Building and engineering

Call Number
N 690.6 BUI
Created/Published
Sydney : Building Pub., 1942-1952
Issue
(January 24,1949)
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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 , 19 , 20
CONTENTS FOR JANUARY, 21
Anzac House Competition 22
ANZAC HOUSE COMPETITION DESCRIPTION OF THE WINNING DESIGN. 23 , 24 , 25
ULTRA MODERN FLATS FOR MELBOURNE 25
THE ORIENT LINER "ORCADES" modern interior design and decoration. 26
THE NEW "ORCADES" RECORD PASSAGE FROM BRITAIN. 27 , 28 , 38
OUR ROYAL FAMILY 29 , 30 , 31 , 32 , 33 , 38
Natural Lighting in the National Gallery, London BRITISH BUILDING RESEARCH STATION EVOLVES NEW SYSTEM 34 , 38
BUILT IN FURNITURE IN GREAT BRITAIN NEW BOOK By FREDERICK GIBBERD, F.R.I.B.A., A.M.T.P.I. 35
TIMBER FROM THE GOLD COAST INTENSIVE AFFORESTATION WORK IN AFRICA. 36 , 37 , 38
PIONEER SUBURBS. The Pymble Family. 38
BRITISH INDUSTRIES FAIR. May 2nd-13th, 1949. 38
A NEW UNDERPINNING PROCESS. Precast Concrete Stools. 39
THE INCOMPARABLE GRINLING GIBBONS. “Full many a flower is born to blush unseen." But this is an exception. 39
BOARD OF ARCHITECTS’ TRAVELLING SCHOLARSHIP. Awarded to J. W. Overall. 39 , 40 , 41
The New South Wales Technical University DETAILS OF SCOPE AND ESTABLISHMENT Courses Already Operating. 42 , 43
THOUGHTS TO LIVE BY. 43
BOOK REVIEW. DRAINAGE AND SANITATION 44 , 45
DEVELOPMENT OF INVENTIONS 45
PRESTRESSED CONCRETE PROBLEMS AND OPPORTUNITIES. 46 , 47 , 48
THE FIGHT AGAINST EROSION. Gift of Area in Coorong For Research. Waite Agricultural Research Institute. 48
Increasing Britain's Power Supply 48
Milestones Along the Road to Progress FASCINATING TRANSPORT HISTORY. 49 , 50
THE TANK STREAM SYDNEY’S HISTORIC RIVULET. 51
NEW OIL REFINERY AT GEELONG. £1,500,000 Shell Project. 51
Queensland Housing Commission GOOD TYPE HOMES AT REASONABLE COST. 52 , 53 , 54
£456,000 FOR RADAR BEACONS. A.W.A. To Build 95. 54
NO TIME LIKE THE PRESENT. 54
S.A. HOUSING TRUST ACTIVE. 1949 Target of 1,500 Homes. 54
BRITISH STEEL. More Exported Than Eyer Before. 54
Advertising 55 , 56
BUILDING ROUNDABOUT BITS AND PIECES FROM HERE AND THERE 57
Advertising 58
The Ceiling Height Question STANDARDS ASSOCIATION DISCUSSES PROBLEM. 59
ENGLISH STONE MAY BE USED FOR U.N.O. BUILDING. 59
Advertising 60
Hopeful Statistics PRODUCTION OF BUILDING MATERIALS INCREASE. 61 , 63
Advertising 62
BUILDING EXHIBITION TRAIN. Tours British Cities. 63
TUNG OIL SOIL STABILISER. 63
BUILDING IN N.S.W. £107,000,000 Commenced Since War’s End. 63
Advertising 64
FRANK G. O’BRIEN LTD. Twenty-four Years of Progress. 65
NO Bft. CEILINGS FOR S.A. Present Standard to Remain. 65
£1,000,000 FOR RAILWAY WAGGONS. Queensland Government Orders. 65
DISTRICT AIR CONDITIONING. A New American Development. 65
Advertising 66
GERMAN AND JAPANESE INDUSTRY. Technical Service Reports. 67
INCREASE IN PRICE OF LEAD AND ZINC. Affect on Building Costs. 67
PERSONAL. 67
Advertising 67 , 68
S.A. ENGINEERS TO GO ABROAD. Government Sends Senior Officers. 69
BRITAIN’S RECOVERY PROGRAMME. Building Up Industrial Strength. 69
“MAKE MORE STEEL.” Sir Henry Tizard’s Advice. 69
Advertising 69 , 70
VERMICULITE IN BUILDING. A Help to Steel Economy. 71
BRITISH MERCHANT NAVY WILL AGAIN LEAD. Record Shipbuilding. 71
Advertising 71
THE RECONSTRUCTION OF MALTA. BRITISH GRANT OF £30,000,000. 72 , 73
BOOK REVIEW. FOUNDATIONS AND FOOTINGS. 73
Advertising 74
CONSULTING ENGINEERS. Malcolm S. Stanley Elected Chairman. 75 , 77 , 79
Advertising 75 , 76 , 77 , 78 , 79 , 80
THE NEW CITY COUNCIL IMPORTANT PROJECTS REQUIRING ATTENTION. 81 , 82
Advertising 81
RECORD TOURISTS TO BRITAIN WORTH £40,000,000. 82
Advertising 82
EXPORT MARKETS FADE. Australia’s Lost Opportunities. 83 , 85 , 87
750 FT. HIGH TELEVISION MAST. New Station at Birmingham. 87
Advertising 83 , 84 , 85 , 86 , 88
NEWS IN BRIEF 88 , 89 , 90
Advertising 90
HARNESSING THE SNOWY RIVER New Conference to be Held. 91
LAND SALES IN VICTORIA. Toorak Blocks Bring High Prices. 91
A CORRECTION. 91
Advertising 92
STYRENE CO-POLYMERS LTD. 92 , 93
ROYAL AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS. Increase in Membership. 93
Advertising 93
BUILDING OPERATIONS 13,630 AT A COST OF £22,466,574. METROPOLITAN WATER, SEWERAGE AND DRAINAGE BOARD REPORT 94 , 95 , 96 , 97
Advertising 94
GHOST COAL TOWN TO COME TO LIFE. 95
Advertising 96
DEVELOPMENTS IN BRITAIN’S GLASS INDUSTRY. 97
BRITISH TIMEPIECES. 97 , 98
Advertising 98
TUNNEL TYPE POTTERY KILNS. 98
ELECTRICITY EXPANSION IN VICTORIA. 1500 on Kiewa Project. 98
LONDON’S FIRST POST-WAR DESIGN FLATS. Weston House, Hackney. 99
SIR HARRY RAILING. Tribute to G.E.C. Executive. 99
“CELLIT” SPONGE MATERIAL. 99
SELF-CLEANING PAINT. British Railways Development. 99 , 100
BOOK REVIEW. QUANTITIES. 100
Advertising 100
STEEL PRODUCTION AT B.H.P. AND A.I.S. Production at B.H.P., Newcastle, for four weeks ending January 2nd., 1949, was: 100
MISCELLANEOUS. 100
THE NEW TRAFALGAR SQUARE FOUNTAINS. Details of Pumping and Floodlighting Equipment. 101
Advertising 101
INDEX TO ADVERTISERS 102 , 103
Advertising 102 , 104

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