Joint movement in precast concrete panel cladding

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TypeArticle
Journal titleJournal of Testing and Evaluation
ISSN0090-3973
Volume4
Issue2
Pages151156; # of pages: 6
Subjectprecast concrete panels; building movement joints; joints (junctions); thermal expansion; jointing performance; displacement; construction joints; concretes; joint movement; building joint movement; movements in buildings; Concrete
AbstractJoint movements between precast concrete panels were measured on a high-rise building. The movements were correlated to air temperature changes and were statistically evaluated. An experimental coefficient of movement was calculated from the slope of the regression line and the dimension of the panels and was compared to the published linear coefficient of thermal expansion of concrete.
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LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedYes
IdentifierDBR-P-664
NRC number15190
2792
NPARC number20374851
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Record created2012-07-23
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