Copper in Architecture - Design Handbook is a comprehensive resource presenting as much information about copper’s properties, existing technology and application to the educational design and construction field as presently exists. The handbook is part of a multi-faceted program geared to the student, architect or contractor who is involved in the design or installation of copper, brass or bronze as an architectural element.
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Provides a broad background of copper knowledge which serves as a foundation of technical information for the specifier or designer of copper installations. Browse
In its continuing effort to educate the architect, specifier, contractor and owner, CDA maintains a library of interesting and technologically innovative copper projects. These projects include contemporary work highlighting the use of copper in new building construction and renovation in both interior and exterior applications.
This section contains drawings for the proper design and construction of sheet copper details. It is divided into subsections by topic, such as Roofing Systems. Browse
Specifications and Tests
Specifications for copper construction are presented in this section. These documents conform to the format of the AIA MasterSpec. Test reports on various copper systems are also included. Browse
Glossary, Index and References
Additional information on finishes and alloy color chart, and also, glossary, references. Browse