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    A&E

    Architecture and Engineering

    In English

    AAH

    Academy on Architecture for Health

    In English

    AAT

    Art and Architecture Thesaurus

    In English

    AAU

    Ambiances Architectures Urbanités

    In French

    ABF

    Architecte des Bâtiments de France

    In French

    ACSA

    Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (www.acsa-arch.org)

    In English

    AERA
    Actions, Études et Recherches sur l’Architecture, l’habitat et la ville

    L’association A.E.R.A. (Actions, Études et Recherches sur l’Architecture, l’Habitat et la Ville) a pour but de promouvoir les réflexions, les recherches et les débats publics autour des questions touchant à l’architecture et à l’aménagement du territoire, en rassemblant ceux qui font la ville (architectes, ingénieurs, collectivités territoriales…), ceux qui la vivent (citoyens) et ceux qui la pensent (anthropologues, sociologues, philosophes, historiens, artistes…), y compris au travers d’un programme expérimental de coopératives d’habitation à vocation sociale et participative.

    In French

    AFFTC
    Air Force Flight Test Center

    The abbreviation AFFTC (Air Force Flight Test Center) includes the abbreviation FT (Flight Test).

    In English

    AFMTC

    Air Force Missile Test Center

    In English

    AFP

    Air Force Plant

    In English

    AFSCF

    Air Force Satellite Control Facility

    In English

    AFSTC
    Air Force Satellite Test Center

    The abbreviation AFSTC (Air Force Satellite Test Center) includes the abbreviation STC (Satellite Test Center).

    In English

    AFSTC

    Air Force Space Technology Center

    In English

    AIA

    American Institute of Architects (www.aia.org)

    In English

    AinB

    Associatie van Interieurarchitecten van België (www.ainb.be)

    In Dutch

    AJIBAT

    Association des Journalistes de l’Habitat et de la Ville

    In French

    AJP

    Association des Journalistes du Patrimoine

    In French

    AMC

    Architecture Mouvement Continuité

    In French

    AMF

    Abort Motor Facility

    In English

    AMTF
    Acoustic Model Test Facility

    The abbreviation AMTF (Acoustic Model Test Facility) includes the abbreviation TF (Test Facility).

    In English

    APRP

    Architectural Practice Research Project

    In English

      ARAGOB

      Unidad de Arquitectura Bioclimatica - Gobierno de Aragón

      In Spanish

      ASAI
      Association Suisse des Architectes d'Intérieur

      = VSI | Vereinigung Schweizer Innenarchitekten/architektinnen | In German
      = ASAI | Associazione Svizzera degli Architetti d'Interni | In Italian

      In French

      ASAI
      Associazione Svizzera degli Architetti d'Interni

      = VSI (see above)

      In Italian

      ASEA

      American Society of Engineers and Architects

      In English

      ASFP
      Arquitectos Sem Fronteiras Portugal

      = ASFP | Architectes Sans Frontières - Portugal | In French

      In Portuguese

      ASFP
      Architectes Sans Frontières - Portugal

      = ASFP (see above)

      In French

      ASID

      American Society of Interior Designers

      In English

      ASTF
      Aeropropulsion System Test Facility

      The abbreviation ASTF (Aeropropulsion System Test Facility) includes the abbreviation TF (Test Facility).

      In English

      ATAM

      Architecture Tradeoff Analysis Method

      In English

      AVAP

      Aire de mise en Valeur de l’Architecture et du Patrimoine

      In French

      AWF

      Architects Without Frontiers Australia (www.architectswithoutfrontiers.com.au)

      In English

      BAN

      Bâtiment des Auxiliaires Nucléaires

      In French

      BANEDA

      BÂtiment National Destiné à l'Entreposage des Déchets Activés

      In French

      BAS

      Bâtiment des Auxiliaires de Sauvegarde

      In French

      BBC

      Bâtiment Basse Consommation

      In French

      BDIA

      Bund Deutscher Innenarchitekten (www.bdia.de)

      In German

      BDP

      Building Design Partnership

      In English

      BEB

      Biomedical Education Building

      In English

      BK

      Bâtiment Combustible

      In French

      BMB

      Base Maintenance Building

      In English

      BMB
      Bench Maintenance Building

      The abbreviation BMB (Bench Maintenance Building) includes the abbreviation BM (Bench Maintenance).

