Tuesday, May 08, 2007

150) Problems with Older Buildings Fabrics and Finishes and How These Affect Building Structure ***

Mc Gunnigle, I. (1990). Problems with Older Buildings Fabrics and Finishes and How These Affect Building Structure. Proceedings of the Heritage Conserrvation - Now!, Seminar and Workshop on the Principles and Techniques of Architectural Conservation, 25-27 October 1990, Melaka. Ms. 60-74.
  • Defects in buildings in the equatorial region (ms60-61)
  • The reason why things go wrong (ms61-64)
  • Diagnosis of typical causes of defects (ms64-68)
  • Decay mechanism (68-71)
  • Measures to reduce overall problems (ms71-72)
  • Surveys and report writing for a building which is to be restored (ms72-73)
  • Conclusion (ms74)