grid plan


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grid plan

A city plan in which the streets are laid out in a rectangular pattern of lines forming rectangles of uniform size.
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For group work and informal meetings, semi-enclosed conference/work areas are interspersed with the enclosed offices at strategic "nodes" within the grid plan.
But 15 years later his rival Lysimachus, seized and enlarged the town, established its grid plan typical of Hellenistic cities and named it Nicaea, which it remained throughout the Byzantine era.
Accomplishing all this within an uncomplicated grid plan, owner-architect David McMillen of Portland kept building costs below $40 per square foot in 1984.
The state is on the move with work on laying the 1,544-km two-lane Trans-Arunachal-Highway in progress, while railway and air connectivity is being improved to overcome communication bottlenecks, and the proposed tapping of 57,000 MW hydropower potential when the South Asia Grid plan is in the offing to transmit power to SE Asian countries.
The Marques de Pombal (1699-1782), responsible for rebuilding Lisbon on a heroic grid plan following the catastrophic earthquake of 1755.
Morris was surely drawn to Midtown because there the city's grid plan is most strongly expressed and the rectilinearity of the streets and avenues extrudes upward in modernism's glass-and-steel towers.
The new salary grid plan must be easily implemented and maintained by current staff levels and allow for additional new titles or future negotiated raises.
The test site in the south-west of the US features a network of surfaced roads resembling an urban grid plan, making it an ideal location for testing autonomously driving vehicles in surroundings that are as close to real life as they can be.
Oklahoma Gas & Electric (OG&E) is in the process of implementing the new VVO application as a key initiative in their smart grid plan.
Aberystwyth, unlike less fortunate towns, like Carmarthen, has retained its original grid plan of streets and most of the original Georgian, Victorian, Edwardian buildings and indeed examples of Art Deco are still standing, providing an entertaining series of joyful and varied architectural detail.
The photographs shown here, taken in the Baixa area of Lisbon, which was rebuilt to a grid plan after the 1755 earthquake, give some sense of the great diversity of colours and patterns.
Supply and installation of a new support structure of the projected grid plan and associated bar screen.