      In English

      BNI

      Beroepsvereniging Nederlandse Interieurarchitecten

      In Dutch

      BÖIA

      Bund Österreichischer Innenarchitekten (www.innenarchitekten.at)

      In German

      BR

      Bâtiment Réacteur

      In French

      BRB

      Biomedical Research Building

      In English

      CAFB

      Chanute Air Force Base

      In English

      CAUE

      Conseil en Architecture, Urbanisme et Environnement

      In French

      CAUE

      Conseil d'Architecture, d'Urbanisme et de l'Environnement

      In French

      CCAFS

      Cape Canaveral Air Force Station

      In English

      CCF

      Central Computer Facility

      In English

      CDCAS

      Centrul de Documentare pentru Construcţii, Arhitectură, Urbanism şi Amenajarea Teritoriului

      In Romanian

      CDU

      Centre de Documentation de l'Urbanisme (www.cdu.urbanisme.equipement.gouv.fr)

      In French

      CGDI

      Consejo General de los colegios oficiales de Decoradores Diseñadores de Interior

      In Spanish

      CIAM

      Congrès International d’Architecture Moderne

      In French

      CMN

      Centre des Monuments Nationaux (https://www.monuments-nationaux.fr/)

      In French

      CNIT

      Centre des Nouvelles Industries et Technologies

      In French

      CO

      Centra Oficejo

      In Esperanto

      COB

      Communications Office Building

      In English

      COFAC

      Construction Facility

      In English

      CORP

      Competence Center of Urban and Regional Planning

      In English

      CPF

      Central Processing Facility

      In English

      CRENAU

      Centre de Recherche Nantais Architectures Urbanités

      In French

      CREPAUC

      Centre Régional d'Éducation Permanente en Architecture, Urbanisme et Construction

      In French

      CSB

      Complex Support Building

      In English

      CSTC

      Consolidated Space Test Center

      In English

      DALI

      Digits, Architectures et Logiciels Informatiques

      In French

      DAPA

      Direction de l'Architecture et du Patrimoine

      In French

      DDTF
      Dynamic Docking Test Facility

      The abbreviation DDTF (Dynamic Docking Test Facility) includes the abbreviation TF (Test Facility).

      In English

      DEF

      Development and Evaluation Facility

      In English

      DF

      Disassembly Facility

      In English

      DGUHC

      Direction Générale de l'Urbanisme, de l'Habitat et de la Construction

      In French

      DSTF
      Delta Spin Test Facility

      The abbreviation DSTF (Delta Spin Test Facility) includes abbreviations STF (Spin Test Facility) and TF (Test Facility).

      In English

      EAFB

      Eglin Air Force Base

      In English

      EAFB

      Ellington Air Force Base

      In English

      EAPLV

      École d'Architecture de Paris-La Villette (www.paris-lavillette.archi.fr)

      In French

      EAUE

      European Academy of the Urban Environment (www.eaue.de)

      In English

      ECIA

      European Council of Interior Architects (https://ecia.net/)

      In English

      EETB

      Electronic/Electrical Termination Building

      In English

      ENSA

      École Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture

      In French

      EPSTF
      Electrical Power System Test Facility

      The abbreviation EPSTF (Electrical Power System Test Facility) includes the abbreviation TF (Test Facility).

      In English

      ESTF
      Electronic System Test Facility

      The abbreviation ESTF (Electronic System Test Facility) includes the abbreviation TF (Test Facility).

      In English

      ETF
      Eglin Test Facility

      The abbreviation ETF (Eglin Test Facility) includes the abbreviation TF (Test Facility).

      In English

      ETSAB

      Escola Tècnica Superior d'Arquitectura de Barcelona (www.etsab.upc.edu)

      In Spanish

      ETSAV

      Escola Tècnica Superior d'Arquitectura del Vallès (www.etsav.upc.edu)

      In Spanish

      FAFS

      Falcon Air Force Station

      In English

      FCSTF
      Fuel Cell System Test Facility

      The abbreviation FCSTF (Fuel Cell System Test Facility) includes the abbreviation TF (Test Facility).

