This review outlines the nature, culture and trends in the building and construction industry. It describes the current building and construction market place and the applications and potential for the wide range of polymer materials available today. This review is accompanied by indexed summaries of papers from the Rapra Polymer Library database to allow the reader to search for information on specific topics.Glass or carbon fibre reinforcement which binds together and spreads any load over a wide area ac Thermosetting resins ... 6.2.3 Durability FRP materials have been used successfully over the past 50 years in a wide range of applications in the ... (2-4) on the design, and in many such cases additional durability may be achieved by the use of a protective coating and/or ... range of different processes have developed for moulding of FRP parts ranging from very simple manual processesanbsp;...
|Title||:||Polymers in Building and Construction|
|Publisher||:||iSmithers Rapra Publishing - 2002|