Architectural conservation


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Architectural conservation

The process of maintaining and/or repairing the materials of a building or structure to reduce or reverse physical deterioration; it includes cleaning, repointing of masonry joints, and reattaching any loose elements.
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The scope of professional services shall include: appropriately qualified members to design and supervise works to a protected structure and include architectural conservation works; the fire certification design works described by the fire officer~~~~s requirements given the listed nature of the building meeting statute obligations pertinent to the provision of the scope of works described above.
The NQ architectural conservation is a one-year, full-time course while the NQ construction and built environment is a brand new course, the only one of its kind in Scotland.
Although the buildings are not listed, they stand within the Strand conservation area and an architectural conservation area, if it is to mean anything whatsoever, must surely imply some measure of protection for the fabric of its historic buildings.
Dubai: Dubai Municipality has received over 300 scientific summaries ahead of next year's architectural conservation conference.
Speaking after a Press conference held to announce the fourth International Architectural Conservation Conference and Exhibition to be held in Dubai in 2016, Bukhash said the emirate will also hold an international seminar on March 25 and 26 to come up with a Dubai Charter on Reconstruction of Heritage Buildings.
He added: "Alderman Stephenson was an advocate for both economic regeneration and architectural conservation - and at times the two were irreconcilable.
commuters from a relatively remote area with due provision for self sustainability; Revitalization of Birzeit Historic Centre in Palestine and Rehabilitation of Tabriz Bazaar, in Iran, both were focused on architectural conservation.
The Department of Archaeology, Architectural Conservation and Cultural Tourism is the section within the Qatar Museums Authority (QMA) in charge of managing, conserving, protecting, enhancing and promoting the archaeology and cultural heritage of Qatar.
He was a leading national figure in the field of architectural conservation and the care of churches and cathedrals.
Amiry is also the founder and the Director of RIWAQ Centre for Architectural Conservation that documents, protects and revives the architectural cultural heritage in Palestine.
DOHA QATAR is rich in archaeologically significant sites, many of which remain waiting to be discovered, according to Prof Sultan Muhesen, a Consultant in the Archaeology, Architectural Conservation and Cultural Tourism Department of the Qatar Museums Authority (QMA).
The recent history of decisions taken by the council on architectural conservation does not exactly indicate a council which fully understands the significance and importance of sustainable conservation.
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