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    TIMBER FRAME HOUSES

    Anyone who steps inside a timber-frame, or post-and-beam, house for the first time invariably comes away impressed even a bit awed by what is encountered. The complete structural skeleton of the house is on view, but it's not just any structure: It is like entering a strange yet beautifully natural forest of sturdy wood trunks, graceful limbs, and branches that soar high overhead.

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    FAST CAMPUS FOR SUN

    In just 11 months between preliminary design and occupancy of the first building, Sun Microsystems and the international architecture firm Kaplan McLaughlin Diaz (KMD) created a new corporate campus in the "Silicon Valley" city of Newark, California.

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    Group Says Actions Can Be Taken To Improve Building Response — ENR, 2001.1022 Edition

    Housing Starts Unexpectedly Strong in September — NAHB, 2001.1017

    Newcastle Street To Become A Stream — Architects' Journal, 2001.1017

    Housing Market Index Declines Eight Points In October — Building Online, 2001.1016

    Hud Gives $15 Million in Emergency Funding to NYC Housing Agencies Affected by Terrorist Attacks — HUD News Release, 2001.1016

    Security Is Prime Topic at Airport Architecture Fair — Los Angeles Times, 2001.1016

    Making Buildings Terror-Proof — Chicago Tribune, 2001.1015

    Five Project Management Firms Selected to Oversee School Construction in State's Major Urban Centers — ENR, 2001.1015

    East Bay Hills Homes Destroyed By A 1991 Fire Rose From The Ashes In A Patchwork Of Architectural Styles — San Francisco Chronicle, 2001.1015

    Group Discusses Methods of Building Safer Skyscrapers — Fox News, 2001.1015

    Manager Architects — Economic Times, 2001.1014

    New Projects Are Taking Retail In Different Directions — Washington Business Journal, 2001.1012

    Sundt Develops Safety Device For High-Rise Builders — Phoenix Business Journal, 2001.1012

    Creative Design Helping New Technology To Fit In — Washington Business Journal, 2001.1012

    The Architect as the Client — AIArchitect, 2001.1011 Edition

    NAHB to Offer Free Safety Training on the "Big Four" Jobsite Hazards — NAHB Press Release, 2001.1003

    Architects To Offer WTC Designs As Part Of Build Boston 2001 — Building Online, 2001.1009

    It's Official: Construction Hits a Downturn — Architects' Journal, 2001.1009

    Hud Grant Encourages Changes To Help Increase Housing Opportunities For People With Disabilities — HUD News Release, 2001.1009

    Building for the future — Chicago Tribune, 2001.1009

    Builder to clone French Quarter in Houston — Houston Business Journal, 2001.1008

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