Tag Archive for Tag: Systems Design

Tag: Systems Design Execution of Systems Design

The basic traditional design procedure (Art. 1.3), which has been widely used for many years, and commonly used variations of it have resulted in many excellent buildings. It needs improvement, however, because clients cannot be certain that its use gives the best value for the money or that the required performance could not have been attained at lower cost. The uncertainty arises because historically:

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Tag: Systems Design Systems Design and Analysis

Systems design comprises a logical series of steps that leads to the best decision for a given set of conditions. The procedure requires: Analysis of a building as a system. Synthesis, or selection of components, to form a system that meets specific objectives while subject to constraints, or variables controllable by designers. Appraisal of system performance, including comparisons with alternative systems.

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