A02 Interim Submission( In- Situ) Name: Albert Agassi Student No. 657251 Studio 03 Site Location: 397 Rathdowne Street, Carlton, Victoria Structure: -A two blocks- joined building with six storeys above the ground, and two levels basement under the ground.
Link between Building
Material used: -Concrete slabs -Concrete beams -Steel bars -Timber frame
Most materials that are used for the site construction
Foundation and Footing System: -A deep excavated ground with concrete border to hold the surrounding ground, followed by concrete slab. Concrete border to hold the surrounding soil
Timber Frame to support the cement pouring for the floor above the basement
progress-2012-12-12-010, 2013, Site Footings, Australian Unity Limited, viewed 31 August 2013, <http://australianunityrl.com/retirementcommunities/construction-update/>.
Floor system: -A concrete slabs on steel bars cement pouring and timber frame as a temporal support.
The view of the site floor before concrete pouring and slabs
The view after the concrete slabs and concrete pouring
Wall systems: There are two types of wall systems in this site: -First, is the masonry type wall on the basement, presumably for a good support towards the superstructure.
The masonry type
Some room has a masonry together with a steel bars
-Second is the steel reinforced concrete wall for the floors above the basement.
Steel bars reinforcement