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Conference Proceedings - Volume 1

Keynote Lectures

Carvais, R. and Nègre, V. The Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers and the Preservation, Dissemination and Innovation of Construction Know-How (1794-1971)

Clarke, L. and Wall, C., Omitted from History: Women in the Building Trades

Giron, F.J., Drawing And Construction Analysis: from Piranesi to Choisy

Ochsendorf, J.A., Engineering Analysis for Construction History: Opportunities and Perils

Session Papers

Abbate, F., The Planning and Building Instruments of Architects in the Late Middle Ages

Addis, B., The Use of Scientific Calculations in Design Procedures for Heating, Ventilation, Daylighting and Acoustics from the Eighteenth Century to the Mid-twentieth Century

Alonso, P.I., Diagrams of a Universal System of Construction in the Work of Konrad Wachsmann: between Representation and Technology

Amici, C., The Basilica of Maxentius in Rome: Innovative Solutions in the Organisation of Construction Process

Anaya, J., Azpilicueta, E. and
Casinello, P., see Jesús, A., Enrique, A. and Pepa, C. below

Antuña, J., The Evolution of the Eduardo Torroja Work’s: Shells with Reinforcement Rings or without

Arce, I., Umayyad Arches, Vaults & Domes: Merging and Re-Creation. Contributions to Early Islamic Construction History

Arciniega, L., Juliana, D. and Trescolí, O., Representation of Architecture in Hispanic Construction during the Modern Age

Arellano, J.F., Earthen Industrial Buildings In The Canal Of Castilla, Eighteenth And Nineteenth Centuries

Bachmann, M., Divine Staging. The Civil Engineering Peculiarities of the Hittite Spring Sanctuary Eflatun Pınar

Baker, N. and Agapio, A., The Production Cycles of the Scottish Construction Industry, 1802-2002

Bardati, F., A Building Site in Early Sixteenth-Century Normandy: the Castle of Gaillon. Organization, Workers, Materials and Technologies

Barthel, R., Maus, H. and Jagfeld, M., Artistry and Ingenuity of Gothic Vaults at the Example of St. Georg in Nördlingen

Beckh, M., Traditional Construction Techniques of the Newars at the Example of Itum Baha Monastery in Kathmandu

Bernabeu Larena, J., The Iron-Wood Composite Section of the Carrousel Bridge in Paris (1834)

Bernabeu, A., Origin of the Collaboration between Engineers and Architects in Great Britain in the Thirties

Bertels, I., The Contractors’ Intellectual Profile: Knowledge and Training of Nineteenth-Century Public Works’ Contractors in 19th Century Antwerp, Belgium

Bertoncini-Sabatini, P., Antoine Chrysostôme Quatremère de Quincy (1755-1849) and the Rediscovery of Polychromy in Grecian Architecture: Colour Techniques and Archaeological Research in the Pages of "Olympian Zeus."

Bodolec, C., Uncommon Public Buildings with Vault with Abutments in the Chinese Landscape of Wooden Construction (Sixteenth-Eighteenth Centuries)

Brucculeri, A., Renewal and Tradition in the Teaching of Building Construction in the Ecole des Beaux-Arts of Paris: the Course of Edouard Arnaud, 1920-1934

Buonopane, S. G., The Roeblings and the Stayed Suspension Bridge: Its Development and Propagation in 19th Century United States

Bustamante, R., Similarities and Differences in Barrel Vaults of Traditional and Stately Houses in the Historic Centre of Arequipa, Perú

Calderini, C., Canziani, A., Lagomarsino, S. and Pittaluga, D., Structural Framework Evolution from the 17th to 20th Century in the Genoa Republic’s Shipyard. Architectural Archaeology Investigates the Layers of the Structure

Calvo López, J., Sixteenth-Century Spanish Cranes and Lázaro de Velasco’s Translation of Vitruvius

Camino, S., Llorente, A., Jové, F. and Sánchez, F., The Subsoil Network of Bridges and Vaults which Cover the Esgueva River Crossing the Town of Valladolid, Spain.

