An introduction to refurbishment. Part 2: Maximising the opportunities at the design stage

Author: Stephen Fernandez

Date published

4 January 2021

Price
Free
Access Resource
Back to Previous

An introduction to refurbishment. Part 2: Maximising the opportunities at the design stage

The Structural Engineer
An introduction to refurbishment. Part 2: Maximising the opportunities at the design stage
Date published

4 January 2021

Author

Stephen Fernandez

Price

Free

Access Resource
Author

Stephen Fernandez

Stephen Fernandez guides readers through the key design areas that offer refurbishment opportunities when working on an existing building.

Additional information

Format:
PDF
Pages:
5
Publisher:
The Institution of Structural Engineers

Tags

Climate change Refurbishment Construction management Issue 1

Related Resources & Events

The Structural Engineer
<h4>Understanding existing buildings – five studies to complete before design work starts</h4>

Understanding existing buildings – five studies to complete before design work starts

Fiona Cobb presents a brief guide to the key desk research required to understand the types of construction, likely structural capacities and latent defects of an existing building.

Date ‐ 1 March 2021
Author ‐ Fiona Cobb
Price ‐ £0
The Structural Engineer
<h4>An introduction to refurbishment. Part 1: Identifying opportunities at the feasibility stage</h4>

An introduction to refurbishment. Part 1: Identifying opportunities at the feasibility stage

Stephen Fernandez discusses ways in which engineers can explore the potential to refurbish existing buildings instead of demolishing and building anew.

Date ‐ 16 November 2020
Author ‐ Stephen Fernandez
Price ‐ £0
The Structural Engineer
Manufacturing workshop

Held to carbon account: the end of 'bog standard' new build?

As the climate changes there will be ever-increasing social and economic pressure to reduce carbon dioxide emissions, with focus turning to the embodied carbon in products which has thus far been eclipsed by operational values.

Date ‐ 2 January 2020
Author ‐ Muiris Moynihan
Price ‐ £9