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Forensic Construction

 Well Built

  • Well Built?
  • A Forensic Approach to the Prevention, Diagnosis and Cure of Building Defects

Bringing technical, practical and legal aspects of building defects together for the first time in one volume, this book provides practical guidance through the minefield of building defects and disputes.

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  • Spanish Building Defects A residents’ committee who represented the occupants of 22 high-rise blocks of shared-ownership, ‘low-cost’ housing built on land reclaimed from the Mediterranean, looked to expertese to help ...
    Posted 4 Dec 2012, 10:49 by robert evans
  • Displaced Cladding A cladding system designed to accommodate differential movements between an aluminium frame and metal-faced insulation-cored cladding panels experienced gradual displacement of building components as the gaskets snaked their ...
    Posted 20 Sep 2012, 02:18 by robert evans
  • Lead Roof Corrosion A recent investigation revealed an oversight in roof design. The construction under investigation had wide lead gutters behind masonry parapets. These gutter formed part of the roof and are in ...
    Posted 25 Mar 2020, 10:20 by Robert Evans
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