      In English

      FCTB

      Flight Crew Training Building

      In English

      FCTF
      Fuel Cell Test Facility

      The abbreviation FCTF (Fuel Cell Test Facility) includes the abbreviation TF (Test Facility).

      In English

      FGW

      Forschungsgesellschaft für Wohnen, Bauen und Planen (www.fgw.at)

      In German

      FHI

      Félaghúsgagna- og innanhússarkitekta

      In Icelandic

      FNAFU

      Fonds National d'Aménagement Foncier et d'Urbanisme

      In French

      FNCAUE

      Fédération Nationale des Conseils d'Architecture, d'Urbanisme et de l'Environnement (www.fncaue.fr)

      In French

      FND

      Fédération Nationale de la Décoration

      In French

      FNSAI

      Fédération Nationale des Syndicats d'Architectes d'Intérieur

      In French

      FNSAI

      Fédération Nationale des Syndicats d'Architectes d'Intérieur

      In French

      FOB

      Flight Operations Building

      In English

      FTC

      Florida Test Center

      In English

      GMA

      Geneviève Molin Aménagements

      In French

      GSPF

      Ground Software Production Facility

      In English

      GTB

      Gestion Technique de Bâtiment

      In French

      GTF
      Ground Test Facility

      The abbreviation GTF (Ground Test Facility) includes abbreviations GT (Ground Test) and TF (Test Facility).

      In English

      HELSTF
      High Energy Laser Systems Test Facility

      The abbreviation HELSTF (High Energy Laser Systems Test Facility) includes the abbreviation TF (Test Facility).

      In English

      HFTF
      Horizontal Flight Test Facility

      The abbreviation HFTF (Horizontal Flight Test Facility) includes abbreviations FT (Flight Test), HFT (Horizontal Flight Test) and TF (Test Facility).

      In English

      HMA

      Hypergolic Maintenance Area

      In English

      HMCF

      Hypergolic Maintenance and Checkout Facility

      In English

      HMF

      Hypergolic Maintenance Facility

      In English

      HPF

      Horizontal Processing Facility

      In English

      HSF

      Hypergolic Servicing Facility

      In English

      HSTF
      Hypergolic System Test Facility

      The abbreviation HSTF (Hypergolic System Test Facility) includes the abbreviation TF (Test Facility).

      In English

      HYBVENT

      Hybride ventilatie in kantoor- en schoolgebouwen

      In Dutch

      IDI

      Institute of Designers in Ireland (www.idi-design.ie)

      In English

      IDM

      Interior Design Management

      In English

        IMTF
        Integrated Manufacturing Test Facility

        The abbreviation IMTF (Integrated Manufacturing Test Facility) includes the abbreviation TF (Test Facility).

        In English

        INTF
        Interim National Test Facility

        The abbreviation INTF (Interim National Test Facility) includes abbreviations NTF (National Test Facility) and TF (Test Facility).

        In English

        JAE

        Journal of Architectural Education

        In English

        JTB

        Jean-Thibaut Bernard

        In French

        KTF
        Kauai Test Facility

        The abbreviation KTF (Kauai Test Facility) includes the abbreviation TF (Test Facility).

        In English

        LACB

        Landing Aids Control Building

        In English

        LETF
        Launch Equipment Test Facility

        The abbreviation LETF (Launch Equipment Test Facility) includes the abbreviation TF (Test Facility).

        In English

        LOB
        Launch Operations Building

        The abbreviation LOB (Launch Operations Building) includes the abbreviation LO (Launch Operations).

        In English

        LOCB
        Launch Operations Control Building

        The abbreviation LOCB (Launch Operations Control Building) includes the abbreviation LO (Launch Operations).

        In English

        LSB

        Launch Support Building

        In English

        LSF

        Laboratory Simulation Facility

        In English

        MAB

        Missile Assembly Building

        In English

        MAV

        Maison de l'Architecture et de la Ville

        In French

        MCF

        Mission Control Facility

        In English

        MICB

        Meck Island Control Building

        In English

        MIF

        Module Integration Facility

        In English

        MOCF
        Mission Operations Computational Facility

        The abbreviation MOCF (Mission Operations Computational Facility) includes the abbreviation MO (Mission Operations).

