Article - 20 Jun 2007
Refractory fixings are manufactured for the heat treatment industry for the retainig of castables and brick linings.
Article - 8 May 2003
Reports on tests of various brands of fibreglass duct liners with and without biocides installed within ducts which were exposed to high relative humidity, excess moisture and nutrient. Abstract.
Article - 30 May 2007
This type of construction has been used successfully overseas for a number of decades.
Article - 30 May 2003
Three winning projects – a seven storey riverside apartment block at Woolwich Manor Way, a commercial building at the Open University, and Central House, a multi-storey development of apartments in...
Article - 6 Jun 2007
Plywood is made by slicing wood into thin veneers and gluing the veeners together to form a sheet.
Article - 23 Apr 2004
A description of the tests carried out by Marshalls to demonstrate the performance of their fibre reinforced paving slabs. Article.
Article - 25 Mar 2003
The use of plastics and rubbers in building is increasing. Some applications such as pipes and gutters, roofing, cladding panels, anti-vibration mounts, sound insulation, thermal insulation and window...
Article - 11 May 2007
In the production of timber, there is a requirement to ensure that timber has the dimensions and shape that will enable it to do its job properly.
Article - 8 Apr 2004
Article - 19 Jan 2004
British Steel has tried many different materials over the years to withstand the impact of a continuous stream of lens shaped pieces of pig iron wearing 15kg each at 800ºC dropping 5 metres into a...