Accession Number : AD0697540
Title : PERFORMANCE SPECIFICATIONS FOR BUILDING COMPONENTS.
Descriptive Note : Current papers,
Corporate Author : BUILDING RESEARCH STATION WATFORD (ENGLAND)
Personal Author(s) : Harrison,H. W.
Report Date : SEP 1969
Pagination or Media Count : 15
Abstract : The paper discusses the purpose of building component performance specifications and their likely conditions of use. A procedure successfully used in preparing a performance specification is described. It is concluded that the use of performance specifications demands a more systematic approach to design that has been common hitherto. (Author)
Descriptors : (*BUILDINGS, STRUCTURAL MEMBERS), (*STRUCTURAL MEMBERS, *SPECIFICATIONS), DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), PHYSICAL PROPERTIES, PROCUREMENT, GREAT BRITAIN
Subject Categories : Structural Engineering and Building Technology
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE