Building and engineering

Call Number
N 690.6 BUI
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Sydney : Building Pub., 1942-1952
Issue
No. 1, (24 January, 1948)
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BUILDING AND ENGINEERING 1
Advertising 2 , 3 , 4 , 5 , 6 , 7 , 8 , 9 , 10 , 11 , 12 , 13 , 14 , 15 , 16 , 17 , 18
CONTENTS FOR JANUARY 19
MODERN BOYS’ CLUB, BRUNSWICK-COBURG, VICTORIA Architects: Stuart P. Older and Associate. 20
KILDONAN CHILDREN’S HOME, BURWOOD, VICTORIA 21
MOTOR COACH TERMINAL AT ALBURY, N.S.W. AN INTERESTING DEVELOPMENT. 21
THE AMERICAN NATIONAL CLUB 129 MACQUARIE STREET, SYDNEY. FORMERLY THE BRITISH OFFICERS’ CLUBROOMS. INTERIOR DECORATION AND DESIGN BY DOUGLAS B. SNELLING ASSOCIATES, SYDNEY. 22 , 23
QUEENSLAND HOUSING COMMISSION COST INCREASES FROM 1910 TO 1947. 24 , 25 , 43
"EL RANCHO DEL TORO" A STRIKING SYDNEY RESIDENCE. FLAMBOYANT DECORATION. 26 , 27
Switzerland Building and Planning Exhibition HELD AT THE ROYAL INSTITUTE OF BRITISH ARCHITECTS, LONDON. 28 , 29 , 30 , 31 , 32 , 33
THE CITY OF ADELAIDE ANNUAL REPORT OF THE CORPORATION. 34
The Story of Gaston & Go. Ltd. of London CENTENARY CELEBRATED. 35
ADDITIONAL LAND FOR SHOW. R.A.S. Wants to Purchase From Army. 35
REBUILDING SCHEMES FOR BRITAIN Universities Training Planning Teams. 36 , 37 , 38
HOLD UP OF MATERIAL ON WHARVES. 38
AMATEUR ELECTRICIANS WARNED. 39
CLEARER RECORDINGS. Reproduction Equal to Original Claimed. 39 , 40 , 41
CAR PARKS FOR SYDNEY ACTION IS URGENT. 42 , 43
SUBSTITUTE FOR TINPLATE. 43
NEW LIGHTING TECHNIQUE “THE CEILING OF LIGHT.” 44
Price Fixing for Homes BUILDING INDUSTRY’S OPINION ON NEW COMMONWEALTH PROPOSAL. 45 , 46
BUSY AUSTRALIAN AIRPORTS. Essendon Is First, Mascot Second. 46
KRUPPS COULD MAKE GUNS IN SIX MONTHS. Demolition Not Easy. 46
BUILDING MATERIALS FOR QUEENSLAND DELAYED. 46
CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL TRADE FAIR. 46
PICK-PROOF LOCKS. 47
CONSOLIDATED NEON PTY. LTD. 47
THE STUMP-JUMP PLOUGH. Discovered by America 70 Years After Invention in South Australia. 47
CONCRETE ROOFING TILES. 47 , 48
CRITTALL MANUFACTURING CO. (AUST.) PTY. LTD. Harrisons Ramsay No Longer Agents. 48
HIGH BUILDING COSTS FRUSTRATE ANOTHER IDEAL. Sol Green Trust to End. 48
CENTRAL DREDGING CO. 48
“THE AUSTRALIAN ARTIST.” A Journal of Modem Art. 49
BUILDING PERMITS GRANTED NUFFIELD CAR PROJECT. 49
TIMBER HOMES IN VICTORIA. 49
LUXURY DESERT PLAYGROUND. Fabulous Palm Springs. 50
LACK OF ROOFING MATERIALS. Mr. Hanlon Complains. 50
HYDRO-ELECTRIC EXPANSION. Victoria to Spend £25 Million. 50
Advertising 51
“PACIFIC NEIGHBOURS.” Journal of the Australian-American Association—Victoria. 52
£1,000,000 OIL REFINERY To Open in Victoria in 1948. 52
Advertising 53
BUILDING ROUNDABOUT BITS AND PIECES FROM HERE AND THERE 54 , 55
Advertising 56
World Impressions and Observations THE GENEVA TRADE TALKS. Extracts from an Address by Mr. A. E. Heath, President, Sydney Chamber of Commerce (Inc.). 57 , 59 , 61 , 63
Advertising 58 , 60 , 62
