Building and engineering

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N 690.6 BUI
Created/Published
Sydney : Building Pub., 1942-1952
Issue
(February 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 FEBRUARY 19
New Production Centre 20
Sargood Gardiner's New Production Centre STRIKING MODERN BUILDING AT DEE WHY, SYDNEY. 21 , 22 , 23
N.Z. INVITES PREFAB. TENDERS. 23
NEW DUNLOP RESEARCH CENTRE OPENED AT FORT DUNLOP, ENGLAND, BY SIR LAWRENCE BRAGG. 24 , 25
German Houses for South Australia PROTOTYPE TO BE BUILT. 26 , 27
SALISBURY CATHEDRAL REPAIR OF THE TOWER AND SPIRE. A Hazardous Undertaking. 28 , 29
A.M.P. DEVELOPMENT SCHEME. Adelaide-built Prefabs. 29
Extensive Use of Aluminium Wire NEW BRITISH COMPANY FORMED. 30
SELFRIDGES IN PERTH DESTROYED. £150,000 Fire. 30
Motor Courts Catch U.S. Imagination 31
Outdoor Swimming Pools A GROWING CONSTRUCTION FIELD. 31
Development Plan For Auckland HARBOUR BRIDGE AND NEW PORT PROPOSED. 50-Year Scheme Under Way. 32 , 33
Whyalla Celebrates Fifty Years of Progress THE IRON KNOB-WHYALLA TRAMWAY. 34
BUYERS “SNAP-UP” LUXURY MELBOURNE FLATS. 34
VICTORIAN HOUSING COMMISSION LIFTS RENTS. 34
NEWS OF THE MONTH 35
What's Going On in the World Today 36 , 37
OTHER DAYS—OTHER WAYS 38 , 39
A Life of Service and Achievement C. T. TRICKETT RETIRES FROM NORTH SYDNEY COUNCIL. 37 Years as Health and Building Inspector. 40 , 41
CEMENT PAINT ADVANTAGES. How They Should Be Used. 41
Pole Wins on Points HOUSING ALLOCATION ANOMALIES IN BRITAIN. 41
Large Increase in Mosman Property Values 41% ON IMPROVED CAPITAL VALUE. Council’s Annual Report. 42
“Strait-Jacket” Village of Unruly Tenants UNBREAKABLE HOUSES: COMPULSORY INSPECTION. 43
RESEARCH AIDS PLYWOOD MANUFACTURE. 43
PHOTOMETER READS LIGHT MEASURE ACCURATELY. 43
N.R.M.A. MEMBERSHIP INCREASES RAPIDLY. Now Exceeds 150,000. 43
ROBOT EYE “SEES” 13 MILES. 43
Recommended Practice of Daylighting PREPARED BY THE DAYLIGHTING COMMITTEE OF THE AMERICAN ILLUMINATING ENGINEERING SOCIETY. 44 , 45 , 46 , 47 , 48
FASTER BY TRAIN—36 YEARS AGO! 48
Bricks for Rail Walls Transport Minister Gives Denial. Statement Challenged. 48
Government Flouts Own Laws HOUSING PROGRAMME HINDERED AS RAILWAYS WASTE BRICKS. 49
NEW INFANTS’ SCHOOL. 49
CONCRETE “STEM” SUPPORTS TOWER 15-STOREY “GLASS” BUILDING INNOVATION IN INDUSTRIAL ARCHITECTURE. 50
AUSTRALIA IN MARKET FOR ALUMINIUM SCHOOLS. Practical Answer to Urgent Problem. 50
Advertising 51
A MODERN REVOLUTION COLOUR THERAPY IN HOSPITALS. 52 , 53 , 55
Advertising 52 , 54
Insulation —Why, Where, How. FLOOR, WALLS AND CEILINGS. 55
Advertising 56
Housing of Migrants 57 , 59
Advertising 57 , 58
International Pre-Fab. Conference TO FORM CARTEL TO CONTROL OUTPUT. 60
£30,000 CONTRACT GOES BEGGING. For Victorian School. 60 , 61 , 63 , 65
Advertising 60 , 62 , 64 , 66
Corrugated Iron —or Corrugated Brow ? THIS BUREAUCRATIC AGE. 67
Vital Need For Power Planning CASEY GIVES WARNING TO N.S.W. 67
IF AUSTRALIA FINDS THE HOTELS Cooks Will Bring The Tourists. 67
“COAL FOR BRITAIN” 67
ROYAL FESTIVAL HALL A PERMANENT LONDON ACQUISITION. 68
HUGE KOREAN DAM IS OF STRATEGIC VALUE. 68
NEW BANK AT HORNSBY. 68
Advertising 68
Crisis of Soaring Building Costs THREATENS CO-OP. BUILDING SOCIETIES. W. G. Pooley Issues Warning. 69
Councillor R. S. Luke CHAIRMAN, CUMBERLAND COUNTY COUNCIL. 69
Persuasion ADVERTISERS ARE POWERFUL CREATIVE FORCE. 69
Advertising 70
AN ARCHITECT ABROAD 71
SAN FRANCISCO, THE PACIFIC, AND HOME. 71 , 72 , 73 , 74 , 75 , 76 , 77
Advertising 72 , 76 , 78
WHERE PROFITS GO. 79
“UNCLE JOE” LAYS CLAIM TO FIRST ROCKET. 79
Advertising 79
HOTEL QUITANDINHA, BRAZIL FABULOUS BRAZILIAN HOTEL IS ARCHITECTURAL SHOWPLACE. 80
THE LATE JAMES McMAHON. 80
NEW CEMENT PLANT AT MALDON. 80
£380,000 Brick Scheme Held Up DISSATISFACTION WITH PRICE MARGIN AS REASON. 81
N.Z. BUILDERS’ INSURANCE. 81
Advertising 81 , 82
Earth Wall Construction PISE AND ADOBE IN AUSTRALIA. 83 , 85
Advertising 83 , 84 , 85
HOUSING SOLUTION! 85
Advertising 85
The World’s Most “Boring” Job AND DANGEROUS, TOO. 86 , 87
Advertising 86
“MOTELS” ADVOCATED. 87
HOLIDAY HOME AT ETTALONG FOR WAR INJURED. 87
NATIONAL COLLEGE OF RUBBER TECHNOLOGY IN LONDON. 87
Advertising 87 , 88
Australian Children’s Theatre THE WORK OF JOAN AND BETTY RAYNER. 89 , 90 , 91
Advertising 89 , 90
PRACTICAL BRICKLAYING. 91
Acrow to Commence in N.S.W. FAMOUS ENGINEERING FIRM WILL MANUFACTURE HERE. 91
Advertising 91
Goal is Still King pin of Industry BUT NAGGING ANXIETY TO CONSUMERS. Relative Output Declines Yearly. 92 , 93 , 95
Advertising 92 , 93 , 94
AND THE ASHES SHALL BLOSSOM. Melbourne’s Great Fire. 95
Auckland Carpenters’ Award INCREASED WAGES, NEW CONDITIONS GRANTED. 95
Advertising 95 , 96
SELF-SERVICE PETROL STATIONS. New American Invention. 96
Advertising 96
EDISWAH FLUORESCENT LAMPS. Useful Check List. 96
PERSONAL. 96
TWO LITTLE WORDS. 97
Advertising 97
FIVE NEW BRIDGES. One Completed. 97 , 98
Advertising 97
LAND MONSTER’S 195 YARDS AN HOUR. 98
Advertising 98
Index to Advertisers 98 , 99
Advertising 100

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