Based on investigations across Europe and North America, this report addresses the key areas of interest to architects, engineers, manufacturers, installers and building owners. Recommendations are given on the specification of appropriate materials (including insurance and guarantee arrangements), design guidance, installation and maintenance and on the need for training of installers. Areas requiring further research and standardisation are also identified.These materials introduce no new requirements for installation or design and standard techniques can be used without modification. Novel products produced by Alusingen for use in curtain walling are Alucobond Ecoclad, which uses sandwich panels of PVTvcoated ... of Bath in 1989, produced their Standard Guide to Good Practice for Curtain Walling in 19936 and revised it in loose-leaf form in 1996.
|Title||:||Coated Metal Roofing and Cladding|
|Author||:||M. S. Oliver, J. M. Albon, N. K. Garner|
|Publisher||:||Thomas Telford - 1997|