BUILDING CONTROL EXTENDED IN VICTORIA. To be Reviewed in June, 1948. 63
LINCOLN ELECTRIC CO. Bonuses worth £1,300,000. 63
NEW CITY TELEPHONE EXCHANGE. 63
Advertising 64
THE SELECTION OF TIMBERS FOR SPECIFIC TASKS. Properties in Relation to Utilisation. 65
NEW PLASTIC RADIO CABINETS. 65
HUGE AMERICAN FIRE LOSS FIGURES. £233,000,000 in 1947. 65
Advertising 66
BIG INCREASE IN ELECTRIC POWER PLANNED BY ONTARIO, CANADA. 67
MATCHBOX CAMERA. 67
Advertising 68
MAKING LIGHT WORK FOR YOU. The Importance of Correct and Sufficient Lighting. 69 , 71
Advertising 70
DIVISION OF INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT. Department of Post-War Reconstruction. 71
ACCOMMODATION LODGES FOR KOSCIUSKO. Six Snowmobiles Ordered. 71
Advertising 71 , 72
THE INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY. Establishment in 1948. 73
LIGHT IN ARCHITECTURE. Award for 1947. 73
Advertising 74
NEW BUILDING TRENDS IN BRITAIN. The First Exhibition at Olympia Since 1938. 75 , 76
Advertising 75 , 76
NEW STEEL PLANT FOR NORWAY. 76
NEW CAPITAL FOR WESTERN GERMANY. Rebuilding Frankfurt-On-Main. 77
IRRIGATION PAYS DIVIDENDS. 77
Advertising 78
DISPOSAL OF BUILDINGS IN THE NORTHERN TERRITORY. 78
BRITISH BUILDERS ARE DOING A FINE JOB. 79
Advertising 79 , 80
BARGAINS IN MINING MACHINERY. 81
NEW TOURIST HOTELS. May Be Built By Government. 81
Advertising 81 , 82
AUSTRALIA’S LOST TRADE OPPORTUNITIES. 83
P.M.G. STAFF. 83
Advertising 84
THE “PORT OF SYDNEY” PAYS TRIBUTE TO NEWCASTLE. 84
Advertising 84
NAPLES IN WARTIME ADDRESS BY MR. KNOWLTON V. HICKS, Consul for U.S.A. Delivered before the Women’s Section of The Australian-American Association, 11th September, 1947 85 , 87 , 88 , 89
Advertising 85 , 86
THE VICTORIAN HOUSING COMMISSION. 89
RECORD BRITISH CAR EXPORTS. 89
Advertising 90
HERE IS A THOUGHT. 90
Advertising 90
Natural Ventilation, Gelling Height and Room Size COMMONWEALTH EXPERIMENTAL BUILDING STATION REPORT. 91 , 92 , 93
Advertising 91 , 92
JAMES HARDIE & COY. PTY. LTD. “Fibrolite” Components Varied. 93
Advertising 93
£17,000 FOR AN OFFICE KEY. 93
Advertising 93 , 94
AUSTRALASIAN BUILDING KNOWLEDGE 94 , 95
£6.000,000 FOR VICTORIAN HOUSING COMMISSION. 15,000 Houses Per Annum. 95
HOME COSTS UP 10%. Result of 40-Hour Week in Queensland. 95
Advertising 95 , 96
DEATH OF MR. D. B. FERGUSON. Chairman of Directors, H. V. McKay, Massey Harris Pty. Ltd. 96
THE LATE MR. C. V. POTTS. Sydney Manager of B.H.P. 96
THE MINERAL INDUSTRY OF N.S.W. Interesting Window Display. 96
PLASTIC GLASS. 96
Advertising 97
DEEP SEA DIVING BY CORRESPONDENCE? 97
THE VICIOUS CIRCLE OF WAGES AND COSTS. 97
A NEW POWER STATION FOR KALGOORLIE, W.A. 97
Advertising 97
“BEAUTY THAT BRINGS BETTER LIGHTING.” Swans Ltd. 97
HERE’S A WAY TO GET SOME OF YOUR OWN BACK. 97
Advertising 97
INDEX TO ADVERTISERS 98
Advertising 98
BUILDING FIGURES FOR 1947 ALMOST A RECORD. WATER BOARD RETURNS FOR YEAR ENDED 31st DECEMBER, 1947. 99
Advertising 100

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