AutoCAD/AutoCAD LT 2017 (R1)

Fundamentals - Mixed Units: Part 2: Autodesk Authorized Publisher

Author: ASCENT - Center for Technical Knowledge

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781943184200

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Page: 376

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Note: This book is a continuation of "AutoCAD/AutoCAD LT 2017 (R1): Fundamentals - Mixed Units: Part 1." The objective of "AutoCAD(r)/AutoCAD LT(r) 2017 (R1): Fundamentals" is to enable students to create a basic 2D drawing in the AutoCAD software. Part 1 (chapters 1 to 20) covers the essential core topics for working with the AutoCAD software. The teaching strategy is to start with a few basic tools that enable the student to create and edit a simple drawing, and then continue to develop those tools. More advanced tools are introduced throughout the student guide. Not every command or option is covered, because the intent is to show the most essential tools and concepts, such as: Understanding the AutoCAD workspace and user interface. Using basic drawing, editing, and viewing tools. Organizing drawing objects on layers. Inserting reusable symbols (blocks). Preparing a layout to be plotted. Adding text, hatching, and dimensions. Part 2 (chapters 21 to 32) continues with more sophisticated techniques that extend your mastery of the software. For example, here you go beyond the basic skill of inserting a block to learning how to create blocks, and beyond the basic skill of using a template to understand the process of setting up a template. You learn skills such as: Using more advanced editing and construction techniques. Adding parametric constraints to objects. Creating local and global blocks. Setting up layers, styles, and templates. Using advanced plotting and publishing options. The "AutoCAD(r)/AutoCAD LT(r) 2017 (R1): Fundamentals" student guide is designed for those using AutoCAD(r) or AutoCAD LT(r) 2017 with a Windows operating system. This student guide is not designed for the AutoCAD for Mac software. Prerequisites A working knowledge of basic design/drafting procedures and terminology. A working knowledge of your operating system.

AutoCAD/AutoCAD LT 2017 Fundamentals - Mixed Units - Part 1

Autodesk Authorized Publisher

Author: ASCENT - Center for Technical Knowledge

Publisher: Ascent, Center for Technical Knowledge

ISBN: 9781943184194

Category:

Page: 506

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Note: This book is continued in "AutoCAD/AutoCAD LT 2017 (R1): Fundamentals - Mixed Units: Part 2." The objective of "AutoCAD(r)/AutoCAD LT(r) 2017 (R1): Fundamentals" is to enable students to create a basic 2D drawing in the AutoCAD software. Part 1 (chapters 1 to 20) covers the essential core topics for working with the AutoCAD software. The teaching strategy is to start with a few basic tools that enable the student to create and edit a simple drawing, and then continue to develop those tools. More advanced tools are introduced throughout the student guide. Not every command or option is covered, because the intent is to show the most essential tools and concepts, such as: Understanding the AutoCAD workspace and user interface. Using basic drawing, editing, and viewing tools. Organizing drawing objects on layers. Inserting reusable symbols (blocks). Preparing a layout to be plotted. Adding text, hatching, and dimensions. Part 2 (chapters 21 to 32) continues with more sophisticated techniques that extend your mastery of the software. For example, here you go beyond the basic skill of inserting a block to learning how to create blocks, and beyond the basic skill of using a template to understand the process of setting up a template. You learn skills such as: Using more advanced editing and construction techniques. Adding parametric constraints to objects. Creating local and global blocks. Setting up layers, styles, and templates. Using advanced plotting and publishing options. The "AutoCAD(r)/AutoCAD LT(r) 2017 (R1): Fundamentals" student guide is designed for those using AutoCAD(r) or AutoCAD LT(r) 2017 with a Windows operating system. This student guide is not designed for the AutoCAD for Mac software. Prerequisites A working knowledge of basic design/drafting procedures and terminology. A working knowledge of your operating system.

AutoCAD Mechanical 2018 Essentials

Autodesk Authorized Publisher

Author: ASCENT Center for Technical Knowledge

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781946571380

Category: AutoCAD.

