Design in Modular Construction

Brand: CRC Press
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ISBN-13: 9780415554503
ISBN-10: 0415554500
Author: Mark Lawson; Ray Ogden; Chris Goodier
Pages: 280

Design in Modular Construction is a guide to the design of modular buildings. The publication uses eight recent projects to provide a review of both general background issues and a number of more specific topics such as generic types of module and their application; vertical loading, stability and robustness; dimensional and spacial planning; hybrid construction; cladding, services and building physics; fire safety and thermal and acoustic performance; logistical aspects such as transport, tolerances and safe installation.