Rammed Earth Construction: Cutting-Edge Research on Traditional and Modern Rammed Earth is a collection of peer-reviewed papers presented at the First International Conference on Rammed Earth Construction (ICREC2015, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, 10-13 February 2015) by academics, engineers and rammed earth practitioners from around the world. The topics discussed in the book include: ac Construction procedures ac Durability assessment ac Material characterisation ac Seismic design ac Soil suitability ac Structural and thermal performance ac Traditional and stabilised rammed earth structures Rammed Earth Construction: Cutting-Edge Research on Traditional and Modern Rammed Earth will be a valuable reference for academics, engineers and practitioners for describing the state-of-the-art in rammed earth research and understanding.Also evident from the acool-downa period is the difference in the rate of temperature decrease inside the building when ... Similar to the Castleton residence the rammed earth walls are 450 mm thick with 150 mm of polyisocyanurate insulation centrally located. ... A similar home built to Ontario Building Code standards (OBC 2012) would result in a yearly heating requirement of about 130 kWhr/m2. All heatanbsp;...
|Title||:||Rammed Earth Construction|
|Author||:||Daniela Ciancio, Christopher Beckett|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 2015-02-19|