Page: N.A

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The AutoCAD(R) Mechanical 2018 Essentials learning guide teaches students about the indispensable core topics required to use the AutoCAD(R) Mechanical software. Through a hands-on, practice-intensive curriculum, students acquire the knowledge needed to accelerate the mechanical design process. With specific tools for creating and manipulating geometry, automatically acquiring bills of materials, generating mechanical components, and performing design calculations, the AutoCAD Mechanical software offers significant productivity gains that the student learns to maximize. Topics Covered Identify the main interface elements, their setup and what Help information is available, and to create and use drawing template files. Describe the object property management system in which layers are configured and the tools for manipulating layers. Describe the workflows for organizing drawing geometry and create a Mechanical structure in a drawing by creating components, component views, and folders. Describe the core mechanical design tools of rectangle, hatch, fillet, chamfer, holes, slots, and threads and how to use them to create and modify geometry in your drawings. Modify and edit drawing objects by creating multiple offset copies, scaling them with separate values for the X and Y direction, or using a power command. Insert industry standard parts into your assembly designs. Create production-ready drawings in model space and layouts of structured and non-structured geometry and insert title blocks and borders. Notate a drawing through the creation and editing of dimensions, hole charts, fits lists, and mechanical symbols. Explain how to create and edit a bill of materials, parts list, and balloons. Describe the tools that you can use to verify whether or not the standard parts or custom parts within your design meet or exceed the requirements for operational use. Exchange data between CAD systems in the form of Mechanical DWG(TM) and IGES files and create Mechanical drawings using Inventor Link. Create a custom drafting standard and drawing template that includes the configuration settings for layers, object properties, symbols, text, BOMs, parts list, balloons, and other annotation tools. Prerequisites This learning guide is designed for users that are new to the AutoCAD(R) Mechanical 2018 software. A basic understanding of mechanical drafting or design. A working knowledge of the AutoCAD(R) software. A working knowledge of the Microsoft(R) Windows(R) 7 operating system.

Autodesk 3ds Max 2018 Fundamentals

Autodesk Authorized Publisher

Author: ASCENT - Center for Technical Knowledge

Publisher: Ascent, Center for Technical Knowledge

ISBN: 9781946571397

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Page: N.A

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The Autodesk(R) 3ds Max(R) 2018: Fundamentals student guide provides a thorough introduction to the Autodesk 3ds Max 2018 software that will help new users make the most of this sophisticated application, as well as broaden the horizons of existing, self-taught users. The practices in this student guide are primarily geared towards real-world tasks encountered by users of the Autodesk 3ds Max software in the Architecture, Interior Design, and Civil Engineering industries. Advanced topics, such as character modeling, character animation, and rigging, are not covered in this student guide. Topics Covered Introduction to Autodesk 3ds Max 2018 Autodesk 3ds Max Interface and Workflow Assembling Files by importing, linking, or merging 3D Modeling with Primitives and 2D Objects Using Modifiers to create and modify 3D objects Materials and Maps Autodesk 3ds Max Lighting Working with Cameras and Exposure Control Rendering using various renderers such as Scanline, ART, and Arnold Animation for Visualization Prerequisites Experience with 3D modeling is recommended.

Autodesk Revit 2018 Structure Fundamentals - Imperial Units

Autodesk Authorized Publisher

Author: ASCENT - Center for Technical Knowledge

Publisher: Ascent, Center for Technical Knowledge

ISBN: 9781946571540

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Page: N.A

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To take full advantage of Building Information Modeling, the Autodesk(R) Revit(R) 2018 Structure Fundamentals student guide has been designed to teach the concepts and principles from building design through construction documentation using the Autodesk(R) Revit(R) 2018 Structure software. This student guide is intended to introduce students to the user interface and the basic building components of the software that makes it a powerful and flexible structural modeling tool. The goal is to familiarize you with the tools required to create, modify, analyze, and document the parametric model./p> Topics Covered Introduction to the Autodesk Revit software Basic drawing and editing tools Setting up levels and grids Working with views Starting a structural project based on a linked architectural model Adding structural columns and walls Adding foundations and structural slabs Structural reinforcement Beams, trusses, and framing systems Analytical models and placing loads Project practices to reinforce learning Construction documents Annotating construction documents Detailing Scheduling Prerequisites This student guide introduces the fundamental skills in learning how to use the Autodesk Revit Structure software. It is highly recommended that students have experience and knowledge in structural design and its terminology.

