Flood-proofing of buildings

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DOIResolve DOI: http://doi.org/10.4224/20328553
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Series titleCanadian Building Digest; no. CBD-198
Physical description5 p.
Subjectfloods; protection; buildings; Moisture performance
AbstractDesign of buildings in flood plain areas to reduce potential damage to them from floods is discussed in relation to structural and economic factors. The basic methods of flood- proofing buildings are described and case studies illustrative of the use of flood-proofing are presented.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada. Division of Building Research
AffiliationNational Research Council Canada
NoteAussi disponible en français: Protection des immeubles contre les inondations
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NRC numberNRC-IRC-659
NPARC number20328553
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Record identifier9343724e-9a71-4ebc-8b63-8faa0f20682e
Record created2012-07-18
Record modified2017-07-05
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