Structural Survey: Volume 27 Issue 4


Table of contents

Sustainable refurbishment: the potential of the legacy stock in the UK commercial real estate sector

John R. Mansfield

The purpose of this paper is to show three principal aims – to highlight the gap in the international energy efficiency and carbon emission targets in relation to existing…


Approaches to qualitative fire safety risk assessment in hotel facilities

Mohammad A. Hassanain

The purpose of this paper is to investigate approaches pertaining to qualitative fire risk assessment of existing hotel facilities, for the purpose of identifying and eliminating…


The built environment interdiscipline: A theoretical model for decision makers in research and teaching

Paul Chynoweth

The built environment subject area is now well‐established as a recognised field of study. However, because of its vocational orientation it is usually defined in terms of a…


Historic building information modelling (HBIM)

Maurice Murphy, Eugene McGovern, Sara Pavia

The purpose of this research is to outline in detail the procedure of remote data capture using laser scanning and the subsequent processing required in order to identify a new…




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