Mid-rise wood: characterization of hygrothermal properties (Report to research consortium for wood and wood-hybrid mid-rise buildings)

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DOIResolve DOI: http://doi.org/10.4224/21274573
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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleClient Report; no. A1-100035-03.4
Physical description18 p.
Subjectwood construction; hygrothermal properties
AbstractTo evaluate the building envelope performance of the generic exterior wall assemblies developed for use in mid-rise wood buildings, hygrothermal properties of materials used in the assemblies are needed as input data for hygrothermal modelling. Hygrothermal properties were developed for fire retardant treated plywood, regular gypsum sheathing, spray polyurethane foam and cross-laminated timber. This report documents results of the hygrothermal property determinations.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada
AffiliationConstruction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
NRC numberRR-376
NPARC number21274573
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Record identifier8706c9a4-9780-4a35-8dea-b020ff40315b
Record created2015-03-17
Record modified2016-10-03
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