Repair & renovation of modern buildings
Contents: Let's Refurbish; Problems (Structural and Building Systems Analysis); Diagnosis (Investigations, Testing, Case Studies); Options--Long Term, Short Term, Value Engineering, Performance Specifications, etc.; Documentation; Cost Factors; Site Organizations; Typical Solutions; Is It Worth It? The only practical reference guide on special repair and renovation problems of "modern" buildings. 175 illustrations (100 halftones).
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Steel framed buildings
8 other sections not shown
abseiling access cradle analysis areas assessment balcony beam bill of quantities Birmingham brick cladding brick panels brickwork Building Research Establish building's carbonation carried cavity chloride CM CM concrete frame concrete repairs condition construction contract contractor corrosion cracking cycle cost damage defects deterioration documents dry lined dwellings Edgware Road elements estates example existing factors fixings floor edge floor slab formwork further gable end heating high rise inspection insulation internal investigation joints load log book maintenance manufacturers mastic materials ment method modern buildings mortar mosaic movement necessary operatives options overcladding owners PRC houses precast concrete panels problems produced programme quantity surveyor rebars refurbishment reinforcement reinstatement remedial removal replacement Ronan Point roof safety samples Savigny-Sur-Orge scaffold sealant sequence soffit Solihull solution spalling spandrel specification standard storey structure surface tenants tender testing thermal thermal insulation timber frame users Walsall Wates houses window