Chapter 40. Construction Materials for Architectural Applications: Comparative Investigation

  1. John B. Wachtman Jr.
  1. DR. Leo Gypen

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470313275.ch40

Proceedings of the 52nd Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 12, Issue 5/6

Proceedings of the 52nd Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 12, Issue 5/6

How to Cite

Gypen, L. (1991) Construction Materials for Architectural Applications: Comparative Investigation, in Proceedings of the 52nd Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 12, Issue 5/6 (ed J. B. Wachtman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470313275.ch40

Author Information

  1. Alliance Enamelsteel Corp. N.V. B-3600 Genk, Belgium

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1991

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470375075

Online ISBN: 9780470313275

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Keywords:

  • construction materials;
  • coilcoat porcelain;
  • galvanized steel;
  • anodized aluminum;
  • mineral fiber cement

Summary

More than a dozen materials used for architectural applications were compared, using standard tests to the extent possible. Results of the comparative investigation are reported.