ERIC Number: ED028604
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1962
Reference Count: 0
Prefinishing of Exterior Building Components. Proceedings of a Conference of the Building Research Institute, Division of Engineering and Industrial Research (Fall 1961).
National Academy of Sciences - National Research Council, Washington, DC.
Current trends in architectural design and construction are described which may affect the prefinishing of exterior building components. Contents include--(1) prefinishing of ferrous metals, (2) prefinishing of nonferrous metals, (3) prefinishing of wood and composition board, (4) prefinishing of masonry concrete block, (5) prefinishing of cementitious materials, (6) economics of prefinished components in industrial construction, and (7) future trends and needed research. A bibliography of previously published Building Research Institute conference proceedings is also included. (RH)
Descriptors: Building Design, Building Systems, Construction Industry, Construction Materials, Economic Factors, Finishing, Prefabrication, Structural Elements (Construction)
Building Research Institute, Division of Engineering and Industrial Research, National Academy of Sciences, National Research Council, 2101 Constitution Ave., N. W., Washington, D. C. ($6.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Academy of Sciences - National Research Council, Washington, DC.