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Patterns 10

Patterns was an occasional, in-house technical journal published by Buro Happold between 1987 and 2011. There were 16 editions of Patterns and 2 special issues.

Considered seminal at the time, Patterns had a significant influence on engineering for several decades. Patterns is reproduced here with the kind permission of Buro Happold because of its historical interest and the impact it has had on the development of engineering theory.

Patterns 10 was published in December 1991.

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The contents of Patterns 10 are:

  • Christmas decorations for Imagination Ltd, London. By Glyn Trippick.
  • The lifting of the Calshot at Ocean Village, Southampton. By Vincent Grant & Paul Ruffles.
  • Banners launch BP shares. By Mike Cook and Ian Liddell.
  • Community building on Iona. By Rod Macdonald.
  • TRAIL computer simulation. By Clive Morrison and John Froud.
  • Rediscovering the city walls and gates of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. By Vincent Grant and Padraic Kelly.
  • The Commerzbank, Frankfurt - a proposal for a green headquarters tower building. By Rudiger Lutz, Tony Mclaughlin, Michael Dickson & Ted Happold.
  • Landslips at Cannons Country Club, Bath. By Isobel Lloyd.
  • Bus shelters given 'street cred'. By Morteza Mohammadi.
  • The Hyperion Airship at EuroDisneyland, Paris. By Ian Liddell, Simon Wright & Ken Carmichael.
  • The Heart Tent - an artform in glass. By Eddie Pugh.
  • Journey to the South Pole. By Ian Liddell.

Patterns is reproduced with the kind permission of --Buro Happold.

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