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facade

The front of a building; what one sees from the street. Sometimes a building is constructed of metal, but the facade is brick or some other attractive treatment. Zoning regulations, subdivision restrictions,and historic district requirements may specify particular building facades.

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Talking about its participation, Rizwanulla Khan, executive president at Emirates Glass, said: "We are thrilled to unveil breakthrough innovations in facade design and sustainable solutions at the Facade Design & Engineering UAE Summit.
According to Andy Dean, Middle East head of facade engineering at WSP, we are seeing less regular forms of buildings as architects and clients vie to create their own iconic buildings.
While in London, Felix organized and delivered major projects from large complex geometry and cable net facades and facades with super-size glass panels, to industry collaboration on innovative facade products and cladding systems involving composite materials and high performance insulation.
Our architects have designed a replacement facade that uses porcelain tile to replace the original, failed stone material.
In New York City, facade restoration and repair projects can be particularly challenging, with confined work sites and the co-ordination of hundreds of workers coupled with creating the least possible disruption to building occupants.
The daylong event will focus on new developments in the growing area of dynamic, or “active,” facades, now widely recognized as an integral component of high-performance building systems.
Finally, light pollution is not a factor as all the light emitted by the fixture is collected on the facade, no matter which direction the projectors are shooting.
With increasing attention being shifted towards sustainable facades, durable material, new technologies and ultimately a better ROI for the facade in large scale development, the International Quality & Productivity Centre has invited over 25 global and Indian facade experts to gather at its 2[sup.
If--from the perspective of an encounter--the Face externalizes the depth of the other, then the deceitful self-creation of the mask, a conscious imposition upon the face of an "expression," which supposedly speaks from the inside, but in fact only delivers pretence, amounts to a hypocritical tactics of covering the face with a facade.
The current plan for the SFE is to increase memberships and provide support to facade engineers in the region with proper training and qualifications.
Mr Fabricant said: "David Lammy, the Minister for Culture at the Department of Culture Media & Sport, has written to me to say that the decision not to add the facade of the Victoria Hospital at the Friary in Lichfield to the list of buildings of architectural or historic interest is currently being reconsidered.
Fraunhofer's Institute for Building Physics IBP and Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE will provide planning and supervision services for the facade test centre (FTC) build in close collaboration with Masdar City.