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Building Type Basics for Elementary and Secondary Schools

Building Type Basics for Elementary and Secondary Schools

Bradford Perkins

ISBN: 978-0-471-43769-7

Mar 2002

280 pages

Select type: E-Book

$60.99

Description

Here's the essential information you need to initiate designs for preschools and kindergartens as well as elementary, middle, and high schools.
  • Filled with project photographs, diagrams, floor plans, sections, and details.
  • Combines in-depth coverage of the structural, mechanical, acoustic, traffic, and safety issues that are unique to school buildings with the nuts-and-bolts design guidelines that will start any project off on the right track and keep it there through completion.

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Preface, Stephen A. Kliment.

Acknowledgments.

Predesign.

Circulation.

Design Concerns and Process.

Site Planning.

Codes.

Energy and Environmental Issues.

Structural Systems.

Mechanical Systems.

Electrical/Communications Systems.

Technology and Special Equipment.

Materials.

Acoustic Control.

Lighting Design.

Interiors Issues.

Wayfinding.

Renovation.

International Design Oportunities.

Operation and Maintenance.

Cost Issues.

Financing.

Bibliography and References.

Index.