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Historic Preservation pertains to specific actions within a historic district or affecting a historic building whereby building elements and strategies are classifiable into one of the four approaches: preservation, rehabilitation, restoration, or reconstruction.

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Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Headquarters Building, Buildings 33 and Quadrangle Buildings : A Whole Building Design Guide Case Study Jun 19, 2018 Whole Building Design Guide, a program of the National Institute of Building Sciences
Project profile: Ortlieb's Bottling House Apr 19, 2018 AIA Committee on the Environment (COTE)
Project profile: The Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum Apr 19, 2018 AIA Committee on the Environment (COTE)
Project profile: San Francisco Art Institute - Fort Mason Center Pier Apr 19, 2018 AIA Committee on the Environment (COTE)
The Renovation of Louis Kahn's Richards Building: High Performance Historic Preservation Apr 15, 2018 Matthew Chalifoux Principal, EYP Architecture and Engineering
Contingent Contexts in the German Country Schools of Gillespie County, Texas Jun 14, 2017 Ben K. Shacklette, AIA (Texas Tech University)
The Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum : A Whole Building Design Guide Case Study Nov 01, 2016 Whole Building Design Guide, a program of the National Institute of Building Sciences
Best Practice Recommendations for Interior Wall Retrofit for Masonry Construction May 01, 2016 Amy Wylie (Covestro), Andre Desjarlais (Oak Ridge National Lab), Mugdha Mokashi (ArchEcology)
Best Practices for Architectural Coatings Feb 01, 2016 Elizabeth A. Hnatiw, AIA, LEED AP BD+C (principal architect, Hoffmann Architects)
Project profile: Hughes Warehouse Adaptive Reuse Apr 22, 2015 AIA Committee on the Environment (COTE)
Competing Performance Criteria in Renovation and Repurposing of Existing Building Exterior Enclosure Systems Apr 13, 2015 Paul G. Johnson, FAIA, NCARB SmithGroupJJR Inc., Building Technology Studio Leader
Cuba, Historic Preservation: Integrated Community and Policy Apr 06, 2015 Emily Dallmeyer (The University of North Carolina at Charlotte)
Analyzing Energy Saving Retrofit Potential of Historic Homes in Hot-humid Climates Apr 06, 2015 Hazem Rashed-Ali (The University of Texas at San Antonio), William Dupont (The University of Texas at San Antonio), Randall Manteufel (The University of Texas at San Antonio), Tomas Thomson (The University of Texas at San Antonio), Levi Sanciuc (The University of Texas at San Antonio)
Historic Stone Masonry Restoration Feb 01, 2014 Elizabeth A. Campbell, AIA, LEED AP BD+C and Christopher M. DeRosa, Hoffmann Architects
Contexts Speaking: the Earthen Architecture of Two Villages Dec 01, 2011 Kate Wingert-Playdon (Temple University), Dennis G. Playdon (Temple University)
People's Impressions of a Tourist-Historic District Jun 23, 2010 Jenny Ernawati (University of Brawijaya, Indonesia)
Breaking the Hermeneutic Circle: Architectural Conservation as Normative Interpretation Jun 23, 2010 May al-Ibrashy (The British University in Egypt)
Educate, Preserve, Reuse: The Good (Not Great) Garage Buildings of San Francisco Dec 01, 2008 Mark Kessler (University of California, Davis)
Pilot Project to Aid in the Development of a Preservation Plan for Old Acoma Village Dec 01, 2008 Dennis G. Playdon (Temple University), Kate Wingert-Playdon (Temple University)
Historical Hospital Buildings: Should They Be Reused? Nov 01, 2007 H. James Henrichs, AIA (Hobbs+Black Associates)
AIA R/UDAT: Springfield, IL (1979) Apr 30, 1979 AIA Center for Communities by Design