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 its ability to conduct electricity. While it is suited to many applications most centre around its excellent electrical conductivity (e.g. busbars and...
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...