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Introduction

Justin Henshell

Justin Henshell, FAIA, CSI, FASTM, is a partner in Henshell & Buccellato, Consulting Architects, in Shrewsbury, New Jersey, USA. He has been practicing architecture since 1952 and has specialized exclusively in moisture-related problems in the building envelope internationally since 1974. He has lectured, and written more than 60 papers about waterproofing. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Manual of Below-Grade Waterproofing

Routledge, 2016

Book chapter

... A. What is waterproofing? In this manual, in accordance with ASTM usage, waterproofing means a system designed to resist hydrostatic pressure exerted by moisture in a liquid state. It is differentiated from dampproofing, which is designed...

Vehicular paving

Paul Hensey

Paul Hensey is a practising garden and landscape designer. He has been a registered member of the Society of Garden Designers since 2007 and was made a Fellow in early 2016. Originally trained as an industrial designer, Paul has used CAD systems for over 20 years. Early in his career he was the head of design for an international construction products manufacturer, giving him an invaluable insight into construction detailing and an appetite for understanding manufacturing techniques and the use of novel materials in gardens and landscapes. Paul has been the technical journalist for the Garden Design Journal since 2009 and writes their monthly feature on best practice and construction. A lecturer at the University of Portsmouth, Paul also teaches at several other colleges on garden design and CAD. Paul has won numerous RHS medals and is acknowledged for his contemporary and innovative gardens. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Construction detailing for landscape and garden design : Surfaces, steps and margins

Routledge, 2016

Book chapter

... Ve h i c u l a r p a v i n g In the UK, the Highways Agency offers guidance on the construction of vehicular and pedestrian paving and this should be consulted in conjunction with 1 a site-specific geo-survey identifying the nature...

Margins, edges, kerbs and trims

Paul Hensey

Paul Hensey is a practising garden and landscape designer. He has been a registered member of the Society of Garden Designers since 2007 and was made a Fellow in early 2016. Originally trained as an industrial designer, Paul has used CAD systems for over 20 years. Early in his career he was the head of design for an international construction products manufacturer, giving him an invaluable insight into construction detailing and an appetite for understanding manufacturing techniques and the use of novel materials in gardens and landscapes. Paul has been the technical journalist for the Garden Design Journal since 2009 and writes their monthly feature on best practice and construction. A lecturer at the University of Portsmouth, Paul also teaches at several other colleges on garden design and CAD. Paul has won numerous RHS medals and is acknowledged for his contemporary and innovative gardens. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Construction detailing for landscape and garden design : Surfaces, steps and margins

Routledge, 2016

Book chapter

... M a r g i n s , e d g e s , k e r b s a n d t r i m s INTRODUCTION The edge structure is a critical element of any path, road or paved surface. Loose materials will migrate with constant traffic and a surface without an edge...

Small House in an Olive Grove

Donna Kacmar

Donna Kacmar is a practicing architect and an Associate Professor at the Gerald D. Hines College of Architecture at the University of Houston, USA, where she teaches Comprehensive Design Studio and directs the Materials Research Collaborative. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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BIG little house : Small houses designed by architects

Routledge, 2015

Book chapter

... Small House in an Olive Grove KACMAR (BIG LITTLE HOUSE) PAGINATION.indd 124 10/11/2014 :53 Figure 13.2 Small House in an Olive Grove north elevation at night Two scientists requested a small, sustainable dwelling that daybed set...

Nested House

Donna Kacmar

Donna Kacmar is a practicing architect and an Associate Professor at the Gerald D. Hines College of Architecture at the University of Houston, USA, where she teaches Comprehensive Design Studio and directs the Materials Research Collaborative. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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BIG little house : Small houses designed by architects

Routledge, 2015

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... Nested House Figure 19.2 Nested House north elevation This guesthouse on a large lot in a suburb west of Houston the top of the roof to the base of the wall. All other exterior began as an even smaller project. The client, who...

