Façade Engineering

Trends in Green Facades

Wed, Jun 20, 2012 Comments (0) Views: 4329
Façades constitute a major component of green building design, from several points of view.

Freeform Façade

Fri, Feb 10, 2012 Comments (0) Views: 29594
In recent years, the trend of freeform or ‘blob’ architecture has been the hallmark of many iconic buildings globally. The realization of such ambitious projects requires a unique design process…

Integration and Innovation: Creating Sustainable Facades

Wed, Sep 28, 2011 Comments (0) Views: 4555
With the emerging trends in material technology, architectural design is getting highly competitive. As more developers and owners attempt iconic buildings, architects and structural engineers are increasingly faced with the…

Keeping Up the Right Façade

Fri, Aug 12, 2011 Comments (0) Views: 4195
Modern airport designs often incorporate extremely large areas of glass facades; probably partly due to the overall trend in construction industry driving ever more glass on building façades, and in…