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GROUND ORIENTED BUILDING [1 record]

Record 1 2010-06-09

English

Subject field(s)
  • Architecture
  • Types of Constructed Works
DEF

[A] garden apartment and other walk-up apartment structures in which upper stories are accessible by stairs only, as distinguished from buildings served by elevators, as in high-rise buildings.

OBS

low-rise: (of a building) having few stories and no elevator.

Key term(s)
  • low rise building
  • low rise structure
  • ground-oriented building

French

Domaine(s)
  • Architecture
  • Types de constructions
CONT

Les types de bâtiments administratifs sont la bande et ses variantes, le plan centré et le plan global. [...] Le plan centré est traité en immeuble bas ou en immeuble tour. Jusqu'à cinq niveaux la formule est intéressante [...] Au-delà son rendement diminue sensiblement.

CONT

Jusqu'à présent, on n'a pas été très loin dans l'analyse des possibilités qu'offre l'adaptation des structures adaptées pour les grands immeubles -bâtiments «dos à dos» et méthodes des circulations centrales- aux constructions basses (2 à 4 étages) et relativement peu denses.

Spanish

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