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Architectural Forensics Architectural Forensics

   
지은이 Sam Kubba   |   출판사 McGraw-Hill  |   발행일 2008년 02월 28일   |   언어 : English
 
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발행일 2008-02-28 | 중량: 0.93 kg | 사이즈: 19.4*23.5*3.4 cm
ISBN 0071498427 | 9780071498425
기타정보 원서 | 438쪽 | $ 89.95 | Hardcover
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Product Description

Successfully Conduct and Report on Any Architectural Forensic Investigation

Architectural Forensics clearly defines the role, responsibilities, and essential work of forensic architects. This unique resource offers comprehensive coverage of building defects and failures, types of failure mechanisms, and job-critical tasks such as fieldwork, lab testing, formulating opinions, and providing expert testimony.

Packed with 300 illustrations, in-depth case studies, and numerous sample documents, this vital reference takes you step-by-step through every phase of conducting investigations…diagnosing building failures… preventing and curing building defects…and reporting on findings. The book also includes strategies for avoiding liability and resolving disputes-potentially saving vast amounts of time and money. Authoritative and up-to-date, Architectural Forensics features:

  • Full details on conducting investigations and reporting on architectural forensics
  • Clear guidance on preventing and curing building defects and failures
  • In-depth coverage of field work, photogrammetry, and lab testing
  • Practical insights into litigation, dispute resolution, and expert testimony
  • Solid business advice on presentation methods, marketing, and setting up an office and website
  • A valuable CD with sample forms, checklists, templates, and cost data

    Inside This Complete Architectural Forensics Toolkit

    • Theory and Application of Architectural Forensics • Building Systems: Design, Evaluation, and the Forensic Architect • Building Systems and Other Issues: Failures, Causes, Prevention, and Remediation • The Forensic Consultant: Investigative Techniques, Litigation, and the Final Report • Business Development • Abbreviations and Acronyms • Glossary • Sample Documents
  • Table of Contents
    PART I: THEORY & APPLICATION

    Chapter 1. Defining Architectural Forensics

    Chapter 2. The Assignment/Investigation

    Chapter 3. Confidentiality, Responsibility & Conflict of Interest

    Chapter 4. Review of Plans & Specifications – Concept Design to Completion


    PART II: BUILDING SYSTEMS – DESIGN, EVALUATION & THE FORENSIC ARCHITECT

    Chapter 5. Designing an Evaluation

    Chapter 6. The Forensic Architect's Role & Scope in Evaluations for Acquisitions

    Chapter 7. Conducting the Evaluation/Investigation


    PART III: BUILDING SYSTEMS AND OTHER ISSUES – FAILURES, CAUSES, PREVENTION, AND REMEDIATION

    Chapter 8. Roofing Systems

    Chapter 9. Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning Systems

    Chapter 10. Structural Systems

    Chapter 11. Electrical and Lighting Systems

    Chapter 12. Plumbing Systems

    Chapter 13. Vertical Transportation Systems

    Chapter 14. Interior Systems

    Chapter 15. Exterior Closure Systems – Building Envelope

    Chapter 16. The Building Site

    Chapter 17. Environmental Issues

    Chapter 18. Natural Hazards and Addl Issues


    PART IV: THE FORENSIC CONSULTANT – INVESTIGATIVE TECHNIQUES, LITIGATION AND THE FINAL REPORT

    Chapter 19. The Investigative Process

    Chapter 20. Forensic Photogrammetry

    Chapter 21. Litigation, Dispute Resolution & the Expert Witness

    Chapter 22. Writing the Diagnostic Report


    PART V: BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

    Chapter 23. Business Approach – Sample Marketing Letters & Brochures

    Chapter 24. Presentation Techniques

    Chapter 25. Your Own Office andWebsite

    Appendix A: Abbreviations & Acronyms

    Appendix B: Glossary

    Appendix C: Exhibits (forms, letters, etc.)
    About the Author

    Sam A.A. Kubba, PhD, (Herndon, VA) has more than 30 years’ experience in all aspects of construction. He is an award-winning architect, and has worked as a general contractor, interior designer, and property developer. His practice includes projects in the U.S., U.K., and the Middle East. He has appeared on numerous TV and radio talk shows including the BBC World Service, CNN, Lehrer Hour, CNBC, and was featured in the documentary film Fahrenheit 9/11. He is currently a consultant for the United Nations Office for Project Services, and his books include Mesopotamian Furniture (Oxford, 2006) and Space Planning for Commercial and Residential Interiors (McGraw-Hill, 2003).
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