        In English

        MPTF
        Main Propulsion Test Facility

        The abbreviation MPTF (Main Propulsion Test Facility) includes the abbreviation TF (Test Facility).

        In English

        MRTFB
        Major Range and Test Facility Base

        The abbreviation MRTFB (Major Range and Test Facility Base) includes the abbreviation TF (Test Facility).

        In English

        MSIF

        Multisystem Integration Facility

        In English

        MSOB

        Manned Spacecraft Operations Building

        In English

        NATF
        Naval Air Test Facility

        The abbreviation NATF (Naval Air Test Facility) includes the abbreviation TF (Test Facility).

        In English

        NAV

        Nationaal Architekten Verbond (www.nav.be)

        In Dutch

        NCIDQ

        National Council for Interior Design Certification

        In English

        NDTF
        Nondestructive Test Facility

        The abbreviation NDTF (Nondestructive Test Facility) includes the abbreviation TF (Test Facility).

        In English

        NIL

        Norske interiør-arkitekters og møbeldesigneres landsforening

        In Norwegian

        NSC

        Natural Sciences Complex

        In English

        NTF
        National Test Facility

        The abbreviation NTF (National Test Facility) is included in the abbreviation INTF (Interim National Test Facility), and it includes the abbreviation TF (Test Facility).

        In English

        NVAFB
        North Vandenberg Air Force Base

        The abbreviation NVAFB (North Vandenberg Air Force Base) includes the abbreviation VAFB (Vandenberg Air Force Base).

        In English

        OAR

        Ordinul Arhitectilor din România

        In Romanian

        OMRF

        Orbiter Maintenance and Refurbishment Facility

        In English

        OPR

        Observatoire du Patrimoine Religieux

        In French

        ORU

        Opération de Rénovation Urbaine

        In French

        OSTF
        Off-Site Test Facility

        The abbreviation OSTF (Off-Site Test Facility) includes the abbreviation TF (Test Facility).

        In English

        PAVE

        Profession Architecture, Ville et Environnement

        In French

        PIB

        Pyrotechnic Installation Building

        In English

        PMF
        Program Management Facility

        The abbreviation PMF (Program Management Facility) includes the abbreviation PM (Program Management).

        In English

        PMSV

        Plan de Sauvegarde et de Mise en Valeur

        In French

        PRB

        Parachute Refurbishment Building

        In English

        PSF

        Processing and Staging Facility

        In English

        PSF

        Processing and Storage Facility

        In English

        PUCA

        Plan Urbanisme, Construction, Architecture

        In French

        REVIVAL

        Retrofitting for Environmental Viability Improvement of Valued Architectural Landmarks

        In English

        RIA

        Rakennusinsinöörit ja -arkkitehdit

        In Finnish

        RIAS

        Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland (www.rias.org.uk)

        In English

        SAB

        Satellite Assembly Building

        In English

        SAB

        Shuttle Assembly Building

        In English

        SAB

        Spacecraft Assembly Building

        In English

        SAB

        Storage and Assembly Building

        In English

        SAH

        Society of Architectural Historians

        In English

        SAMTEC

        Space And Missile Test Center

        In English

        SDA

        Service Départemental de l'Architecture

        In French

        SDF

        Shuttle Development Facility

        In English

        SDPC

        Shuttle Data Processing Complex

        In English

        SEB

        Support Equipment Building

        In English

        SETF
        Small-Engine Test Facility

        The abbreviation SETF (Small-Engine Test Facility) includes the abbreviation TF (Test Facility).

        In English

        SFTF
        Static Firing Test Facility

        The abbreviation SFTF (Static Firing Test Facility) includes abbreviations SF (Static Firing), TF (Test Facility) and AMF (Apogee Motor Firing).

