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 Birmingham and West Midlands Group of the Victorian Society gives an annual award for good architectural conservation.
Contract award notice: Multi-party framework agreement for integrated design team services for architectural conservation projects
Summary: When the European Union in Lebanon hosted a discussion on architectural conservation and urban heritage in Beirut recently, it staged the event at Villa Paradiso -- a recently restored urban villa in Gemmayzeh that's currently the EU ambassador's residence.
Northumberland and Newcastle Society chairman John Matthews said the architectural conservation group wants the cinema's demolition postponed until developers find a way to incorporate its look into any future build.
Northumberland and Newcastle Society chairman John Matthews says the architectural conservation group wants the cinema's demolition postponed until developers find a way to incorporate its look into any future build.
She studied architecture and has a centre for conservation of historic buildings in Palestine called the Riwaq Centre for Architectural Conservation.
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.
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.
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