Authors/Contributors

Kiera Phillips

Document Type

Thesis Prep

Publication Date

Fall 2004

Degree

B. ARCH

Keywords

process, steelmaking, Pennsylvania

Language

English

Disciplines

Architecture

Description/Abstract

"Looking at industrial processes and their respective architecture, specifically steels mills, the process housed within the architecture begins to inform the spatial qualities of the structures. The process of steelmaking starts to exhibit itself in the built forms of the steel mill: the ducting of the blast furnace, the exhaust systems of the basic oxygen furnace, the drawn out sheds of rolling mills. Currently, both process and forms of steelmaking have been removed from the site, To fill this void, I propose a new process that creates this relationship between the act of "making" and form."

Additional Information

Advisors: Elizabeth Kamell / Ivan Rupnik

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