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  • durability: building envelope
  • envelope
  • envelope materials
  • life cycle assessment (LCA)

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    durability: materials and components

    Web Links (3): Notes
      This link was checked on Dec. 2006BTC - Buildings Technology Center
      "to identify, develop, and deploy sustainable and energy-efficient building system technologies by forming partnerships between the public sector and private industry for analysis, well-characterized experiments, technology development, and market outreach. "

      This link was checked on Dec. 2006Buildings Envelope Technology Roadmap- BETR
      ˇ°DOE releases Buildings Envelope Technology Roadmap, and reports on progress fulfilling Window Industry Technology Roadmap.

      This link was checked on Dec. 2006Wood Durability web site
      "offering up-to-date information to help wood users get the most life out of wood construction products", provided by the Canadian Wood Council and Forintek Canada Corp.

    Related References (8)
    An example of application of limit state approach for reliability analysis of moisture performance of a building component, by Pietrzyk, K., Kurkinen, K., Hagentoft,, 2004
    by HAM
    Durability control by means of hygrothermal history in building components, by Kurkinen, K. and Hagentoft, C., 2002
    Durability of Building Materials and Components 8, by Lacasse, M. A. and D. J. Vanier, 1999
    use service life prediction on wood
    Durability of wood, by ?deen, K. and J. Nor¨¦n, 1999
    Guide and bibliography to service life and durability research for buildings and components, by Sj?str?m, C. (Ed), 2004
    sheathing materials
    Mold and decay resistance of common sheathing materials, by Laks, P. E., G. M. Larkin, and E. Keranen, 1999
    historic timber roof
    The problem of the durability of materials used in the rehabilitation of historic timber roofs- rehabilitation of historic timber roofs, by Cestari, C. B. and S. Cravero And S. C. C. Lombardi, 1999
    Wood durability issues on the long-term performance of wood in service, by Quarles, S. L. and Tully, D.F, 0

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