Campa, M.R., “Le Nouvelles Inventions pour Bien Bastir et a Petits Fraiz” by Philibert de l’Orme: a New Way to Conceive Wood Roof Covering

Cano de Gardoqui García, J.L., Juan Bautista de Toledo, Architect and Master Builder at the Monastery of El Escorial

Cantabene, G. , Dodaro, L. and Lippiello, M., “The Repairs to the Dome of the Chapel of St. Gennaro’s Treasure”: an Eighteenth Century Dispute between F. Sanfelice and G. Lucchese

Caston, P., Historic Roof Trusses between 1500 and 1700 in German-Speaking Central Europe: Documentation, Analysis and Development

Ceraldi, C., Ermolli, E.R. and Tempone, V., The Riding School in the Royal Palace of Naples: Transformations in the Timber Covering Structure

Cerutti Fusco, A., Giuseppe Venturoli (1768 - 1846) Hydraulic Engineer in the Papal State

Chamorro, M.A. and Cuenca, B., Ignasi Bosch Reitg (1910 - 1985). The Construction of Brick Vaults during the Post-War Period

Chieti, V., The Role of the Tridimensional Virtual Model in the “Replica” Project of Architectural Elements: the Case of Athenian Neoclassic Academy by Th. Hansen

Chiou, B-S, Traditional Master Carpenter’s Manuals in Taiwan

Chrimes, M., British and Irish Civil Engineers in the Development of Argentina in the Nineteenth Century

Cipriani, B. and Lau, W.W., Construction Techniques in Medieval Cairo: the Domes of Mamluk Mausolea (1250 A.D.-1517A.D.)

Clarke, J., Cones, Not Domes: John Nash and Regency Structural Innovation

Cleary, R., Lessons in Tenuity: Frank Lloyd Wright’s Bridges

Como, M., Conforto, M.L., Ianniruberto, U. and Coccia, S., Historical Static Analysis of the Coliseum

Como, M.T., Analysis of the Statics of the Mycenaean Tholoi

Conchon, A., Road Construction in Eighteenth Century France

Condorelli, S., The Reconstruction of Catania after the Earthquake of 1693

Copani, P., Ancient Wooden Roofs in Sicily: The Heritage of Taormina

Corradi, M., A Short Account of the History of Structural Dynamics between the 19th and 20th Centuries

Cossu, G.P., Technologies in Comparison. Glass Tube Production, Project and Implementation: from the SC Johnson & Son’s Research Laboratory Tower by Wright to Today’s Experimentations

Croizé, J.C., A Time When France Chose to Use Prefabricated Panel Construction Systems: the “4 000 Logements de la Région Parisienne” Programme (1952-1958)

Cross-Rudkin, P., Centres for Large Span Masonry Arch Bridges in Britain to 1833

D’Amato Guerrieri, C. and Fallacara, G., Helicoidal Construction Geometry and Oblique Architectural Arrangement. The Spiral Staircase of the Belvedere and the Argument between de l’Orme and Bramante: Digital Models Compared

Dahmen, J., Moorish Bridges of Andalucia

De Villanueva, L. and Vela, F., The Horseshoe Arch in Toledo

Defilippis, F., Architecture and Stereotomy. The Relation between “Construction Apparatus” and “Decorative Apparatus” in the Cut-Stone Vaults and Domes of Philibert de l’Orme and Andrés de Vandelvira

Delemontey, Y., The MRU Experimental Building Competitions (1947-1951): the Birth of Industrialised Building in France

Durbin, L., Nineteenth Century Tiles. Industrial Mass Production and Construction Methods of Interior Tile Schemes in the Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries

Durmuş Arsan, Z., The Use of Saint-Gobain Glass Roof Tile in New Urban Districts of Turn-of-the-Century Izmir

Eggemann, H., Simplified Design of Composite Columns – Based on a Comparative Study on the Development of Building Regulations in Germany and the United States

Emmanuelle, G., Jean Simon Bonnemain (1743-1830) and the Origins of Hot Water Central Heating

Ewen, S., The Problem of Fire in Nineteenth Century British Cities: the Case of Glasgow

Fallacara, G., Digital Stereotomy and Topological Transformations: Reasoning about Shape Building

Fedorov, S.G., Construction History in the Soviet Union - Russia: 1930-2005 Emergence, Development and Disappearance of a Technical Discipline

Ficarelli, L., Town Morphology: the Relationship between Form and Building. Preservation and Recovery of Dwelling Houses in Historical Centres and in Particular the Double-Reservoir Building Type of Corato (Bari)

Fleury, F. and Lacroix, A., Analysis of the Sub-Rafter (Sous-Arbalétrier) in French Medieval Timberworks

Fontana, L., Molding Earth Outline: Typology, Technology and Morphology of Earth Building