Ridging, Shrinkage and Splitting of Built-up Roofing Membranes

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TypeArticle
Journal titleBuilding Research Note
ISSN0701-5232
Volume112
Pages8
SubjectRoofing; built up roofings; bituminous roofings; compressive stresses; tensile stresses; shrinkage; splitting; causes (reasons); Roofs; Roofs
AbstractThis research note gives an explanation of the factors that cause membrane movement. Improvements in the performance can be obtained by restraining the roof membrane at the perimeter and reducing the temperature cycle to which it is exposed.
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LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
NoteAussi disponible en francais: Plissement, Retrecissement et fissuration des membranes multicouches de toitures.
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IdentifierBRN-112
NRC number1677
NPARC number20377045
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Record created2012-07-24
Record modified2016-05-09
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