        In English

        SIA
        Société suisse des Ingénieurs et des Architectes (https://www.sia.ch/fr/)

        = SIA | Schweizerischer Ingenieur- und Architekten-Verein | In German

        In French

        SIA
        Schweizerischer Ingenieur- und Architekten-Verein (https://www.sia.ch/de/)

        = SIA (see above)

        In German

        SIF

        Systems Integration Facility

        In English

        SIO

        Sisustusarkkitehdit Inredningsarkitekterna

        In Finnish

        SLF

        Shuttle Landing Facility

        In English

        SMAB

        Solid Motor Assembly Building

        In English

        SPF

        Software Production Facility

        In English

        SQS

        Structure Quadrangulaire Sommitale

        In French

        SRBAB

        SRB Assembly Building

        In English

        SRF

        Shuttle Refurbishment Facility

        In English

        SSPF

        Space Shuttle Programming Facility

        In English

        SSPTF
        Santa Susana Propulsion Test Facility

        The abbreviation SSPTF (Santa Susana Propulsion Test Facility) includes the abbreviation TF (Test Facility).

        In English

        STC

        Stennis Test Center

        In English

        STC
        Satellite Test Center

        The abbreviation STC (Satellite Test Center) is included in the abbreviation AFSTC (Air Force Satellite Test Center).

        In English

        STF
        Satellite Test Facility

        The abbreviation STF (Satellite Test Facility) includes the abbreviation TF (Test Facility).

        In English

        STF
        Spin Test Facility

        The abbreviation STF (Spin Test Facility) is included in the abbreviation DSTF (Delta Spin Test Facility), and it includes the abbreviation TF (Test Facility).

        In English

        SVAB

        Shuttle Vehicle Assembly Building

        In English

        TCA
        Terre Cuite Architecturale

        The abbreviation TCA (Terre Cuite Architecturale) includes the abbreviation TC (Terre Cuite).

        In French

        TF
        Test Facility

        The abbreviation TF (Test Facility) is included in abbreviations such as AMTF (Acoustic Model Test Facility), ASTF (Aeropropulsion System Test Facility), DDTF (Dynamic Docking Test Facility), EPSTF (Electrical Power System Test Facility), ESTF (Electronic System Test Facility), ETF (Eglin Test Facility), FCSTF (Fuel Cell System Test Facility), FCTF (Fuel Cell Test Facility), GTF (Ground Test Facility), HFTF (Horizontal Flight Test Facility), HSTF (Hypergolic System Test Facility), IMTF (Integrated Manufacturing Test Facility), INTF (Interim National Test Facility), KTF (Kauai Test Facility), LETF (Launch Equipment Test Facility), MPTF (Main Propulsion Test Facility), MRTFB (Major Range and Test Facility Base), NATF (Naval Air Test Facility), NDTF (Nondestructive Test Facility), NTF (National Test Facility), OSTF (Off-Site Test Facility), SETF (Small-Engine Test Facility), SFTF (Static Firing Test Facility), SSPTF (Santa Susana Propulsion Test Facility), STF (Satellite Test Facility), STF (Spin Test Facility), TFU (Test Facility Utilization), UTF (Underwater Test Facility), VATF (Vibration and Acoustic Test Facility), VTF (Vertical Test Facility), WETF (Weightless Environment Test Facility), WSTF (White Sands Test Facility), DSTF (Delta Spin Test Facility) and HELSTF (High Energy Laser Systems Test Facility).

        In English

        TFU
        Test Facility Utilization

        The abbreviation TFU (Test Facility Utilization) includes the abbreviation TF (Test Facility).

        In English

        UA

        Unité Architecturale

        In French

        UIA

        Union Internationale des Architectes (www.uia-architectes.org)

        In French

        UTF
        Underwater Test Facility

        The abbreviation UTF (Underwater Test Facility) includes the abbreviation TF (Test Facility).

        In English

        VAB

        Vehicle Assembly Building

        In English

        VAB

        Vertical Assembly Building

        In English

        VAIB

        Vehicle Assembly and Integration Building

        In English

        VATF
        Vibration and Acoustic Test Facility

        The abbreviation VATF (Vibration and Acoustic Test Facility) includes the abbreviation TF (Test Facility).

        In English

        VIB

        Vertical Integration Building

        In English

        VIB

        Vehicle Integration Building

        In English

        VIBA

        Vereniging Integrale Biologische Architectuur

        In Dutch

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