Project Management and Engineering Research

AEIPRO 2016

Author: José Luis Ayuso Muñoz,José Luis Yagüe Blanco,Salvador F. Capuz-Rizo

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 3319518593

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 289

View: 8200

This book gathers the best papers presented at the 19th International Congress on Project Management and Engineering, which was held in Granada, Spain in July 2015. It covers a range of project management and engineering contexts, including: civil engineering and urban planning, product and process engineering, environmental engineering, energy efficiency and renewable energies, rural development, information and communication technologies, safety, labour risks and ergonomics, and training in project engineering. Project management and engineering is taking on increasing importance as projects continue to grow in size, more stakeholders become involved, and environmental, organisational and technological issues become more complex. As such, this book offers a valuable resource for all professionals seeking the latest material on the changing face of project management.

Autodesk Revit 2018 MEP Fundamentals - Metric Units

Autodesk Authorized Publisher

Author: ASCENT - Center for Technical Knowledge,Autodesk Authorized Publisher

Publisher: Ascent, Center for Technical Knowledge

ISBN: 9781946571533

Category:

Page: N.A

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To take full advantage of Building Information Modeling, the Autodesk(R) Revit(R) 2018 MEP: Fundamentals student guide has been designed to teach the concepts and principles of creating 3D parametric models of MEP system from engineering design through construction documentation. The student guide is intended to introduce students to the software's user interface and the basic HVAC, electrical, and piping/plumbing components that make the Autodesk Revit software a powerful and flexible engineering modeling tool. The student guide will also familiarize students with the tools required to create, document, and print the parametric model. The examples and practices are designed to take the students through the basics of a full MEP project from linking in an architectural model to construction documents. Topics Covered Working with the Autodesk Revit software's basic viewing, drawing, and editing commands. Inserting and connecting MEP components and using the System Browser. Working with linked architectural files. Creating spaces and zones so that you can analyze heating and cooling loads. Creating HVAC networks with air terminals, mechanical equipment, ducts, and pipes. Creating plumbing networks with plumbing fixtures and pipes. Creating electrical circuits with electrical equipment, devices, and lighting fixtures and adding cable trays and conduits. Creating HVAC and plumbing systems with automatic duct and piping layouts. Testing duct, piping and electrical systems. Creating and annotating construction documents. Adding tags and creating schedules. Detailing in the Autodesk Revit software. Prerequisites This student guide introduces the fundamental skills in learning the Autodesk Revit MEP software. It is highly recommended that students have experience and knowledge in MEP engineering and its terminology.

Autodesk Fusion 360 Introduction to Parametric Modeling

Autodesk Authorized Publisher

Author: ASCENT - Center for Technical Knowledge

Publisher: Ascent, Center for Technical Knowledge

ISBN: 9781943184729

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Page: 518

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The "Autodesk(r) Fusion 360 Introduction to Parametric Modeling" student guide provides you with an understanding of the parametric design philosophy using the Autodesk(r) Fusion 360 software. Through a hands-on, practice-intensive curriculum, you will learn the key skills and knowledge required to design models using the Autodesk Fusion 360 software. Video Lessons This student guide references supporting online Video Lessons. Using any internet browser, you can watch and listen as subject-matter experts explain features and functions related to a particular student guide topic. One-year access to these Video Lessons is included with the purchase of this book, which includes instructions on how to register. Software Version As a cloud-based platform, updates are frequently available for the Autodesk Fusion 360 software. This student guide has been developed using software version: 2.0.2016. If you are using a version of the software later then version 2.0.2016, you might notice some slight variances between images and workflows in this student guide and the software that you are using. Topics Covered Understanding the Autodesk Fusion 360 interface Creating, constraining, and dimensioning 2D sketches Creating and editing solid 3D features Creating and using construction features Creating equations and working with parameters Manipulating the feature history of a design Duplicating geometry in a design Placing and constraining/connecting components in a single design file Defining motion in a multi-component design Creating components and features in a multi-component design "

