Structural Survey: Volume 3 Issue 3


Table of contents

Noise testing of fitted windows

P.H. Allaway

The London branch of a major overseas bank is situated in an office block which has recently been refurbished to a very high standard. The windows were not, however, renewed and…

Undertaking geotechnical investigations

Leonard Threadgold

Introduction The concept of a firm foundation to any stable structure, be it political, financial or physical, is one of the most commonly accepted metaphors in use today. Since…

Façade retention projects — 2

S.L. Goodchild

In the Spring 1984 edition of Structural Survey (Vol 3, No 1), W. F. Hill's paper on façade Retention Projects covered the initial research, detailed surveys and preliminary…

Risks from artificial stone cladding on existing houses

John Griffiths

This note comes from the Building Conservation Trust and is based on a statement issued by the Trust's Technical Committee. The Trust operates the permanent exhibition which is…

Indoor concrete floor refurbishment — A note

A.C. Jolly

Preliminary investigations and design criteria Prior to the specification of any floor materials, the following data should be known — the chemical resistance, the type and the…



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