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Understanding and Analysing Trusses

Trusses are everywhere, they are used in bridges, antenna towers, cranes. Even in parts of the International Space Station, and for good reason, they allow us to create strong structures while using materials in a very efficient and cost-effective way

Building Services

What are we referring to when we speak about installations in architecture? The installations range from the essentialsupplies of water and electricity

Architecture for Islamic Societies Today

Since the Aga Khan Award for Architecture was begun in 1977 it has been in the forefront of recognising the full impact of social and environmental upheaval on the built environment in Third World countries