Article - 10 May 2004
First order second moment ( FOSM ) analysis was used with a nonlinear moment-rotation model to predict the failure probability of nailed timber connections with gusset plates. Technical Brief.
Article - 23 Apr 2004
A modular Building Kit System is available from Machine Building Systems Ltd.
Article - 10 Feb 2004
It is proposed that the introduction of more European regulations in the form of European Technical Approvals ( ETAs ) for fixings is a benefit, because the existence of a harmonised standard will...
Article - 22 Dec 2003
Grades of timber, their properties and construction applications are discussed. Topic
Article - 19 Sep 2003
The Simpson Company was founded in Oakland, California in 1914 and has been manufacturing timber-to-timber and timber-to-masonry connectors since 1956. Since then, Simpson Strong-Tie Company Inc has...
Article - 2 Apr 2003
Alloys of copper, nickel and zinc, they actually contain no silver. They have applications in electrical contacts, gift and tablewares, mechanical connectors etc.
Article - 31 Mar 2003
Copper is tough and ductile, but is valuable due to its ability to conduct electricity.
News - 27 Mar 2015
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Mechanical Fasteners in Construction Market Report - UK 2015-2019 Analysis" report to their offering.
This report attempts to...
News - 7 Jan 2011
Arrow Fastener Company, LLC, the product line leader in manual and electronic staple and nail guns for the building trade professional and do-it-yourself markets, will feature its new R.E.D.™...
News - 11 Nov 2010
Arrow Fastener Company, LLC, the product line leader in manual, electric staple and brad nail fastening tools for the professional building trades and do-it-yourself markets, has introduced its new...