Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Aspects of Building Performance Evaluation


Aspects of Building Performance Evaluation


Aspect
Scale
Technical
(measurement)
Functional
(assessment)
Behavioral
(satisfaction)
Personal experience
(perception)
Urban
Traffic
Roads (pedestrian and vehicular)
Pollution
Noise

Parking
Access (personnel and equipment)



Surroundings (nature and buildings)

Sense of place
Dwelling
Building
Structure
Fire safety
Sanitation
Ventilation
A/C
Building materials
Entrances
Circulation
Corridors
Elevators
Stairs
Organizational
Communication Activities
Utilities





Image
Esthetic quality of exterior and interior
Fire escape
Way finding signs
Crowdedness
Proxemics
Security

Sense of belonging Values
Like and dislike
Image
Meaning
Behavioral maps
Way finding
Room
Acoustics
Lighting (natural and artificial)
Environmental control
A/C
Ventilation
Electric outlets
Cabling
Finishing materials





Storage (type, location, distribution and size)
Amount of space
Area per person
Security
Flexibility (change)
Use frequency
Privacy
Distance
Social interaction
Control of access
Colors
Decorations
Shapes
Details.
Fit
Cognition
Interpretation
Workstation
Lighting (natural and artificial)
Glare and stress
Acoustics
Sound
Computer monitor
Telecommunication
Security
Human factors
Computer monitor
Dimensions
Size
Furniture (chairs and desks)
Seating arrangement
Comfort
Safety





Personal space
Territoriality
Privacy
Social interaction
Mental maps
Fear
Love and hate
Personalization
Stress