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Most buildings are primarily made of bricks or concrete but require the strategic use of steel for the critical linkage, strength and anchorage required within building systems.
Designed to protect and showcase a restored and operating 19th century steam carousel, the steel and glass Carousel Pavilion plays a cornerstone role in the revitalized Geelong Waterfront.
Galvanized steel can be used in contact with most woods, but some corrosion will occur with Western red cedar and some other green woods, which contain acidic substances.
The Western Link section of the Melboourne City Link Project will provide a long awaited connection between two major arterial roads, the Tullamarine freeway and the West Gate Freeway.
Building materials need care in handling at all stages to prevent unncessary damage.
Proof Grading commences with the preliminary sorting of the ungraded timber being produced by the mill into sub-groups.
These products frequently have higher than normal levels of silicon or phosphorous, which in turn affects the reactivity of the steel and the rate of alloy growth at galvanizing.
Sustainable Development, Sustainability – terms that are often heard but often not fully appreciated.
The multi-award winning 'C' house on Victoria's southern coastline has earned its name because it looks exactly like a slightly flattened alphabetical letter C.
The new Benetton production centre in Treviso, Italy, employs a unique stayed, cable guyed structure to create an unencumbered space totalling over 36,000 square metres.