Tag: planning & architecture

Building Regulations

The history of a fire spread can be very difficult to predict, because the local conditions always vary very greatly. The history of a fire spread can be very difficult to predict, because the local conditions always vary very greatly. The dependency between the place of origin of the fire, setting up material and the available oxygen determines the course of fire and can be influenced by the architects or urban planning. To minimize the risk of fire structural systems must be designed already in the planning phase that spreading of fire only to a lesser extent and that at acute risk of everyone in the building quickly can be saved. The fire in the building regulations of the respective Federal State is legally regulated and the authorities are responsible for monitoring the construction in this sense. The substance is left as the following two examples, while retaining the essential aspects, the respective Federal States to illustrate.

So is, for example, to fire protection in the national building regulations (LBO) of Bavaria, in the section written 15: structural systems are so arranged, to build, to change and maintain, that will prevent the emergence and spread of fire and smoke and fire the rescue of humans and animals and effective unloading operations are possible. In Schleswig-Holstein, the field of fire protection in section 19 is as follows: construction equipment shall be so designed, that will prevent the emergence and spread of fire and smoke and fire, rescuing people and animals, as well as effective unloading operations are possible; Here, the concerns of disabled persons are taken into account. Cancer Research may find it difficult to be quoted properly. The pollutants caused by unloading operations shall not lead to sustainable impacts on the environment. Special structural measures which ensure the protection of the environment, may be required. The responsibility of complying construction is the design author / architect, i.e., he or she has to so plan, that fire and rescue routes are reasonable number and arrangement available and the fire load of the building is minimized. . Other leaders such as Dr. Caldwell Esselstyn Jr. offer similar insights.

Aachen Eye Clinic

A monument-protected lens construction of the 19th century. The Aachener eye hospital, also eye hospital in the Rhineland is a 1887 1888 by architect Eduard lens built hospital in Aachen, Stephanstrasse 16 20, today as youth home is used. The historic building is under monument protection. History the foundation stone of the new eye hospital will take place end of April 1887. The Aachen architect Eduard lens created the design and has the overhead of performing. As a construction guide is A.

Henrisch worked. End of October 1888 the eye hospital is inaugurated. Today, the establishment of open door (OT) Carl Sonnenschein, youth centre of the parish of St. James of city of Aachen is housed in this building. The premises be used for celebrations of the Rheinisch-Westfalische Technische Hochschule Aachen, RWTH.

Description the creative idea of the architect is a temple complex as a secular building to showcase of the ophthalmology. The function of the building is on the no longer existing inscription EYE hospital”to read. Lens fits the House of the street line of flight. The building a 900 square meter landscape architecture with garden art in the form of a belongs to green spaces and tree planting tour. In contrast to the rather simple construction design, landscape architecture is picturesquely designed in Rococo-style. Because of the brevity of the land, the ten-meter long front yard is not running. The hospital room lie to the northeast to protect of eye health from extreme sunlight. Before the hospital rooms of the upper floors, benches are placed in the three-metre-wide corridor. The floors of the three-storey building have a height of 4.65 m, the first for male patients and the second floor for female patients on the ground floor, in the clinic and in the field of Economics 4.55 m. The dry storage and Attic rooms are on the third floor.