Data-Driven Design and Construction

25 Strategies for Capturing, Analyzing and Applying Building Data
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Author(s): Randy Deutsch
Original Publish Date: Aug 27, 2015
Product Number: EB00629430
Released: Dec 20, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118899212
Publisher: Wiley
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Description

“In this comprehensive book, Professor Randy Deutsch has unlocked and laid bare the twenty-first century codice nascosto of architecture. It is data. Big data. Data as driver. . .This book offers us the chance to become informed and knowledgeable pursuers of data and the opportunities it offers to making architecture a wonderful, useful, and smart art form.” —From the Foreword by James Timberlake, FAIA Written for architects, engineers, contractors, owners, and educators, and based on today's technology and practices, Data-Driven Design and Construction: 25 Strategies for Capturing, Applying and Analyzing Building Data -addresses how innovative individuals and firms are using data to remain competitive while advancing their practices. -seeks to address and rectify a gap in our learning, by explaining to architects, engineers, contractors and owners—and students of these fields—how to acquire and use data to make more informed decisions. -documents how data-driven design is the new frontier of the convergence between BIM and architectural computational analyses and associated tools. -is a book of adaptable strategies you and your organization can apply today to make the most of the data you have at your fingertips. Data-Driven Design and Construction was written to help design practitioners and their project teams make better use of BIM, and leverage data throughout the building lifecycle.