Publications
Publications
Publications
Urban Layers: Towards an Integrated Urban Analysis and Design

While space in cities is becoming a scarce resource, the importance of the quality of the physical urban environment is more and more evident. Vibrant and inclusive districts have been associated with higher quality of living and innovation potential. Districts that promote outdoor activities with good outdoor comfort, air quality and green spaces can boost the health and productivity of the inhabitants.

04 augustus 2021
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Downflow ventilation system ensures healthy and safe air in elevator cabins

The safe and unrestricted use of spaces in buildings has suddenly been compromised due to the transmission risks of the SARS-CoV-2 virus. By following guidelines such as avoiding crowded rooms, maintaining a 1.5 m distance, cleaning hands, increasing the amount of ventilation and opening windows, the risk of transmission is minimized. However, in some building areas these guidelines cannot be easily followed, such as in elevator cabins.

25 juni 2021
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Three key drivers for effectively applying computational design in the building industry

ABT’s Frank Huijben and Chris van der Ploeg identify three key drivers for effectively applying computational design in the building industry. Read the full article in Stahlbau!

09 februari 2018
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