Building and engineering

Call Number
N 690.6 BUI
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Sydney : Building Pub., 1942-1952
Issue
(January 24, 1951)
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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
UNITED NATIONS’ HEADQUARTERS 20
A PEACEFUL SETTING 21 , 22
Building Tradesmen Anxious to Migrate Master Builders’ Associations Receive Many Queries. 23
R.I.B.A. PRESIDENT UNVEILS PORTRAIT OF HIS PREDECESSOR. Presentation of Awards. 23
PROPOSED NEW CHURCH GROUP ST. MATTHEWS CHURCH OF ENGLAND, ASHBURY, SYDNEY. 24
THE UNIVERSITY OF SYDNEY CENTENARY 25
THE NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART MAGNIFICENT WASHINGTON BUILDING. 26 , 27
British Pre-Pah. Makers All-Out for Markets “HOUSE CONSTRUCTION KITS” LATEST. 27
EXPANSION AT NOWRA, N.S.W. 28
THE NEW HOWRAH BRIDGE, CALCUTTA, INDIA 28
INDIA-OLD AND NEW 29
HOW OTHER NATIONS SOLVE THEIR HOUSING PROBLEMS 30 , 31 , 32 , 33
MODERN BUILDING IN HAVANA AND HAWAII 34
NEWS OF THE MONTH Associations-Companies-Personalities-Government 35
What’s Going On in the World Today 36 , 37
OTHER DAYS—OTHER WAYS 38 , 39
PUERTO RICO Expansion of Island Community. 40
Corinthian Capitals in Cast Stone A Novel British Technique. 40 , 41
The University of Glasgow Reading Room AWARDED R.1.B.A. BRONZE MEDAL. 42
N.S.W. Housing Commission Reviews Work FIVE YEARS “EFFECTIVE OPERATION” 42 , 43
Some Experiences on the Carrying Out of Town Planning 44 , 45 , 46 , 47 , 48
HOUSE SHIFTED. 48
New Olympic Tyre Factory in Brisbane First Tyre Produced Six Months After Building Commenced. 48
BUILDING OPERATIONS FOR 1950 49
Our Architectural Journalist of Other Days A LETTER FROM MISS NITA PYE. 50
LONDON MASTER BUILDERS Give Luncheon to Lord Mayor. 50
HENRY FORD LEAVES £35,856,895. 50
Advertising 51
BOOK REVIEW Mitchell’s Building Construction & Drawing 52 , 53
Advertising 52
MEMORIAL TO SIR CHARLES REILLY. 53
Advertising 54
“A DIFFICULT YEAR” CONGRESS DIRECTOR SEES NE ED FOR INCREASED MAN-HOUR OUTPUT. 55 , 57
Advertising 56
PRECAST CONCRETE BRIDGES 57
THE NEW LINCOLN ELECTRIC PLANT. 57
LAVISH USE OF STEEL FOR TELEGRAPH POSTS. 57 , 59
Advertising 57 , 58
Need for Symbolism in Architecture Modem Design Lacks Specific Character. 60
FOUNDATION ANCHORED AGAINST UPLIFT. 60 , 61 , 63
Advertising 60 , 62 , 64
NEW FORMS IN CHURCH DESIGN IN AMERICA AND SOUTH AMERICA. 65
Welded Bridges of the Future Lincoln Foundation Announces Awards. 66
Advertising 66
Mechanisation in British Building DEVELOPMENT OF NEW PLANT. 67
A JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT. Nothing Like Confidence. 67
PROPERTY VALUES WILL REMAIN HIGH. 67
Country Housing Magnet to Attract Residents? ALLEVIATE CITY OVERCROWDING, SAYS MINISTER. 68 , 69
Advertising 68
Russian Housing and Building Methods MECHANISATION AND STANDARDISATION BIGGEST FACTORS 69 , 71
Advertising 70
HOUSING IN ITALY SWIFT BUILDING METHODS. But Planning Haphazard. 71 , 72
Advertising 72
B.A.L.M. PTY. LTD. 73
BOOK REVIEW. 73
NEW SIGNAL STATION 73
AN ARCHITECT ABROAD BY ADRIAN ASHTON, A.R.I.B.A., F.R.A.I.A. who recently returned from a tour of Great Britain. The Continent and America. No. 17. 74 , 75 , 76 , 77 , 79 , 80 , 81
Advertising 76 , 78 , 81 , 82
Progress Transforms Portugal HOUSING, HYDRO-ELECTRIC, HOSPITAL SCHEMES USHERS IN NEW ERA. 83
FIRST BRITISH SKYSCRAPER HOSPITAL. 83
Advertising 83 , 84
“Amanda Allen”-The Children’s City A FAIRY-TALE TOWN IN BUENOS AIRES. 85 , 87
Advertising 85 , 86
CONFUCIUS SAID LONG AGO: 87
Francis Greenway—Forgotten Architect A TRULY REMARKABLE MAN. 87 , 89 , 90
Advertising 87 , 88 , 89 , 90
RECORD ARCHITECTS’ INSTITUTE MEMBERSHIP. R.A.I.A.—N.S.W. Chapter. 90
EXPERIMENTS IN HOUSE HEATING 91 , 92
Advertising 91
FRENCH PREFABS. GO UP IN BRISBANE. 92
GOVERNMENT HOUSING. 92
Advertising 92
ALL BRITISH SHOWPIECE FOR 1951 FESTIVAL BUILDINGS NEAR COMPLETION. 93 , 94 , 95 , 96
Advertising 93 , 94 , 95 , 96
GREATER MELBOURNE COUNCIL. 96 , 97
WATER SUPPLY FOR COURTAULDS. 97
LUXURY SPENDING IN AUSTRALIA. 97
HAWKESBURY RIVER FISHERIES Site For New Building Approved. 97
Advertising 97
Tower Flats at Zurich NEW IDEA FINDS FAVOUR. 97
Advertising 97 , 98
Index to Advertisers 98 , 99
Advertising 100

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Master Builders' Federation of Australia & Illuminating Engineering Society of Australia (N.S.W.). (1942). Building and engineering Retrieved April 21, 2024, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-300932808

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Master Builders' Federation of Australia and Illuminating Engineering Society of Australia (N.S.W.). Building and engineering Sydney: Building Pub, 1942. Web. 21 April 2024 <http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-300932808>

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Master Builders' Federation of Australia & Illuminating Engineering Society of Australia (N.S.W.). 1942, Building and engineering Building Pub, Sydney viewed 21 April 2024 http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-300932808

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