• 城市环境设计和绿色建筑的关系 = Urban environmental design and green building 

    Su, B. (辽宁科学技术出版社, 2015-05)
    中国有一句古语,“不要丢了西瓜捡芝麻”。从我们学术一点的角度来讲,《建筑物理》上面就会 有一段描述,说如果在供热的情况下,把供热温度调低一度,我们差不多能节省 10% ~15% 的能源。 如果空调温度提高一度,我们大致可以节省 5% ~8% 的能源。 我们想象一下,如果我们能把一个城市或者一个建筑基地,通过我们的设计和规划,如果在冬季 基地温度能提高一度,或者在夏季基地温度能降低一度,可能我们人不一定能感觉到有多强烈的变化, ...
  • Projetos urbanos e a construção social da cidade: intervenções nas áreas portuárias de Porto Alegre e Auckland 

    Melchiors, L. C.; Wagner, Cesar (2016-07)
    Nas últimas décadas as cidades contemporâneas tem sido marcadas por profundas transformações em seus centros históricos. A partir dos anos 80, tornou-se uma constante mundial a discussão em torno de políticas visando a ...
  • Legislation revisited : new hope for the earthquake prone "home shop?" 

    Murphy, Chris (School of Architecture and the Built Environment, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, 2016-12)
    A review of current earthquake-prone building policy undertaken by the New Zealand Ministry of Building, Innovation and Enterprise (MBIE) follow the Christchurch earthquake, resulted in the Government introducing legislation ...
  • The Licensed Building Practitioners Scheme : four years on. 

    Murphy, Chris (International Association for Housing Science (IAHS), 2016-09)
    The Licensed Building Practitioners Scheme (LBP Scheme), restricting certain aspects of the design and construction of residential buildings in New Zealand to licensed building personnel, was a Government initiative passed ...
  • Sponge city : bring nature to the Chinese citiy 

    Bradbury, Matthew; Wang, Xinxin; Zhu., K (2016-11)
    通过四个项目:二个位于新西兰奥克兰,两 个位于中国,探索了当代城市防洪的方法。 这四个项目的分析均采用业内常用的方法: 汇水区分析、GIS分析和建设模式分析。但这几种 方法的综合运用产生了独特的削减和处理雨洪的 效果。 城市导致洪水加剧已成为共识,减缓城市洪 水的方法亦广为人知。绿色屋顶、雨水花园、植 草沟、湿地等均为在城区内削减洪水的方法。 但是这些对城市本身的设计有什么影响?传 统的城市由密集的建筑和基础设施组成。新城的 ...
  • Assessing the comprehensive competitiveness of Shangdong Peninsula Megaregion 

    Li, Y.; Wang, Xinxin; Yu, L.; Yang, M. (2015-11)
    The Shandong Peninsula Megaregion (SPM) is located in China’s eastern coastal area between the Yangtze River Delta and Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei Megaregions. To understand its status of development in the national context, ...
  • Te aranga Māori design principles : experiences in Tāmaki Makaurau 

    Hoskins, Raoul (2015-03-19)
    Kaupapa Māori cultural landscapes are essential to supporting and reinforcing cultural identity and connection to place’. * This presentation focuses on challenges and opportunities for local government, iwi and their ...
  • Urbanisation : a Māori counter response 

    Hoskins, Raoul (2016-11-14)
    Te Pooti Marae remains as part of a previously much larger Māori settlement located on the right bank of the Whanganui - New Zealand’s longest navigable river * Home of the Ati Haunui a Paparangi tribe * The village ...
  • The Brazilian metropolitan regions in the context of the statute of metropolis: the importance of collaborative governance. 

    Melchiors, L. C.; Wagner, Cesar (Instytut Metropolitalny, 2016)
    The current urban situation is represented by issues that go beyond municipal boundaries and by increasingly complex arrangements between cities. Part of this complexity arises from the polycentric character of metropolitan ...
  • Māori housing experiences of prefabrication : opportunities and challenges 

    Hoskins, Raoul (2015-04-23)
    *Papakāinga Prefabrication projects *The nature and challenges of Māori housing projects *Opportunities for the sector
  • The architecture of opportunity : creating the box for people to think out of 

    Ayrey, Oliver (2015)
    This research document looks to highlight the central issue that has plagued the architectural industry to date: that is, the concept of the Starchitect. For too long the field of architecture has celebrated the glamorously ...
  • New Lynn – Auckland IMM case study : low-density urban morphology and energy performance optimisation. A new pilot project in Auckland using Integrated Modification Methodology (IMM) 

    Tadi, Massimo; Bogunovich, Dushko (Unitec ePress, 2017-04-04)
    Integrated Modification Methodology (IMM) has already been applied in established metropolitan contexts, such as Porto Maravilha in Rio de Janeiro, the neighbourhood of Shahrak-e Golestan in Tehran, and Block 39 in New ...
  • Walter Klasz : Inbetween 

    Klasz, Walter; Mitterer, Wittfrida; Michl, Thomas; Kern, Christian; McPherson, Peter (Unitec ePress, 2017-03-03)
    In 2016, Austrian architect and designer Walter Klasz visited Auckland as a Researcher in Residence, hosted by Unitec. Walter’s work focuses on the potential of ‘self-forming-structures’ – constructions that emerge from ...
  • Goldfinger revisited. James Bond set designs by Ken Adam as modernist spaces of power 

    Schnoor, Christoph; Wilson, Scott (SAHANZ, 2016-07)
    Ken Adam (b. 1921) developed set designs for seven of the early James Bond films and a number of other important works. Goldfinger (1964) is among the most famous of these films, and Adam’s designs have since made film ...
  • Dirty old town 

    Ramsay, Kyle (2016)
    This research project set out to answer the question stated on page 6: can an architectural proposition provide a connection between a city’s iconic natural assets and enhance a real and metaphorical sense of place? To ...
  • Further down the track 

    Pauling, Craig (2016)
    Research question: Can the restructuring of a traffic corridor in Auckland positively contribute towards resolving existing issues surrounding transport and density in the locality? Policies to allow Auckland to sprawl ...
  • Resilient renovation : the architectural adaptation of the old suburbs for cohousing 

    Bjorklund, Sam (2016)
    Change. Throughout our lives and throughout history we change and adapt. Whether to suit new times, new technologies or new ideas our lives and by extension our architecture has consistently been changing. In this day ...
  • Building for resilience 

    Kaur, Harmandeep (2016)
    As the population, infrastructure and economies around the world are growing, some global issues - like climate change and natural disasters are hindering the social and economic growth in some developing countries, like ...
  • A new international cruise ship terminal for Wynyard Wharf 

    Low, Geoff (2016)
    The aim of this project is to analyse the issues of the current cruise ship terminal site, and design a new relocation site to provide for the current needs and progress, and increase the future demand. My design also ...
  • Voids of war : an exploration of memorial culture & veteran support 

    Lawson, Sam (2016)
    Voids of War, is an examination of the human cost of war beyond the battle field. New Zealand subscribes to a rules based international order. Given that this order is under increasing pressure New Zealand’s continued and ...