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Van der Veen, A.C. (author)
At this point in time, 3D-printing techniques in general, but especially applied for the building industry, still are in a phase of early experiments. One of the experimental attempts is to print a full-scale, three-story high, house in Amsterdam, using an up scaled version of a FDM-printer that is able to print blocks of 1.8 x 1.8 x 3.0 meters...
master thesis 2014
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Berendsen, P.P.S. (author)
Material properties of concrete have developed rapidly in the past fifteen years. With the advent of Ultra High Performance Fibre Reinforced Concrete (UHPFRC) a new material has emerged which is; much stronger, stiffer and durable than conventional concrete. Nonetheless despite these promising developments and due the high material costs UHPFRC...
master thesis 2014
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Christodoulou, A. (author)
The separation between architect and engineer is a relatively recent event, in comparison to the long history of human constructions. In modern times the separation of the two professions and the involvement of engineers in later design stages has proved problematic, because of the large effort needed to make changes in later design stages. On...
master thesis 2013
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Muris, V.L.C. (author)
Industrial buildings, used as warehouses or distribution centres, are characterized by large doors which are opened temporarily or for longer periods. A new technique - called Ambergy - is investigated which prevents unnecessary energy loss through open overhead doors in heated industrial halls. This technique consists of a smart coupling...
master thesis 2013
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Winter, U.M. (author)
There is large difference in height between high-rise buildings in the Netherlands and high-rise in other continents such as North America and Asia. The tallest building in the Netherlands, the “Maastoren”, has a height of 164.75 meter whereas in the rest of the world buildings with a height of more than 300 meter are not uncommon. In Dubai the...
master thesis 2011
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