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A techno-economic analysis of PV solar modules attached to vertical facades of a residential building in a hot arid climate .

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Engineering Research (2307-1877). 9/15/2022, Vol. 10 Issue 3B, p108-123. 16p.

Abstract: This paper investigates the feasibility of electrical power generation using differently orientated photovoltaic (PV) modules attached to vertical surfaces. The global horizontal irradiance (GHI) has been measured to verify the commonly used correspond...

Using the critical path method and the Burt method in planning and following up the completion of construction projects for housing units (houses and apartments) (an applied study in the French village company in the province of Dohuk).

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): REMAH Journal. Aug2022, Issue 69, p861-878. 18p.

Abstract: The study aims to use the operational research methods represented by the critical path method (using natural time and accelerated time) and Burt's method in planning and following up the completion of construction projects in the French Village Compan...

La casa come bene comune, a Mumbai e Auroville.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): TECHNE: Journal of Technology for Architecture & Environment. 2022, Vol. 24, p94-102. 9p.


Abstract: L’India rappresenta un laboratorio progettuale significativo e attuale sul tema dell’abitare collettivo, sia per la realizzazione di alloggi che sperimentano nuovi materiali e tecnologie costruttive, sia per il progetto di abitazioni flessibili in cont...

Construction boom coming to an end; change in policy strategy needed.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): DIW Weekly Report. 1/11/2023, Vol. 13 Issue 1/2, p4-14. 11p.

Abstract: Following the construction boom of recent years in Germany, inflation and supply bottlenecks hit the industry hard in 2022. While nominal construction volume increased by nearly 14 percent, it decreased by two percent when adjusted for inflation. Resid...

Bauboom geht zu Ende - politischer Strategiewechsel erforderlich.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Deutsches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung: DIW-Wochenbericht. 1/11/2023, Issue 1/2, p4-14. 11p.

Abstract: Nach dem Boom der Bauwirtschaft in den vergangenen Jahren haben im Jahr 2022 Inflation und Lieferengpässe der Branche schwer zu schaffen gemacht. Zwar ist das Bauvolumen nominal nochmals um fast 14 Prozent gestiegen, inflationsbereinigt ging es allerdi...

Should prevailing wages prevail? Re‐examining the effect of prevailing wage laws on affordable housing construction costs.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): British Journal of Industrial Relations. Dec2022, Vol. 60 Issue 4, p761-783. 23p. 4 Charts.

Abstract: The United States faces two parallel crises: one with affordable housing supply, and one with maintaining residential construction labour standards. Historically, issues with labour standards have been addressed on public works through prevailing wage ...

Narrative modelling: A comparison of high and low mass dwelling solutions in Afghanistan and Peru.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Building Services Engineering Research & Technology. Jan2023, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p5-24. 20p.

Abstract: Displaced populations are housed in various constructions, including lightweight predesigned structures. Theoretically, self-built heavyweight structures should ensure better temperatures and be closer to cultural norms. To examine this directly for th...

Misawa Homes Co., Ltd. SWOT Analysis.

Source(s): Misawa Homes Co Ltd SWOT Analysis. 11/10/2022, p1-7. 7p.

Abstract: A SWOT analysis of Misawa Homes Co Ltd is presented.

Total heavy préfabrication: Santo António dos Cavaleiros (SAC) and Quinta do Morgado (QM). Overview of the building process, exterior panel pathologies and a study for their rehabilitation.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Cities, Communities & Territories / Cidades, Comunidades e Territorios. Spring2022, p102-136. 35p.

Abstract: Prefabrication is one of the two great methods of industrialized construction that became cost-effective after World War II. The development of such industrialized building techniques was prompted by the great shortage of buildings resulting from the m...

Earth Works.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Architectural Record. Dec2022, Vol. 210 Issue 12, p50-55. 6p. 11 Color Photographs.


Abstract: Naturally, positioning and shaping the concrete was Ishigami's primary design challenge. Junya Ishigami, a Tokyo architect who goes to extremes, is one of them. 1 ENTRANCE 2 RESTAURANT KITCHEN & DINING BAR 3 RESTAURANT DINING ROOM 4 RESIDENCE LIVING & ...