AutoCAD Civil 3D 2018 Grading - Imperial Units

Autodesk Authorized Publisher

Author: ASCENT - Center for Technical Knowledge

Publisher: Ascent, Center for Technical Knowledge

ISBN: 9781946571359

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Page: N.A

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The AutoCAD(R) Civil 3D(R) 2018 software supports a wide range of civil engineering tasks and creates intelligent relationships between objects. The AutoCAD(R) Civil 3D(R) 2018: Grading learning guide is recommended for users that are required to create site grading plans using the AutoCAD Civil 3D software. This learning guide is also ideal for managers that require a basic overview and understanding of this aspect of the AutoCAD Civil 3D software. Users use feature lines, grading tools, and corridors to create a commercial site containing a parking lot, building pad, pond, and simple sewage lagoon. An existing road has been included in the survey and a survey team collected the existing conditions. Users also work on a residential site to grade a small subdivision for proper grading of each lot. Topics Covered Introduction to Grading Parcel Grading Grading using Feature Lines Grading using Grading Objects and Grading Groups Calculating pond staging storage values Grading using Corridors Combining Surfaces Visualization Prerequisites AutoCAD(R)Civil 3D(R) 2018 Fundamentals

AutoCAD 2019: Fundamentals (Mixed Units)

Autodesk Authorized Publisher

Author: ASCENT - Center for Technical Knowledge

Publisher: ASCENT - Center for Technical Knowledge

ISBN: N.A

Category: Design

Page: N.A

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The AutoCAD® 2019: Fundamentals learning guide is designed for those using AutoCAD® 2019 with a Windows operating system. This learning guide is not designed for the AutoCAD for Mac software. The objective of AutoCAD 2019: Fundamentals is to enable you to create, modify, and work with a 2D drawing in the AutoCAD software. Part 1 (chapters 1 to 20) covers the essential core topics for working with the AutoCAD software. The guide begins with learning the basic tools for creating and editing 2D drawings. It then continues to explore the tools used to annotate drawings by adding text, hatching, dimensions, and tables. More advanced tools, such as working with blocks and setting up layouts, are introduced to improve your efficiency with the software. Not every command or option is covered, because the intent is to show the essential tools and concepts, such as: § Understanding the AutoCAD workspace and user interface. § Using basic drawing, editing, and viewing tools. § Organizing drawing objects on layers. § Using reusable symbols (blocks). § Preparing a layout to be plotted. § Adding text, hatching, and dimensions. Part 2 (chapters 21 to 32) continues with more sophisticated techniques that extend your mastery of the software. For example, here you go beyond the basic skill of using a template to understand the process of setting up a template, creating annotation styles, and how to work with external references. You learn such skills as: § Using more advanced editing and construction techniques. § Adding parametric constraints to objects. § Creating local and global blocks. § Setting up layers, styles, and templates. § Attaching External References. Prerequisites § Access to the 2019 version of the software. The practices and files included with this guide might not be compatible with prior versions. § A working knowledge of basic design/drafting procedures and terminology. § A working knowledge of your operating system.

Hydraulic Structures

Author: Sheng-Hong Chen

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 3662473313

Category: Science

Page: 1029

View: 9948

This book discusses in detail the planning, design, construction and management of hydraulic structures, covering dams, spillways, tunnels, cut slopes, sluices, water intake and measuring works, ship locks and lifts, as well as fish ways. Particular attention is paid to considerations concerning the environment, hydrology, geology and materials etc. in the planning and design of hydraulic projects. It also considers the type selection, profile configuration, stress/stability calibration and engineering countermeasures, flood releasing arrangements and scouring protection, operation and maintenance etc. for a variety of specific hydraulic structures. The book is primarily intended for engineers, undergraduate and graduate students in the field of civil and hydraulic engineering who are faced with the challenges of extending our understanding of hydraulic structures ranging from traditional to groundbreaking, as well as designing, constructing and managing safe, durable hydraulic structures that are economical and environmentally friendly.

