Review of Corrosion Resistance of Metal Components in Masonry Cladding on Buildings

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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleInternal Report (National Research Council Canada. Institute for Research in Construction); no. IRC-IR-640
Physical description66 p.
AbstractThe structural elements of a building most likely to deteriorate are those directly or indirectly exposed to the weather. This includes parking garages, balconies and cladding on buildings. The Structures Laboratory has a research program addressing the latter aspect - the structural durability of the building envelope. The emphasis is on how the building geometry and the environment interact to create sites ocnducive to material damage such as corrosion.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
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NRC numberNRC-IRC-3765
NPARC number20375456
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Record identifier5d97d024-63ac-4916-825f-12d713931406
Record created2012-07-23
Record modified2017-06-14
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