Field Studies - Extension to Nova Scotia College of Art

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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleInternal Report, Division of Building Research, National Research Council Canada; Volume 385
Physical description26 p.
AbstractCurrent practice of assessing a masonry mortar for a specific project on the basis of laboratory tests on mortar containing the materials specified for the project is subject to criticism because of disparitybetween laboratory and construction site methods for mixing mortars. Some masonry authorities are suggesting a new approach in the form of mortar specifications based on field testing procedures.Data is required to delineate the disparity between laboratory and field -mixed mortar and also to indicate satisfactory test methods that can be used in the field.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number8006
NPARC number20331461
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Record identifier632897be-2fef-4e8f-8cb2-3af4195d3456
Record created2012-07-18
Record modified2017-05-23
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