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Stock Management for Sustainable Urban Regeneration

Series: cSUR-UT Series: Library for Sustainable Urban Regeneration Volume: 4

By: Yozi Fujino (Editor), Takafumi Noguchi (Editor)

310 pages, 264 b/w illustrations


Hardback | Apr 2008 | #201859 | ISBN-13: 9784431740926
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NHBS Price: £108.00 $132/€121 approx

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Stock Management for Sustainable Urban Regeneration deals with theories and technologies for longevity, maintenance, disaster prevention, risk management, renovation and recycling of infrastructure as well as historical and cultural approaches to city and architectural planning. Essential knowledge for comprehensive urban stock management is included for an easy understanding of the utilization, operation, and planning of urban stock.

Among the topics are conservation of historical heritages and modern stocks, risk assessment, management and monitoring of stocks, the disaster-resistant city, and recycling of construction materials. With contributions from a variety of disciplines such as material science, structural engineering, risk management, environmental engineering, and history, Stock Management for Sustainable Urban Regeneration is a useful reference for undergraduate and graduate students in civil engineering, architecture, and city planning, and also provides valuable information for working architects, civil engineers, city planners, and government officials.


1 K.Ozawa Stock Management of Civil Engineering Infrastructure in Asia
2 T.Yashiro Overview of building stock management in Japan
3 Y.Nishimura Renovation of Modern Stock
4 S.Muramatsu Why and How We Should Inherit Urban Environmental Cultural Resources: Identifying, Listing, Evaluating, and Making Good Use of Urban Environmental Cultural Resources in Asia
5 K.Fujii (Arranged and Translated by Mizuko Ugo) New Urban Strategy for Provincial Cities in Japan
6 T.Ishida Life-span simulation of reinforced concrete structures: toward rational stock management
7 K.Maekawa Anti-Seismic Design, Diagnostics and Reinforcement for Concrete Structures
8 H. Kuwamura Earthquake-resistant Engineering of Steel Structures
9 K.Kawaguchi Antiseismic Design: Wide-Roof Buildings in Earthquakes
10 M.Koshihara Antiseismic Design: From Houses to Large Enclosures Wooden Houses
11 M.Hori Integrated Earthquake Simulation of Earthquake Hazard and Disaster
12 T.Takada&Y.Fujino Risk Assessment, Management and Monitoring of Infrastructure Systems
13 T.Noguchi Resource Recycling in Concrete: Present and Future
14 I.Towhata Use of municipal waste island for new urban development

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