• "Design" and "Design" the verb, noun, prefix and suffix : architecture studio teaching as an epitome of design methodologies 

      Pretty, Annabel; McPherson, Peter (Association of Architecture Schools of Australasia (AASA), 2015-10)
      This paper critiques three case studies of architectural large pre-fabrication collaborative projects in Christchurch; Lux City 2012/Canterbury Tales 2013/City Up’s 2014, from students from Unitec Department of Architecture. ...
    • Destabilising the studio - teaching architectural design in China 

      van Raat, Tony (University of New South Wales, 2010-07)
      Cooperative ventures in international education frequently involve transitioning students from one learning paradigm to another. This is particularly the case in joint programmes in architecture where lateral thinking and ...
    • Digital DIY : EdFab Project 

      Patel, Yusef; McMeel, D. (Construction in the 21st Century (CITC), 2015-05)
      The widespread availability of automated fabrication tools is rising dramatically. Entry-level CNC routers, robotics and 3D printers can be a cost effective machinery for small to medium sized enterprises to implement. The ...
    • Earthquake vulnerability of wastewater pumping stations in New Zealand 

      Zare, Mohammad R.; Wilkinson, Suzanne; Potangaroa, Regan (2010-09)
      New Zealand is located in an earthquake prone part of the world where earthquakes are the most common natural hazard in New Zealand. Consequently, earthquake vulnerability especially in lifelines is of great concern of ...
    • Efeitos da expansão territorial do programa habitacional brasileiro Minha Casa, Minha Vida: o caso da Região Metropolitana de Porto Alegre, Brasil. 

      Melchiors, L. C.; Wagner, Cesar (Universidad Nacional de La Plata, Facultad de Humanidades y Ciencias de la Educación, 2014-09)
      O presente trabalho tem por objetivo discutir a produção do espaço urbano a partir dos projetos de moradia social desenvolvidos pelo Programa Minha Casa, Minha Vida (PMCMV), tendo como objeto de estudo e análise a distribuição ...
    • Em busca da governança participativa em contextos metropolitanos : a experiência de Belo Horizonte 

      Melchiors, L. C. (Associação Nacional de Pós-Graduação e Pesquisa em Geografia, 2017-10)
      As aglomerações metropolitanas atuais são marcadas por questões que extrapolam as fronteiras municipais e por dinâmicas cada vez mais complexas entre as cidades. Nesse contexto, é preciso debater sobre os arranjos ...
    • Ernst Plischke and the Dixon Street Flats 

      Schnoor, Christoph (Society of Architectural Historians, Australia and New Zealand, 2015-07)
      Ernst Plischke’s life and work have been thoroughly researched and written about. However, one crucial moment still remains uncertain – and it seems that, for New Zealand Architectural History, much hinges on this one ...
    • Ether : an atmosphere of possibility 

      Francis, Kerry (2016-06)
      This paper explores a period of architectural student culture in the early 1970s in Auckland, New Zealand, and its influence on New Zealand architecture. The 1971 AASA (Australasian Architecture Students Association) ...
    • Experiments on common grounds: Four Auckland houses by Richard Hobin (1949-1953) 

      Francis, Kerry; Smith, Gregory (Australian and New Zealand Architectural Science Association, 2010-01-01)
      In Auckland in the 1950s a group of architecture students and young graduates were exploring innovative techniques of small scale construction. While these explorations can be seen in the context of a broader, global ...
    • Experiments on common grounds: Four Auckland houses by Richard Hobin (1949-1953) 

      Francis, Kerry; Smith, Gregory (2010)
      In Auckland in the 1950s a group of architecture students and young graduates were exploring innovative techniques of small scale construction. While these explorations can be seen in the context of a broader, global ...
    • “Fly on the wall” Can the presence of the student during the assessment process help in their learning? 

      Rennie, Julian (University of New South Wales, 2010-01-01)
      The Design studio learning system within most Tertiary Design Schools has a unique critique method, (often called “The Crit”). The Crit event itself is rather a “veiled” process and has been analyzed and written about ...
    • Future housing energy efficiency associated with the Auckland Unitary Plan 

      Su, Bin (International Conference on Municipal Engineering (ICME), 2014-07)
      The draft Auckland Unitary Plan outlines the future land used for new housing and businesses with Auckland population growth over the next thirty years. According to Auckland Unitary Plan, over the next 30 years, the ...
    • The Gabion House Revisited 

      Potangaroa, Regan (ITS University, Surabaya, 2013)
      Most material on a “Green Concept” for addressing the environmental, social, cultural and institutional issues resulting from global warming and climate change through the implementation of architecture and environmental ...
    • Gateway Pavilion : returning to conventional practice 

      Janus, A.; Contractor, R.; Patel, Yusef; McPherson, Peter (Architectural Science Association (ANZAScA), 2017-12)
      The design and production of architecture is being heavily influenced by software, both positively and negatively. On the one side, it can be seen to provide new design opportunities while on the other it can create ...
    • Gimme shelter: Tsunami mitigation as part of a permanent shelter programme for Aceh, north Sumatra 

      Potangaroa, Regan (i-Rec, 2006)
      The resulting housing solutions developed for permanent shelter as part of aid packages and reconstruction often belie the complexity of their resolution. This paper briefly outlines the often hidden subtleties in such ...
    • 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 ...
    • Guidelines for strawbale construction in New Zealand 

      Hall, Min (2015-08-21)
      * NZ Strawbale Construction Guidelines and Code of Practice – Working Party *International Scene – Building Codes and Guidelines for Straw Bale Construction *How BC Applications for strawbale construction are currently ...
    • House Indoor Thermal and Health Conditions with Different Passive Designs 

      Su, Bin (2012)
      According to the Auckland climate, building passive design more focus on improving winter indoor thermal and health conditions. Based on field study data of indoor air temperature and relative humidity close to ceiling and ...
    • Immeuble-villas between Le Corbusier and Albert Gessner 

      Schnoor, Christoph; Kromrei, Claudia (SAHANZ, 2013)
      One of the open questions for contemporary urban living in the city is the issue of density. What level of urban density is sustainable and appropriate for a healthy, enjoyable lifestyle as well as for the unfolding of ...
    • Impact of building envelope design on energy consumption of the Auckland library 

      Su, Bin (Advanced Building Skins GmbH, 2017-10)
      This pilot study is to investigate impact of building envelope design on energy consumption of Auckland public libraries. There are about 55 public libraries in Auckland. Monthly energy consumption data for a whole year ...