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CONSTRUCTING ENVIRONMENTS LOGBOOK HUGH GOAD 639624 TUTOR: MARK IRVING STUDIO 2


WEEK 10 Considerations - environmental and sun exposure - warping and cracking - water - longetivity of materials - design for reuse, recyclability and maintainance

Collapses and Fails_

- think of expansion joints - connecting materials (glue vs joints) - colour to heat exposure - insulation - footings and the substructure

Statue of Liberty -designed by Auguste Bartholdi -copper skin > iron skeleton (Gustav Eiffel) -copper oxidation (dark brown to geen) -corrosion occured > rust caused expansion, pulling rivets out -replaced with teflon coated stainless steel -regular inspections needed.



Logbook - Constructing