the burnham plan is a popular name for the 1909 plan of chicago, co-authored by daniel burnham and edward h. bennett.it recommended an integrated series of projects including new and widened streets, parks, new railroad and harbor facilities, and civic buildings.
a polygraph is a device that produces a copy of a piece of writing simultaneously with the creation of the original, using pens and ink.. patented by john isaac hawkins on may 17, 1803, it was most famously used by the third u.s. president, thomas jefferson, who acquired his first polygraph in 1804 and later suggested improvements to charles willson peale, owner of the american rights.
the construction of the rockefeller center complex in new york city was conceived as an urban renewal project in the late 1920s, spearheaded by john d. rockefeller jr. to help revitalize midtown manhattan.rockefeller center is located on one of columbia university's former campuses and is bounded by fifth avenue to the east, sixth avenue avenue of the americas to the west, 48th street to the .
prudential guaranty building in 2013. the three zones of sullivan's design are visible in the large open windows of the ground zone, the thin vertical elements of the office zone, and the arches and curves of the terminating zone at the top of the building.
this guarantees that f always lies on a strht line between a and d, and therefore that the motion of d is a magnified version of the motion of f. d is therefore the point to which the piston rod dh is attached. the addition of the pantograph also made the mechanism shorter and so the building containing the engine could be smaller.
a pantograph or 'pan', or 'panto' is an apparatus mounted on the roof of an electric train, tram or electric bus to collect power through contact with an overhead line. battery electric buses are charged at charging stations.it is a common type of current collector.typically, a single or double wire is used, with the return current running through the rails.
4d bim, an acronym for 4-dimensional building information modeling and a term widely used in the cad industry, refers to the intelligent linking of individual 3d cad components or assemblies with time- or scheduling-related information. the use of the term 4d is intended to refer to the fourth dimension: time, i.e. 4d is 3d plus time schedule. the construction plan of works information with 3 .
the high capacity metro trains are a fleet of electric multiple unit emu trains on order for use by metro trains melbourne on the melbourne rail network. they are due to enter service in mid-2020 and will eventually become the primary rollingstock used in the metro rail tunnel when it opens in 2025.
the state railways of the republic of turkey turkish: türkiye cumhuriyeti devlet demiryolları , abbreviated as tcdd, is a government-owned national railway company responsible with the ownership and maintenance of railway infrastructure in turkey, as well as the planning and construction of new lines.tcdd was formed on 4 june 1929 as part of the nationalisation of railways in turkey.
the pantagraph is a daily newspaper that serves bloomington-normal, illinois, along with 60 communities and eight counties in the central illinois area. its headquarters are in bloomington and it is owned by lee enterprises.the name is derived from the greek words 'panta' and 'grapho,' which has a combined meaning of 'write all things.'
a pantograph greek roots παντ- 'all, every' and γραφ- 'to write', from their original use for copying writing is a mechanical linkage connected in a manner based on parallelograms so that the movement of one pen, in tracing an image, produces identical movements in a second pen. if a line ding is traced by the first point, an .
the urban transportation development corporation ltd. utdc was a crown corporation owned by the government of ontario, canada.it was created in the 1970s as a way to enter what was then expected to be a burgeoning market in advanced light rail mass transit systems. utdc built a respected team of engineers and project managers.
the toronto subway is a rapid transit system serving toronto and the neighbouring city of vaughan in ontario, canada, operated by the toronto transit commission ttc . it is a multimodal rail network consisting of three heavy-capacity rail lines operating predominantly underground, and one elevated medium-capacity rail line.
in architecture, a bay is the space between architectural elements, or a recess or compartment. the term bay comes from old french baee, meaning an opening or hole. the spaces between posts, columns, or buttresses in the length of a building, the division in the widths being called aisles. this meaning also applies to overhead vaults between .
the d las vegas casino hotel is a 34-story, 638-room hotel and casino in downtown las vegas nevada, owned and operated by derek and greg stevens. the d is located at the eastern end of the fremont street experience. it has a 42,000-square-foot 3,900 m 2 casino, several restaurants, a business center, and a pool.
catenary systems are suited to high-speed operations whereas simple wire systems, which are less expensive to build and maintain, are common on light rail or tram streetcar lines, especially on city streets. such vehicles can be fitted with either a pantograph or trolley pole.
the central heating plant is a power station located at 325 13th street, sw in the southwest federal center neighborhood of washington, d.c. which serves most of the united states federal government buildings near the national mall.operated by the general services administration, it was designed by architect paul philippe cret in 1933. at the time of its construction it was the largest such .
an electrical ding is a type of technical ding that shows information about power, lighting, and communication for an engineering or architectural project.any electrical working ding consists of 'lines, symbols, dimensions, and notations to accurately convey an engineering's design to the workers, who install the electrical system on the job'.. a complete set of working dings for .
person-centred planning pcp is a set of approaches designed to assist an individual to plan their life and supports. it is most often used for life planning with people with learning and developmental disabilities, though recently it has been advocated as a method of planning personalised support with many other sections of society who find themselves disempowered by traditional methods of .
over the last five decades there have been various plans for the relocation of marine corps air station futenma, a united states marine corps base located within the urban area of ginowan city pop. 93,661 in okinawa, japan.. local opposition within okinawa regarding the facility has so far hindered efforts to begin construction.
retail floor planning also referred to as floorplanning or inventory financing is a type of short term loan used by retailers to purchase high-cost inventory such as automobiles. these loans are often secured by the inventory purchased as collateral. floor planning is commonly used in new and used car dealerships.