ERIC Number: ED030257
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1960-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Insulated Masonry Cavity Walls. Proceedings of the Research Correlation Conference by the Building Research Institute, Division of Engineering and Industrial Research. (April 1960).
National Academy of Sciences - National Research Council, Washington, DC.
Publication of conference paper texts include --(1) history and development of masonry cavity walls, (2) recent research related to determination of thermal and moisture resistance, (3) wall design and detailing, (4) design for crack prevention, (5) mortar specification characteristics, (6) performance experience with low-rise buildings, (7) performance experience with high-rise buildings, (8) techniques for construction economy, and (9) thermal economics and ultimate costs. Also included are abstracts of each paper, the text of an open forum discussion, and a list of previously published conference proceedings. (MH)
Descriptors: Bricklaying, Building Innovation, Building Trades, Cement Industry, Construction Costs, Construction Industry, Construction Materials, Construction (Process), Masonry, Prefabrication, Specifications, Structural Building Systems, Structural Elements (Construction)
Building Research Institute, Division of Engineering and Industrial Research, 2101 Constitution Avenue, Washington, D.C. ($4.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Academy of Sciences - National Research Council, Washington, DC.