• Published 2011

The Sustainable Engineering Design Model: Necessity or Luxury

@inproceedings{Gibson2011TheSE,
  title={The Sustainable Engineering Design Model: Necessity or Luxury},
  author={Andrew G. Gibson and Dr. S. M. Barrans},
  year={2011}
}
Sustainability in the field of the design of the built environment has been successfully applied for thousands of years, where materials have been reused and recycled. More recently there has been a great emphasis on sustainability in the field of geographic sciences. Engineering design is a vast subject covering an enormous range of disciplines, but sustainability issues have rarely been applied to engineering design. This paper outlines the normally accepted general design model and proposes… CONTINUE READING