WIT Press


The Specification For A Web-based Integrated Document Management System Relating To Building Renovation

Price

Free (open access)

Paper DOI

10.2495/STR010201

Volume

55

Pages

11

Published

2001

Size

1,211 kb

Author(s)

N.G. Connolly & M.M. Keane

Abstract

Building conservation is a growing sector in the conservation industry and improved technical excellence will lead to economies in building renovation. Currently the problems in this area have to do with lack of expert knowledge when it comes to the repair and maintenance of the structures. There is a need for improved knowledge and understanding of the appraisal of historic buildings in accordance with specified standards, which will optimise appropriate economic repair and maintenance strategies. The objectives of this paper are to describe the development of a multimedia database that facilitates the representation of standardised information and processes that are involved in building renovation projects and incorporates: 1. A graphical user inter

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