Get the latest information on testing, analysis, development, and design of exterior building wall systems. 20 peer-reviewed papers examine a broad spectrum of topics, including:
Methods to Predict Condensation
Current Standards and Future Considerations
This publication is a valuable resource for architects, engineers, contractors, those involved in materials testing and development, and educators in architectural and engineering departments.
Ambiguities, Changes, and Contradictions in Building Wall Literature
Faith B., Kudder R., Lies K.
The Use of Wind Tunnels to Assist in Cladding Design for Buildings
Conley G., Kilpatrick J., Williams C.
The Importance of Studying Exemplars when Designing Stone Facades
Lewis M., McDonald W.
“Building a Better Wall System”; The Application of ASTM E 2099 “Standard Practice for the Specification and Evaluation of Pre-Construction Laboratory Mockups of Exterior Wall Systems”
Kaskel B., Wegener T.
Evaluation of Seismic Performance of Anchored Brick Veneer Walls
Aliaari M., Hamid A., Memari A.
When Does it Become a Leak? A Case Study
Evaluation of the Condensation Index Rating as Determined using the Proposed Testing Method in the NFRC 500 Draft Procedure
Baker J., Curcija D., Shah B., Wise D.
A New Protocol for the Inspection and Testing of Building Envelope Air Barrier Systems
Boyle B., Knight K., Phillips B.
Stucco Cladding — Lessons Learned from Problematic Facades
Ruggiero S., Spagna F.
Panelized Wall Construction: Design, Testing, and Construction Procedures
Jasinski L., Lindow E.
A Basic Guide to Minimize Sealant Joint Failures in Exterior Building Walls
Erdly J., Gensel R.
Selected Performance Characteristics of a Dual Purpose 100% Acrylic Polymer-Based Coating that Performs as Both a Weather Resistive Component for Exterior Insulation Finish Systems (EIFS), and as an Adhesive for Attachment of the Insulation Board
Konopka K., McKelvey J., O'Brien M., Rimmer J.
Paper ID: STP1422-EB