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Simplified Site Design

Simplified Site Design

By James Ambrose, Peter Brandow

Examines the general problems of designing and constructing sites for buildings!

Price: $115.95
Product Code/ISBN: 9780471530299
Year: 1992
Binding: Hardcover     Page Count: 216
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

This book deals with the many design concerns of building sites. Although the potential scope of this topic is immense, the intent here is to treat it in a concise manner.

Coverage includes:

  • Site construction and planning
  • Placing buildings on sites
  • Landscape planning
  • Drainage
  • Site traffic for vehicles and pedestrians
  • Parking
  • Lighting
  • Handicap facilities
  • And much more!

Dealing with issues from the general point of view of the site designer (the person with overall concern for the broader aspect of planning and design), and those problems of integrating the work of various specialist with the site design as a whole.