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Title Recent waterscapes : planning, building and designing with water / edited by Herbert Dreiseitl, Dieter Grau ; [translation into English: Michael Robinson].

Published Basel : Birkh衵ser ; London : Springer [distributor], 2009.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Archit  714.091732 RECE    DUE 18-09-20
Edition 3rd ed., rev. and expanded.
Physical description 175 pages : illustrations, plans ; 29 cm
Notes Previously published in English as: New waterscapes : planning, building and designing with water / edited by Herbert Dreiseitl, Dieter Grau. c2005.
Contents Water: spirit of change / Herbert Dreiseitl -- Urban plazas: Civic Square, Seattle, USA ; Water system in Berlin's Potsdamer Platz, Germany ; Town hall square, Hattersheim, Germany ; New town square in Gummersbach, Germany ; 'Water-traces' in Hannoversch M赮den, Germany ; Heiner-Metzger Plaza, Neu-Ulm, Germany ; Exemplary water management at DWR headquarters, Amsterdam, Netherlands ; Water management for a research centre near London, United Kingdom ; Center of Excellence, Sindelfingen, Germany ; Light and water installation Breiteweg, Barleben, Germany -- Public participation / Zari Santner -- Urban parks: Tanner Springs Park, Portland, USA ; Toppilansaari Park in Oulu, Finland ; Queens Botanical Garden, New York, USA ; Rainwater retention on the Kronsberg in Hanover, Germany ; Scharnhauser Park in Ostfildern, Germany ; Green roof for Chicago City Hall, USA -- Cities moving toward sustainability / Khoo Teng Chye -- Master planning: Central watershed and Bishan Park, Singapore ; Transformation of a city district, Taipei Taiwan ; Conversion of Fornebu Airport, Oslo, Norway ; Dubai business park, UAE ; Restoration of Ernscher River, Ruhr Valley, Germany -- Think global, act local / Wolfgang F. Geiger -- Residential projects: Arkadien housing estates near Stuttgart, Germany ; Rainwater management in Coffee Creek, Indiana, USA ; Solar City, Linz, Austria ; Neighbourhood community, Tianjin, China ; Housing estate in Echallens near Lausanne, Switzerland ; Sewage treatment plant at the W诲me farm community in Hanneloh, Germany -- River restoration: Daylighting of Alna River in H졬뫡, Oslo, Norway ; Scheme for the banks of the Volme, Hagen, Germany ; Rainwater for the bears in the Zurich zoo, Switzerland ; Three Rivers master plan, Pittsburgh, USA -- Water as an open system / Wolfram Schwenk -- Interior design: Interior courtyard of an old people's home in Stuttgart, Germany ; The climate in the Nuremberg Prisma, Germany -- Art and fountains: Fountain sculpture in Immenstaad, Germany ; Festival des Jardins, Chaumont-sur-Loire, Switzerland ; Open space for a residential development in Ittigen, Berne, Switzerland ; Sonnenhausen estate in Glonn, Germany ; Water playground in Pforzheim, Germany ; Water phenomena in the Gelsenkirchen cooling tower, Germany -- From the idea to the finished object / Dieter Grau, Alexander Edel, Gerhard Hauber, Herbert Dreiseitl.
Language notes Translated from the German.
Other author Dreiseitl, Herbert.
Grau, Dieter, 1963-
Subject Water in landscape architecture.
Urban landscape architecture.
Other uniform title Wasserlandschaften. English.
Other title New waterscapes.
ISBN 9783764389840 (hbk.)
3764389842 (hbk.)