Scholar’s Library

Donna Kacmar

Donna Kacmar is a practicing architect and an Associate Professor at the Gerald D. Hines College of Architecture at the University of Houston, USA, where she teaches Comprehensive Design Studio and directs the Materials Research Collaborative. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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BIG little house : Small houses designed by architects

Routledge, 2015

Book chapter

... Scholar’s Library KACMAR (BIG LITTLE HOUSE) PAGINATION.indd 0 10//2014 13:53 Figure 11.2 Scholar’s Library second floor writing studio with windows open in spring Located two hours north of Manhattan, on a heavily wooded like...

Pedestrian paving

Paul Hensey

Paul Hensey is a practising garden and landscape designer. He has been a registered member of the Society of Garden Designers since 2007 and was made a Fellow in early 2016. Originally trained as an industrial designer, Paul has used CAD systems for over 20 years. Early in his career he was the head of design for an international construction products manufacturer, giving him an invaluable insight into construction detailing and an appetite for understanding manufacturing techniques and the use of novel materials in gardens and landscapes. Paul has been the technical journalist for the Garden Design Journal since 2009 and writes their monthly feature on best practice and construction. A lecturer at the University of Portsmouth, Paul also teaches at several other colleges on garden design and CAD. Paul has won numerous RHS medals and is acknowledged for his contemporary and innovative gardens. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Construction detailing for landscape and garden design : Surfaces, steps and margins

Routledge, 2016

Book chapter

... P e d e s t r i a n p a v i n g INTRODUCTION Gardens and landscapes, whether small or extensive, private or public, require access. For the most part, 1 2 access is by pedestrian traffic, wheelchair and mobility 3 aids and pushchairs...

Steps and ramps

Paul Hensey

Paul Hensey is a practising garden and landscape designer. He has been a registered member of the Society of Garden Designers since 2007 and was made a Fellow in early 2016. Originally trained as an industrial designer, Paul has used CAD systems for over 20 years. Early in his career he was the head of design for an international construction products manufacturer, giving him an invaluable insight into construction detailing and an appetite for understanding manufacturing techniques and the use of novel materials in gardens and landscapes. Paul has been the technical journalist for the Garden Design Journal since 2009 and writes their monthly feature on best practice and construction. A lecturer at the University of Portsmouth, Paul also teaches at several other colleges on garden design and CAD. Paul has won numerous RHS medals and is acknowledged for his contemporary and innovative gardens. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Construction detailing for landscape and garden design : Surfaces, steps and margins

Routledge, 2016

Book chapter

... S t e p s a n d r a m p s INTRODUCTION change in level will always look more interesting than a flat space. Vertical faces can be exaggerated and used to Steps are both a functional necessity as a means of display plants, water or even...

Concrete/Masonry

Christopher Beorkrem

Christopher Beorkrem is associate professor of architecture at the University of North Carolina, Charlotte. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Material Strategies in Digital Fabrication

Routledge, 2017

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... Masonry and concrete construction systems are tied This was first deployed in 1905 in his Tavanasa Bridge together not necessarily through their construction and was most elegantly deployed in the Salginatobel types but through...

Case studies

Peter Ozolins

Peter Ozolins, PhD established his architectural practice (www.peterozolinsarchitect.com) in 1998 after more than 20 years’ experience as an architect in Africa, the Middle East and the U.S. During a 9 year residence in Madagascar and Tanzania he designed education and health-related projects for a variety of non-governmental organizations. He has also done consulting work for USAID, UNESCO and NGO's in various African countries, Iraq and Nepal. His U.S.-based work includes university, commercial and residential projects as well as continued overseas work. Peter Ozolins earned his PhD from Virginia Tech in Environmental Design and Planning, is a member of the American Institute of Architects and is a LEED accredited professional with the US Green Building Council. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Sustainability and Scarcity : A handbook for green design and construction in developing countries

Roudlege, 2015

Book chapter

... Chapter 4: Case studies PURPOSE AND UTILITY The importance of these case studies is not that they are the best exemplars of green building in the LDR context but that, through them, the issues and oppor- tunities of sustainability can...