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  • Constructing The Latham Report

    Introduction Off-site construction is part of modern methods of construction (MMC) and relates to construction activities that are carried out in a high quality controlled factory environment away from the site. Subsequently, the building components fabricated in the factory, are transported to the site location in order to be assembled on-site. This leads to a greater degree of finish than in traditional piecemeal on-site construction due to elimination of on-site work and rapid site assembly.…

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  • Construction Claims Consultant Case Study

    Hiring a Construction Claims Consultant to Analyze Contract Documents A contract is the center of any agreement, no matter what industry the deal arises in. In construction deals, the contract is executed between the contractor and the property owner. A construction contract includes terms involving financing, payments, liability concerns, insurance issues, and a variety of other topics that the parties may wish to include. Should a conflict emerge during the construction, the contract must be…

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  • Vanna Venturi House Essay

    the united states city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Several residences are built by celebrated architects nearby Vanna Venturi House. The building is surrounded by crabapple trees, which creates a peaceful and graceful environment. The house was colored to pale green to blend in the wonderful surroundings. There is a widely main street in front of the building, which can directly lead to the square of the little town. Vanna Venturi house is full of complexity and contradiction. This feather…

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  • The Code Of Chivalry In King Arthur And His Knights Of The Round Table

    “The code of chivalry emphasized bravery, military skill, generosity in victory, piety, and courtesy to women”(Hirsch). The story of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table is surrounded by hundreds of different tales telling of the various attributes of a number of different Knights, including the King himself. One element that is present in every tale told of these knights is chivalry. King Arthur demanded of his knights that they follow the code of chivalry while on their adventures.…

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  • Counseling Children With Low Self-Esteem

    empathetic atmosphere for children to overcome obstacles to their personal growth, and find new ways to behave, feel, and think. Keywords: Child, Trauma, Child-centered Counseling Children with Low Self-esteem In the movie Antwone Fisher, Antwone spent 14 years in a foster home, and suffered physical, verbal and sexual abuse (Black & Washington, 2002). After removal from the foster home, to escape homelessness, Antwone joined the navy then met Commander Williams who was able to…

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  • Null Hypothesis Essay

    Exercise 7 (set 1) 1. What are three versions of the null hypothesis? The three versions of the null hypothesis are: (1) “the observed difference was created by sampling error”, (2) “there is no true difference between the two groups” and (3) “the true difference between the two groups is zero.” (Barker, 56-57) 2. Is the null hypothesis typically stated in social scientific research? Why/why not? The null hypothesis is not usually stated in social scientific research. Researchers rarely state…

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  • Friendship And Communication In The Ink Bridge By Neil Grant

    traumatic family event that lead him to silence, fate played its part and the two boys met and were forever connected. We learn just how important it is to build bridges to the world rather than building walls around ourselves, and the significance that friendship and communication has to the bridge building process. If you build walls around yourself and don’t build any bridges to the world you are left to deal with situations that you shouldn’t be facing alone such as the struggles that Hec’s…

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  • The Earthquake Prone Building) Amendment Act

    ERST398 The Building (Earthquake-prone Building) Amendment Act received royal ascent in May 2016. The bill reforms New Zealand’s approach to responding to the risk the built environment poses during an earthquake. It increases central government influence and regulation. It has been influenced by the Canterbury Earthquakes and the subsequent findings of the Canterbury Earthquake Royal Commission. RECENT HISTORY In recent history, under the Building Act (1991) buildings were deemed to be…

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  • Mac's Brewbra Function Center Case Study

    located on the second floor. The smallest of the 3, the waterfront room has view of Te Papa and the waterfront. On the ground floor sits the Cable room which is the only one of the 3 rooms which can hold cars. Each room shows the historic side of the building, the capacity of these rooms will depend on the lay out of the function. In the Te Aro room captivity ranges between 50 people boardroom and 500 people cocktail. The Cable room holds 800 people boardroom with 400 in cocktail. The waterfront…

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  • Outline: The Language Of Art And Architecture

    based on the formal elements and how those elements are presented. II. The main elements of art are line, light and value, color, texture and pattern, shape, volume, along with much more. III. Architecture also has a structural side, which is how buildings are constructed. B. FORMAL ELEMENTS I. The formal elements are the basics of what makes up art and architecture. • Line: I. In art, a line can have any dimension but the most critical one is length. II. Actual lines are lines that you…

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