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    Dimension Stone Use in Building Construction

    Hoigard Kurt, Scheffler Michael
    Published: 2007

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    Twelve peer-reviewed papers demonstrate the continuing advancement in the understanding of dimension stone used in building construction. Topics cover:

    Strength Testing—addresses testing to determine strength characteristics of dimension stone cladding panels.

    Design—covers a wide range of topics, including the advantages and disadvantages of three common dimension stone paving installation techniques; the relationships between stone material strength, anchorage strength, and induced stress states for four common dimension stone cladding anchorage configurations; and more.

    Evaluation and Investigation—provides observations regarding investigations into the causes of dimension stone cladding deterioration and failure.

    Durability—discusses the complex issue of dimension stone durability using three different approaches; a large-scale European research project to investigate the causes of marble and limestone cladding panel bowing, develop preconstruction testing parameters to assess bowing potential, and assess proposed remedial efforts to reduce or inhibit ongoing bowing; and more.

    Committee: C18

    DOI: 10.1520/STP1499-EB

    ISBN-EB: 978-0-8031-6244-0

    ISBN-13: 978-0-8031-4492-7