The one-stop guide to SketchUp for architects, designers, and builders. SketchUp is the tool of choice for architects, interior designers, and construction professionals. Uses easy-to-understand tutorials to describe both common and advanced process, illustrated throughout with full-color renderings.
A major handbook of planning and design data for architects. For each building type the book gives the basic design requirements and all the principal dimensional data, as well as succinct guidance on how to use the information and what regulations the designer may need to be aware of.
The publication of the Green Paper on Planning has magnified the significance of urban design frameworks, development briefs and master plans. A guide on influencing the development process, not only on high profile sites, but wherever urban change is reshaping places.
A comprehensive and accessible introduction to urban design,this book enables students and professionals to understand the meaning of urban design by presenting an analysis of case studies from the past five decades. Illustrating how urban design guidelines and processes have been used in a broad range of projects around the world, it helps architects and planners to define their goals and to confidently predict design outcomes.
Acumen aims to provide architects with the most relevant and up-to-date advisory material and news about managing an architectural practice and managing architectural projects. The collective input and experiences of architectural practitioners and other professionals gathered over many years has been distilled into a dynamic database of information that puts answers to everyday questions at your fingertips.