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A bituminous coating applied in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions. Acrylic-modified cement applied at a minimum rate of 3 pounds per square yard. Floors shall support all dead loads plus the minimum unit live loads as set forth in s.… Continue reading
We can help find the right insulation system to meet your building requirements. The concrete, may be dense, lightweight or with aggregates. Gaps in the insulation can increase thermal transmissions by up to 50%. To improve energy efficiency, structural masonry… Continue reading
When used in schools, concrete masonry can provide the loadbearing walls as well as the building façade. With concrete masonry envelopes and concrete masonry interior walls, school classrooms and other campus buildings are fire-safe. Of these techniques, petrographic examination is central to e more...
The micro-mechanical model can be implemented in any standard finite element program as a user supplied subroutine defining the mechanical behaviour of an equivalent homogenised material. The aim of the research is to implement and validate a reliable and fast… Continue reading
Solid-brick will run lengthwise (horizontal), with occasional rows where the blocks will be installed so you can only see their ends—this irregular crisscross pattern ensures durable structural integrity. Like any masonry, it is durable and fireproof, which can possibly save… Continue reading