Review article

The alternative to high-rise housing. European trends

UDC: 

721

Pages: 

37-46

Annotation: 

The article considers the prospects of application of multi-storey residential buildings in Europe and in Saint-Petersburg. The authors study the evolution of high-rise buildings in Europe, which has taken place for the past 40-50 years. The aesthetics of the city formation, its aspects and trends, identification characteristics of high-rise buildings are taken into consideration. Particular attention is paid to the alternative types of housing in a large city.

Authors: 

Lavrov L. P. Saint-Petersburg State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering

Perov F. V. Saint-Petersburg State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering

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