Manual of Engineering Drawing

Technical Product Specification and Documentation to British and International Standards

Author: Colin H. Simmons,Dennis E. Maguire

Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann

ISBN: 0080966535

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 384

View: 2169

Manual of Engineering Drawing is a comprehensive guide for experts and novices for producing engineering drawings and annotated 3D models that meet the recent BSI and ISO standards of technical product documentation and specifications. This fourth edition of the text has been updated in line with recent standard revisions and amendments. The book has been prepared for international use, and includes a comprehensive discussion of the fundamental differences between the ISO and ASME standards, as well as recent updates regarding legal components, such as copyright, patents, and other legal considerations. The text is applicable to CAD and manual drawing, and it covers the recent developments in 3D annotation and surface texture specifications. Its scope also covers the concepts of pictorial and orthographic projections, geometrical, dimensional and surface tolerancing, and the principle of duality. The text also presents numerous examples of hydraulic and electrical diagrams, applications, bearings, adhesives, and welding. The book can be considered an authoritative design reference for beginners and students in technical product specification courses, engineering, and product designing. Expert interpretation of the rules and conventions provided by authoritative authors who regularly lead and contribute to BSI and ISO committees on product standards Combines the latest technical information with clear, readable explanations, numerous diagrams and traditional geometrical construction techniques Includes new material on patents, copyrights and intellectual property, design for manufacture and end-of-life, and surface finishing considerations

AutoLISP to Visual LISP

Design Solutions for AutoCAD

Author: Kevin Standiford

Publisher: Delmar Pub

ISBN: 9780766815179

Category: Computers

Page: 519

View: 9919

AutoLISP to Visual LISP: Design Solutions for AutoCAD 2000 adopts the designer's point-of-view to instruct readers with no prior experience in the basics of AutoLISP, Diesel and Visual LISP programming. Emphasis is on developing AutoCAD 2000 into a more powerful design application, with numerous design-based programming examples featured throughout the book, to put users on the fast-track to writing their own time-saving and productivity-enhancing programs. A "must-have" how-to and reference guide to optimizing the AutoCAD 2000 design environment, this book also covers topics such as ActiveX, object-oriented programming, reactors, the WindowsTM registry, programming standards, date and time issues and more! Add this to your library today.AutoLISP to Visual LISP: Design Solutions for AutoCAD 2000 devotes an entire section to the novice programmer, explaining in detail the theory required to write a specialized computer program. Readers are first introduced to the basics of programming with AutoLISP. After gaining confidence using this relatively simple programming language, readers are then challenged to enhance their skills by using Diesel to alter the AutoCAD status line and DCL to incorporate graphics into their programs to make them user-friendly. Finally, readers are exposed to Visual LISP (presented as an extension of AutoLISP) to provide them with editing and debugging features, as well as other tools that can be used to create AutoLISP programs.Keywords: Auto LISP Keywords: Visual LISP

Revit 2018 Architecture

Author: Munir M. Hamad

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781683921486

Category: Architecture

Page: 548

View: 2177

Covering all of the 2D concepts in Autodesk Revit 2018 Architecture, this book uses both metric and imperial units to illustrate the myriad drawing and editing tools for this popular application. --

Autodesk Inventor 2018 Advanced Assembly Modeling

Autodesk Authorized Publisher

Author: ASCENT - Center for Technical Knowledge

Publisher: Ascent, Center for Technical Knowledge

ISBN: 9781946571250

Category:

