Tall Buildings: The New Space Race

Table Of Contents

CONTENTS
IN THIS ISSUE 2
INTRODUCTION
C. Georgopoulos and D. Lam 3
A NEW URBANITY: THE RELATIONSHIP
BETWEEN TOWERS AND URBANISM
S. Krummeck 4
AIR VENTILATION IN CITIES WITH DENSE
HIGH-RISE DEVELOPMENTS
E. Choi 12
FIRE FIGHTING IN HIGH-RISE BUILDINGS:
THE ROLE FOR ENGINEERS
S.S Lo 20
THE DESIGN OF FOUNDATIONS FOR
HIGH-RISE BUILDINGS
H. Poulos 27
THE STRUCTURAL DESIGN OF ALMAS
TOWER, DUBAI, UAE
R. Chandunni and F. Berahman 33
GRAND LISBOA HOTEL AND CASINO,
MACAU: A FAST-TRACK HIGH-RISE
D. Lee, H. Lee and C. Chan 40
HERON TOWER, LONDON - THE STRATEGY
FOR CONSTRUCTION
M. Richards and N. Gillespie 48
STRATE SEI, LONDON - PROPELLING
SUSTAINABLE REGENERATION
D. Cowan 56