Tony Hunt's Second Sketchbook

Tony Hunt's Second Sketchbook

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Overview

Tony Hunt's Sketchbook illustrates the connection between brain and hand in conceiving structural concepts and details as possible solutions to structures in architecture. This new edition features 100 previously unpublished sketches.

These sketches illustrate alternative structural concepts, ideas and details developed by Tony Hunt for over one hundred projects throughout his professional life. They relate directly to projects built and unbuilt in the field of structural engineering and were either produced at the time of relevant design meetings or as a response to a problem posed by an architect and are, therefore, a record of ideas proposed at the particular time. They are a source of design inspiration and an insight into the work of this well respected engineer.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781135142001
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 08/21/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 224
File size: 6 MB

About the Author

Tony Hunt has a very wide experience in building structures of all types and in all materials but his speciality is primarily in sophisticated steelwork. He is first and foremost a designer, believes in offering a structural philosophy to parallel architects visions, and is actively involved in the design development of projects. Recent projects include: New Headquarters for Lloyds Register of Shipping, London. NAtional Botanic Garden of Wales. The Eden Project, Cormwall. Kelvin Bridge, Glasgow.

Table of Contents

Contents: Introduction by Sir Norman Foster; Reliance Control Factory, Swindon; new Library, Leicester; Zip-Up House; Sainsbury Centre, UEA, Norwich; NAPP Pharmaceutical HQ, Cambridge; Inmos Microelectrics, Waterfab Plant, Newport; Amphitheatre, London Zoo; Southwater HQ Building, Surrey; Access Tower for Greyfriars Redevelopment, Ipswich; Don Valley Athletics Stadium, Sheffield; Waterloo International Terminal, London - First Scheme; Terminal 5 Heathrow, London; Akropolis Museum, Athens; Law Faculty, Cambridge; Centre Des Conferences Internationale, Paris; 'Big Roof' Arena, London, Docklands; 'Landmark' HQ Building, Brno; Croydon Bridge; Villepinte Exhibition Halls, Paris; West India Quay Bridge, London Docklands; Hamburg Office; Stinehenge Visitor Centre; National Botanic Garden of Wales; 'Gigaworld', Kuala Lumpur; Hungerford Bridge, London; Dyson Appliances, Malmesbury; Croydon Arena and Hotel Tower; Stuttgart 21, Haupbahnhof; Liffey Bridge, Dublin; AWA Sewage Treatement Plant, Lowestoft; Alexandra Road redevelopment; Ballet Bridge - Covent Garden competition; Blackfriars station 2nd scheme project; Canary Wharf bridge - competition; Downing College boathouse; Dyson pool; Empress State redevelopment - Earl's Court; Florida Canopies; Foster House; Glass Bridge; Hilcote Bridge, Gloucestershire; Kelvin Bridge, Glasgow; Lampits Farm; Millenium Pavilion, Preston Candover; Platts Eyot Bridge, Hampton; Saltash Bridge, Devon; SMP, Paris; US Embassy, London; London Zoo, Sobell Pavilions.

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