ERIC Number: ED037894
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1960
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Basalt Rock Co., Inc., Napa, CA.
Diagrammatic explanations of various concepts, processes, details, and potential material usages are presented. Specific material and element topics include--(1) the fabrication process, (2) basic structural components, (3) element usage, and (4) building construction procedures. Examples of the use of related elements are shown for typical school plans. Additional subjects are--(1) earthquake resistance potential, (2) headroom economy, (3) system integration, and (4) stadium construction. Sketches and short notes are used exclusively. (MH)
Descriptors: Cement Industry, Construction Materials, Prefabrication, Prestressed Concrete, School Construction, Structural Building Systems, Structural Elements (Construction)
Basalt Rock Company, Inc., Napa, California
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Basalt Rock Co., Inc., Napa, CA.