Tag: estructura

The living structures by Emilio Pérez Piñero
07-11-2019 No Comments

The living structures by Emilio Pérez Piñero

Emilio Pérez Piñero is internationally known for his contributions in the design of light structures. He contributed in this field of Architecture with his inventive capacity. Having achieved great advances in deployable structures, it is considered by great international specialists in transformable structures as an advance in its time in this field and a true precursor to the folding of […]

Elegance and efficiency | José Ramón Hernández Correa
11-10-2019 No Comments

Elegance and efficiency | José Ramón Hernández Correa

I have always liked the trusses. I remember when we were taught at the school the Cremona method to calculate them. It can not be said that it was the father party, but it was entertaining, and, according to one I was doing it, I could intuit (more or less) the composition and decomposition of the forces. It was as […]

The air is weightless | Sergio de Miguel
19-11-2018 No Comments

The air is weightless | Sergio de Miguel

As the ocean is formed especially by water, the architecture is done principally by air. Even so that determines what happens in the ocean, and in the architecture, is not another thing that what is not a water, or air. Continent and content are never unlike, remote, and coincidental. When we refer to the matter with which the architecture is […]

Standing up | Íñigo García Odiaga
30-04-2018 No Comments

Standing up | Íñigo García Odiaga

Our culture and language leads us to exposing us often to the risk of coming to superficial conclusions, based precisely on information taken of the epidermis of the things. The rapid and fast consumption of images despises the search of an interior truth. The “good look” is according to the dictionary that one that defines the good aspect or way […]

The trade of the structures consultant (IV) | Juan Carlos Arroyo
27-11-2017 No Comments

The trade of the structures consultant (IV) | Juan Carlos Arroyo

It is not the same thing 8 that 80; but 227 yes it is the same thing that 222. “The verbal precision is one of my major worries and the numerical precision is one of my minor worries.” As teacher and engineer much worries the precision. And it is necessary to be necessary from two points of view, from a […]

The trade of the structures consultant (III) | Juan Carlos Arroyo
28-08-2017 No Comments

The trade of the structures consultant (III) | Juan Carlos Arroyo

Does how much weigh his building? We all think that our profession is many responsibility. The consultants of structures also … why not! The professionals we have a responsibility on the result and therefore we must know what has to give, before doing the work. We have to have this fusible alert in order that if it works out slightly […]

Rehabilitation of housing for Melania and Xoaquín | Carlos Graña Ramos
23-08-2017 No Comments

Rehabilitation of housing for Melania and Xoaquín | Carlos Graña Ramos

The rehabilitation of this structure of s. The XIXth of four plants in the neighborhood of the Sponge-cake in Ferrol, centred on the idea of preserving the major quantity of original elements. The stairs was in a condition about which it was difficult to decide if a sorrow was worth preserving it or not. To support it created a connecting […]

The trade of the structures consultant (II) | Juan Carlos Arroyo
08-05-2017 No Comments

The trade of the structures consultant (II) | Juan Carlos Arroyo

Una buena estructura es como un buen equipo. Escribiendo el anterior post sobre el oficio de consultor de estructuras ha surgido el nombre de varios personajes insignes y uno de ellos, español, que, en mi opinión, es el paradigma del concepto estructural; no en vano escribió Razón y ser de los tipos estructurales, un libro de estructuras que no contiene fórmula […]

The trade of the structures consultant (I) | Juan Carlos Arroyo
20-02-2017 No Comments

The trade of the structures consultant (I) | Juan Carlos Arroyo

Can you do the pine with the arms opened 45º? For years I formulated (for me itself) the secret of “having trade”, something that a good shopkeeper must have, a good doctor, a good taxi driver, a good engineer and a good architect. The trade consists of three ingredients, the deep knowledge of the concept, the order of magnitude and […]

With oranges he understands himself! | Juan Carlos Arroyo
12-12-2016 No Comments

With oranges he understands himself! | Juan Carlos Arroyo

The experts say in learning that the biggest effort that the human brain does in all his life is to learn to count: to be capable of relating a number (abstract concept) to a quantity of something and specially, that this quantity costs for different things, three horses or three flowers.1 All the human beings we manage to crown this […]

NG Structures
02-02-2016 No Comments

NG Structures

Seguramente coñezades o libro “Números grosos no proxecto de estructuras” de Juan Carlos Arroio, Guillermo Corres, Gonzalo García-Rosales, Manuel G. Romana, Antonio Romeu, Ramón Sánchez e Óscar Teza, editado por Cinter Divulgación Técnica e do que se venderon mais de 40.000 exemplares desde 2001. A ferramenta, NG Structures é a aplicación para móbil, do mesmo xeito que o libro, é […]

