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ba ii: Facade scaffolding + walkways on roof approx.
New York City Department of Buildings published a report mapping the facade conditions of more than 14,000 buildings citywide that are required to periodically submit facade-inspection results to the Department.
The facade business sector in the Middle East is extremely important and one of the fastest growing, but industry professionals bemoan that it is largely unrecognised and not given the eminence it deserves.
Ammar Alul, general manager of Schuco Middle East, said: "The facade industry is a critical aspect of the construction sector right now.
As the regional construction industry prepares for the implementation of the new Dubai Civil Defence laws governing the health and safety of building facade materials, a three-day trade show for the windows, doors and facades industry has been announced.
The new Tahanto building is entirely functional and, except for the facade, all construction activities have been completed.
Other topics will be the importance of integrating the management, coordination, and sequencing of active-facade design and the costs and benefits of dynamic facades.
For example, for one facade measuring about 70-meters long, the lighting effect is created by seven gobo-projectors, each one mounting one 1200-W metal halide bulb and a glass slide (gobo) reproducing the light effect imagined.
Etymology, however, not only exposes the semantic kinship of face and facade, but also reveals their less obvious features: namely their facticity and activeness.
Taking this into account it is no wonder that Dubai is now the headquarters for the regional chapter of the Society of Facade Engineers (SFE).
English Heritage's decision not to give Lichfield's Victoria Hospital's surviving facade listed building status because it had "little architectural merit" was branded "short-sighted".
A stimulating discussion on the nature of the facade, at the Royal Academy in London, prompted the thought that the phrase 'skin deep' may be taking on a non-pejorative meaning.