SYMPOSIA PAPER Published: 01 January 1991

Full-Scale Performance Testing of Curtain Walls


A curtain wall testing procedure is outlined, including aspects of the construction of mock-ups, static and dynamic testing, and on-site field tests. Background comparisons, advantages, and limitations of current static and dynamic test methods are covered. Applicable standards are listed and discussed.

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Sakhnovsky, AA
Construction Research Laboratory, Inc., Miami, FL
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Developed by Committee: E06
Pages: 47–58
DOI: 10.1520/STP20127S
ISBN-EB: 978-0-8031-5158-1
ISBN-13: 978-0-8031-1424-1