Façades (im)portants | Sergio de Miguel
15-01-2016 47 Comments

Façades (im)portants | Sergio de Miguel

The architecture has discurrido from his origins with the paradoja of the duality between the closing and the structure portante. Of a similar way to which find in the classical physics with the light and the disquisition wave-particle. During centuries both elements have been the same thing, that is to say, together have conformed the walls of the buildings without […]

e-struc, a new tool of support for calculation of simple structures
14-04-2015 4 Comments

e-struc, a new tool of support for calculation of simple structures

E-Struc is an application online that it provides with structural and constructive solutions for interventions in buildings mincingly with his structure and for new simple structures. It works online in any device with access to Internet. Users. It is an ideal tool for all the professionals of the construction: Architects, Riggers, Engineers of Building, Builders, Interioristas and Technical specialized Offices, […]

Key aspects of the design, execution and physics of the construction of buildings in wood
17-03-2014 No Comments

Key aspects of the design, execution and physics of the construction of buildings in wood

The Platform of Engineering of the Structural Madeira of the USC invites him to take part in the technical seminar: “Key aspects of the design, execution and physics of the construction of buildings in wood” that will take place on March 21, in the Assembly hall of the Technical Top School of the USC, in Lugo. The Seminanario there will […]

An intemperate fluency | Marcelo Gardinetti
23-12-2013 No Comments

An intemperate fluency | Marcelo Gardinetti

Most of the works realized in the last years by Zaha Hadid turns out to be works structured under decisively singular bosses of design, where the rough lines of his formal statement constitute the axis of his emblems, over any other variable. These generatrices applied of a strict way in his works, produce works of extravagant figures that can be […]

Monuments of concrete | Íñigo García Odiaga
16-12-2013 No Comments

Monuments of concrete | Íñigo García Odiaga

The first half of the 20th century supposed the accession of the reinforced concrete as the new material of the architecture. His structural capacity opened the way for the inventiveness in the sense of the utilization of big structures of concrete for building public. Still today this generation of architects and engineers who experimented with new forms derived from the […]

Le Corbusier, the tree and the forest | Marcelo Gardinetti
19-07-2013 5 Comments

Le Corbusier, the tree and the forest | Marcelo Gardinetti

“A tree will be able to be planted on the level 1, on the available emptiness in front of the housing. His foliage will be able to rise to will.” Le Corbusiers´letter to the Dr. Pedro Curutchet, on May 24, 1949 In the work of Le Corbusier, the elements of the nature establish an unavoidable reference in his projects without […]

Formas breves, Outras, 25
04-06-2012 One Comment

Formas breves, Outras, 25

‘ BRIEF, DIFFERENT FORMS, 25 ‘, a project of the young woman police station Anja Isabel Schneider, is a joint production of the MARCO of Vigo and the DRESS-COAT Lorraine de Metz, France. Across the works of 14 artists, this sample explores the notion of reading in his multiple modalities of experimentation, experience and structure. The offer, which includes pieces […]

Los “huesos” de Fisac: la búsqueda de la pieza ideal | Fermín G. Blanco
27-01-2011 36 Comments

Los “huesos” de Fisac: la búsqueda de la pieza ideal | Fermín G. Blanco

A thesis on another thesis. Miguel Fisac, is an architect atípico. His life and work dye  in occasions of literary dyes that turn it into an attractive character for his study. Life and work often confuse , as well as the limits of his professional exercise, in occasions inventor, generally bad employer, declared constructor and always architect following a very […]

La conquista de la esbeltez  (1910 – 2010) | Felix Candela
24-02-2010 28 Comments

La conquista de la esbeltez (1910 – 2010) | Felix Candela

Count Duque.Madrid.center February 24 on April 18, 2010. The commemorative exhibition of the Centenary of Félix Candela’s birth (1910-1997) one of the more outstanding leading men of the Laminar Adventure of the Modern Architecture, shows a part representing his life and work, that has been selected and presented, with the dual objective of spreading, not only the knowledge and the […]

Hormigón armado en España. 1890-1936
21-01-2010 29 Comments

Hormigón armado en España. 1890-1936

Series of arches exhibition hall Nuevos Ministerios. Madrid. 28 January on 25 April 2010. The exhibition wants to announce to the public the birth and first development in Spain of reinforced concrete constructions, one of the materials more distinctive of the twentieth CENTURY today fully built in to our everyday landscapes. Through the rapprochement to works and more representantive figures, […]

Miguel Fisac. Huesos Varios
04-02-2008 34 Comments

Miguel Fisac. Huesos Varios

The Exhibition Miguel Fisac_Varius Bones, raises a tour along the accomplishments of hollow girders with forms similar to bones structures that the architect Miguel Fisac developed throughout the sixties. The sample stops in the curious processes of prefabricación, assembly and patents tied to the advances in the field of the prestressed concrete. The collaboration of the architect with Ricardo Barredo […]