jaarboek 2007-2008 - Vrije Universiteit Brussel
... used for surgical operations, as ballrooms, little storerooms next to pubs, etc.
It was not until 1842 that the first law in Belgium with regard to school buildings stipulated that every city must have at least one school
building that is used for teaching only. The law also prescribed that teaching ...
Design Alternatives for Lateral Force
... VER the past two decades, Dubai had undergone vast
developments in the construction of high rise buildings
due to its increase in population density and economic growth.
Currently, there are several seismic hazard studies and seismic
design guidelines available for the city of Dubai and UAE in
Metal Building Manufacturers Association
The Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) was founded in 1956 and promotes the design and construction of metal building systems in the low-rise, non-residential building marketplace. A non-profit trade organization, MBMA's headquarters is in Cleveland, Ohio. The organization consists of building system members, who are certified according to standards which have been set by the International Accreditation Service of the International Code Council, and associate members, who work with the metal building industry. MBMA’s General Manager is Charles M. Stockinger and it has a Chairman and Board of Directors who are elected by the members on an annual basis. The 2015 Chairman is Tom Gilligan.