Page: N.A

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The Autodesk(R) Inventor(R) 2018: Advanced Assembly Modeling student guide builds on the skills acquired in the Autodesk(R) Inventor(R) 2018: Introduction to Solid Modeling and Autodesk(R) Inventor(R) 2018: Advanced Part Modeling student guides to take students to a higher level of productivity when creating and working with assemblies. You begin by focusing on the Top-Down Design workflow. You learn how tools are used to achieve this workflow using Derive, Multi-Body Design, and Layouts. Other topics include model simplification tools, Positional and Level of Detail Representations, iMates and iAssemblies, Frame Generator, Design Accelerator, and file management and duplication techniques. A chapter has also been included about the Autodesk(R) Inventor(R) Studio to teach you how to render, produce, and animate realistic images. Topics Covered Applying motion to existing assembly constraints using Motion and Transitional Constraints. Introduction of the Top-Down Design technique for creating assemblies and its components. Tools for Top-Down Design, such as associative links, adaptive parts, multi-body and layout design, derived components, and skeleton models. Creating Positional Representations to review motion, evaluate the position of assembly components, or document an assembly in a drawing. Using Shrinkwrap and other model simplification tools to create a part model that represents an overall assembly. Creating Level of Detail Representations to reduce the clutter of large assemblies, reduce retrieval times, and substituting models. Using the Design Accelerator to easily insert standard and customizable components and features into your model. Creating rendered realistic images and animations of parts and assemblies using Autodesk Inventor Studio and the Video Producer. Using iMates and iAssemblies to work efficiently with assemblies. Using the Frame Generator to create structural members. Using pattern, mirror, and copy techniques to duplicate components in an assembly. Working with weldments. Link and drive parameters to and from a spreadsheet. You also learn to custom format and create expressions in a parameter. Prerequisites The class assumes mastery of Autodesk Inventor basics as taught in Autodesk Inventor Introduction to Solid Modeling. Autodesk Inventor Advanced Part Modeling knowledge is recommended. The use of Microsoft Excel is required for this training course.

Pavement Design and Materials

Author: A. T. Papagiannakis,E. A. Masad

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119412773

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 552

View: 1741

A comprehensive, state-of-the-art guide to pavement design and materials With innovations ranging from the advent of Superpave™, the data generated by the Long Term Pavement Performance (LTPP) project, to the recent release of the Mechanistic-Empirical pavement design guide developed under NCHRP Study 1-37A, the field of pavement engineering is experiencing significant development. Pavement Design and Materials is a practical reference for both students and practicing engineers that explores all the aspects of pavement engineering, including materials, analysis, design, evaluation, and economic analysis. Historically, numerous techniques have been applied by a multitude of jurisdictions dealing with roadway pavements. This book focuses on the best-established, currently applicable techniques available. Pavement Design and Materials offers complete coverage of: The characterization of traffic input The characterization of pavement bases/subgrades and aggregates Asphalt binder and asphalt concrete characterization Portland cement and concrete characterization Analysis of flexible and rigid pavements Pavement evaluation Environmental effects on pavements The design of flexible and rigid pavements Pavement rehabilitation Economic analysis of alternative pavement designs The coverage is accompanied by suggestions for software for implementing various analytical techniques described in these chapters. These tools are easily accessible through the book’s companion Web site, which is constantly updated to ensure that the reader finds the most up-to-date software available.

Using ArcIMS

ArcIMS 4

Author: N.A

Publisher: ESRI Press

ISBN: N.A

Category: Computers

Page: 206

View: 8375

Proceedings of 3rd International Sustainable Buildings Symposium (ISBS 2017)

Author: Seyhan Fırat,John Kinuthia,Abid Abu-Tair

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 3319637096

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 927

View: 1627

This book describes the latest advances, innovations, and applications in the field of building design, environmental engineering and sustainability as presented by leading international researchers, engineers, architects and urban planners at the 3rd International Sustainable Buildings Symposium (ISBS), held in Dubai, UAE from 15 to 17 March 2017. It covers highly diverse topics, including smart cities, sustainable building and construction design, sustainable urban planning, infrastructure development, structural resilience under natural hazards, water and waste management, energy efficiency, climate change impacts, life cycle assessment, environmental policies, and strengthening and rehabilitation of structures. The contributions amply demonstrate that sustainable building design is key to protecting and preserving natural resources, economic growth, cultural heritage and public health. The contributions were selected by means of a rigorous peer-review process and highlight many exciting ideas that will spur novel research directions and foster multidisciplinary collaboration among different specialists.