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charrette

The intense effort to complete an academic architectural problem within a specified time; from the French word meaning the “cart” that was used to carry the student work at the École des Beaux-Arts to be judged. See also charrette process. See also: Design
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The first charrette for the town of Forfar was undertaken as a parallel mini-competition at the same time (in the interests of affording a quick start to the programme of charrettes) as detailed in the Invitation to Tender documents.
1) A charrette is a meeting in which all stakeholders in a project attempt to resolve conflicts and map solutions.
Certains clients stationnent devant les charrettes pour savourer entierement leur delice.
Ideally, if time and budget allow, the Integrative Design Approach involves several steps beginning with a charrette with the entire team and owner that is about creating alignment and defining metrics for success.
Working with Hassan and a vibrant team of advisers in an architectural design charrette, they designed affordable, expandable new homes.
Concurrent to Exhibition and Conference, IAP-KC has also constituted a Students Design Charrette for IAPex 2012 to highlight some urban issues of Karachi and come up with creative design solutions to help ease the constant dilemma that every citizen of this city faces.
Guest of honour Herve de Charrette, president of the Franco-Arab Chamber of Commerce and Former Foreign Affairs Minister, underlined the privileged bilateral relations between France and UAE and highlighted the leading role played by the Chamber in facilitating and developing the commercial relations and cooperation between France and the 22 countries of the Arab League.
Although the specified time of the charrette was brief, teams were encouraged to develop their designs to as high a level of detail as possible by specifying, at least conceptually, furniture, fixtures, and equipment including plumbing and lighting fixtures; finishes and architectural detailing for floors, walls, ceilings; materials for wall and window coverings, bed linens, upholstery and accessories such as task lamps, art work and carpets.
Based around a working 12th-century watermill, the centre boasts an old-fashioned games arcade, a tractor play area, an animal farm with chicks, ducks, baby rabbits, guinea pigs, goats, sheep, lambs and horses and, what may have interested Zeta-Jones and her husband, it is also now home to La Charrette, Wales' smallest cinema Michael Douglas said before setting out on the month-long holiday: "You've got to believe in heaven for perfect happiness but right now I will take warm seas the same temperature as the air, the freshest seafood, giggles from my kids and a Welsh chuckle.
In addition to the talk and walk, NightSeeing offers a planning charrette, or "Light Planning Workshop," geared towards planning professionals--urban planners and designers, as well as landscape architects--who are working on master-planning projects.
Of the 22 students from the six colleges and universities participating in the fourth annual American Collegiate Retailing Association retail competition or charrette, seven University of Arkansas students were part of the winning first-place and second-place teams.
received on Thursday Herve de Charrette, who is a member of the French