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Ecomasterplanning

Ken Yeang
Format
Book
Published
Chichester : Wiley, 2009.
Language
English
Variant Title
Eco master planning
ISBN
9780470697290 (hbk.), 0470697296 (hbk.)
Summary
"In EcoMasterplanning, Ken Yeang provides a comprehensive introduction to the ideas and principles that lie behind the many masterplans that he has designed. In a highly visually driven format, the book illustrates over 30 master plans produced by Yeang. These are accompanied by explanatory diagrams of the ideas and devices used in the masterplans, as well as plans and drawings of the actual plans. The book will feature masterplans designed for sites from around the world, including those for Amsterdam, Gwongzhou, Istanbul, Kuala Lumpar, Kuwait, Macau, Mumbai, Singapore and Vancouver."--BOOK JACKET.
Contents
  • Foreword / by Steve Featherstone
  • Introduction. Ecomasterplanning and ecocities
  • SOMA, Rajarajeshwari Nagar, Bangalore, India
  • Macau Waterfront, Macau, China
  • West Kowloon Waterfront, West Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
  • Huanan New City, Guangzhou, China
  • University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Rotterdam Waterfront Ecocity, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
  • Business Advancement Technology Centre, Düsseldorf, Germany
  • Beijing World Science and Trade Centre, Chaoyang District, Beijing, China
  • Green Square Town Centre, Sydney, Australia
  • Parramatta Road, Sydney, Australia
  • Fo Guang Shan Buddhist Monastery, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
  • Al-Shamiyah, Mekkah, Saudi Arabia
  • University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus, Semenyih, Selangor, Malaysia
  • Jabal Omar Towers, Mekkah, Saudi Arabia
  • Al Ghorfa, Kuwait City, Kuwait
  • Vancouver Waterfront, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  • Premier City, Almaty Kazakhstan
  • Dubai Waterfront, Jebel Ali, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Brunsfield, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Sydney Waterfront, Sydney, Australia
  • Conclusion. The eomasterplanning imperative / by Robert Powell
  • Acknowledgements
  • Index.
Description
256 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. map, col. plans ; 22 x 27 cm.
Notes
Includes index.
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