Article - 23 Sep 2003
The Rockwool RockShield system fulfils the triple function of thermal insulation, weather protection and aesthetic improvement.
Article - 6 Mar 2007
Climate change is placing massive strain on traditional drainage, but the building industry is still wrestling with the implications of having to design and construct flood alleviation systems.
Article - 18 Mar 2019
Robust thermal analysis of building materials and structures is essential to the building and construction industry.
Article - 4 May 2007
In certain specialized applications, thicker galvanized coatings are desirable where the service environment is most aggressive or where access for future maintenance is difficult.
Article - 27 Aug 2019
Alloys are a fusion of metals and non-metallic elements. There are several common combinations of alloys; notably, silver and white copper create sterling silver.
Article - 17 May 2004
Sierra Performance Coatings by Rust-Oleum have been recently introduced as the only high performance industrial and commercial coatings with zero volatile organic compounds (VOC).
Article - 27 Mar 2003
Lead (Pb) has been around since the times of Exodus. Native lead does occur in nature, however, it is rare.
Article - 5 Nov 2012
A hurricane is a violent tropical cyclone with winds moving around a low-pressure area at speeds of about 74 miles per hour.
Article - 16 Sep 2008
Storms, flash floods, hurricanes, and even burst water mains can cause houses and buildings to be flooded.
Article - 17 Oct 2003
This Chapter gives guidance on meeting the Technical Requirements and recommendations for pitched roofs, including trussed rafter and traditional cut roofs, vertical tiling, weatherproofing and...