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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Building

A building or edifice is a structure with a roof and walls standing more or less permanently in one place, such as a house or factory. Buildings come in a variety of sizes, shapes and functions, and have been ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Structure

The structure of a DNA molecule is essential to its function. Structure is an arrangement and organization of interrelated elements in a material object or system, or the object or system so organized. Material structures include man- made objects such as buildings and ...

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The basic function of a building is to provide structurally sound and environmentally controlled spaces to house and ... Structures Affected by Fires & Explosions.

www.petervaldivia.com/building-structure

Flexible buildings such as timber-frame structure perform well under ... The primary functions of the floor are to support the imposed loads and to provide a level ...

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types of buildings, structures, and nonstructural components. 4.1 Buildings .... ment and components that must function to provide for the safety of building.

www.wbdg.org/design-objectives/functional-operational

Oct 25, 2016 ... A building that functions as it is intended is the underpinning of a quality ... the building structural concept, i.e. structural grid, dimensions, and ...

www.dewberry.com/services/building-structures

We select cost-effective superstructure and foundation systems in consideration of the building's function and the desired architectural and user requirements.

global.ctbuh.org/paper/3079

In these structures expression does not merely arise by satisfying the basic functional requirements of the building, but rather is achieved through fulfilling the.

www.britannica.com/technology/building-construction/Modern-building-practices

Building systems and components are perceived as having two dimensions of value. One is the purely functional dimension: the structure is expected to resist ...