäuser 2003; US$ 54.25

    This publication examines a wide range of unconventional concepts for reusing existing buildings, highlighting successful and innovative solutions, from the reuse of a gothic monastery or the former industrial buildings of Fiat Lingotto to the renovation of structures made of pre-cast concrete panels. more...

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    Birkhäuser 2005; US$ 81.41

    Di fronte alla prospettiva di una moltiplicazione continua degli stili di vita, la ricerca di flessibilità e adattabilità planimetrica sta diventando una delle priorità dell?architettura residenziale. L?edilizia residenziale ad alta densità abitativa, con la crescita della domanda di spazi all?interno dei centri urbani, rappresenta oggi più che... more...