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July/August 2004 IssueJuly/August       2004
Technical Articles
PEOPLE WHO DON’T UNDERSTAND DRAWINGS
GRAPHIC DYSLEXIA

Inigo Johnson, AIA, as he did early everyTuesday morning, was driving to visit the Morgan House, which was under construction. He knew that the framing would be well under way and he had a definite detailed mental image of what to expect. When he arrived, however, it didn’t look right. Something was seriously wrong with the location of the dining room window. He quickly parked, grabbed a roll of construction drawings and his clipboard from the rear seat, and walked briskly to the house.
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Building Products Revue
HARRIS CONSULTING ENGINEERS PROVIDES HVAC, PLUMBING AND ELECTRICAL DESIGN SERVICES FOR THE NEW WORLD MARKET CENTER

Harris Consulting Engineers (HCE) is providing HVAC, plumbing and electrical design services for the new World Market Center, a $1 billion home furnishings complex being built by Furniture Mart Enterprises, a Los Angeles based firm. 
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WELLS FARGO JAPANESE GARDEN PRESERVED BY WESTERN ROOFING SERVICE, A TECTA AMERICA COMPANY
The Wells Fargo Bank Headquarters building is located in the heart of the financial district in downtown San Francisco. The maintenance staff had coped with leaks in the buildings’ penthouse roofs, for a number of years. A source of some leaks was a roof membrane under a Japanese garden designed by the notable California landscape architectural firm RHAA, of Mill Valley and San Francisco, Calif. 
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“Strangely Familiar” Structure is a Real Gas
A real gas station, that is…reminiscent of the unique, whimsical stops along old Route 66, when the drive was as much adventure as the destination.
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DCD Insights
MOISTURE AND MOLD ISSUES RELEVANT TO INSTALLATIONS OF CERAMIC AND STONE TILE
Waterproofing wet areas under ceramic and stone tile has become increasingly important with the growth of mold related litigation. This article should provide readers with information about mold and the prevention of conditions necessary for mold to grow.
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2004 TILT-UP ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS REPRESENT TECHNICALLY INNOVATIVE AND UNIQUE APPLICATIONS
Technology and unique applications are the themes for 11th annual Tilt-Up Achievement Awards, recently announced by The Tilt-Up Concrete Association
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Case Studies     

File: Civic

• Germantown Community Library
   Germantown, Wisconsin

• Cass County Jail
   Fargo, North Dakota

Culver-Union Township Public Library
   Culver, Indiana


File: Educational

• Walker Hall, University of the Ozarks
   Clarksville, Arkansas

• Loras College Academic Resource Center
   Dubuque, Iowa

• Fine Arts/Business & Industry Center, Carroll Community College
   Westminster, Maryland


File: Medical

• St. Luke’s Regional Medical Center Physician Center Two
   Sioux City, Iowa

• Rehabilitation Hospital of Monmouth County
   Tinton Falls, New Jersey


File: Office

• Summit on Purdue
   Fayetteville, North Carolina

• Smith, Haughey, Rice & Roegge Law Offices
   Grand Rapids, Michigan


File: Religious

• Epiphany of the Lord Parish Education & Youth Activity Center
   Katy, Texas


File: Recreational

• The Spa at Cranwell Resort & Golf Club
   Lenox, Massachusetts

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